Bach - Matthaus Passion - Solti

Something appropriate before Easter:

Bach Matthaus-Passion-Various singers,Chicago Symphoy Orchestra and Chorus-Sir Georg Solti.rar … 0Solti.rar

Recitatives & Arias

Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo-soprano)
Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor)
Tom Krause (Bass)

Dramatic personae

Evangelist – Hans Peter Blochwitz
Christus – Olaf Bar
Judas/Pilatus/Pontifex – Tom Krause
Petrus – Richard Cohn
Ancilla 1 – Patrice Michaels
Ancilla 2 – Debra Austin
Uxor Pilati – Kiri te Kanawa
Testis 1 – Anne Sofie von Otter
Testis 2 – William Watson

Chicago Symohiby Chorus
Director: Margaret Hillis

The Glen Ellyn Children’s Chorus
Music director: Doreen Rao

Chicago Symphony Orchestra

I forgot to include performers list in rar so here it is:

Bach Matthaus-Passion-the list of performers … ormers.doc


Respect, though I usually bust out either the Furtwangler rec or the Gardiner rec for easter listening :slight_smile:

hehe, I would done that too, but Solti is the only I have now… :smiley:

Thanks Kreso for these lovely holiday recordings-