Long But Seasonally-Appropriate YouTube Uploads

The long upload times that some YouTube accounts have access to (I don’t really know how this happened or even whether the site has clamped down on it yet) has led to some interesting stuff being uploaded without a break, including complete movies and concerts. As a seasonally-themed example, here’s a complete performance of Bach’s St. Matthew Passion, presented last year by period-instrument conductor Philippe Herreweghe, who has made a specialty of this famous piece (he recorded it at least twice).


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