Regional Spotlight: Minnesota Bach Ensemble

by Steve Staruch, Minnesota Public Radio
September 26, 2013
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ST. PAUL, Minn. — Was Bach a bully? A new biography of JS Bach is soon to be published that doesn't always paint the most positive portrait of the legendary composer.

In the Regional Spotlight today is a work that helps us ponder the legacy of Bach. From the inaugural concert recorded last year at Sundin Music Hall at Hamline University, the Minnesota Bach Ensemble perform the Concert for Violin and Oboe.

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  • Symphony No. 49 "La Passione" 12:30 Franz Joseph Haydn
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    Adrian Shepherd
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  • Bachianas Brasileiras No. 1: Prelude 12:23 Heitor Villa-Lobos
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