Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ave Maria
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:48
2 Ave verum corpus KV 618
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:31
3 Stabat Mater: Sancta mater istud agas
Giovanni Battista Pergolesi 5:15
4 Requiem: Ingemisco tamquam reus
Giuseppe Verdi 4:16
5 Vesperae solennes: Laudate dominum
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 5:14
6 Ave Maria
Anton Bruckner 4:06
7 Requiem: Pie Jesu
Gabriel Fauré 3:27
8 Requiem: Lacrimosa
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 5 4:15
9 Stabat Mater: Cuius animan
Gioachino Rossini 7:04
10 Quattro pezzi sacri: Ave Maria
Giuseppe Verdi 5:57
11 Matthäus-Passion: Erbarme dich, mein Gott
Johann Sebastian Bach 7:33
12 Ave Maria op. 12
Johannes Brahms 4:05
13 Panis Angelicus
César Franck 3:49
14 Ave Maria
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:55
15 Jesus bleibet meine Freude Kantate BWV 147
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:35
16 Ave Maria
Franz Schubert 5:39

Credits

CD 1

premiered in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1723-07-02) (track 15)
violin:
Helmut Heller (1960-06) (track 5)
organ:
Michael G. Gormley (track 1)
Wolfgang Meyer (organist, harpsichordist) (1960-06) (track 5)
Hans Haselböck (1971-04) (track 8)
additional composer:
Franz Xaver Süßmayr (1791 – 1792) (track 8)
alto vocals:
Dame Janet Baker (1979) (track 11)
arranger:
Job Maarse (track 1)
Ion Marin (track 16)
balance engineer:
Klaus Scheibe (editor/engineer) (1966-06) (track 6)
choir vocals:
Regensburger Domspatzen (Regensburg Cathedral Choir) (tracks 2, 14)
RIAS Kammerchor (1960-06) (track 5)
Münchener Bach‐Chor (1961-07) (track 15)
Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks (1966-06) (track 6)
chorus master:
Günther Arndt (1960-06) (track 5)
Wolfgang Schubert (conductor) (1966-06) (track 6)
Norbert Balatsch (baritone, chorus master and conductor) (1971-04) (track 8)
co-executive producer:
Ellen Hickmann (producer for Deutsche Grammophon) (track 8)
Hans Hirsch (producer at Deutsche Grammophon) (track 8)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 1, 11)
César Franck (track 13)
Charles‐François Gounod (French composer) (track 1)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (track 14)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (track 16)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1723) (track 15)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1780) (track 5)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1791) (tracks 2, 8, 8)
Anton Bruckner (1861) (track 6)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (1873 – 1874) (track 4)
Gabriel Fauré (French composer) (1886 – 1900) (track 7)
conductor:
Kurt Gaebel (track 14)
Ettore Gracis (track 3)
Rafael Kubelík (track 2)
Ion Marin (track 16)
Fritz Reiner (1960-05 – 1960-06) (track 4)
Ferenc Fricsay (1960-06) (track 5)
Karl Richter (conductor/ choir master/ organist/ harpsichordist) (1961-07) (track 15)
Eugen Jochum (1966-06) (track 6)
Karl Böhm (Austrian conductor) (1971-04) (track 8)
Karl Richter (conductor/ choir master/ organist/ harpsichordist) (1979) (track 11)
librettist:
Picander (track 11)
lyricist:
St. Thomas Aquinas (track 13)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Teresa Berganza (track 3)
orchestra:
Wiener Symphoniker (track 1)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1960-05 – 1960-06) (track 4)
Deutsches Symphonie‐Orchester Berlin (RIAS‐Symphonie‐Orchester, 1946–1956 / Radio‐Symphonie‐Orchester Berlin, 1956–1993) (1960-06) (track 5)
Munich Bach Orchestra (1961-07) (track 15)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1971-04) (track 8)
Münchener Bach‐Orchester (1979) (track 11)
orchestrator:
Ton Koopman (conductor, organist and harpsichordist) (track 11)
performer:
producer:
Ellen Hickmann (producer for Deutsche Grammophon) (track 8)
Hans Hickmann (track 15)
Hans Hirsch (producer at Deutsche Grammophon) (track 8)
Dr. Gerd Ploebsch (track 11)
Wolfgang Lohse (track 6)
recording engineer:
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (track 8)
Wolfgang Lohse (track 8)
soprano vocals:
Mirella Freni (track 3)
Rita Streich (track 14)
Cheryl Studer (track 16)
Maria Stader (1960-06) (track 5)
tenor vocals:
José Carreras (track 1)
Jussi Björling (1960-05 – 1960-06) (track 4)
vocals:
Münchener Bach‐Chor (1961-07) (track 15)
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1964) (track 15)
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1971) (track 8)
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1980) (track 11)
recorded at:
Herkulessaal in Munich, Bayern, Germany (1961-07) (track 15)
Münster zu Heilsbronn in Heilsbronn, Bayern, Germany (1961-07) (track 15)
Herkulessaal in Munich, Bayern, Germany (1966-06) (track 6)
Herkulessaal in Munich, Bayern, Germany (1979) (track 11)
part of:
Werkverzeichnis Anton Bruckners (number: WAB 6) (track 6)
Köchelverzeichnis (original numbering) (number: 554) (track 14)
Köchelverzeichnis (sixth edition, 1964, K⁶) (number: 554) (track 14)
Köchelverzeichnis (original numbering) (number: 618) (track 2)
Köchelverzeichnis (sixth edition, 1964, K⁶) (number: 618) (track 2)
arrangement of:
Ave Maria (Bach/Gounod) (track 1)
Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 “Ave Maria” (Schubert's song, not the Bach/Gounod work) (track 16)
arrangements:
"Jesus bleibet meine Freude" from Cantata, BWV 147 (for piano, Chuquisengo) (track 15)
Aria "Erbarme dich" (for voice, violin and organ, Liszt) (track 11)
Ave verum corpus (for band, Buehlman) (track 2)
Ave verum corpus de Mozart, S. 461a (for piano solo, Liszt) (track 2)
Ave verum corpus de Mozart, S. 674d (for organ, Liszt) (track 2)
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desire, from BWV 147 (for piano, Myra Hess) (track 15)
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (for band, Reed) (track 15)
Jesu, Joy of Men's Desiring (Sportiello arrangement) (track 15)
Jesu, bleibet meine Freunde (Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring) (arr. for piano by Richard Tilling) (track 15)
Jesus bleibet meine Freude (for organ, Duruflé) (track 15)
Jesus bleibet meine Freude (for trumpet and organ, Alain) (track 15)
Jesus bleibet meine Freude, BWV 147 (arr. Wilhelm Kempff for piano) (track 15)
Kantate, BWV 147 "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben": Teil II, X. Choral "Jesus bleibet meine Freude" (Jesu, Joy of Mans Desiring; catch-all for arrangements) (track 15)
Motet in D major, K. 618: "Ave verum corpus" (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
Panis Angelicus (catch-all for arrangements) (track 13)
Requiem, op. 48: IV. Pie Jesu (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Requiem, op. 48: Pie Jesu (for saxophone and orchestra, Bauch) (track 7)
Three Chorales: Jesu, Joy of Man‘s Desiring (Milko Kelemen arrangement) (track 15)
Vesperae solennes de confessore, K. 339: V. Laudate dominum (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
is the basis for:
Ecos (track 15)
Lacrymosa (track 8)
Lady Lynda (track 15)
À la Chapelle Sixtine, S. 360 (for orchestra) (track 2)
À la Chapelle Sixtine, S. 461/1 (for solo piano, first version) (track 2)
À la Chapelle Sixtine, S. 461/2 (for solo piano, final version) (track 2)
À la Chapelle Sixtine, S. 633 (for piano four hands) (track 2)
later translated versions:
Ağıt (track 8)
later versions:
O Lord Most Holy (track 13)
orchestrations:
Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring, BWV 147/10 (Stokowski orchestration) (track 15)
Panis Angelicus (orch. Stokowski) (track 13)
part of:
Requiem, op. 48 (track 7)
Requiem in D minor, K. 626: III. Sequenz (Süßmayr Edition) (movement) (track 8)
Messa da requiem: II. Dies irae (full sequenza) (track 4)
Requiem in D minor, K. 626 (catch-all for unknown editions) (track 8)
recording of:
Ave Maria (catch-all for arrangements of the Bach / Gounod work) (track 1)
Ave verum corpus, K. 618 (for chorus, string and organ) (track 2)
Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 "Ave Maria" (catch-all for arrangements) (track 16)
Panis Angelicus (track 13)
Requiem in D minor, K. 626: III. Sequenz: f. Lacrimosa dies illa (catch-all for unknown editions) (track 8)
Messa da requiem: IIh. Dies irae: Ingemisco (1960-05 – 1960-06) (track 4)
Ave Maria, WAB 6 (for choir a cappella) (1966-06) (track 6)
Requiem in D minor, K. 626: III. Sequenz: f. Lacrimosa dies illa (Süßmayr Edition; choir) (1971-04) (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Romance (track 16)
J.S. Bachelor Party (track 15)

Release

part of: Eloquence (Deutsche Grammophon/Decca/Philips Classics)
ASIN: DE: B00004WES2 [info]