Sinfonias, choirs and arias from various cantatas.
Dorothee Mields soprano
Alex Potter countertenor
Thomas Hobbs tenor
Peter Kooij bass
Choir & Orchestra of Collegium Vocale Gent
Philippe Herreweghe conductor
Clara Pons’ new film Lebenslicht follows three generations of men, each the child of his father. The grandfather reflects on the end of his life, the father is struggling with his relationship, the boy suffers and dreams. There are no answers. Only Bach’s music can alleviate the pain.