J.S. Bach

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St. Matthew Passion

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Gustav Leonhardt
Accompaniment/Orchestra:Orchestra La Petite Bande, Mens Choir of La Petite Bande, Tolzer Knabenchor
Soloists:Christoph PrTgardien, Tenor (Evangelist)
Max Van Egmond, Bass (Christus)
RenT Jacobs, Alto
David Cordier, Alto
Marcus SchSfer, Tenor
John Elwes, Tenor
Klaus Mertens, Bass
Peter Lika, Bass
Soloists of Tolzer Knabenchor
Christian Fliegner, Soprano
Maximilian Kiener, Soprano
Instrumentation:Choir
Orchestra
Individual Works:Passio Domini nostri J.C. secundum Evangelistam Matthaeum
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Deutsche Harmonia Mundi
Catalog Number:7848-2-RC
Year Released/Recorded:1989
Total Playing Time:CD 1 - 74'40, CD 2 - 51'10, CD 3 - 46'32
Comments:A wonderful recording using authentic instruments.
Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Maurfcio Esteves Poletti
Date First Submitted:10/23/1996