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
CD 46: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 150-153
CD 47: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 154-157
# Title Rating Length
1 Cantata, BWV 154 "Mein liebster Jesus ist verloren": 1. Aria (Tenore) "Mein liebster Jesus ist verloren"
2:58
2 Cantata, BWV 154 "Mein liebster Jesus ist verloren": 2. Recitativo (Tenore) "Wo treff ich meinen Jesum an"
0:32
3 Cantata, BWV 154 "Mein liebster Jesus ist verloren": 3. Choral (Coro) "Jesu, mein Hort und Erretter"
1:04
4 Cantata, BWV 154 "Mein liebster Jesus ist verloren": 4. Aria (Alto) "Jesu, laß dich finden"
3:42
5 Cantata, BWV 154 "Mein liebster Jesus ist verloren": 5. Arioso (Basso) "Wisset ihr nicht"
1:13
6 Cantata, BWV 154 "Mein liebster Jesus ist verloren": 6. Recitativo (Tenore) "Dies ist die Stimme meines Freundes"
1:51
7 Cantata, BWV 154 "Mein liebster Jesus ist verloren": 7. Aria (Duetto: Alto, Tenore) "Wohl mir, Jesus ist gefunden"
3:45
8 Cantata, BWV 154 "Mein liebster Jesus ist verloren": 8. Choral (Coro) "Meinen Jesum laß ich nicht"
1:02
9 Cantata, BWV 155 "Mein Gott, wie lang, ach lange": 1. Recitativo (Soprano) "Mein Gott, wie lang, ach lange?"
1:59
10 Cantata, BWV 155 "Mein Gott, wie lang, ach lange": 2. Aria (Duetto: Alto, Tenore) "Du mußt glauben, du mußt hoffen"
5:54
11 Cantata, BWV 155 "Mein Gott, wie lang, ach lange": 3. Recitativo (Basso) "So sei, o Seele, sei zufrieden!"
2:08
12 Cantata, BWV 155 "Mein Gott, wie lang, ach lange": 4. Aria (Soprano) "Wirf, mein Herze, wirf dich noch"
2:56
13 Cantata, BWV 155 "Mein Gott, wie lang, ach lange": 5. Choral (Coro) "Ob sichs anließ, als wollt er nicht"
1:17
14 Cantata, BWV 156 "Ich steh mit einem Fuß im Grabe": 1. Sinfonia
2:47
15 Cantata, BWV 156 "Ich steh mit einem Fuß im Grabe": 2. Aria - Choral (Soprano, Tenore) "Ich steh mit einem Fuß im Grabe"
5:25
16 Cantata, BWV 156 "Ich steh mit einem Fuß im Grabe": 3. Recitativo (Basso) "Mein Angst und Not"
1:25
17 Cantata, BWV 156 "Ich steh mit einem Fuß im Grabe": 4. Aria (Alto) "Herr, was du willt, soll mir gefallen"
4:32
18 Cantata, BWV 156 "Ich steh mit einem Fuß im Grabe": 5. Recitativo (Basso) "Und willst du, daß ich nicht soll kranken"
0:59
19 Cantata, BWV 156 "Ich steh mit einem Fuß im Grabe": 6. Choral (Coro) "Herr, wie du willt, so schicks mit mir"
1:25
20 Cantata, BWV 157 "Ich lasse dich nicht, du segnest mich denn": 1. Duetto (Tenore, Basso) "Ich lasse dich nicht, du segnest mich denn"
4:14
21 Cantata, BWV 157 "Ich lasse dich nicht, du segnest mich denn": 2. Aria (Tenore) "Ich halte meinen Jesum feste"
6:54
22 Cantata, BWV 157 "Ich lasse dich nicht, du segnest mich denn": 3. Recitativo (Tenore) "Mein lieber Jesu du"
1:34
23 Cantata, BWV 157 "Ich lasse dich nicht, du segnest mich denn": 4. Aria (Basso) "Ja, ja, ich halte Jesum feste"
6:06
24 Cantata, BWV 157 "Ich lasse dich nicht, du segnest mich denn": 5. Choral (Coro) "Meinen Jesum laß ich nicht"
0:54
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 47: Sacred Cantatas, BWV 154-157

premiered in:
Weimar, Thüringen, Germany (1716-01-19) (tracks 9–13)
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1724-01-09) (tracks 1–8)
Pomßen, Sachsen, Germany (1727-02-06) (tracks 20–24)
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1729) (tracks 14–19)
alto vocals:
Paul Esswood (tracks 4, 7, 10, 17)
bass vocals:
Thomas Hampson (tracks 5, 11, 16, 18)
Max van Egmond (1985-01-02 – 1985-01-06) (tracks 20, 23)
choir vocals:
Tölzer Knabenchor (tracks 3, 8, 13, 19)
chorus master:
Gerhard Schmidt‐Gaden (conductor) (tracks 3, 8, 13, 19)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1716) (tracks 9–13)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1724) (tracks 1–8)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1727) (tracks 20–24)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1729) (tracks 14–19)
conductor:
Nikolaus Harnoncourt (tracks 1–19)
Gustav Leonhardt (1985-01-02 – 1985-01-06) (tracks 20–24)
librettist:
Martin Jahn (German poet of the 17th century) (track 3)
Christian Keymann (track 8)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 1–2, 4, 6–7)
Paul Speratus (1524) (track 13)
Kaspar Bienemann (1582) (track 19)
Johann Hermann Schein (1628) (track 15)
Christian Keymann (1658) (track 24)
Salomon Franck (1715) (tracks 9–12)
Christian Friedrich Henrici (1727) (tracks 16–18, 21–24)
orchestra:
Concentus Musicus Wien (tracks 1–19)
Leonhardt‐Consort (1985-01-02 – 1985-01-06) (tracks 20–24)
tenor vocals:
Kurt Equiluz (tracks 1–2, 6–7, 10, 15)
Kurt Equiluz (1985-01-02 – 1985-01-06) (tracks 20–22)
treble vocals:
Allan Bergius (boy soprano, classical cellist and conductor) (tracks 9, 12)
Christoph Wegmann (track 15)
recorded at:
Doopsgezinde kerk in Haarlem, Noord-Holland, Netherlands (1985-01-02 – 1985-01-06) (tracks 20–24)
part of:
Breitkopf 389 Choralgesänge (number: 88) (track 13)
Breitkopf 389 Choralgesänge (number: 150) (track 19)
Breitkopf 389 Choralgesänge (number: 244) (track 8)
Breitkopf 389 Choralgesänge (number: 245) (track 24)
Breitkopf 389 Choralgesänge (number: 365) (track 3)
arrangements:
Be Contented, O My Soul, from BWV 155 (for piano, Cohen) (tracks 9–10)
is based on:
is the basis for:
orchestrations:
Arioso (Sinfonia from Cantata BWV 156, Stokowski orchestration) (track 14)
part of:
recording of: