Annotation

Label: Soli Deo Gloria - Cat. #: SDG128 - EAN: 843183012824 - Format: 2CD

Annotation last modified on 2009-07-01 22:52 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1: For Easter Sunday and Monday
# Title Rating Length
1 Cantata, BWV 4 "Christ lag in Todesbanden": I. Sinfonia
1:25
2 Cantata, BWV 4 "Christ lag in Todesbanden": II. Versus I: Coro "Christ lag in Todesbanden"
3:59
3 Cantata, BWV 4 "Christ lag in Todesbanden": III. Versus II: Sopran, Alt "Den Tod niemand zwingen kunnt"
5:33
4 Cantata, BWV 4 "Christ lag in Todesbanden": IV. Versus III: Tenor "Jesus Christus, Gottes Sohn"
1:45
5 Cantata, BWV 4 "Christ lag in Todesbanden": V. Versus IV: Coro "Es war ein
1:48
6 Cantata, BWV 4 "Christ lag in Todesbanden": VI. Versus V: Bass "Hier ist das rechte Osterlamm"
4:23
7 Cantata, BWV 4 "Christ lag in Todesbanden": VII. Versus VI: Sopran, Tenor "So feiern wir das hohe Fest"
1:39
8 Cantata, BWV 4 "Christ lag in Todesbanden": VIII. Versus VII: Choral "Wir essen und leben wohl"
1:18
9 Cantata, BWV 31 "Der Himmel lacht! Die Erde jubilieret": I. Sonata
2:23
10 Cantata, BWV 31 "Der Himmel lacht! Die Erde jubilieret": II. Coro "Der Himmel lacht! Die Erde jubilieret"
3:23
11 Cantata, BWV 31 "Der Himmel lacht! Die Erde jubilieret": III. Recitativo (Bass) "Erwünschter Tag! Sei, Seele, wieder froh!"
1:52
12 Cantata, BWV 31 "Der Himmel lacht! Die Erde jubilieret": IV. Aria (Bass) "Fürst des Lebens, starker Streiter"
2:20
13 Cantata, BWV 31 "Der Himmel lacht! Die Erde jubilieret": V. Recitativo (Tenor) "So stehe dann, du gottergebne Seele"
1:10
14 Cantata, BWV 31 "Der Himmel lacht! Die Erde jubilieret": VI. Aria (Tenor) "Adam muss in uns verwesen"
1:46
15 Cantata, BWV 31 "Der Himmel lacht! Die Erde jubilieret": VII. Recitativo (Sopran) "Weil dann das Haupt sein Glied"
0:44
16 Cantata, BWV 31 "Der Himmel lacht! Die Erde jubilieret": VIII. Aria con Choral (Sopran) "Letzte Stunde, brich herein"
3:51
17 Cantata, BWV 31 "Der Himmel lacht! Die Erde jubilieret": IX. Choral "So fahr ich hin zu Jesu Christ"
1:03
18 Cantata, BWV 66 "Erfreut euch, ihr Herzen": I. Coro "Erfreut euch, ihr Herzen"
8:54
19 Cantata, BWV 66 "Erfreut euch, ihr Herzen": II. Recitativo (Bass) "Es bricht das Grab und damit unsre Not"
0:31
20 Cantata, BWV 66 "Erfreut euch, ihr Herzen": III. Aria (Bass) "Lasset dem Höchsten ein Danklied erschallen"
6:02
21 Cantata, BWV 66 "Erfreut euch, ihr Herzen": IV. Recitativo ed Arioso (Tenor, Alt) "Bei Jesu Leben freudig sein"
4:06
22 Cantata, BWV 66 "Erfreut euch, ihr Herzen": V. Aria (Alt, Tenor) "Ich fürchte zwar des Grabes Finsternissen"
7:46
23 Cantata, BWV 66 "Erfreut euch, ihr Herzen": VI. Choral "Halleluja! Halleluja! Halleluja!"
0:45
CD 2: For Easter Monday and Tuesday
# Title Rating Length
1 Cantata, BWV 6 "Bleib bei uns, denn es will Abend werden": I. Coro "Bleib bei uns, denn es will Abend werden"
5:55
2 Cantata, BWV 6 "Bleib bei uns, denn es will Abend werden": II. Aria (Alt) "Hochgelobter Gottessohn"
3:44
3 Cantata, BWV 6 "Bleib bei uns, denn es will Abend werden": III. Choral (Sopran) "Ach bleib bei uns, Herr Jesu Christ"
3:56
4 Cantata, BWV 6 "Bleib bei uns, denn es will Abend werden": IV. Recitativo (Bass) "Es hat die Dunkelheit"
0:43
5 Cantata, BWV 6 "Bleib bei uns, denn es will Abend werden": V. Aria (Tenor) "Jesu, lass uns auf dich sehen"
4:20
6 Cantata, BWV 6 "Bleib bei uns, denn es will Abend werden": VI. Choral "Beweis dein Macht, Herr Jesu Christ"
0:43
7 Cantata, BWV 134 "Ein Herz, das seinen Jesum lebend weiß": I. Recitativo (Tenor) "Ein Herz, das seinen Jesum lebend weiß"
0:35
8 Cantata, BWV 134 "Ein Herz, das seinen Jesum lebend weiß": II. Aria (Tenor) "Auf, Gläubige, singet die lieblichen Lieder"
5:25
9 Cantata, BWV 134 "Ein Herz, das seinen Jesum lebend weiß": III. Recitativo (Tenor, Alt) "Wohl dir, Gott hat an dich gedacht"
2:20
10 Cantata, BWV 134 "Ein Herz, das seinen Jesum lebend weiß": IV. Aria (Alt, Tenor) "Wir danken und preisen dein brünstiges Lieben"
7:06
11 Cantata, BWV 134 "Ein Herz, das seinen Jesum lebend weiß": V. Recitativo (Tenor, Alt) "Doch würke selbst den Dank un unserm Munde"
1:48
12 Cantata, BWV 134 "Ein Herz, das seinen Jesum lebend weiß": VI. Choro "Erschallet, ihr Himmel, erfreue dich, Erde"
6:46
13 Cantata, BWV 145 "Ich lebe, mein Herze, zu deinem Ergötzen": I. Aria (Tenor, Sopran) "Ich lebe, mein Herze, zu deinem Ergötzen"
3:31
14 Cantata, BWV 145 "Ich lebe, mein Herze, zu deinem Ergötzen": II. Recitativo (Tenor) "Nun fordre, Moses, wie du willt"
0:59
15 Cantata, BWV 145 "Ich lebe, mein Herze, zu deinem Ergötzen": III. Aria (Bass) "Merke, mein Herze, beständig nur dies"
3:05
16 Cantata, BWV 145 "Ich lebe, mein Herze, zu deinem Ergötzen": IV. Recitativo (Sopran) "Mein Jesus lebt"
0:44
17 Cantata, BWV 145 "Ich lebe, mein Herze, zu deinem Ergötzen": V. Choral "Drum wir auch billig fröhlich sein"
0:39

Credits

CD 1: For Easter Sunday and Monday

composed in:
Mühlhausen, Thüringen, Germany (1707 – 1708) (tracks 1–8)
revised in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1724 – 1725) (tracks 1–8)
alto vocals:
Daniel Taylor (Canadian countertenor) (tracks 3, 21–22)
bass vocals:
Stephen Varcoe (tracks 6, 11–12, 19–20)
choir vocals:
Monteverdi Choir (tracks 2, 5, 8, 10, 17–18, 23)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (1707) (tracks 1–8)
Johann Sebastian Bach (1715) (tracks 9–17)
Johann Sebastian Bach (1724) (tracks 18–23)
conductor:
Sir John Eliot Gardiner (tracks 1–23)
librettist:
Martin Luther (German theologian of the Reformation) (1524) (tracks 2–8)
orchestra:
English Baroque Soloists (tracks 1–23)
soprano vocals:
Gillian Keith (tracks 3, 7, 15–16)
tenor vocals:
James Gilchrist (tracks 4, 7, 13–14, 21–22)
recorded at:
Georgenkirche in Eisenach, Thüringen, Germany (2000-04-23 – 2000-04-24) (tracks 1–23)
arrangements:
later versions:
Chorale from the Easter Cantata (Stokowski orchestration) (track 4)
live recording of:
Kantate, BWV 4 "Christ lag in Todesbanden": I. Sinfonia (2000-04-23 – 2000-04-24) (track 1)
part of:
recording of:

CD 2: For Easter Monday and Tuesday

composed in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1725) (tracks 1–6)
premiered in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1725-04-02) (tracks 1–6)
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1729-04-19) (tracks 13–17)
alto vocals:
Daniel Taylor (Canadian countertenor) (tracks 2, 7, 9–11)
bass vocals:
Stephen Varcoe (tracks 4, 15)
choir vocals:
Monteverdi Choir (tracks 1, 6, 12, 17)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (1724) (tracks 7–12)
Johann Sebastian Bach (1725) (tracks 1–6)
Johann Sebastian Bach (1729) (tracks 13–17)
conductor:
Sir John Eliot Gardiner (tracks 1–17)
librettist:
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 2, 4–5)
Martin Luther (German theologian of the Reformation) (1542) (track 6)
Nikolaus Herman (1560) (track 17)
Nikolaus Herman (1572) (track 3)
Nikolaus Selnecker (1572) (track 3)
Christian Friedrich Henrici (1728) (tracks 13–16)
orchestra:
English Baroque Soloists (tracks 1–17)
soprano vocals:
Angharad Gruffydd Jones (Soprano) (tracks 3, 13, 16)
tenor vocals:
James Gilchrist (tracks 5, 7–11, 13–14)
recorded at:
Georgenkirche in Eisenach, Thüringen, Germany (2000-04-24 – 2000-04-25) (tracks 1–17)
arrangements:
live recording of:
part of:

Release

ASIN: UK: B000N39HP8 [info]