Vocal Concert

Oratorio de Noël

Les Musiciens du Louvre - Marc Minkowski

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Monday, 18 December 2017 — 8:30pm
Salle des concerts - Cité de la musique


  • Johann Sebastian Bach
    Oratorio de Noël
  • Cantate I
  • Cantate II
  • Entracte
  • Cantate IV
  • Cantate VI


  • Les Musiciens du Louvre Grenoble
  • Marc Minkowski, conducting
  • Lenneke Ruiten, soprano
  • Hélène Walter, soprano
  • Christopher Ainslie, contre-ténor
  • Helena Rasker, viola
  • Paul Schweinester, tenor
  • Valerio Contaldo, tenor
  • James Platt, bass
For the holidays, Marc Minkowski and the Musiciens du Louvre perform four of the six cantatas that comprise Bach’s Christmas Oratorio, which depicts the birth of Christ (I), the annunciation to the shepherds (II), the christening of Jesus (IV), and the adoration of the Magi (VI).

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Une semaine, une oeuvre

Johann Sebastian Bach, Oratorio de Noël (cantates I, II, IV, VI) — 20/12/2017 - 15h00