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Johann Sebastian Bach: Concerto In Dialogo - Conatates Bwv 32, 49, 57

Bach,J.s. / Les Folies Francoises
Release Date: 07/01/2012 
Label:  Cypres   Catalog #: 1652   Spars Code: DDD 
Number of Discs: 1 
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The liturgy is so constructed that in some of its most beautiful passages a dialogue emerges between the Spiritual and the human. Throughout the history of religions there are scenes in which the actors are our human brothers and their interlocutors, the direct and indirect entourage of the Creator. Bach, in whom lay a fervent yet frustrated dramaturge, was able to give ? at times - an operatic dimension to his many cantatas. Those that concern us on this very fine disc blend the liturgical aspect with a more theatrical dimension. Les Folies Françoises, one of the most appreciated of the young early music ensembles in France is releasing its first opus in a long-term and exclusive collaboration with Cypres. The fiery temperament and Read more infinitely coloured voice of Salomé Haller is finely matched with the highly idiomatic bass of Stephan MacLeod.

Recorded 4 - 8 August 2007 in the church of Pontaumur (Combrailles, France)
Artistic direction and editing: Aline Blondiau
Sound, mixing and mastering: Frédéric Briant
Producers: Cédric Hustinx & Camille De Rijck
Cover: Guido Reni, The Penitent Magdalen (Galleria Nazionale d?Arte Antica di Palazzo Barberini, Rome)
Graphics: mpointproduction
© kastafior for all the texts and translations

Composer: Johann Sebastian BACH (1685-1750)

Les Folies Françoises
Patrick Cohen-Akenine (direction, first violin)
Salomé HALLER (soprano)
Stephen MACLEOD (bass)

Track Listing:
1-8 Selig ist der Mann (BWV57)
9-14 Liebster Jesu, mein verlangen (BWV32)
15-20 Ich geh und suche mit verlangen (BWV49)

Total timing: 67.39 Read less

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