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Selections from Johann Sebastian Bach’s St Matthew Passion (1727) BWV 244 performed by the Münchener Bach-Orchester and the Münchener Bach-Chor, Karl Richter, conducting, Julia Hamari, solo soprano. No. 1: Opening Chorus: Kommt, ihr Töchter, helft mir klagen; No. 6: Aria: Buß und Reu; No. 27: Duet: So ist mein Jesus nun gefangen; No. 39: Aria: Erbarme Dich, mein Gott; No. 52: Aria: Können Tränen meiner Wangen nichts erlangen.
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“Shelby is waiting for something. He himself does not know what it is. When it comes he will either go back into the world from which he came, or sink out of sight in the morass of alcoholism or despair that has engulfed other vagrants.”