s O ewiges Feuer – Collegium Vocale Gent

Collegium Vocale Gent


25/01/2019 — 20:00
Johann Sebastian Bach [1685–1750]

O ewiges Feuer, o Ursprung der Liebe, Cantata BWV34
Also hat Gott die Welt geliebt, Cantata BWV68
Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen, Himmelfahrtsoratorium BWV11

Dorothee Mields soprano
Alex Potter countertenor
Thomas Hobbs tenor
Peter Kooij bass

Choir & Orchestra of Collegium Vocale Gent
Philippe Herreweghe  conductor


O ewiges Feuer

With trust and anticipation as the key words, Bach stuck a decidedly festive note in these two Pentecost cantatas and his much-loved Ascension Oratorio, BWV11. A festive program full of fire and glow!