This week on the Bach Hour, J.S. Bach poses an existential question, and finds its glorious resolution, in the Cantata 168. Plus, Murray Perahia plays the Partita No. 5.
On the program:
Partita No. 5 in G, BWV 829 - Murray Perahia, piano
Cantata BWV 168 Tue Rechnung! Donnerwort (translation) - Noemi Sohn Nad, soprano; Antonia Frey, alto; Johannes Kaleschke, tenor; Peter Harvey, bass; Orchestra of J.S. Bach Foundation St. Gallen; Rudolf Lutz, conductor
Chorale Prelude: Herr Jesu Christ, du höchstes Gut, BWV 1114 - Gerhard Weinberger, organ (Trost organ at St. Walpurgis Church, Grossengottern, Germany)
Easter Oratorio, BWV 249 (selections) - German Brass