Bach: St. Matthew Passion 3-lp / Gardiner

Album cover art for upc 028948384327
Label: DG
Catalog: 4838432
Format: LP

Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Andreas Schmidt, Barbara Bonney, Michael Chance, Cornelius Hauptman, The English Baroque Soloists, The Monteverdi Choir, The London Oratory Junior Choir, John Eliot Gardiner

When Sir John Eliot Gardiner , released his first recording of Bach’s St Matthew Passion in 1989, it was considered a milestone in style and interpretation and remains so to this day with his approach to the work as celebrated as his first class soloists: his great Monteverdi Choir and the splendid Baroque Soloists . Now back on vinyl for the first time since the original release 180gm pressing from original sources To achieve higher audio quality , none of the LP sides exceed 30 minutes of music, which means a slightly different split of sides compared to the original release 2 page leaflet with original liner notes by Sir John Eliot Gardiner (German, English) Detailed track listing and artist photos on the inner gatefold sides

Price: $74.98