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Cello meets Celluloid, or, The Many Faces of Bach

Posted at 5:52 AM on March 3, 2008 by John Birge (4 Comments)
Filed under: The blog

Here are two delightful videos, graced by some of J.S. Bach's most eloquent music, from the solo cello suites.
Feast ears and eyes:

Comments (4)

I found these absolutely fascinating and was riveted from beginning to end. Wonderful choice of music to go with. I only wish the "final" faces would have stayed a half-second longer so my brain could catch up with what I was seeing. Really fun.

Posted by Kate | March 5, 2008 10:11 PM

Fascinating. It's an example of how great music is timeless.

Posted by ari koinuma | March 8, 2008 9:26 AM

The faces were exquisitely chosen, sequences and morphed; and the music! Ah, the Master sings to us in accompaniment. Bravo!

Posted by Erik Barnes | March 22, 2008 11:02 AM

Postscript: Who is the cellist???

Posted by Erik Barnes | March 22, 2008 11:08 AM