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Jan. 02 2023

Monday 1/02/23 New York Philharmonic

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11:00 PM

Masaaki Suzuki Conducts Choral Works by J.S. Bach and Mendelssohn

In the spring of 2013, the NY Phil presented The Bach Variations: A Philharmonic Festival, during which Japanese Bach specialist Masaaki Suzuki made his Philharmonic debut leading the Bach Collegium Japan, the Yale Schola Cantorum, and a quartet of soloists. On this program, we will hear two Magnificats, by J.S. Bach and Mendelssohn, as well as a Bach motet and Mendelssohn’s Christus. Alec Baldwin is your host on The New York Philharmonic This Week.


CONDUCTOR:             Masaaki Suzuki

SOLOISTS:                  Sherezade Panthaki, Soprano

Joélle Harvey, Soprano

Iestyn Davies, Countertenor

Nicholas Phan, Tenor

Tyler Duncan, Baritone

Bach Collegium Japan, chorus

Yale Schola Cantorum, chorus


J.S. BACH:                  Singet dem Hern ein Neues Lied (Sing unto the Lord a New Song)

MENDELSSOHN:       Magnificat in D major

MENDELSSOHN:       Christus

J.S. BACH:                   Magnificat in D major, BWV 243


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