BACH: MASS IN B MINOR, BWV 232
• Available on DVD for the first time.
• Filmed at the splendid Baroque abbey of Diessen in 1969
• Karl Richter leads an all-star line-up of soloists including Gundula Janowitz and Hermann Prey in Bach’s enduring B Minor Mass—whom many consider the greatest vocal work of the Baroque era.
DVD Features Include
• Superb picture quality
• Improved audio and two surround sound options (PCM Stereo/Dolby Digital 5.1/DTS 5.1)
• Additional content and bonus material (where available)
• Subtitles in multiple languages
• Region Code: 0 (worldwide)
Mass in B minor, BWV 232 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer: Hertha Töpper (Alto), Gundula Janowitz (Soprano), Hermann Prey (Baritone), Horst Laubenthal (Tenor)
Conductor: Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble: Munich Bach Orchestra, Munich Bach Choir
Written: 1747-49; Leipzig, Germany