Bach: Mass in B minor, "Laudamus Te"

Master Classes | Jordi Savall, Violin
Bt_movie_not_in_use Discussion of articulation and attack 00h:00m:40s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Demonstration of different types of articulations 00h:01m:22s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Practicing with slow bow 00h:02m:40s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Using pressure rather than speed to create clear articulation 00h:04m:30s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Changing articulations as a reaction to musical line 00h:05m:30s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Articulation is a part of musical color 00h:07m:28s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Every bowing needs a preparation 00h:08m:13s
Bt_movie_not_in_use Musical ideas need to be clear before you start playing 00h:08m:32s
Bt_movie_not_in_use All problems and solutions lie within the musician's body and mind 00h:09m:05s
Bt_movie_not_in_use NWS fellows play the Laudamus Te from Bach's Mass in B minor 00h:09m:43s

Viol Soloist Jordi Savall works with NWS fellows on how to use bow speed and pressure to create a variety of articulations. Bach Mass in B Minor, Laudamus Te.

Johann Sebastian Bach




Jordi Savall

Jordi Savall is a Viola da gamba player & conductor from Catalunya. He has been one of the major figures in Early Music since the 1970s, and he has been a major exponent of solo viola da gamba performance as well as various innovative approaches to ensemble. Mr. Savall’s repertory ranges from the medieval era to the French baroque and beyond. Since 1973, he has been a teacher at the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis. His work in teaching, research and as a concert performer makes him one of the main figures in the process of revaluation of historical music which is happening in Europe.