Best of Carnegie Hall Live: Les Violons Play Bach's St. John Passion

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Sunday, September 30, 2012

Bernard Labadie leads Les Violons du Roy and La Chapelle de Québec. (Melanie Burford/NPR)

WQXR is reprising some choice moments from Carnegie Hall Live, our new series co-produced with Carnegie Hall and American Public Media.

This week the series concludes with Bach’s choral masterpiece the St. John Passion. It's performed by Les Violons du Roy and La Chappelle de Quebec, conducted by Bernard Labadie and starring Ian Bostridge as the Evangelist. Bass-baritone Neal Davies and tenor Nicholas Phan were among the other soloists.

 

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