Music and Vision homepage Something for classical music enthusiasts every day at Music and Vision

 

Ensemble

Properly Exultant

Bach's 'Christmas Oratorio' in Derby Cathedral,
enjoyed by MIKE WHEELER

 

J S Bach's Christmas Oratorio is still, even now, unfairly overshadowed by his two great Passion settings on the one hand, and Handel's Messiah on the other. So this performance by Derby Bach Choir and conductor Richard Roddis was a timely reminder of what a delightful work it is — Derby Cathedral, Derby, UK, 24 November 2018.

On this occasion we heard Parts 1, 2, 3 and 6, sung in German...

Copyright © 6 December 2018 Mike Wheeler,
Derby UK

-------

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH

DERBY CATHEDRAL

DERBY

UNITED KINGDOM

CHORAL MUSIC

VOCAL MUSIC

CHRISTMAS

 << M&V home       Concert reviews        Martyn Brabbins >>

 

'Elgar and Chivalry' by Robert Anderson - available now from Elgar.org