Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ave Maria
Johann Sebastian Bach, Charles-François Gounod 3:19
2 Messe h-moll: Et incarnatus est
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:43
3 Hirtenmusik
Johann Sebastian Bach 7:17
4 Stabat mater: Sancta mater istud agas
Giovanni Battista Pergolesi 5:17
5 Ave Maria
Anton Bruckner 4:07
6 Stabat mater: Virgo virginum praeclara
Antonín Dvořák 6:32
7 Magnificat from Magnificat, BWV 243
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:01
8 Et exsultavit apiritus meus from Magnificat, BWV 243
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:49
9 Ruf zur Maria no. 5 from the Marien-Liedern, op. 22
Johannes Brahms 3:47
10 Ave Maria
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:55
11 Ave Maria
Franz Schubert 5:18
12 Weihnachtskantate: Sinfonia
Alessandro Stradella 2:45
13 Tu virginum corona - Allelujah from Exsultate, jubilate, KV 165
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 (Japanese translation of Bach/Gounod's "Ave Maria") (track 1)
Ave Maria (Italian translation of "Ave Maria" by Bach/Gounod) (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 (Bach/Gounod) (track 1)
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)
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: Australian Eloquence (Deutsche Grammophon/Decca/Philips/ABC Classics)
Eloquence (Deutsche Grammophon/Decca/Philips Classics)
ASIN: US: B000025ULN [info]