Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ach, was soll ich Sünder machen, BWV 770
Johann Sebastian Bach 14:46
2 Christ, du bist der helle Tag, BWV 766
Johann Sebastian Bach 9:11
3 O Gott, du frommer Gott, BWV 767
Johann Sebastian Bach 14:50
4 Canonische Veränderungen: Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her, BWV 769
Johann Sebastian Bach 11:56
5 Sei gegrüßet, Jesu gütig, BWV 768
Johann Sebastian Bach 19:17
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Allein Gott in der Höh' sei Ehr', BWV 771
Johann Sebastian Bach 17:20
2 Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 645
Johann Sebastian Bach 5:18
3 Wo soll ich fliehen hin, BWV 646
Johann Sebastian Bach 1:23
4 Wer nur den lieben gott läßt walten, BWV 647
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:49
5 Meine Seele erhebt den Herren, BWV 648
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:46
6 Ach bleib' bei uns, Herr Jesu Christ, BWV 649
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:39
7 Kommst du nun, Jesu, vom Himmel herunter, BWV 650
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:59
8 Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier, BWV 730
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:02
9 Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier, BWV 731
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:00
10 Lobt Gott, ihr Christen, allzugleich, BWV 732
Johann Sebastian Bach 1:27
11 Meine Seele erhebt den Herren, BWV 733
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:21
12 Nun freut euch, lieben Christen g'mein, BWV 734
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:01
13 Valet will ich dir geben, BWV 735
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:27
14 Valet will ich dir geben, BWV 736
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:51
15 Vater unser im Himmelreich, BWV 737
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:08
16 Vom Himmel hoch, da komm' ich her, BWV 738
Johann Sebastian Bach 1:15
17 Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern, BWV 739
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:00
18 Wir glauben all' an einen Gott, BWV 740
Johann Sebastian Bach 5:44
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Concerto No.1 in G Major, BWV 592 (Allegro)
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:59
2 Concerto No.1 in G Major, BWV 592: Grave
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:54
3 Concerto No.1 in G Major, BWV 592: Presto
Johann Sebastian Bach 1:51
4 Concerto No.2 in a Minor, BWV 593 (Allegro)
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:44
5 Concerto No.2 in a Minor, BWV 593: Adagio
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:37
6 Concerto No.2 in a Minor, BWV 593: Allegro
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:52
7 Concerto No.3 in C Major, BWV 594 (Allegro)
Johann Sebastian Bach 6:56
8 Concerto No.3 in C Major, BWV 594: Adagio
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:48
9 Concerto No.3 in C Major, BWV 594: Allegro
Johann Sebastian Bach 8:47
10 Concerto No.4 in C Major, BWV 595
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:03
11 Concerto No.5 in D Minor, BWV 596 (Allegro) - Grave E Fuga
Johann Sebastian Bach 4:39
12 Concerto No.5 in D Minor, BWV 596: Largo E Spiccato
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:04
13 Concerto No.5 in D Minor, BWV596 (Allegro)
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:05
14 Concerto No.6 in E Flat. BWV 597
Johann Sebastian Bach 7:33
15 Chorale Prelude: Herr Jesu Christ, Dich Zu Uns Wend, BWV 726
Johann Sebastian Bach 1:22
16 Chorale Prelude: Herzlich Tut Mich Verlangen, BWV 727
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:26
17 Chorale Prelude: Jesus, Meine Zuversicht, BWV 728
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:29
18 Chorale Prelude: In Dulci Jubilo, BWV 729
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:38

Credits

CD 1

composed in:
organ:
Peter Hurford (tracks 1–5)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 1–5)
recorded at:
Church of Our Lady of Sorrows (Toronto) in Toronto, Ontario, Canada (tracks 2–4)
Stiftskirche Melk (track 1)
part of:
Bach Compendium (number: K93) (track 1)
Bach Compendium (number: K96) (track 5)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 766) (track 2)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 767) (track 3)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 768) (track 5)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 769) (track 4)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 770) (track 1)
arrangements:
later versions:
parts:
recording of:
Christ, du bist der helle Tag, BWV 766 (1974 – 1986) (track 2)
O Gott, du frommer Gott, BWV 767 (1974 – 1986) (track 3)

CD 2

organ:
Peter Hurford (tracks 1–18)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 2, 4–10, 12–17)
Johann Ludwig Krebs (tracks 11, 18)
Nicolaus Vetter (German composer) (track 1)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1748 – 1749) (track 3)
previously attributed to:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 1, 11, 18)
recorded at:
Church of Our Lady of Sorrows (Toronto) in Toronto, Ontario, Canada (tracks 2–7, 18)
part of:
Bach Compendium (number: K104) (track 13)
Bach Compendium (number: K125) (track 12)
Bach Compendium (number: K134) (track 9)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 645) (track 2)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 646) (track 3)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 647) (track 4)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 648) (track 5)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 649) (track 6)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 650) (track 7)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 730) (track 8)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 731) (track 9)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 732) (track 10)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 733) (track 11)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 734) (track 12)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 735) (track 13)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 736) (track 14)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 737) (track 15)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 738) (track 16)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 739) (track 17)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 740) (track 18)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 771) (track 1)
arrangements:
Ach bleib’ bei uns, Herr Jesu Christ, BWV 649 (for piano, Feinberg) (track 6)
Ach bleib’ bei uns, Herr Jesu Christ, BWV 649 (for piano, Vaughan Williams) (track 6)
Fantasia super Valet will ich dir geben, BWV 735 (for piano, Feinberg) (track 13)
Kommst du nun, Jesu, vom Himmel herunter, BWV 650 (for piano, Feinberg) (track 7)
Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier, BWV 730 (for piano, Reger) (track 8)
Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier, BWV 731 (for piano, Cohen) (track 9)
Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier, BWV 731 (for piano, Rummel) (track 9)
Meine Seele erhebet den Herren, BWV 648 (for piano, Ireland) (track 5)
Morning Song, BWV 645 (for piano, Friedman) (track 2)
Nun freut euch, lieben Christen g'mein, BWV 734 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 12)
Synkkä yö maan peitti aivan (translated) (track 2)
Valet will ich dir geben, BWV 736 (for piano, Reger) (track 14)
Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her, BWV 738 (for piano solo, Kit Armstrong) (track 16)
Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 645 (for piano, Bantock) (track 2)
Wir glauben all' an einen Gott, BWV 740 (for piano, Whittaker) (track 18)
is based on:
is the basis for:
orchestrations:
Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 645 (Stokowski orchestration) (track 2)
Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 645 (Bantock orchestration) (track 2)
part of:
Sechs Choräle von verschiedener Art (part of collection) (tracks 2–7)
parts:
recording of:
Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier, BWV 731 (1974 – 1986) (track 9)
Valet will ich dir geben, BWV 736 (1974 – 1986) (track 14)
Vater unser im Himmelreich, BWV 737 (1974 – 1986) (track 15)
Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her, BWV 738 (1974 – 1986) (track 16)
Wir glauben all' an einen Gott, BWV 740 (1974 – 1986) (track 18)

CD 3

pipe organ arranger:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 11, 11, 11)
organ:
Peter Hurford (tracks 1–18)
arranger:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 12–13)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (tracks 1–10, 14, 16–18)
Johann Ernst von Sachsen-Weimar (tracks 1–3, 10)
Antonio Vivaldi (tracks 4–9, 11, 11, 11–13)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1726) (track 15)
recorded at:
Church of Our Lady of Sorrows (Toronto) in Toronto, Ontario, Canada (tracks 1–3, 11–13)
part of:
Bach Compendium (number: K130) (track 15)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 595) (track 10)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 597) (track 14)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 726) (track 15)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 727) (track 16)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 728) (track 17)
Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (number: BWV 729) (track 18)
arrangements:
Herzlich tut mich verlangen, BWV 727 (for piano, Reger) (track 16)
Herzlich tut mich verlangen, BWV 727 (for piano, Walton) (track 16)
Herzlich tut mich verlangen, BWV 727 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 16)
In dulci jubilo, BWV 729 (catch all for arrangements) (track 18)
In dulci jubilo, BWV 729 (for piano solo, Kit Armstrong) (track 18)
In dulci jubilo, BWV 729 (for piano solo, Gerald Tyrwhitt-Wilson) (track 18)
Jesus, meine Zuversicht, BWV 728 (catch all for arrangements) (track 17)
orchestrations:
Herzlich tut mich verlangen, BWV 727 (orchestrated by E. Leinsdorf) (track 16)
part of:
Organ Concerto G-Dur nach Johann Ernst von Sachen-Weimar, BWV 592 (arrangement of No.1 of the 6 Violin Concertos, Op.1, by Prince Johann Ernst of Saxe-Weimar) (tracks 1–3)
parts:
recording of:
Concerto no. 6 in E-flat major, BWV 597 (1974 – 1986) (track 14)
Herr Jesu Christ, dich zu uns wend, BWV 726 (1974 – 1986) (track 15)
Herzlich tut mich verlangen, BWV 727 (1974 – 1986) (track 16)
In dulci jubilo, BWV 729 (1974 – 1986) (track 18)
Jesus, meine Zuversicht, BWV 728 (1974 – 1986) (track 17)
version of:
In dulci iubilo (original traditional version in macaronic alteration of medieval German and Latin, use also for unspecified versions) (track 18)