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Visiting Artists Series: Bach Cantatas with Masaaki Suzuki

  • Conservatory Concert Hall 3 Conservatory Drive Singapore Singapore (map)

Masaaki Suzuki, conductor / organ
Ryo Terakado, concertmaster
Zhang Yuchen (B.Mus1), violin
Masamitsu San'nomiya oboe
YST Voice Students
Conservatory Chamber Ensemble

J.S. BACH (1685 – 1750)
Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV1041
I.    Allegro moderato
II.    Andante
III.    Allegro Assai

Cantata “Ach Gott, wie manches Herzeleid”, BWV3
I.    Chorus (“Ach Gott, wie manches Herzeleid”)
II.    Recitative and Chorale (“Wie schwerlich läßt sich Fleisch und Blut”)
III.    Aria (“Empfind ich Höllenangst und Pein”)
IV.    Recitative (“Es mag mir Leib und Geist verschmachten”)
V.    Aria Duetto (“Wenn Sorgen auf mich dringen”)
VI.    Chorale (“Erhalt mein Herz im Glauben rein”)


Organ Concerto in D minor (from Cantata BWV35) arr. Masaaki Suzuki
I.    Sinfonia
IV.    Aria
V.    Sinfonia

Cantata “Alles nur nach Gottes Willen”, BWV72
I.    Chorus (“Alles nur nach Gottes Willen”)
II.    Recitative and Arioso (“O selger Christ, der allzeit seinen Willen”)
III.    Recitative (“So glaube nun”)
IV.    Aria (“Mein Jesus will es tun, er will dein Kreuz versüßen”)
V.    Chorale (“Was mein Gott will, das g'scheh allzeit”)


Masaaki Suzuki, Ong Teng Cheong Professor of Music, leading authority on the performance of Bach and the founder of the Bach Collegium Japan, returns to Singapore to play-direct an all-Bach programme with the Conservatory. He is joined by Ryo Terakado, concertmaster of the Bach Collegium Japan as well as violin faculty member at the Royal Conservatoire in the Hague. Conservatory vocal and instrumental students will be joined by counterparts from the Hague and Bach Collegium. A baroque concert of the year not to be missed.




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• Out of respect for other concert-goers, only children above 6 years of age will be allowed admission.