Tracklist

CD 1: C.P.E. Bach: Organ Sonatas
CD 2: J.S. Bach: Die Kunst der Fuge
CD 3: J.S. Bach: Goldberg Variations
CD 4: J.S. Bach: Harpsichord Concertos BWV 1056–1060
CD 5: J.S. Bach: Mass in B minor
CD 6: J.S. Bach: Mass in B minor
CD 7: J.S. Bach: Brandenburg Concertos 1–3
CD 8: J.S. Bach: Brandenburg Concertos 4–6
CD 9: J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 67, 108 & 127
CD 10: Double Concertos by J.S. Bach and his Sons
CD 11: J.S. Bach: Orchestral Suites 1 & 2
CD 12: J.S. Bach: “Jagdkantate” & “Bauernkantate”
CD 13: J.S. Bach: Matthäus-Passion (Highlights)
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 St Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Part 1 "Kommt, ihr Töchter helft mir klagen" (Chorus)
Johann Sebastian Bach 6:45
2 St Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Part 1 "Buß und Reu" (Contralto)
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:49
3 St Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Part 1 "Blute nur, du liebes Herz" (Soprano)
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:40
4 St Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Part 1 "Ich bin's, ich sollte büßen" (Chorus)
Johann Sebastian Bach 0:54
5 St Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Part 1 "Ich will dir mein Herze schenken" (Soprano)
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:46
6 St Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Part 1 "Ich will bei meinem Jesu wachen" (Tenor, Chorus)
Johann Sebastian Bach 5:34
7 St Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Part 1 "O Mensch, bewein' dein Sünde groß" (Chorus)
Johann Sebastian Bach 5:57
8 St Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Part 2 "Ach! nun ist mein Jesus hin!" (Contralto, Chorus)
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:51
9 St Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Part 2 "Geduld! Geduld!" (Tenor)
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:24
10 St Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Part 2 "Erbarme dich" (Contralto)
Johann Sebastian Bach 6:03
11 St Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Part 2 "Bin ich gleich von dir gewichen" (Chorus)
Johann Sebastian Bach 1:05
12 St Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Part 2 "Gebt mir meinen Jesum wieder!" (Bass)
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:03
13 St Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Part 2 "Aus Liebe will mein Heiland sterben" (Soprano)
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:54
14 St Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Part 2 "Können Tränen meiner Wangen!" (Contralto)
Johann Sebastian Bach 6:07
15 St Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Part 2 "O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden" (Chorus)
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:12
16 St Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Part 2 "Sehet, Jesus hat die Hand" (Contralto, Chorus)
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:45
17 St Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Part 2 "Wenn ich einmal soll scheiden" (Chorus)
Johann Sebastian Bach 1:12
18 St Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Part 2 "Mache dich, mein Herze, rein" (Bass)
Johann Sebastian Bach 5:53
19 St Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Part 2 "Wir setzen uns mit Tränen niedert" (Chorus)
Johann Sebastian Bach 5:12
CD 14: Biber: Sonatae, Ballettae, Battalia, Sonata “die Pauern Kirchfahrt”
CD 15: Clementi: Keyboard Sonatas
CD 16: Corelli · Manfredini · Torelli · Vivaldi: Christmas Concertos
CD 17: Dall'Abaco: Concerti
CD 18: Handel: Concerti grossi, op.3
CD 19: Handel: Ode for St Cecilia’s Day
CD 20: Handel: Organ Concertos, op.7
CD 21: Handel: Water Music · Organ Concertos HWV 295 & HWV 304
CD 22: Haydn: Harmoniemesse · Te Deum Cantata “Qual dubbio ormai”
CD 23: Jerusalem: Matins for the Virgin of Guadaloupe (1764)
CD 24: Mendelssohn: String Symphonies 8–10
CD 25: Monteverdi: Madrigali concertati
CD 26: Monteverdi: L'Orfeo (Highlights)
CD 27: Monteverdi: Vespro della Beata Vergine (1610)
CD 28: Monteverdi: Vespro della Beata Vergine (1610)
CD 29: Mozart: “Credo” Mass, K257 · Litaniae de venerabili altaris sacramento, K243
CD 30: Purcell: Dido and Aeneas
CD 31: Salieri · Steffan: Fortepiano Concertos
CD 32: Schütz: Die Sieben Worte unsers lieben Erlösers · Lukas-Passion
CD 33: Telemann: Musique de table (Tafelmusik) (Production III)
CD 34: Telemann: Overtures & Concertos
CD 35: Vanhal: Symphonies
CD 36: Victoria: Sacred Music
CD 37: Vivaldi: Concerti op.10
CD 38: Vivaldi: 4 Seasons · Concertos RV 454 & 332
CD 39: Zelenka: Hipocondrie à 7 · Ouverture à 7 · Trio Sonata for 2 oboes and bassoon
CD 40: Ars Britannica - Old Hall Manuscript · Madrigals
CD 41: Italian Recorder Sonatas
CD 42: Baroque Music for Cello
CD 43: English Consort & Keyboard Music
CD 44: English Music of the 17th Century
CD 45: English Part Songs & Lute Songs
CD 46: Komödiantische Musik des Barock
CD 47: Music at the Court of Mannheim
CD 48: J. Bull: Music for Harpsichord
CD 49: Musica da camera a Napoli
CD 50: Songs of the Baroque Era
CD 51: Vanitas vanitatum — Rome 1650

Credits

CD 13: J.S. Bach: Matthäus-Passion (Highlights)

bass vocals:
Dietrich Henschel (2000-05) (track 18)
Oliver Widmer (Bass singer) (2000-05) (track 12)
choir vocals:
Arnold Schönberg Chor (2000-05) (tracks 1, 4, 6–8, 11, 15, 17, 19)
Wiener Sängerknaben (2000-05) (tracks 1, 4, 7, 11, 15, 17, 19)
chorus master:
Norbert Balatsch (baritone, chorus master and conductor) (2000-05) (tracks 1, 4, 7, 11, 15, 17, 19)
Erwin Ortner (2000-05) (tracks 1, 4, 6–8, 11, 15, 17, 19)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 1–19)
conductor:
Nikolaus Harnoncourt (2000-05) (tracks 1–19)
contralto vocals:
Bernarda Fink (2000-05) (tracks 2, 8, 10, 16)
librettist:
Picander (tracks 1–19)
lyricist:
Paul Gerhardt (17th century hymn writer) (tracks 4, 15, 17)
Johann von Rist (track 11)
orchestra:
Concentus Musicus Wien (2000-05) (tracks 1–19)
orchestrator:
Ton Koopman (conductor, organist and harpsichordist) (track 10)
soprano vocals:
Elisabeth von Magnus (2000-05) (track 14)
Dorothea Röschmann (2000-05) (track 3)
Christine Schäfer (2000-05) (tracks 5, 13)
tenor vocals:
Michael Schade (2000-05) (track 6)
Markus Schäfer (tenor) (2000-05) (track 9)
recorded at:
Jesuitenkirche-Universitätskirche in Wien, Austria (2000-05) (tracks 1–19)
part of:
Breitkopf 389 Choralgesänge (number: 162) (track 15)
Breitkopf 389 Choralgesänge (number: 164) (track 17)
Breitkopf 389 Choralgesänge (number: 294) (track 4)
Breitkopf 389 Choralgesänge (number: 361) (track 11)
arrangements:
Aria "Erbarme dich" (for voice, violin and organ, Liszt) (track 10)
is the basis for:
Again (track 1)
later translated versions:
later versions:
orchestrations:
Matthäus-Passion, BWV 244: O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden (Stokowski orchestration) (track 15)
part of:
recording of: