Vocal Concert

Oratorio de Noël

Laurence Equilbey

Grande salle Pierre BoulezGrande salle Pierre Boulez © W. Beaucardet
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Saturday, 17 December 2016 — 5:00pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique

Program

  • Johann Sebastian Bach
    Oratorio de Noël (parties I, II, III)

Distribution

  • Accentus
  • Le Poème Harmonique
  • Laurence Equilbey, conducting
  • Emöke Barath, soprano
  • Michaela Selinger, viola
  • Werner Güra, tenor
  • Andreas Wolf, bass
The year-end holiday season is the perfect time to revel in music written especially for the occasion, such as Bach's Christmas Oratorio, a collection of six cantatas composed for the winter festivities of 1734-1735.

media

Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Part I: Chorale: Jauchzet, frohlocket, auf, preiset die Tage (Chorus)