The photograph in the Homepage is by Vico Chamla:

© PHOTO VICO CHAMLA, via M. Macchi 89, 20124 Milano, ITALY

Tel. +39.02.2611.1455 – e-mail: [email protected]

A comprehensive site covering all aspects of J.S. Bach’s cantatas and his other vocal works. Contains discussions and detailed discographies of each cantata and other vocal works, performers and general topics. The site also includes texts and translations, scores, articles and interviews, and short biographies of more than 1200 performers of Bach vocal works (singers, conductors, vocal and instrumental groups). There are also other relevant resources such as a discussion of the Lutheran church year, reviews and discussions of Bach’s non-vocal works, terms and abbreviations, hundreds of links to other relevant resources. The site is an international collective project, being compiled from various postings about the subject, most of which have been sent to the Bach Cantatas Mailing List.
A rich site about J. S. Bach: his life (with biography, portraits and literature), the catalogue of his complete works, the recordings.
A website about early music, with FAQ, lyrics (complete lyrics of Guillaume de Machaut), news about recordings (CD index and search), concerts and performers.

A rich site about G. F. Handel: news about recordings, concerts, festivals, research and publications, chronology, anecdotes and much more!
A page about “some unnatural highs” (with comments by David James and Michael Chance).
A “collection of singers, ensembles and recordings”.
A very rich page (available in english, italian, french, german, spanish, portuguese and dutch) with news about opera festivals, performers, recordings, reviews all over the world.
A website about “England, my England. The life and times of Henry Purcell”, a film by Tony Palmer, Starring Simon Callow and Michael Ball.
The homepage of “Britain’s brightest record label”, with a page about Michael Chance (
Chandos Records is one of the world’s premiere classical record companies, focusing on superb quality musical recordings.