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Ensemble

Exuberant Performance

J S Bach choral music
impresses MIKE WHEELER

 

Paradoxical as it may seem, J S Bach's Magnificat is a remarkably concise work, given the scale on which he was working. This struck me for the first time, listening to Derby Bach Choir's exuberant performance with conductor Richard Roddis (Derby Cathedral, Derby, UK, 1 April 2017).

The opening chorus had real vigour, even though the overall balance took a little while to settle...

Copyright © 13 April 2017 Mike Wheeler,
Derby UK

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JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH

MAGNIFICAT

CHRISTMAS ORATORIO

DERBY BACH CHOIR

RICHARD RODDIS

CHORAL MUSIC

ORCHESTRAL MUSIC

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