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BBC Proms 2021 : Prom 35 : Sir John Eliot Gardiner conducts the Monteverdi…

by BBC Radio 3, Johann Sebastian Bach (Composer), George Frideric Handel (Composer)

Other authors: Suzanne Aspden (Contributor), English Baroque Soloists (Chamber orchestra), John Eliot Gardiner (Conductor), Ann Hallenberg (Mezzo-soprano), Monteverdi Choir (Choir)1 more, Ian Skelly (Presenter)

Series: BBC Proms 2021 (35), BBC Proms Sound Recordings (202135)

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Bach, Johann SebastianComposermain authorall editionsconfirmed
Handel, George FridericComposermain authorall editionsconfirmed
Aspden, SuzanneContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
English Baroque SoloistsChamber orchestrasecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Gardiner, John EliotConductorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hallenberg, AnnMezzo-sopranosecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Monteverdi ChoirChoirsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Skelly, IanPresentersecondary authorall editionsconfirmed

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Live at the BBC Proms: Sir John Eliot Gardiner conducts the Monteverdi Choir and English Baroque Soloists in music by Bach and Handel, including Dixit Dominus.

Live from the Royal Albert Hall, London
Presented by Ian Skelly

Handel: Cantata 'Donna, che in ciel'
J S Bach: Christ lag in Todes Banden, BWV 4

c. 8.25pm
Interval
Guest Suzanne Aspden discusses Handel's time in Italy as a young composer and how it shaped his work.

c. 8.45pm
Handel: Dixit Dominus

Ann Hallenberg (mezzo-soprano)
English Baroque Soloists
Monteverdi Choir
Conductor Sir John Eliot Gardiner

Sir John Eliot Gardiner makes his 60th Proms appearance directing his own Monteverdi Choir and English Baroque Soloists in Handel’s vividly theatrical Dixit Dominus – a concerto for choir that blazes with virtuosity and colour. It’s paired with Bach’s Easter cantata Christ lag in Todes Banden – a fiery, dramatic setting of Luther’s popular hymn. Mezzo-soprano Ann Hallenberg is the soloist in the young Handel’s cantata of praise to the Virgin Mary, Donna, che in ciel, containing music the composer later borrowed for his opera Agrippina.
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