|Main Performer |
|Accompaniment/Orchestra:||Chorus and Orchestra of Collegium Vocale, Ghent|
|Soloists:||Barbara Schlick - soprano|
Michael Chance - alto
Howard Crook - tenor
Peter Kooij - bass
|Individual Works:||The entire Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248|
|Record Label:||Virgin Classics|
|Catalog Number:||0777 7595302 2|
|Total Playing Time:||78:07, 71:31|
This splendid recording beautifully conveys the tender lyricism and joyful exuberance of this great work. It's hard to imagine a better reading.
A wonderful, expressionistic recording with superb vocals and wind instruments. On authentic instruments. To enlight your Christmas days.
|Acknowledgements:||Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:|
- John St James
- Andre Wakker
|Date First Submitted:||03/18/1997|