Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ave Maria
Franz Schubert 5:15
2 Mass in B minor, BWV 232: Et incarnatus est
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:40
3 Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Shepherd’s Music (Sinfonia)
Johann Sebastian Bach 7:13
4 Stabat Mater: Sancta mater istud agas
Giovanni Battista Pergolesi ?:??
5 Ave Maria
Anton Bruckner 4:03
6 Stabat Mater op. 58: Virgo virginum praeclara
Antonín Dvořák ?:??
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 op. 22: No. 5 (Ruf zur Maria)
Johannes Brahms ?:??
10 Ave Maria
Johann Sebastian Bach, Charles Gounod 3:16
11 Ave Maria
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:51
12 Christmas Cantata: Sinfonia
Alessandro Stradella 2:41
13 Exsultate, jubilate K. 165 (158a): Tu virginum corona / Alleluja
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ?:??

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 1, 5)
Regensburger Domspatzen (Regensburg Cathedral Choir) (track 11)
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 2–3, 7–8, 10)
Johannes Brahms (track 9)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (tracks 11, 13, 13)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (track 1)
Charles‐François Gounod (French composer) (1853) (track 10)
Antonín Dvořák (1877-10 – 1877-11-13) (track 6)
conductor:
Günther Arndt (tracks 1, 5, 9–10)
Ferenc Fricsay (track 13)
Kurt Gaebel (track 11)
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, 10)
[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 10, 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, 10)
Maria Stader (track 13)
Rita Streich (track 11)
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 11)
Köchelverzeichnis (sixth edition, 1964, K⁶) (number: 554) (track 11)
arrangements:
Ave Maria (catch-all for arrangements of the Bach / Gounod work) (track 10)
Ave Maria (The Priests arrangement) (track 1)
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 1)
雪の夜 (track 10)
later translated versions:
Ave Maria (Italian translation of "Ave Maria" by Bach/Gounod) (track 10)
Ave Maria (Japanese translation of Bach/Gounod's "Ave Maria") (track 10)
later versions:
orchestrations:
Ave Maria (for violin and orchestra, orch. Kennedy & Lenehan) (track 10)
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 1)
Ave Maria (Bach/Gounod) (track 10)
Weihnachts-Oratorium, BWV 248: Teil II, X. Sinfonia (1965-02 – 1965-06) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Bach (track 10)
version of:
Ellens Gesang III, op. 52 no. 6, D. 839 “Ave Maria” (Schubert's song, not the Bach/Gounod work) (track 1)

Release

part of: Musikfest (Deutsche Grammophon)
ASIN: US: B000001G5C [info]