tetélestai

1716 Georg Philipp TELEMANN (Ger., Eng.) (1681-1767) set the text of BROCKES’ (Ger., Eng.) (1680-1747) Passion into music. While TELEMANN was re-discovered some time ago, I guess outside a few Germanistic seminars BROCKES is unknown.
Here is a small piece out of the highly praised recording of René JACOBS (Ger., Eng.) and the Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin. Play it loud, there’s plenty of drive, it’s Baroque!

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  1. No. Why? Are you uncomfortable with this, Kat? You like music, art, nature – its the richness of forms, variations, new combinations, we have to perambulate and look around, it’s a long tour rich in variety.

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