Bach: Cantatas Nos 36, 61, 62, 70, 132 & 147

Soloists Joanne Lunn, Brigitte Geller, William Towers, Michael Chance, Jan Kobow and Dietrich Henschel revel in festive Advent cantatas in concerts recorded in Cologne and Lüneburg in the company of John Eliot Gardiner, The Monteverdi Choir and The English Baroque Soloists.

SDG162  133 minutes 40 seconds (2 discs)
'It is as powerful and effective a performance as you're likely to hear of a perennial favourite' (Gramophone)
BBC Music Magazine
'Gardiner's vivid commitment carries through to the joyful performances. This ongoing recording project ranks as one of the musical events of the decade' (The Observer)