Bach: Mass in B-Minor

3 Mar 2017

Barcode: 0880242730787

Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
Other participants: Olivier Simonnet · John Nelson · Ruth Ziesak · Joyce DiDonato · Daniel Taylor · Paul Agnew · Dietrich Henschel · Ensemble Orchestral de Paris · Maîtrise de Notre-Dame

“In a short interview before this concert in Notre-Dame Cathedral, John Nelson calls this performance ‘a culmination of my experience with Bach’ and it is one which is characterised by the conductor’s highly considered and distilled understanding of the score.” (Jonathan Freeman-Attwood in Gramophone)

“Close to being an act of worship.” (BBC Music Magazine)

“Watching this film is life-enhancing.” (International Record Review)

“An all-star cast... virtuoso choral singing... one of the best ever.” (The Philadelphia Inquirer)

“Intensely expressive and meticulously shaped... will bring a lump to your throat.” (Fanfare Magazine)