Nicolai Ghiaurov [Philip II, King of Spain] Carlo Bergonzi [Don Carlo] Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau [Rodrigo] Martti Talvela [The Grand Inquisitor] Tugomir Franc [A Monk] Renata Tebaldi [Elisabeth of Valois] Grace Bumbry [Princess Eboli] Jeannette Sinclair [Tebaldo] Kenneth MacDonald [The Count of Lerma] John Wakefield [A royal herald] Joan Carlyle [A voice from on high] The Royal Opera House Chorus [Flemish deputies, inquisitors, lords & ladies of the Spanish court, people, monks, officials of the Inquisition, grandees of Spain, huntsmen, pages, attendants, etc.] Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden Sir Georg Solti (conductor)
Cantata, BWV 100. Was Gott tut, das ist wohlgetan (What God does, is well done)
Johann Sebastian Bach
Malin Hartelius (soprano) William Towers (alto) James Gilchrist (tenor) Peter Harvey (bass) The Monteverdi Choir The English Baroque Soloists John Eliot Gardiner (conductor) [Live recording from the Bach Cantata Pilgrimage: Unser Lieben Frauen, Bremen, Sep 28, 2000]
This WETA TV 26 production explores the history, mission and daily operations of Arlington National Cemetery, the final resting place for more than 400,000 Americans. This revered place honors the dead and brings great meaning to the living.