Beginning a major focus this season on the music of Johann Sebastian Bach, incomparable countertenor Andreas Scholl performs two of the most poignant and profound of the composer’s many cantatas. With numerous awards and best-selling albums, Scholl has set a gold standard for a new generation of countertenors. Prepare to be captivated by one of the finest voices you will ever hear.
‘Scholl delivered with that familiar, otherworldly tone that sends shivers down your spine.’ The Guardian
‘Any singer wishing to learn a thing or two about engaging an audience should witness Andreas Scholl in action. He never ceased to be captivating.’ Music OMH
‘Scholl’s immaculately turned vocalism, founded on breath control that appeared miraculous…’ The Guardian
Andreas Scholl countertenor
Julia Schröder leader
|J.S. Bach||Sinfonia from Cantata No 156|
|Ich steh mit einem Fuss im Grab||4’|
|Cantata No 82, Ich habe genug||24’|
|Harpsichord Concerto in F minor BWV 1056||10’|
|Cantata No 169, Gott soll allein mein Herze haben||25’|
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