Tracklist

CD 1: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 1-3
CD 2: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 4-6
CD 3: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 7-9
CD 4: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 10-12
CD 5: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 13, 14 & 16
CD 6: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 17-19
CD 7: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 20 & 21
CD 8: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 22-25
CD 9: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 26-29
CD 10: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 30 & 31
CD 11: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 32-34
CD 12: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 35 & 36
CD 13: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 37-40
CD 14: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 41-43
CD 15: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 44-47
CD 16: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 48-51
CD 17: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 52 & 54-56
CD 18: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 57-60
CD 19: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 61-63
CD 20: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 64-66
CD 21: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 67-69, 69a
CD 22: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 70-73
CD 23: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 74 & 75
CD 24: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 76-78
CD 25: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 79-82
CD 26: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 83-86
CD 27: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 87-90
CD 28: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 91-93
CD 29: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 94-96
CD 30: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 97-99
CD 31: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 100-102
CD 32: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 103-105
CD 33: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 106-108
CD 34: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 109-111
CD 35: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 112-114
CD 36: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 115-117
CD 37: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 119-120
CD 38: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 121-124
CD 39: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 125-127
CD 40: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 128-130
CD 41: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 131-133
CD 42: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 134-137
CD 43: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 138-140
CD 44: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 143-146
CD 45: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 147-149
# Title Rating Length
1 Cantata, BWV 147 "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben": Part 1, 1. Coro "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben"
4:50
2 Cantata, BWV 147 "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben": Part 1, 2. Recitativo (Tenore) "Gebenedeiter Mund"
2:15
3 Cantata, BWV 147 "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben": Part 1, 3. Aria (Alto) "Schäme dich, o Seele, nicht"
4:05
4 Cantata, BWV 147 "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben": Part 1, 4. Recitativo (Basso) "Verstockung kann Gewaltige verblenden"
1:40
5 Cantata, BWV 147 "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben": Part 1, 5. Aria (Soprano) "Bereite dir, Jesu, noch itzo die Bahn"
5:04
6 Cantata, BWV 147 "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben": Part 1, 6. Choral (Coro) "Wohl mir, daß ich Jesum habe"
2:39
7 Cantata, BWV 147 "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben": Part 2, 7. Aria (Tenore) "Hilf, Jesu, hilf, daß ich auch"
3:25
8 Cantata, BWV 147 "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben": Part 2, 8. Recitativo (Alto) "Der höchsten Allmacht Wunderhand"
2:24
9 Cantata, BWV 147 "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben": Part 2, 9. Aria (Basso) "Ich will von Jesu Wundern singen"
2:38
10 Cantata, BWV 147 "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben": Part 2, 10. Choral (Coro) "Jesus bleibet meine Freude"
2:48
11 Cantata, BWV 148 "Bringet dem Herrn Ehre seines Namens": 1. Coro "Bringet dem Herrn Ehre seines Namens"
3:57
12 Cantata, BWV 148 "Bringet dem Herrn Ehre seines Namens": 2. Aria (Tenore) "Ich eile, die Lehren des Lebens zu hören"
5:11
13 Cantata, BWV 148 "Bringet dem Herrn Ehre seines Namens": 3. Recitativo (Alto) "So wie der Hirsch nach frischem Wasser schreit"
1:40
14 Cantata, BWV 148 "Bringet dem Herrn Ehre seines Namens": 4. Aria (Alto) "Mund und Herze steht dir offen"
5:18
15 Cantata, BWV 148 "Bringet dem Herrn Ehre seines Namens": 5. Recitativo (Tenore) "Bleib auch, mein Gott, in mir"
0:39
16 Cantata, BWV 148 "Bringet dem Herrn Ehre seines Namens": 6. Choral (Coro) "Amen zu aller Stund"
1:05
17 Cantata, BWV 149 "Man singet mit Freuden vom Sieg": 1. Coro "Man singet mit Freuden vom Sieg"
4:31
18 Cantata, BWV 149 "Man singet mit Freuden vom Sieg": 2. Aria (Basso) "Kraft und Stärke sei gesungen"
2:53
19 Cantata, BWV 149 "Man singet mit Freuden vom Sieg": 3. Recitativo (Alto) "Ich fürchte mich vor tausend Feinden nicht"
0:44
20 Cantata, BWV 149 "Man singet mit Freuden vom Sieg": 4. Aria (Soprano) "Gottes Engel weichen nie"
5:18
21 Cantata, BWV 149 "Man singet mit Freuden vom Sieg": 5. Recitativo (Tenore) "Ich danke dir, mein lieber Gott"
0:36
22 Cantata, BWV 149 "Man singet mit Freuden vom Sieg": 6. Aria (Duetto: Alto, Tenore) "Seid wachsam, ihr heiligen Wächter"
3:40
23 Cantata, BWV 149 "Man singet mit Freuden vom Sieg": 7. Choral (Coro) "Ach Herr, laß dein lieb Engelein"
1:42
CD 46: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 150-153
CD 47: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 154-157
CD 48: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 158, 159, 161 & 162
CD 49: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 163-166
CD 50: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 167-169
CD 51: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 170-173
CD 52: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 174-176
CD 53: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 177-179
CD 54: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 180-182
CD 55: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 183-185
CD 56: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 186-187
CD 57: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 188 & 192
CD 58: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 194 & 195
CD 59: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 196 & 197
CD 60: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 198 & 199
CD 61: Secular Cantatas, BWV 134A & 173A
CD 62: Secular Cantatas, BWV 201 & 204
CD 63: Secular Cantatas, BWV 202, 203 & 209
CD 64: Secular Cantatas, BWV 206 & 207
CD 65: Secular Cantatas, BWV 205 & 211
CD 66: Secular Cantatas, BWV 207A & 210
CD 67: Secular Cantatas, BWV 208 & 212
CD 68: Secular Cantatas, BWV 213
CD 69: Secular Cantatas, BWV 214 & 215
CD 70: Secular Cantatas, BWV 190, 191 & 193
CD 71: Secular Cantatas, BWV 63 app., 182 app., 36C & 200
CD 72: Sacred vocal works, Mass in B minor BWV 232 (I)
CD 73: Sacred vocal works, Mass in B minor BWV 232 (II)
CD 74: Sacred vocal works, Missae breves (I) BWV 233, 234 & 239-241
CD 75: Sacred vocal works, Missae breves (II) BWV 235-238 & 242
CD 76: Sacred vocal works, Magnificats, BWV 243 & 243A
CD 77: Sacred vocal works, St Matthew Passion, BWV 244 (I)
CD 78: Sacred vocal works, St Matthew Passion, BWV 244 (II)
CD 79: Sacred vocal works, St Matthew Passion, BWV 244 (III)
CD 80: Sacred vocal works, St John Passion, BWV 245 (I)
CD 81: Sacred vocal works, St John Passion, BWV 245 (II)
CD 82: Sacred vocal works, Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 (I)
CD 83: Sacred vocal works, Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 (II)
CD 84: Sacred vocal works, Psalm 51, BWV 1083; Arias, BWV 245A, B & C
CD 85: Sacred vocal works, Easter Oratorio, BWV 249
CD 86: Motets, chorales & songs, Motets, BWV 225-230
CD 87: Motets, chorales & songs: Chorales, BWV 253-301
CD 88: Motets, chorales & songs: Chorales, BWV 302-342
CD 89: Motets, chorales & songs: Chorales, BWV 343-388
CD 90: Motets, chorales & songs: Chorales, BWV 389-438
CD 91: Motets, chorales & songs: Sacred songs (Schemelli)
CD 92: Motets, chorales & songs: Chorales, quodlibet, etc
CD 93: Organ works: Fantasias, preludes & fugues BWV 531, 542-544, 562, 570, 572, 578, 582 & 588
CD 94: Organ works: Schübler Chorales, BWV 645-650 & Leipzig Chorales, BWV 651-655 & 668
CD 95: Organ works: Leipzig Chorales, BWV 656-667
CD 96: Organ works: Sonatas, BWV 525-530
CD 97: Organ works: Toccatas, preludes & fugues, BWV 532, 538, 540 & 564-566
CD 98: Organ works: Clavier-übung III, BWV 552,1 & 669-683
CD 99: Organ works: Clavier-übung III, BWV 552,2, 684-689, 769A & 802-805
CD 100: Organ works: Preludes & Fugues, BWV 533, 535, 537, 546, 549, 550, 568, 569, 575; Allabreve, BWV 589
CD 101: Organ works: Preludes & Fugues, BWV 534, 539, 541, 545, 547, 577, 583, 590 & 598
CD 102: Organ works: Orgel-Büchlein, BWV 599-644
CD 103: Organ works: Chorales partitas, BWV 690, 691, 705-708, 728, 729, 763, 766-768, 770 & BWV Anh. II 74
CD 104: Organ works: Kirnberger chorales BWV 695A, 696, 698 & 711; Chorale arrangements BWV 717, 718, 721, 725, 726, 730-733, 735, 738-741, 754 & 1085
CD 105: Organ works: Neumeister chorales, BWV 1090-1120; Chorale arrangements, BWV 714, 719, 737, 742 & 957
CD 106: Organ works: Kirnberger chorales BWV 709, 697, 702, 713, 712, 700, 701, 704, 703, 694, 699; and other chorale arrangements
CD 107: Organ works: Preludes & fugues, BWV 548, 553-561 & 571; Kleines harmonisches labyrinth, BWV 591; Concerto, BWV 594
CD 108: Organ works: Concertos, BWV 592, 593 & 595-597; Fantasias, preludes & fugues, BWV 536, 551, 563, 574, 576, 579, 1121
CD 109: Keyboard works: Inventions, BWV 772-786; Sinfonias, BWV 787-801
CD 110: Keyboard works: English & French suites 1 & 2
CD 111: Keyboard works: English & French suites 3 & 4
CD 112: Keyboard works: English & French suites 5 & 6
CD 113: Keyboard works: Suites, BWV 818A, 819 & 821, etc.
CD 114: Keyboard works: Partitas 1-4, BWV 825-828
CD 115: Keyboard works: Partitas 4-6, BWV 828-830
CD 116: Keyboard works: The Well-Tempered Clavier I (1) nos. 1-12, BWV 846-857
CD 117: Keyboard works: The Well-Tempered Clavier I (2) nos. 13-24, BWV 858-869
CD 118: Keyboard works: The Well-Tempered Clavier II (1) nos. 1-12, BWV 870-881
CD 119: Keyboard works: The Well-Tempered Clavier II (2) nos. 13-24, BWV 882-893
CD 120: Keyboard works: Preludes, fantasias & fugues, BWV 894, 900, 902A, 904, 924-927, 929-931, 937, 939, 940 & 994
CD 121: Keyboard works: Preludes, fantasias & fugues, BWV 933-936, 938, 941-944, 955, 958-959; Sonata, BWV 963; Capriccio, BWV 993
CD 122: Keyboard works: Toccatas, BWV 910-916
CD 123: Keyboard works: Chromatic fantasias and fugue, BWV 903; Aria variata, BWV 989; 14 canons, BWV 1087; Suite, BWV 823; etc
CD 124: Keyboard works: Italian concerto, BWV 971; Overture, BWV 831
CD 125: Keyboard works: Goldberg Variations, BWV 988
CD 126: Keyboard works: Sonatas, BWV 964-966 & 968; Fugue, BWV 954
CD 127: Keyboard works: Preludes & fughettas, BWV 833, 846A, 847A, 851A, 855A, 896, 899, 901, 902, 906, 917, 918, 921, 922 & 929
CD 128: Keyboard works: Suites, BWV 822 & 832; Fugures, BWV 946-951, 953 & 961, etc
CD 129: Keyboard works: Concertos after Vivaldi, BWV 972, 973, 975, 976, 978 & 980
CD 130: Keyboard works: Concertos after various composers, BWV 974, 977, 979 & 981-987
CD 131: Chamber music: Works for lute, BWV 995-997
CD 132: Chamber music: Works for lute, BWV 998-1000 & 1006a
CD 133: Chamber music: Violin sonatas & partitas, BWV 1001-1003
CD 134: Chamber music: Violin sonatas & partitas, BWV 1004-1006
CD 135: Chamber music: Cello suites, BWV 1007-1009
CD 136: Chamber music: Cello suites, BWV 1010-1012
CD 137: Chamber music: Violin and Harpsichord Sonatas, BWV 1014-1018
CD 138: Chamber music: Violin and Harpsichord Sonatas, BWV 1019, 1019a, 1021 & 1023
CD 139: Chamber music: Violin and Harpsichord Sonatas, BWV 1025 & 1026; Sonatas for Viola da gamba and Harpsichord, BWV 1027-1029
CD 140: Chamber music: Flute and Harpsichord Sonatas, BWV 1030, 1032, 1034, 1035, 1038 & 1039
CD 141: Chamber music: Canons, BWV 1080/19, 1072-1078, 1086; Flute Sonatas, BWV 1013, 1031, 1033
CD 142: Chamber music: A Musical Offering, BWV 1079
CD 143: Chamber music: Art of Fugue, BWV 1080
CD 144: Orchestral works: Violin concertos, BWV 1041-1043, 1056R & 1060R
CD 145: Orchestral works: Brandenburg Concertos 1-3, BWV 1046-1048
CD 146: Orchestral works: Brandenburg Concertos 4-6, BWV 1049-1051
CD 147: Orchestral works: Harpsichord concertos (I), BWV 1053-1057
CD 148: Orchestral works: Harpsichord concertos (II), BWV 1052, 1061, 1063 & 1064
CD 149: Orchestral works: Harpsichord concertos (III), BWV 1058, 1059R, 1060, 1062 & 1065
CD 150: Orchestral works: Orchestral suites 1 & 2
CD 151: Orchestral works: Orchestral suites 3 & 4
CD 152: Orchestral works: Concertos, BWV 1044, 1052R, 1055R & 1045
CD 153: Orchestral works: Sinfonia, BWV 1046A; Concertos, BWV 1050A & 1064R

Credits

CD 45: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 147-149

premiered in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1723-07-02) (tracks 1–10)
alto vocals:
Stefan Rampf (1981-11 – 1983-03) (tracks 3, 8)
Paul Esswood (1983-01 – 1984-04) (tracks 13–14)
Paul Esswood (1984-01) (tracks 19, 22)
bass vocals:
Thomas Hampson (1981-11 – 1983-03) (tracks 4, 9)
Max van Egmond (1984-01) (track 18)
choir vocals:
Tölzer Knabenchor (1981-11 – 1983-03) (tracks 1, 6, 10)
Tölzer Knabenchor (1983-01 – 1984-04) (tracks 11, 16)
Collegium Vocale Gent (1984-01) (tracks 17, 23)
Knabenchor Hannover (1984-01) (tracks 17, 23)
chorus master:
Gerhard Schmidt‐Gaden (conductor) (1981-11 – 1983-03) (tracks 1, 6, 10)
Gerhard Schmidt‐Gaden (conductor) (1983-01 – 1984-04) (tracks 11, 16)
Heinz Hennig (1984-01) (tracks 17, 23)
Philippe Herreweghe (Belgian conductor) (1984-01) (tracks 17, 23)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1723) (tracks 1–16)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1728) (tracks 17–23)
conductor:
Nikolaus Harnoncourt (1981-11 – 1983-03) (tracks 1–10)
Nikolaus Harnoncourt (1983-01 – 1984-04) (tracks 11–16)
Gustav Leonhardt (1984-01) (tracks 17–23)
librettist:
Martin Schalling (1569) (track 23)
Martin Schalling (1728) (tracks 18–22)
lyricist:
Johann Heermann (track 16)
orchestra:
Concentus Musicus Wien (1981-11 – 1983-03) (tracks 1–10)
Concentus Musicus Wien (1983-01 – 1984-04) (tracks 11–16)
Leonhardt‐Consort (1984-01) (tracks 17–23)
soprano vocals:
Barbara Bonney (1981-11 – 1983-03) (track 6)
tenor vocals:
Kurt Equiluz (1981-11 – 1983-03) (tracks 2, 7)
Kurt Equiluz (1983-01 – 1984-04) (tracks 12, 15)
Kurt Equiluz (1984-01) (tracks 21–22)
treble vocals:
Allan Bergius (boy soprano, classical cellist and conductor) (1981-11 – 1983-03) (track 5)
Sebastian Hennig (1984-01) (track 20)
recorded at:
Casino Zögernitz in Wien, Austria (1981-11 – 1983-03) (tracks 1–10)
Casino Zögernitz in Wien, Austria (1983-01 – 1984-04) (tracks 11–16)
Doopsgezinde kerk in Haarlem, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (1984-01) (tracks 17–23)
part of:
Breitkopf 389 Choralgesänge (number: 29) (track 16)
Breitkopf 389 Choralgesänge (number: 155) (track 23)
arrangements:
"Jesus bleibet meine Freude" from Cantata, BWV 147 (for piano, Chuquisengo) (track 10)
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desire, from BWV 147 (for piano, Myra Hess) (track 10)
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (for band, Reed) (track 10)
Jesu, Joy of Men's Desiring (Sportiello arrangement) (track 10)
Jesu, bleibet meine Freunde (Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring) (arr. for piano by Richard Tilling) (track 10)
Jesus bleibet meine Freude (for trumpet and organ, Alain) (track 10)
Jesus bleibet meine Freude (for organ, Duruflé) (track 10)
Jesus bleibet meine Freude, BWV 147 (arr. Wilhelm Kempff for piano) (track 10)
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 10)
Three Chorales: Jesu, Joy of Man‘s Desiring (Milko Kelemen arrangement) (track 10)
is the basis for:
Ecos (track 10)
Lady Lynda (track 10)
later translated versions:
orchestrations:
Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring, BWV 147/10 (Stokowski orchestration) (track 10)
part of:
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
J.S. Bachelor Party (track 10)