Sellars and Rattle Retell Bach’s St John with Power and Passion

United KingdomUnited Kingdom J.S. Bach, St John’s Passion: Choir (Simon Halsey, chorus master) and Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment / Sir Simon Rattle (conductor). Royal Festival Hall, London, 2.4.2019. (CSa)

Christine Rice, George Nigl, Roderick Williams & Mark Padmore
in QAE’s St John Passion (c) Tristram Kenton

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John Butt and the BBCSO Struggle to Reach Bach’s Musical Summit

United KingdomUnited Kingdom JS Bach, Mass in B minor: Joanne Lunn (soprano), Mary Bevan (soprano), Alex Potter (countertenor), Samuel Boden (tenor), Edward Grint (bass-baritone), BBC Symphony Chorus, (director: Neil Ferris), BBC Symphony Orchestra / John Butt (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 2.2.2019. (CSa)

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