J.S. Bach

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St. John Passion

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Jeannette Sorrell
Accompaniment/Orchestra:Cleveland Baroque Orchestra "Apollo's Fire"
Soloists:Gareth Morrell, Sandra Simon, Daniel Taylor, Jeffrey Strauss, Michael McMurray, Nathan Longnecker, Timothy Johnson
Instrumentation:Choir
Orchestra
Individual Works:St. John Passion BWV 245
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Electra
Catalog Number:ECCD - 2044
Year Released/Recorded:1999
Total Playing Time:1'49"
Comments:Paul C. Stratman said:

A good recording of the St. John Passion in English. Performed on period instruments. Musically it is performed in period style (not Romantic at all). Singing and instrumental performances are crisp and bright.

Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Paul C. Stratman
Date First Submitted:04/15/2001