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Bach's Goldbergs in Brass

Side view of a silver piccolo trumpet resting vertically on a trumpet stand, with other trumpets in the background
Lucas Alexander
Piccolo trumpet

On The Bach Hour, Canadian Brass applies their burnished brilliance to the composer's "Goldberg Variations," and John Eliot Gardiner leads the Monteverdi Choir in "Jesu, Meine Freude."

On the program:

Violin Concerto in E, BWV 1042 - Gottfried von der Goltz, violin and director;  Freiburg Baroque Orchestra

Jesu, meine Freude, BWV 227 (translation) - Monteverdi Choir, John Eliot Gardiner, conductor

Goldberg Variations, BWV 988 (selections) - Canadian Brass