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Lively and Joyful

Vivaldi, J S Bach and Handel from The Sixteen,
reviewed by MIKE WHEELER

 

J S Bach's so-called 'Lutheran' masses — settings of the Kyrie and Gloria only — have been neglected for too long. They all recycle music from his cantatas, which once put them on the wrong side of puritanical hang-ups about baroque composers re-using music from other works. Now that these are largely behind us, they're getting their rightful share of attention...

Copyright © 10 February 2018 Mike Wheeler,
Derby UK

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THE SIXTEEN

ANTONIO VIVALDI

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH

GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL

DERBY CATHEDRAL

DERBY

UNITED KINGDOM

CHORAL MUSIC

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