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composer: Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician)
arrangement of: Kantate, BWV 208 "Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd!": IX. Aria (Sopran II) "Schafe können sicher weiden"
arrangements: Schafe können sicher weiden
later parody versions: Cats May Safely Sleep
referred to in medleys: Can’t Stop the Classics, Part 2

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1962 Sheep May Safely Graze From Cantata 208 instrumental Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Sir Adrian Boult 5:25
1966-03-05 Kantate BWV 208 "Was mir behagt, ist die muntere Jagd": "Schafe können sicher weiden" Columbia Symphony Orchestra, Pau Casals 4:37
1968-05 Cantata BWV 208, "Was mir behagt": Sheep May Safely Graze The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 5:46
1977-10 Sheep May Safely Graze (Cantata no. 208) Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger 4:33
1981 Kantate, BWV 208 "Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd!": IX. Aria "Schafe können sicher weiden" instrumental Toronto Chamber Orchestra, Boyd Neel 6:10
1985 Cantata, BWV 208: "Sheep May Safely Graze" Elmer Iseler Singers, Mainly Mozart Orchestra 4:45
1989-03 – 1989-06 Cantata "Hunt", BWV 208: Sheep May Safety Graze Philharmonic Symphony, Richard Hayman 5:17
1992-06-27 – 1992-06-28 Sheep May Safely Graze Michael Murray, Rolf Smedvig 5:21
1996-11-11 "Schafe können sicher weiden" from BWV 208 Pro Arte Orchestra, Kurt Redel 3:32
1997-03 Cantata "Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre jagd", BWV 208 - IX. Aria: Schafe können sicher weiden Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Jonathan Carney 4:55
1998-08-16 – 1998-08-21 “Schafe können sicher weiden” (Sheep May Safely Graze), BWV 208 Yo‐Yo Ma, Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra, Ton Koopman 3:38
1999 Cantata BWV 208, "Was Mir Behagt, Ist Nur Die Muntre Jagd!": IX. Schäfe Können Sicher Weiden (Sheep May Safely Graze) The New York Pro Musica Antiqua, Mary Jane Newman 4:35
2005-10-21 – 2005-10-24 The Hunt Cantata, BWV 208: Sheep may safely graze cover Gabriela Montero 3:46
2013-04-15 – 2013-04-19 Aria: Schafe können sicher weiden Khatia Buniatishvili 4:55
"Schafe können sicher weiden", Soprano Aria from Cantata BWV 208 (arr. Cyprien Katsaris) Cyprien Katsaris 6:55
Cantata #208: Sheep May Safely Graze Watercolors Trio 4:25
Cantata BWV 208 - 'Sheep may safely graze' (arr. Walton) Boston Pops Orchestra, Arthur Fiedler 4:45
Cantata BWV 208, "Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd!": IX. Schäfe können sicher weide (Sheep may safely graze) Riga Brass Band 1:34
Cantata No. 208, "Was mir behagt," (Hunt Cantata), BWV 208 (BC G1, G3) (Sheep May Safely Graze) [unknown] 4:36
Cantata No. 208, "Was mir behagt," (Hunt Cantata), BWV 208 (BC G1, G3): Sheep May Safely Graze London Symphony Orchestra 5:30
Cantata No. 208, Was mir behagt (Hunt Cantata), BWV 208: Sheep May Safely Graze Canadian Brass 5:47
Cantata no. 208: Sheep May Safely Graze Ian Watson, Academy of St Martin in the Fields, Sir Neville Marriner, Irena Grafenauer 4:37
Cantata, BWV 208: Sheep May Safely Graze Daniel Estrem 4:56
II. Choral "Schafe können sicher weiden", BWV 208 Marina Baranova 4:00
Johann Sebastian Bach: Cantate BWV 208, Aria André Isoir & Michel Giboureau 3:40
Kantate, BWV 208 "Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd!": IX. Aria "Schafe können sicher weiden" Albrecht Mayer, Sinfonia Varsovia 4:30
Schafe können sicher weiden (Sheep may safely graze) from Cantata No. 208 ‘Was mir behagt ist nur die muntre Jagd' (Hunting Cantata), BWV 208 Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra, David Stanhope 6:37
Schafe Konnen Sicher Weiden aus Jagd Kantate_Sheep May Safely Graze from Hunt-Cantate BWV 208 (arr. R. Weatherburn) Rhondda Gillespie, Robert Weatherburn 5:35
Schafe können sicher weiden, from Cantata BWV 208 Louis van Dijk, Jan Goudswaard, Chris Hinze 5:26
Sheep May Safely Grace [unknown] 5:43
Sheep May Safely Graze Columbia Symphony & Chorus, Pablo Casals 4:39
Sheep May Safely Graze instrumental Canadian Brass 2:33
Sheep May Safely Graze Academy of St Martin in the Fields, Sir Neville Marriner 3:24
Sheep May Safely Graze Elmer Iseler Singers, Canadian Brass 5:03
Sheep May Safely Graze Léon Goossens, Sir George Thomas Thalben-Ball 4:10
Sheep May Safely Graze Graham Jackson 4:34
Sheep May Safely Graze [unknown] 6:16
Sheep May Safely Graze Huddersfield Choral Society Youth Choir, Philip McCann, Sellers Engineering Band, Major Peter Parkes 5:19
Sheep May Safely Graze Aled Jones 5:01
Sheep May Safely Graze partial Bertalan Hock 1:38
Sheep May Safely Graze Richard Hayman and His Orchestra 5:17
Sheep May Safely Graze Philharmonic Symphony Chorus, Philharmonic Symphony, Richard Hayman 5:16
Sheep May Safely Graze Sara Macliver, Orchestra of the Antipodes, Antony Walker 4:29
Sheep May Safely Graze Neil Richardson, Stuart Stirling 4:47
Sheep May Safely Graze Brian Jones, Trinity Brass Ensemble 5:11
Sheep May Safely Graze instrumental Paul Dewhurst 5:53
Sheep May Safely Graze Mormon Tabernacle Choir, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 4:56
Sheep May Safely Graze instrumental John Williams 3:59
Sheep May Safely Graze Roger McVey 6:11
Sheep May Safely Graze Trillium Consort 4:19
Sheep May Safely Graze partial [unknown] 0:59
Sheep May Safely Graze partial [unknown] 0:29
Sheep May Safely Graze William Davies 2:49
Sheep May Safely Graze Danny Wright 4:39
Sheep May Safely Graze Liona Boyd 4:52
Sheep May Safely Graze Daniell Revenaugh 5:46
Sheep May Safely Graze The Norman Luboff Choir, New Symphony Orchestra of London, Leopold Stokowski ?:??
Sheep May Safely Graze Philharmonic Symphony Chorus, Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra, Richard Hayman 1:38
Sheep May Safely Graze Richard Hayman Symphony Orchestra, Richard Hayman 5:16
Sheep May Safely Graze Virgil Fox 6:37
Sheep May Safely Graze The Cleveland Orchestra, Louis Lane 4:42
Sheep may safely graze - Cantata BWV 208 Sweet Little Band ?:??
Sheep May Safely Graze (Bach) London Promenade Orchestra, Eric Hammerstein 3:08
Sheep May Safely Graze (from Cantata 208) Peter Hurford, Michael Laird Brass Ensemble 5:24
Sheep May Safely Graze (Schafe konnen sicher weiden), from BWV 208 instrumental Budapest Strauss Ensemble, István Bogár 5:19
Sheep May Safely Graze BWV.208 Empire Brass, Douglas Major 4:54
Sheep May Safely Graze, BWV 208 Bertalan Hock 5:16
Sheep May Safely Graze, BWV 208 Philip Brunelle 6:36
Sheep May Safely Graze, BWV 208 Westminster Cathedral Choir 5:06
Sheep May Safely Graze, Cantata No. 208 Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Frank Shipway 4:29
Sheep May Safely Graze, from “Cantata no. 208”, BWV 208 Walter Carlos 5:11
Sheep May Safety Graze 東京佼成ウインドオーケストラ, Frederick Fennell 5:27
Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd! BWV 208 "Hunt Cantata": Schafe konnen sicher weiden Christopher Parkening 4:48
Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd!, BWV 208 'Hunt Cantata': Schafe können sicher weiden Greg Anderson and Elizabeth Joy Roe 4:48
– ???? Sheep May Safely Graze (arr. Walton) Boston Pops Orchestra, Arthur Fiedler 4:44