Three Generations of the Bach Family, with BEMF | CRB

Three Generations of the Bach Family, with BEMF

Sunday, February 21, 2021
7:00 PM

On WCRB In Concert with the Boston Early Music Festival, the Belgian ensemble Vox Luminis sings a program spanning three generations of the Bach family of composers, on demand.

Hear Part 1:

Hear Part 2:

Vox Luminis
Lionel Meunier, Artistic Director
Members of Quicksilver

On the program:

Heinrich BACH Ich danke dir Gott (Psalm 139:14)
Johann Michael BACH Herr, der König freuet sich (Psalm 21:2-7)
Johann Christoph BACH Die Furcht des Herren
BUXTEHUDE Herzlich Lieb hab ich dich, o Herr
J.S. BACH Prelude, BWV 870b, Adagio, and Fugue, BWV 846-2, in C, "per il Padre Martini di Bologna"
    Luca Guglielmi, harpsichord
Johann Christoph BACH Herr, wende dich und sei mir gnädig
J.S. BACH Christ lag in Todesbanden, BWV 4
J.S. BACH French Suite in D minor, BWV 812
    Luca Guglielmi, harpsichord

Recorded June 11, 2019 at New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall

Read the program notes and translations of the texts for this concert.

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