Sunday Baroque

“To strip human nature until its divine attributes are made clear, to inform ordinary activities with spiritual fervor, to give wings of eternity to that which is most ephemeral; to make divine things human and human things divine; such is Bach, the greatest and purest moment in music of all time.” – Pablo Casals

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J.S. Bach – Cantata BWV 191 Gloria in excelsis Deo | 1 Chorus (J. S. Bach Foundation)

First movement (chorus) from cantata BWV 191 From the protestant church Trogen in Switzerland Choir and Orchestra of the J. S. Bach Foundation – Rudolf Lutz – conductor

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J.S. Bach ~ Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Aria

Photo credit: By Elias van Nijmegen (Digitized image, RKD) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

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