Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ave Maria
Johann Sebastian Bach, Charles Gounod 3:16
2 Messe in h-Moll BWV 232: »Et incarnatus est«
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:40
3 Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248: Hirtenmusik (Sinfonia)
Johann Sebastian Bach 7:13
4 Stabat Mater: »Sancta mater istud agas« (Heilige Mutter, drück die Wunden)
Giovanni Battista Pergolesi 5:13
5 Ave Maria (II)
Anton Bruckner 4:03
6 Stabat Mater: »Virgo virginum praeclara« (O du Jungfrau der Jungfrauen)
Antonín Dvořák 6:28
7 Magnificat BWV 243: »Magnificat«
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:01
8 Magnificat BWV 243: »Et exsultavit spiritus meus«
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:45
9 Marienlieder für gemischten Chor op. 22: 5. Ruf zur Maria
Johannes Brahms 3:44
10 Ave Maria
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:51
11 Ave Maria D 839
Franz Schubert 5:15
12 Weihnachtskantate: Sinfonia
Alessandro Stradella 2:41
13 Exsultate, jubilate KV 165 (158a): »Tu virginum corona« (Du Krone der Jungfrauen) / »Alleluja, alleluja«
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 8:51

Credits

CD 1

composed in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1728 – 1731) (tracks 7–8)
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1734 – 1735) (track 3)
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1747 – 1749) (track 2)
premiered in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1733-07-02) (tracks 7–8)
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1734-12-26) (track 3)
balance engineer:
Walter Alfred Wettler (tracks 7–8)
Heinz Wildhagen (track 6)
Hans-Peter Schweigmann (1965-02 – 1965-06) (track 3)
choir vocals:
Berliner Händel-Chor (tracks 5, 11)
Regensburger Domspatzen (Regensburg Cathedral Choir) (track 10)
Münchener Bach‐Chor (1961-02) (track 2)
Münchener Bach‐Chor (1961-04) (track 7)
Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks (1976-09) (track 6)
chorus master:
Josef Schmidhuber (1976-09) (track 6)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 1–3, 7–8)
Johannes Brahms (track 9)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (tracks 10, 13, 13)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (track 11)
Charles‐François Gounod (French composer) (1853) (track 1)
Antonín Dvořák (1877-10 – 1877-11-13) (track 6)
conductor:
Günther Arndt (tracks 1, 5, 9, 11)
Ferenc Fricsay (track 13)
Kurt Gaebel (track 10)
Ettore Gracis (track 4)
Karl Richter (conductor/ choir master/ organist/ harpsichordist) (1961-02) (track 2)
Karl Richter (conductor/ choir master/ organist/ harpsichordist) (1961-04) (tracks 7–8)
Karl Richter (conductor/ choir master/ organist/ harpsichordist) (1965-02 – 1965-06) (track 3)
Rafael Kubelík (1976-09) (track 6)
contralto vocals:
Hertha Töpper (1961-04) (track 8)
executive producer:
Gerd Ploebsch (track 3)
lyricist:
Jacopone da Todi (track 6)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 1, 11)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 9)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Teresa Berganza (track 4)
orchestra:
Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin (RIAS‐Symphonie‐Orchester, 1946–1956 / Radio‐Symphonie‐Orchester Berlin, 1956–1993) (tracks 1, 13)
Münchener Bach‐Orchester (1961-02) (track 2)
Münchener Bach‐Orchester (1961-04) (tracks 7–8)
Munich Bach Orchestra (1965-02 – 1965-06) (track 3)
performer:
producer:
Hans Weber (producer/engineer) (tracks 3, 6)
recording engineer:
Karl-Heinz Schneider (tracks 7–8)
soprano vocals:
Mirella Freni (track 4)
Lisa Otto (tracks 1, 11)
Maria Stader (track 13)
Rita Streich (track 10)
phonographic copyright by:
Polydor International GmbH (not for release label use!) (1977) (track 6)
recorded at:
Herkulessaal in Munich, Bayern, Germany (1965-02 – 1965-06) (track 3)
Herkulessaal in Munich, Bayern, Germany (1976-09) (track 6)
compiled in:
part of:
Köchelverzeichnis (original numbering) (number: 554) (track 10)
Köchelverzeichnis (sixth edition, 1964, K⁶) (number: 554) (track 10)
arrangements:
Ave Maria (catch-all for arrangements of the Bach / Gounod work) (track 1)
Ave Maria (The Priests arrangement) (track 11)
Exsultate, jubilate, KV 165/158a: IV. Alleluia (catch-all for arrangements) (track 13)
Weihnachts-Oratorium, BWV 248: Teil II, X. Sinfonia (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Ave Maria (track 11)
雪の夜 (track 1)
later translated versions:
Ave Maria (Italian translation of "Ave Maria" by Bach/Gounod) (track 1)
Ave Maria (Japanese translation of Bach/Gounod's "Ave Maria") (track 1)
later versions:
orchestrations:
Ave Maria (for violin and orchestra, orch. Kennedy & Lenehan) (track 1)
part of:
Magnificat D-Dur, BWV 243 (tracks 7–8)
Exsultate, jubilate, K. 158a/165 (movement) (tracks 13, 13)
Stabat Mater, op. 58, B. 71 (movement) (track 6)
recording of:
Ave Maria (Schubert's Ave Maria: Latin "Ave Maria" text sung to the tune of 'Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 "Ave Maria"') (track 11)
Ave Maria (Bach/Gounod) (track 1)
Weihnachts-Oratorium, BWV 248: Teil II, X. Sinfonia (1965-02 – 1965-06) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Bach (track 1)
version of:
Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 “Ave Maria” (Schubert's song, not the Bach/Gounod work) (track 11)

Release

part of: Favorit (Deutsche Grammophon)
ASIN: DE: B000026F2A [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/5062101 [info]
other databases: http://d-nb.info/1003841171 [info]