The River Jordan's Roiling Waters in a Bach Cantata

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Cantata No. 132 & Canonic Variations on Vom Himmel Hoch

Cantata No. 132 & Canonic Variations on Vom Himmel Hoch

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Orchestral Suite No. 2 & Suzuki's Cantata No. 62

Orchestral Suite No. 2 & Suzuki's Cantata No. 62

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Harnoncourt's Cantata 61 & the Goldbergs on Harp

Harnoncourt's Cantata 61 & the Goldbergs on Harp

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Simone Dinnerstein's French Suite No. 5 & the Cantata No. 36

Simone Dinnerstein's French Suite No. 5 & the Cantata No. 36

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The Cantata No. 139, and Violinist Renaud Capuçon

The Cantata No. 139, and Violinist Renaud Capuçon

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Countertenor Andreas Scholl Sings the Cantata No. 82

Countertenor Andreas Scholl Sings the Cantata No. 82

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On the program:

Italian Concerto, BWV 971 - Catrin Finch, harp

Cantata BWV 7 Christ unser Herr zum Jordan kam (translation) - Wilke te Brummelstroete, alto;  Paul Agnew, tenor;  Dietrich Henschel, bass;  Monteverdi Choir and English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner, conductor

Brandenburg Concerto No. 11 (arr. Bruce Haynes after BWV 35 and 1063) - Montreal Baroque Band, Eric Milnes, conductor

(photo of the Jordan River by Beivushtang, via Wikimedia Commons)

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