Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Heavens are Sounding: Die Ehre Gottes aus der Natur op. 48 Nr. 4
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:46
2 Transeamus usque Bethlehem
Joseph Schnabel 3:01
3 Ave Maria D 839
Franz Schubert 5:19
4 German Mass in F major D 872: 5. Heilig ist der Herr (Sanctus)
Franz Schubert 3:51
5 Ave Maria
Charles‐François Gounod 3:19
6 Ave Maria (II)
Anton Bruckner 4:07
7 Agnus Dei
Georges Bizet 3:26
8 German Mass in F major D 872: 2. Ehre sei Gott in der Höhe (Gloria)
Franz Schubert 3:30
9 Messiah: Hallelujah
Georg Friedrich Händel 4:16
10 Mass in B minor, BWV 232: Gloria
Johann Sebastian Bach 6:55
11 Kyrie in B flat major D 45
Franz Schubert 2:17
12 Salve Regina in B flat major D 386
Franz Schubert 3:51
13 The Creation: The Heavens are Telling
Joseph Haydn 4:06
14 Mass in the Time of War: Gloria (Part 1)
Joseph Haydn 2:52
15 A German Requiem op. 45: 2. Denn alles Fleisch (beginning)
Johannes Brahms 5:27

Credits

CD 1

composed in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1747 – 1749) (tracks 10, 10)
trumpet:
Maurice André (French trumpeter) (1964-06) (track 9)
organ:
Elmar Schloter (organist) (1964-06) (track 9)
harpsichord:
Hedwig Bilgram (1964-06) (track 9)
balance engineer:
Harald Baudis (track 9)
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1966-02-22 – 1969-04-29) (track 13)
choir vocals:
Munich Bach Choir (track 10)
Wiener Singverein (track 13)
Münchener Bach‐Chor (1964-06) (track 9)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 10, 10)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (track 9)
Joseph Haydn (track 13)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1741) (track 9)
conductor:
Karl Richter (conductor/ choir master/ organist/ harpsichordist) (1962) (track 10)
Karl Richter (conductor/ choir master/ organist/ harpsichordist) (1964-06) (track 9)
Herbert von Karajan (1966-02-22 – 1969-04-29) (track 13)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Christa Ludwig (mezzo-soprano) (track 13)
orchestra:
Münchener Bach‐Orchester (1964-06) (track 9)
Berliner Philharmoniker (1966-02-22 – 1969-04-29) (track 13)
producer:
Karl Faust (producer) (track 9)
Hans Weber (producer/engineer) (track 13)
soprano vocals:
Gundula Janowitz (track 13)
tenor vocals:
Fritz Wunderlich (operatic tenor) (track 13)
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1965) (track 9)
publisher:
recorded at:
Herkulessaal in Munich, Bayern, Germany (1964-06) (track 9)
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1966-02-22 – 1969-04-29) (track 13)
compilation of:
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
part of:
h-Moll-Messe, BWV 232 (tracks 10, 10)
Der Messias: Part II (arr. W.A. Mozart) (track 9)
recording of:
h-Moll-Messe, BWV 232: I. Missa: V. Et in terra pax (1961-02 – 1961-04) (track 10)
Der Messias: 42. Chor: Halleluja (1964-06) (track 9)
referred to in medleys:
translated version of:

Release

part of: Musikfest (Deutsche Grammophon)
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