Les Violons du Roy Performs Bach's St. John Passion
Sunday, March 25, 2012
Les Violons du Roy, a French-Canadian chamber orchestra based in Québec City, returned to Carnegie Hall with the choir La Chapelle de Québec to perform Bach’s choral masterpiece the St. John Passion. Tenor Ian Bostridge, bass-baritone Neal Davies and tenor Nicholas Phan were among the soloists.
Listen above to the complete archived broadcast and read the archive of our chat below.
Les Violons du Roy
La Chapelle de Québec
Bernard Labadie, Music Director and Conductor
Ian Bostridge, Tenor (Evangelist)
Neal Davies, Bass-Baritone (Jesus)
Karina Gauvin, Soprano
Damien Guillon, Countertenor
Nicholas Phan, Tenor
Hanno Müller-Brachmann, Bass-Baritone
JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH - St. John Passion