French classical and opera singer (contralto) and conductor Nathalie Stutzmann records “Erbarme dich” from Johann Sebastian Bach’s Matthäus-Passion (St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244 at Metz Arsenal. Orfeo 55, the chamber orchestra founded by Stutzmann herself accompanies her during the recording. This piece features in their album “Une cantate imaginaire” released in 2012. Video by OFF […]
German baroque music orchestra Freiburger Barockorchester performs Johann Sebastian Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos (BWV 1046–1051, original title: Six Concerts à plusieurs instruments), a collection of six instrumental works. These concerti are widely considered as some of the best orchestral compositions of the Baroque era. Recorded at the Hall of Mirrors, Palace of Köthen, 23-26 March 2000. […]
Georgian classical pianist sisters Khatia and Gvantsa Buniatishvili perform Johann Sebastian Bach’s Concerto in C minor, BWV 1062. It is originally scored for two harpsichords, two violins, viola and continuo (cello, violone). Harpsichord parts have been played with the piano here.
Accompanied by the bayerische kammerphilharmonie, French cellist Xavier Phillips (born 1971) performs Luigi Boccherini’s Cello Concerto No. 9 in B flat Major, G.482. Conductor: Philip Greenberg.
Widely considered one of the greatest violinists of the 20th century, American-born violinist and conductor Yehudi Menuhin and the Canadian pianist Glenn Gould, who became one of the best-known and most celebrated classical pianists of the 20th century, perform Johann Sebastian Bach’s Sonata No. 4 in C Minor for Violin and Harpsichord, BWV 1017. It […]
German baroque music ensemble Hofkapelle München performs Johann Sebastian Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G Major, BWV 1049. 1st violin and conductor: Rudiger Lotter. Recorded on March 27, 2016, at Het Zondagochtend Concert in the Royal Concertgebouw concert hall, Amsterdam.
Conducted by Sir John Eliot Gardiner, the English Baroque Soloists and Monteverdi Choir perform Bach and Handel. Recorded live on June 22, 2014 during the Versailles Festival at the Palace of Versailles.
California based early music ensemble Voices of Music performs Johann Sebastian Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 with original instruments. Recorded at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, Belvedere, California.
Belgian baroque ensemble Il Gardellino performs Johann Sebastian Bach’s Concerto for Violin and Oboe in c minor, BWV 1060R. While the existing score is in the form of a concerto for harpsichord and strings (BWV 1060), Bach scholars believe it to be a transcription of a lost double concerto in D minor; a reconstructed arrangement […]
Croatian Baroque Ensemble, an ensemble specialized for historically authentic interpretations of Baroque music, performs Johann Sebastian Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No.5 in D major, BWV 1050. Live and HD video recorded on November 21, 2010 at the Croatian Music Institute in Zagreb.