Isabelle Faust

Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris
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On the program:

Chorale Prelude on Herzlich tut mich verlangen, BWV 727 - Olivier Latry, organ (Cavalliere-Coll organ at Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris)

Cantata BWV 185 Barmherziges Herze der ewigen Liebe (translation) - Magdalena Kozena, soprano; Nathalie Stutzman, contralto; Paul Agnew, tenor; Nicolas Teste, bass; Monteverdi Choir and English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner, conductor

Fantasy and Fugue in G minor, BWV 542 - Olivier Latry, organ (Cavalliere-Coll organ at Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris)

Violin Concerto in E, BWV 1042 - Isabelle Faust, violin; Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin

Isabelle Faust
Felix Broede

The latest installment of violinist Isabelle Faust’s nine-year Bach adventure features the three brilliant violin concertos along with an assortment of pieces likely conceived originally for the violin – and it’s our CD of the Week.

Clockwise from left: Alexander Melnikov, Isabelle Faust, A Far Cry
Courtesy of Arts Management Group and A Far Cry

December 3, 2017

7:00 PM

Now available on demand from WCRB's In Concert, hear highlights from two of our favorite episodes this year: Isabelle Faust and Alexander Melnikov play Beethoven, and A Far Cry plays Tchaikovsky - from memory.

A Far Cry
Courtesy of the ensemble

September 17, 2017

7:00 PM

The GRAMMY-nominated ensemble plays three Haydn symphonies exploring morning, noon, and night, in this imaginative, energetic WCRB In Concert.

Marco Borggreve

November 21, 2015

Isabelle Faust is the soloist in Alban Berg's Violin Concerto, the Tanglewood Festival Chorus sings Bach's Komm, Jesu, komm! and Es ist genug, and the BSO performs the Symphony No. 5 by Shostakovich, all conducted by Andris Nelsons.