Acclaimed soloists, including Claron McFadden, Bernarda Fink, Michael Chance and James Gilchrist, perform an anthology for the Christmas period, combining cantatas for Christmas Day and the Epiphany recorded in Weimar, Leipzig and Hamburg.
SDG174 131 minutes 2 seconds (2 discs)
'There are countless highlights in the final two volumes. The duet-singing in BWV32 between Claron McFadden and Peter Harvey is memorably rewarding. Similarly cathartic is the peerless, reassuring exp ... BBC Music Magazine The Independent on Sunday