J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Peasant & Coffee Cantata

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Accompaniment/Orchestra:Concentus musicus Wien
Soloists:Rotraud Hansmann - soprono
Kurt Equiluz - tenor
Max van Egmond - bass
Individual Works:"Mer hahn en neue Oberkeet" (Peasent Cantata) BWV 212
"Schweigt stille, plaudert nicht" (Coffee Cantata) BWV 211
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Teldec
Catalog Number:8.43631
Year Released/Recorded:1968
Total Playing Time:56min 54sec
Comments:Gordon Eck said:

A good but not great recording featuring competent soloists. The L'Oiseau-Lyre recording with conductor Christopher Hogwood seen elsewhere on this website is a far superior recording.

Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Gordon Eck
Date First Submitted:01/30/2000