Bach's cantatas, along with his masses and motets, are amongst his most spiritually uplifting pieces. In this beautiful new recording of the finest arias and duets from the cantatas, you will be mesmerised by the angelic voices of soprano Sara Macliver and alto Sally-Anne Russell. Sara Macliver's best-selling CDs have included Brightest Morning, Perfect Day, Messiah and Haydn Arias. This is Sally-Anne Russell's recording debut. Sara and Sally-Anne, two of the finest voices in Australia at the moment, are joined by the Orchestra of the Antipodes, conducted by Antony Walker.
Be transported by the beauty of the music, including 'Sheep may safely graze', and arias and duets from the Wedding Cantata, the Christmas Oratorio, St Matthew Passion. Many of these pieces were made famous by the bestselling Contented Rest.