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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  • St. Matthew Passion 10:07 Johann Sebastian Bach
    Berlin RIAS Chamber Chorus; Academy for Ancient Music Berlin; Berlin State and Cathedral Choir
    Rene Jacobs
    Werner Gura, tenor
    Johannes Weisser, bass
    Sunhae Im, soprano; Christian Roterberg, soprano
    Bernarda Fink, alto; Marie-Claude Chappuis, alto
    Topi Lehtipuu, tenor; Fabio Trumpy, tenor
    Konstantin Wolff, bass; Arttu Kataja, bass
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  • Violin Sonata: Intermerzzo 10:01 Francis Poulenc
    Augustin Hadelich, violin
    Robert Kulek, piano
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