Sir John Eliot Gardiner’s Bach Marathon
Royal Albert Hall
Mon Apr 1 2013
Time Out says
Posted: Tue Feb 5 2013
The Monteverdi Choir and The English Baroque Soloists under Sir John Eliot Gardiner, with guests. Plus talks.
Part 1: 1pm
JS Bach's 'Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied', BWV225. (The Monteverdi Choir; The English Baroque Soloists under Sir John Eliot Gardiner.)
Cello Suite No 6, BWV1012. (Alban Gerhardt, cello.)
'The Goldberg Variations', BWV988. (Joanna MacGregor, piano.)
Part 2: 4pm
Audience Participation. (Howard Moody, presenter)
JS Bach's 'Christ lag in Todesbanden', BWV4 (The Monteverdi Choir; The English Baroque Soloists under Sir John Eliot Gardiner)
Partita No 2 in D minor, BWV1004. (Viktoria Mullov, violin)
Organ Recital by John Butt. JS Bach's Fantasia and Fugue in G minor, BWV 542;
Orgelbüchlein: chorale preludes for Passiontide and Easter
Sonata 5 in C for two keyboards and pedals, BWV 529
Fugue in E flat major, BWV 552.
Part 3: 7.30pm
JS Bach's Mass in B minor, BWV232. (The Monteverdi Choir and The English Baroque Soloists under Sir John Eliot Gardiner)
Note: Talks throughout the day will include the participating musicians as well as Robert Levin (pianist and musicologist, Raymond Tallis (author, philosopher and former professor of geriatric medicine), Anna Starkey (science communicator and writer), Tamar Pincus (psychologist), Julian Joseph (pianist), Paul Elie (author), and others to be announced.