JS Bach Magnificat and Vivaldi Gloria

Bach, JS (1685–1750); Vivaldi, Antonio (1678–1741)

Academy of Ancient Music

Judith Nelson soprano

Emma Kirkby soprano

Carolyn Watkinson contralto

Paul Elliott tenor

David Thomas bass

Choir of Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford

Simon Preston conductor

Year: 1985
Catalogue: Decca 414 678 2

About this album

The freshness and point of the Christ Church performance of the Gloria are irresistible… The recording is outstandingly fine.

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