Boston Baroque

Sagar-Stewart for Steinway Ltd.

On the program:

Brandenburg Concerto No. 2, BWV 1047 - Friedemann Immer, trumpet; Christopher Krueger, recorder; Marc Schachman, oboe; Daniel Stepner, violin; Boston Baroque; Martin Pearlman, conductor

Andante from Brandenburg Concerto No. 2, BWV 1047 (trans. Eugene Goossens) - Jonathan Plowright, piano

Cantata BWV 116 Du Friedefürst, Herr Jesu Christ (translation) - Sibylla Rubens, soprano;  Annette Markert, alto;  Christoph Prégardien, tenor;  Klaus Mertens, bass;  Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra & Choir, Ton Koopman, conductor

Fantasia in G, BWV 572 (trans. Arnold Bax) - Jonathan Plowright, piano

Herzlich tut mich verlangen, BWV 727 (trans. William Walton) - Jonathan Plowright, piano

Meine Seele erhebt den Herrn, BWV 648 (trans. John Ireland) - Jonathan Plowright, piano

Der Tag, der ist so freudenreich, BWV 605 (trans. Constant Lambert) - Jonathan Plowright, piano

Ach bleib' bei uns, Herr Jesu Christ, BWV 649 (trans. Ralph Vaughan Williams) - Jonathan Plowright, piano

In dulci jubilo, BWV 729 (trans. Lord Berners) - Jonathan Plowright, piano

David Shriver

On The Bach Hour, pianist Andrew Rangell talks with host Brian McCreath about grappling with one of the composer's last and greatest masterpieces, The Art of Fugue.

Martin Pearlman
Courtesy of the Artist

Sunday, December 16, 2018

On WCRB In Concert with Boston Baroque, Martin Pearlman leads the ensemble and a phenomenal cast of singers in Handel's dramatic and triumphant oratorio, "Messiah."

Martin Pearlman
Susan Wilson

Sunday, October 21, 2018


On WCRB In Concert with Boston Baroque, Martin Pearlman conducts Telemann’s St. Luke Passion of 1744, a brilliant example of the artistry of one of the greatest of Bach’s contemporaries.

Martin Pearlman
Susan Wilson

WCRB In Concert with Boston Baroque features a work that encompasses the full range of J.S. Bach's musical genius and his desire for a legacy that would outlive him, led by Martin Pearlman.