J.S. Bach

Airs Monday, January 11, at 1 p.m. This week on the Cleveland Orchestra guest conductor James Gaffigan will be joined by soprano Yulia van Doren and the Cleveland Orchestra Chorus for a performance of the Cantata No. 199, “Mein Herze schwimmt im Blut” by J.S. Bach. She will also be featured in the Brahms' Song of Destiny and the concert will close with the Symphony No. 5, the “Reformation” symphony by Felix Mendelssohn.

Airs Thursday, July 2, at 1 p.m. On this week's concert from Carnegie Hall Live, at it's new time, features Keyboard Virtuosos I with pianist Daniil Trifonov performing the Fantasy and Fugue for Organ in G Minor by J.S. Bach, Beethoven's Piano Sonata No. 32 in C Minor, and the Transcendental Etudes by Liszt. David Hyde Pierce will be the special guest commentator.

Airs Thursday, June 25, at 11 a.m. This week on Carnegie Hall Live John Hockenberry with guest host a concert featuring the Academy of Ancient Music, Richard Egarr conductor and harpsichordist. It's an all Bach program featuring his Four Orchestral Suites:  Orchestral Suite No. 4 in D Major; Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B Minor; Orchestral Suite No. 1 in C Major; and the Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D Major.


Airs Thursday, September 25 at 11 a.m. Archangelo is one of the newest Baroque ensembles in performance today featuring Jonathan Cohen is the founder and conductor as well as cellist and for this program he will also be featured on the Harpsichord. He is joined by solo violinist Alina Ibragimova, as well as soprano Katherine Watson, and baritone Nikolay Borchev. The will present J.S. Bach's Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in A Minor (BWV 1041), J. Christoph Bach's "Mein Freund ist mein" from the Cantata "Meine Freundin, du bist schön," Handel's Concerto Grosso in D Minor, Op. 6, No. 10; and Handel's Apollo e Dafne. Fred Child and Jeff Spurgeon will be your host for this presentation from Carnegie Hall Live.

Airs Monday, August 11 at 11 a.m. Coming up on the next broadcast concert by the Pittsburgh Symphony, Jeanette Sorrell will guest conduct and will be the soloist for an all Bach program featuring all six of his Brandenburg Concerti. Join us for Jeanette Sorrell, the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, and Bach.