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Bach: Matthäus-passion / Veldhoven, Netherlands Bach Society


Release Date: 02/10/1998 
Label:  Channel Classics   Catalog #: 11397   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Gerd TürkGeert SmitsJohannette ZomerAndreas Scholl,   ... 
Conductor:  Jos van Veldhoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Netherlands Bach Society ChoirSt. Bavo Cathedral Boys ChoirNetherlands Bach Society Baroque Orchestra
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 45 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

REVIEWS:
BBC Music (6/98, p.56) - Performance: 4 (out of 5), Sound: 4 (out of 5) - "...Van Veldhoven [has the] ability to elicit a rich expressive palette from his performaers, expecially in the series of magnificent arias that constitute the 'St Matthew Passion's' emotional and aesthetic backbone."
REVIEWS:
BBC Music (6/98, p.56) - Performance: 4 (out of 5), Sound: 4 (out of 5) - "...Van Veldhoven [has the] ability to elicit a rich expressive palette from his performaers, expecially in the series of magnificent arias that constitute the 'St Matthew Passion's' emotional and aesthetic backbone." Read less

Works on This Recording

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Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Gerd Türk (Tenor), Geert Smits (Bass), Johannette Zomer (Soprano),
Andreas Scholl (Countertenor), Hans Jörg Mammel (Tenor), Peter Kooy (Bass)
Conductor:  Jos van Veldhoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Netherlands Bach Society Choir,  St. Bavo Cathedral Boys Choir,  Netherlands Bach Society Baroque Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Circa 1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Language: German 

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