Various: Christmas Concert (Sony Bmg Audio DVD)

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Catalogue No: 88697375769
Christmas Concert (Sony Bmg Audio DVD)

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Recorded in December 2006, this DVD features a unique Christmas concert performance from the stunningly beautiful and newly-restored Dresden Frauenkirche, featuring the soloists Christine Schäfer (soprano) and Simon Keenlyside (baritone)

The concert was broadcast live by ZDF and reached an audience of millions of viewers

The two soloists were accompanied by the Staatskapelle Dresden and Choir of Sächsischen Staatsoper Dresden conducted by Peter Schreier

The programme included popular selections from Handel’s Messiah and Bach's Mass in B minor as well as additional works by Mendelssohn, Mozart and Guilmant, and the Advent song Tochter Zion

Also available in CD format

Simon Keenlyside is performing extensively in the UK, including at Wigmore Hall on the 23rd & 26th October 2008,The Barbican on 3rd November 2008

Contents and Reviews


G.F. Handel (from Messiah) 1. Sinfonia 2. Hallelujah J.S Bach (from Mass in B minor) 3. Et In Spiritum Sanctum 4. Gloria / Et in Terra Pax (from Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D) 5. Air G.F. Handel (from Messiah) 6. Rejoice Greatly, O Daughter Of Zion J.S Bach (from Double Concerto for violin and oboe) 7. First Movement, Allegro Mendelssohn (from Elijah) 8. For The Mountains Shall Depart 9. He That Shall Endure To The End F. A. Guilmant 10. March On A Theme By Handel G.F. Handel / W. A. Mozart (from Messiah) 11. Glory To God In The Highest W. A. Mozart 12. Exsultate, Jubilate & Alleluja G. F. Handel 13. Zion’s Daughter