Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Tönet, ihr Pauken
7:31
2 Sinfonia
5:34
3 In Dulci Jubilo
2:40
4 Großer Herr, o Starker König
4:47
5 Vom Himmel Hoch, da Komm Ich Her
1:43
6 Hallelujah
2:13
7 Jesu Mein Herzens Freud
3:10
8 Herr Jesu Christ, Dich zu Uns Wend
3:37
9 Gloria in Excelsis Deo
1:20
10 Wie Wohl Ist Mir, o Freund der Seelen
1:38
11 Lobet den Herrn alle Heiden
6:08
12 Prelude und Fugue in G, BWV 541
7:15
13 Du Friedefürst, Herr Jesu Christ
2:27
14 Air
3 4:31
15 Sei Lob und Preis mit Ehren
5:48
16 Freut Euch und Jubilieret
1:13

Credits

CD 1

composed in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1723) (track 16)
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1733) (track 1)
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1734 – 1735) (tracks 2, 4)
premiered in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1723-06-24) (track 15)
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1723-12-25) (track 16)
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1733-12-07) (track 1)
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1734-12-25) (track 4)
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1734-12-26) (track 2)
trumpet:
Ludwig Güttler (track 6)
Kurt Sandau (track 6)
organ:
Matthias Eisenberg (track 12)
bass vocals:
Siegfried Lorenz (track 4)
choir vocals:
Rostocker Motettenchor (tracks 3, 5, 7, 9, 11)
Thomaner Kreuzchor (track 6)
chorus master:
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 2–5, 7, 10–12, 14, 16)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1708) (tracks 6, 13)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1723) (track 15)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1726) (track 8)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1730) (track 14)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1733) (track 1)
conductor:
Ludwig Güttler (track 2)
Hartwig Eschenburg (choir master and conductor) (tracks 3, 5, 7, 9, 11)
Max Pommer (tracks 1, 4)
Helmut Winschermann (track 14)
librettist:
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 1)
Johann Gramann (1530) (track 15)
orchestra:
Capella Fidicinia (tracks 3, 5, 7, 9, 11)
Virtuosi Saxoniae (track 2)
soprano vocals:
Gisela Burkhardt (track 10)
vocals:
Heinz Heinisch (track 6)
premiered at:
Zimmermannsches Kaffeehaus in Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1733-12-07) (track 1)
recorded at:
Paul-Gerhardt-Kirche in Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1982 – 1983) (tracks 7, 11)
Paul-Gerhardt-Kirche in Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1984) (tracks 1, 4)
part of:
Bach Compendium (number: C6) (track 11)
Breitkopf 389 Choralgesänge (number: 202) (track 7)
Bach Compendium (number: K130) (track 8)
Breitkopf 389 Choralgesänge (number: 215) (track 3)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 230) (track 11)
Das Orgel-Büchlein (number: 8) (track 5)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 361) (track 7)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 368) (track 3)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 517) (track 10)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 541) (track 12)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 606) (track 5)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 726) (track 8)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Air on a G String (Guitar + modern ensemble arr. Myers) (track 14)
Air on the G String (for violin & piano, arr. Wilhelmj) (track 14)
Air on the G String (for cello and orchestra, arr. Cullen) (track 14)
Choralsatz, BWV 368 "In dulci jubilo" (catch all for arrangements) (track 3)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (catch-all for unknown versions/arrangements) (track 14)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 14)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for piano, Siloti) (track 14)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for violin and piano, arr. Windsperger) (track 14)
Orchestersuite no. 3 D-dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (arr. Nigel Kennedy, John Lenehan) (track 14)
Präludium und Fuge G-Dur, BWV 541 (for piano, Goedicke) (track 12)
Präludium und Fuge G-Dur, BWV 541 (for piano solo, d'Albert) (track 12)
Solo Amore (track 14)
Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her, BWV 606 (for piano, Reger) (track 5)
Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her, BWV 606 (catch all for arrangements) (track 5)
Weihnachts-Oratorium, BWV 248: Teil II, X. Sinfonia (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
is the basis for:
Bach Aire (track 14)
Sweetest Love (track 14)
later versions:
orchestrations:
Aria from Overture no. 3, BWV 1068 ("Air on the G-string", Stokowski orchestration) (track 14)
part of:
parts:
recording of:
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (catch-all for unknown versions/arrangements) (track 14)
Lobet den Herrn, alle Heiden, BWV 230 (1982 – 1983) (track 11)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Romance (track 14)
version of:
In dulci iubilo (original traditional version in macaronic alteration of medieval German and Latin, use also for unspecified versions) (track 3)

Release

part of: Classical Christmas
ASIN: US: B002WKS3AA [info]