Harry Christophers

The Handel and Haydn Society: Haydn: Symphonies 8 & 84

In a spirited live recording, the Handel and Haydn Society performs early and late works by Haydn, showing his maturation as an orchestral composer.

Harry Christophers
Stu Rosner

October 23

Harry Christophers conducts a masterpiece by Handel at Symphony Hall in Boston, on-demand, on WCRB In Concert.

Harry Christophers
Stu Rosner

Harry Christophers leads the chorus and orchestra of the Handel and Haydn Society in the opening concert of the 2015-2016 season.

This concert is no longer available on-demand.

Handel and Haydn Society
Kyle T. Hemingway

Harry Christophers conducts the pinnacle of Bach's sacred music in concert on March 29, 2015, at Symphony Hall in Boston.

Soloists for Bach's St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244, include

Tenor Joshua Ellicott as The Evangelist
Baritone Roderick Williams as Jesus
Soprano Joélle Harvey
Mezzo-soprano Anna Stéphany
Tenor Matthew Long
Baritone Sumner Thompson

Stu Rosner

Harry Christophers of Boston's Handel and Haydn Society talks with WCRB's Brian McCreath about Bach's motets.

On the program:

Violin Concerto in E, BWV 1042 - Janine Jansen, violin, and friends

Jesu, meine Freude, BWV 227 - The Sixteen, Harry Christophers, conductor

Bach Suite (arr. Enrique Crespo from Orchestral Suites) - German Brass