J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

St. John Passion

Main Performer
or Conductor:
The Scholars Baroque Ensemble
Individual Works:The St. John Passion, complete, BWV 245
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Naxos
Catalog Number:8.550664-5
Year Released/Recorded:1993
Comments:Robin Elliott said:

Unbelievably beautiful recording. Listen to No.26 (the chorale "In meines Herzens Grunde") for instance; it is the most breathtaking and perfect performance of a Bach chorale that I have ever heard.

Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Robin Elliott
Date First Submitted:08/02/1998