A look at the influence of the Catholic hymn the Stabat Mater, and its influence on composers. In the middle of the show, Hannah Roher, producer of CUPAL's Opera Untapped, came on to talk about the project.
Quae Moerebat et dolebat (Pergolesi)-Andreas Scholl (countertenor); Les Talens Lyriques; Christophe Rousset (conductor).
Stabat Mater (Pergolesi)-Anna Netrebko (soprano); Marianna Pizzolato (mezzo-soprano); Santa Cecilia Chorus; Antonio Pappano (conductor).
Beware of the Ides of March as we explore the ferocity of Richter's expression and technique on the piano for the first half of the show. Following, we move to the Bach Hour at 4:30 featuring two of his Cantata's, BWV 63 and 64, as we make our way round circle to Richter's performance of Bach's D minor concerto keyboard.
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