J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

St John Passion

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Stephen Cleobury
Accompaniment/Orchestra:King's College Choir, Cambridge; The Brandenburg Consort
Soloists:John Mark Ainsley, Evengelist
Stephen Richardson, Christus
Stephen Varcoe, Pilatus, baritone
Michael Chance, alto
Paul Agnew, tenor
Catherine Bott, soprano
Instrumentation:Choir
Orchestra
Organ
Individual Works:BWV 245 - St John Passion
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Regis
Year Released/Recorded:1995
Total Playing Time:138.12
Comments:Giuseppe Medda said:

This is an excellent recording, considering technical quality, and performers, and it's not dear at all. The performance is very rapid and this gives the Passion a breathetaking impression. I recommend to anybody who wants to get drunk with Bach.

Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Giuseppe Medda
Date First Submitted:12/23/2002