Morning Glories - "Bachtoberfest"

October 15, 2012

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Every weekday morning at 10 a.m., the hosts at Classical MPR play a stand-out work based on the theme for the week. We call them Morning Glories. This week, we'll hear five recent releases, with contrasting Bach works. In addition, we'll sprinkle Bach throughout the week, including performances by some classic Bach interpreters such as Glenn Gould, Andres Segovia, and Yo-Yo Ma.

Monday

Oboe d'Amore Concerto in A
Pauline Oostenrijk, oboe d'amore

Tuesday

Concerto in A Minor
Avi Avital, mandolin

Wednesday

Brandenburg Concerto "No. 8" (from "New Brandenburgs")
Montreal Baroque

Thursday

Chaconne, from Solo Violin Partita No. 1
Cecylia Arzewski, violin

Friday

Motet, Singet dem Herrn
Monteverdi Choir

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    Klauspeter Seibel
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