J.S. Bach
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Cantatas: Complete, Vol. 2

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Ton Koopman
Accompaniment/Orchestra:The Amsterdam Baroqoque Orchestra and Choir
Soloists:Barbara Schlick, soprano
Kai Wessel, alto
Christoph Pregardien, tenor
Klaus Mertens, bass
Viola da Gamba
Individual Works:disc 1 :
Weinen, Klagen, Sorgen, Zagen, BWV 12
Gleichwie der Regen und Schnee vom Himmel fällt, BWV 18
Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, BWV 61
18 appendix

disc 2
Erschallet, ihr Lieder, erklinget, ihr Saiten, BWV 172
Bereitet die Wege, bereitet die Bahn, BWV132
Himmelskönig, sei willkommen, BWV182
182 appendix

disc 3 :
Tritt auf die Glaubensbahn, BWV152
Mein Herze schwimmt im Blut, BWV 199
Amore traditore, BWV 203
Quodlibet, BWV 524

Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Erato
Catalog Number:0630-12598-2
Year Released/Recorded:May 1995
Total Playing Time:disc1 55'37"
disc 2 65'38"
disc 3 61'14"
Related Web Site:http://www.tonkoopman.nl
Comments:Henk Meulendijks said:

Second volume of 20 volumes of each 3 discs. The whole project lasts 10 years. All cantata's will be peformed live and will be broadcasted by the dutch radio. The voices are somewhat clearer than volume 1. On this volume the tenor has changed according to the radio concerts the alt and the soprano will alter.

The next volume is the last volume of cantatas from Arnstadt, Mulhausen and Weimar.

Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Henk Meulendijks
Date First Submitted:01/19/1996
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