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Recordings & Discussions of Cantatas: Cantatas BWV 1-50 | Cantatas BWV 51-100 | Cantatas BWV 101-150 | Cantatas BWV 151-200 | Cantatas BWV 201-224 | Cantatas BWV Anh | Order of Discussion

Cantata BWV 147
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben

Ref.

BWV 147

German Title

Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben

English Title

Heart and mouth and deed and life (by Richard Stokes)

Event

Cantata for the Feast of Visitation of Mary
Readings: Epistle: Isaiah 11: 1-5; Gospel: Luke 1: 39-56
Musical Context: Motets & Chorales for Feast of Visitation of Mary

Composed

Leipzig, 1723
1st performance: July 2, 1723 - Leipzig
2nd performance: July 2, 1730 (circa) - Leipzig
3rd performance: 1735-1740 - Leipzig

 

Salomo Franck (Mvts. 1, 3, 5, 7, 9); Martin Jahn (Mvts. 6, 10); Anon (Mvts. 2, 4, 6, 8)

Text

German-1 | German-2 | NBA Text | Translations: Catalan-1 | Chinese-1 | Chinese-2 | Dutch-1 | Dutch-4 | English-3I | English-3P |English-1 | English-5 | English-6 | English-8 | English-10 | French-3 | French-4 | French-6 | Hebrew-2 | Hebrew-3 | Indonesian | Italian-2 | Japanese-6 | Portuguese-2 | Russian-1 | Russian-3 | Spanish-3 | Spanish-7
Chorale Text: Jesu, meiner Seelen Wonne

Scoring

Soloists: Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Bass; 4-part Chorus
Orchestra: Trumpet, 2 Oboes, Bassoon, 2 Violins, Viola, Continuo
Or: Trumpet, 2 Oboes, Oboe d'amore, 2 Oboes da caccia, 2 Violins, Viola, Continuo (including Violoncello & Violone in Mvt. 7)
Mvt. 1: Chorus | Mvt. 2: Recitative | Mvt. 3: Aria | Mvt. 4: Recitative | Mvt. 5: Aria | Mvt. 6: Chorale | Mvt. 7: Aria | Mvt. 8: Recitative | Mvt. 9: Aria | Mvt. 10: Chorale

Score Vocal & Piano [2.94 MB] | Score BGA [3.48 MB]
Autograph Score (Facsimile): D B Mus. ms. Bach P 102 (BWV 147: Mvts.) [Bach Digital]
Chorales: Mvt. 6 | Mvt. 10
Capella: Mvt. 6 | Mvt. 6 ver 2 | Mvt. 6 ver 3 | Mvt. 6 ver 4 | Mvt. 6 ver 5 | Mvt. 6 ver 6 [cap]
Chorale Melody: Werde munter, mein Gemüthe

References

BGA: XXX | NBA: I/28.2 | BC: A 174 | Zwang: K 33 | First Published: BG, 1884 | Autograph score (facsimile): Berlin, Staatsbibliothek | Provenance

Commentary

Crouch | AMG | Bethlehem | Emmanuel Music | Mincham | Af [Dutch] | AL [Dutch] | EvH [Dutch] | HT [Dutch] | KL [Dutch] | | Role [French] | Japanese-1 | Reyes [Spanish]

Music

Music Examples

Discussions

Week of December 16, 2001; Week of July 31, 2005; Week of December 9, 2012

Contents

 

Complete Recordings
Details of Cantata BWV 147a

Discussions - Part 1 (1st round)
Discussions - Part 2
Discussions - Part 3
Discussions - Part 4 (2nd round)
Discussions - Part 5 (3rd round)

Recordings of Individual Movements from Cantata BWV 147: A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

Cantatas BWV 140, 147 - conducted by John Eliot Gardiner
John Eliot Gardiner - Bach Cantata Pilgrimage - Vol. 13
Bach Cantatas on TV - conducted by Ton Koopman
Cantatas Vol. 12 - conducted by Masaaki Suzuki
Bach-Hess: Chorale Jesu, joy of man’s desiring (Mvt. 10) from Cantata BWV 147, transcribed for piano

Discography - Part 1

Complete Recordings

1

J.S. Bach: Cantata BWV 147 [C-6]

 

Kurt Thomas

Kantorei der Dreikönigskirche Frankfurt / Orchestra of Collegium Musicum

Soprano: Ingeborg Reichelt; Contralto: Sibylla Plate; Tenor: Helmut Kretschmar; Bass: Erich Wenk

Oiseau-Lyre

Mid 1950’s ?

LP / TT:

 

2

Les Grandes Cantates de J.S. Bach Vol. 1 [E-1]
J.S. Bach: Cantata No. 147, Cantata No. 160
[E-1]
Bach Choral Works: Volume 3
[B-3]

 

Cantata BWV 147 [35:40 / 36:00]

Fritz Werner

Heinrich-Schütz-Chor Heilbronn / Südwestfunk-Orchester Baden-Baden

Soprano: Ingeborg Reichelt; Alto: Margarethe Bence; Tenor: Helmut Krebs; Bass: Franz Kelch

Erato LDE-3058
Musical Heritage Society MHS-547
Erato 2564-61403-2

Mar 2-4, 1957

LP / TT: 48:15
LP / TT: 48:15
10-CD / TT: 724:07

Recorded at Ilsfeld, Germany.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 147 by F. Werner.
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3

Bach: Les Grandes Cantatas [C-2]

Cantata BWV 147 [33:27]

Geraint Jones

Geraint Jones Singers & Orchestra

Soprano: Joan Sutherland; Mezzo-soprano: Helen Watts; Tenor: Wilfred Brown; Baritone: Thomas Hemsley

EMI Classics

May 1957

2-CD / TT: 153:01

Recorded at Abbey Road Studios, London, UK.
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4

J.S. Bach: Cantata 147 Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben [C-2]

 

Cantata BWV 147 []

Marinus Voorberg

Netherlands Bach Orchestra & Choir

Soprano: Nelly Groenevelt; Alto: Sophia van Sante; Tenor: Wiebe Drayer; Bass: David Hollestelle

CID 130.156

1957

10” 25 cm LP / TT:

Recorded at the Grote Kerk, Naarden, the Netherlands.
Released in November 1957.

Recorded at the Grote Kerk, Naarden, the Netherlands.
Released in November 1957.

5

Bach Cantatas Vol. 3 - Ascension Day, Whitsun, Trinity
J.S. Bach Compact Edition: Kantaten · Cantatas · Cantates
[B-2]
.S. Bach: Kantaten BWV 147 & BWV 60
[CL-2]

Cantata BWV 147 [33:02 / 32:43]

Karl Richter

Münchener Bach-Chor / Solistengemeinschaft der Bachwoche Ansbach

Soprano: Ursula Buckel; Contralto: Hertha Töpper; Tenor: John van Kesteren; Bass: Kieth Engen

Archiv Produktion
Archiv Produktion 198331

Jul 23-24, 1961

6-CD / TT:
LP / TT: 48:53

Recorded at Münster zu Heilbronn, Germany.
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6

J.S. Bach: Cantata No. 147 [C-4]

Dr. Kurt Bauer (Conductor & Organist) [most probably Karl Richter]

Dresden Cathedral Choir & Orchestra [probably pseudonym of Münchener Bach-Chor / Münchener Bach-Orchester]

Unknown soloists [probably: Soprano: Ursula Buckel; Contralto: Hertha Töpper; Tenor: John van Kesteren; Bass: Kieth Engen]

Baroque Records (Everest) B 2802

Early 1960's ?

LP / TT: 32:36

Recorded live with Karl Richter, under the pseudonym of Dr. Kurt Bauer.
Info provided by Burke Smith (June 2008).

7

Les Grandes Cantates de J.S. Bach Vol. 15
J.S. Bach: Cantata No. 147, Cantata No. 90 [L-15]
J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 4, 21, 90, 140, 147
[C-1]
J.S. Bach: Cantatas 140 / 119 / 90 / 147 / 85 / 28
[C-6]
Bach Cantatas:
Volume 2

 
 

Cantata BWV 147 [33:36 / 31:58]

Fritz Werner

Heinrich-Schütz-Chor Heilbronn / Pforzheim Chamber Orchestra

Soprano: Agnes Giebel; Alto: Claudia Hellmann; Tenor: Helmut Krebs; Bass: Jakob Stämpfli

Erato STE-50182
Erato SMC-95162
Erato STU-70182
Erato/Columbia SMC-55182
Musical Heritage Society MHS-1014
Erato 2292-45444-2
Erato Ultima 3984-28166-2
Erato 2584-61402-2

Jun 1963

LP / TT: 48:10
LP / TT: 48:10
LP / TT: 48:10
LP / TT: 48:10
LP / TT: 48:10
2-CD / TT: 151 min
2-CD / TT: 142:39
10-CD / TT: 722:00

Recorded in Ilsfeld, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 147 by F. Werner.
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8

BachL Cantata BWV 147, Motets BWV 226, BWV 228, BWV 230 [C-1]
J.S. Bach: Catata 147 · 6 Motets · Chorales & chorale preludes for Advent & Christmas [C-2]

David Willcocks

King's College Choir Cambridge / Academy of St Martin-In-The-Fields (Musical Director: Neville Marriner)

Soprano: Elly Ameling; Mezzo-soprano: Janet Baker; Tenor: Ian Partridge; Bass: John Shirley-Quirk

EMI / EMI Classics

Jul 1970

TT: 32:51

Recorded at Chapelle of King's College, Cambridge, UK.
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9

J.S. Bach a Notre Dame - Les grandes canatates des féte [C-2]

R.P. Émile Martin

Les Chanteurs De Saint-Eustache / Orchestre Des Concerts Colonne

Soprano: Rachel Yakar; Alto: Jocelyne Taillon; Tenor: Manuel Cid-Jimenez; Bass: Roger Soyer

Les Chantiers Du Carnaval CDC-5

Jun 17, 1971

LP / TT:

Recorded live at Notre-Dame de Paris, France.

10

Bach: 13 Sacred Cantatas & 13 Sinfonias [C-3]
J.S. Bach: 10 Festkantaten [C-7]

 

Cantata BWV 147 [32:20]

Helmut Winschermann

Nederlands Vocaal Ensemble / Deutsche Bachsolisten

Soprano: Ileana Cotrubas; Alto: Julia Hamari; Tenor: Kurt Equiluz; Bass: William Reimer

Philips 454346
Philips 6542806-810

Jan 1972

5-CD / TT: 352:39
10-LP / TT:

 

11

J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwork, 7. Folge [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 147 [32:20]

Hermann Max

Dormagener Kantorei / Instrumental Ensemble

Soprano: Barbara Schlick; Alto: Hilke Helling; Tenor: Lutz-Michael Harder; Bass: Berthold Possemeyer

FSM Candide 33137

Jun 9, 16 & 17, 1975

LP / TT: 55:55

Recorded at Thomaskirche, Düsseldorf, Germany.

12

Die Bach Kantate Vol. 12
Edition Bachakademie Vol. 45

Helmuth Rilling

Frankfurter Kantorei / Bach-Collegium Stuttgart

Soprano: Arleen Augér; Alto: Helen Watts; Tenor: Kurt Equiluz; Bass: Wolfgang Schöne

Hänssler

Sep 1976; Jan, June 1977

TT: 31:24

Recorded at Gedächtniskirche Stuttgart, Germany.
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13

J.S. Bach: Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, Kantate Nr. 147 für Soli, Chor und Orchester; W.A. Mozart: Requiem, Oratorium für Soli, Chor und Orchester, KV 626 [C-2]

 

Cantata BWV 147 []

Martin Flämig

Dresdner Kreuzchor / Dresdner Philharmonie

Soprano: Barbara Hoene; Alto: Heidi Rieß; Tenor: Albrecht Lepetit; Bass: Siegfried Lorenz

Überspiel Kreuzchorarchiv

Feb 21, 1979

MC / TT: 86 min

Recorded live at Kreuzkirche, Dresden, Saxony, Germany.
Copy: Zentralbibliothek-Mediathek Archiv Fon-TKD-C 2996
Source: WorldCat Libraries & SLUB Dresden

14

Bach Festival 49th Annual Baldwin-Wallace College: Second Concert [F49-2]

 

Cantata BWV 147 []

Dwight Oltman

Baldwin-Wallace Concert Choir / Festival Chamber Orchestra

Sergiu Luca (Violin); Unknown vocal soloists

Baldwin-Wallace College Conservatory of Music

Apr (?) 1981

MC / TT:

Recorded live at Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, Ohio, USA.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 147 by D. Oltman.
Source: WorldCat Libraries

15

J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk · Complete Cantatas · Les Cantates, Folge / Vol. 36 - BWV 147-151
J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk - Sacred Cantatas
Vol. 8 - BWV 138-140, 143-159, 161-162
Bach-2000
Vol. 3: Sacred Cantatas 3 - BWV 100-117, 119-140, 143-149
Bach: Cantatas / Kantaten
Vol. 45 - BWV 147-149

 
 
 

Cantata BWV 147 [31:36]

Nikolaus Harnoncourt

Tölzer Knabenchor (Chorus Master: Gerhard Schmidt-Gaden) / Concentus Musicus Wien

Boy Soprano: Alan Bergius (Soloist of the Tölzer Knabenchor); Boy Alto: Stefan Rampf (Soloist of the Tölzer Knabenchor); Tenor: Kurt Equiluz; Bass: Thomas Hampson

Telefunken 6.35654
Teldec 8.35654 ZL
Teldec 4509-91762-2
Teldec 3984-25708-2
Teldec 8573-81166-2
Warner Classics 8573-81166-5

Nov 1981; Jan 1982; Jan+Mar 1983

2-LP / TT: 101 min
2-CD / TT: 100:57
2-CD / TT: 103:01
6-CD / TT: 403:41
15-CD / TT: 949:30
CD / TT: 74:34
CD / TT: 74:34

Recorded at Casino Zögernitz, Vienna, Austria.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 147 by N. Harnoncourt.
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16

J.S. Bach: Cantata, Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, S. 147; Cantata, Sehet, wir gehen hinauf gen Jerusalem, S. 159; Cantata, O ewiges Feuer, o Ursprung der Liebe, S. 34 [IU-17]

 

Cantata BWV 147 [33:13]

Jan Harrington

Indiana University Summer Bach Collegium / orchestra

Vocal soloists: unknown

Indiana University School of Music

Jul 29, 1985

3 sound tape reels / TT: 68:28

Recorded live at Indiana University: School of Music, Bloomington, Indiana, USA.
Source: WorldCat Libraries

17

J.S. Bach: 6 Favourite Cantatas [C-2]

Joshua Rifkin

(OVPP - No Choir) / The Bach Ensemble

Soprano: Jane Bryden; Alto: Drew Minter; Tenor: Jeffrey Thomas; Bass: Jan Opalach

L'Oiseau-Lyre

Sep 1985

TT: 27:07

Recorded at the American Academy of Arts and Letters.
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18

J.S. Bach: Cantatas (27th Sunday after Trinity) [C-2]

 

Cantata BWV 147 [28:05]

John Eliot Gardiner

Monteverdi Choir / English Baroque Soloists

Soprano: Ruth Holton; Counter-tenor: Michael Chance; Tenor: Anthony Rolfe-Johnson; Bass: Stephen Varcoe

Archiv Produktion 431809
Archiv Produktion 463587

Mar 1990

CD / TT: 52:51

Recorded at St. Andrew's Church, Fontmell Magna, Shaftesbury, Dorset, UK.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 147 by J.E. Gardiner.
See: Cantatas BWV 140, 147 - conducted by John Eliot Gardiner
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19

Bach: Cantatas 34, 50, 147 [C-1]
The Bach Collection
[B-1]

 
 

Cantatas BWV 50 [3:47], BWV 34 [16:44], BWV 147 [31:14]

Harry Christophers

The Sixteen

Soprano: Gillian Fisher; Alto: David James; Tenor: Ian Partridge; Bass: Michael George
The Sixteen:
Sopranos: Fiona Clarke, Ruth Dean, Sally Dunkley, Patricia Forbes, Nicola Jenkin, Carys Lane
Altos: Robin Barda, Michael Lees, Philip Newton, Christopher Royall
Tenors: Peter Burrows, Philip Daggett, Duncan MacKenzie, Mark Padmore
Basses: Simon Birchall, Roger Cleverdon, Christopher Purves, Laurence Whitehead
Paul Nicholson (Organ)

Collins Classics 1317-2
Coro COR-160039
=
Coro COR-16072

Aug 1990

CD / TT: 55:59
CD / TT: 56:01
MP3 / TT: 55:50
5-CD / TT: 310:01

Recorded at St. Judes on the Hill, Hampstead, England. Recording Producers: Mark Brown; Recording Engineer: Antony Howell.
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20

J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 80 & BWV 147 [C-2]

 

Cantata BWV 147 [29:50]

Mátyás Antál

Hungarian Radio Chorus / Failoni Chamber Orchestra

Soprano: Ingrid Kertesi; Alto: Judit Németh; Tenor: Jozsef Mukk; Bass: István Gáti

Naxos 8.550642

Jan 1992

CD / TT: 53:48

Recorded at Festetitch Castle, Budapest, Hungary.
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21

J.J. Quantz: Concierto para Flauta; J.S. Bach: Cantata BWV 147 [C-4]

Cantata BWV 147 [37:48] (with introduction)

Mario Videla (Conductor, Organ & Commentary)

Academia Bach de Buenos Aires
GCC-Grupo de Canto Coral (Director: Néstor Andrenacci) / Ensamble Academia Bach

Soprano: Paula Almerares; Contralto: Virginia Correa Dupuy; Tenor: Rubén Martínez; Baritone: Luciano Garay

Ed. Institutional

1992

DVD / TT: 60:00

Recorded at Iglesia Santa Felicitas, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

22

J.S. Bach: Complete Cantatas Vol. 7

 
 

Cantata BWV 147 [29:33]

Ton Koopman

Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra & Choir

Soprano: Lisa Larsson; Alto: Bogna Bartosz; Tenor: Gerd Türk; Bass: Klaus Mertens

Erato 3984-23141-2 Antoine Marchand CC-72207

Sep & Oct 1997

3-CD / TT: 213:55

Recorded at Waalse Kerk, Amsterdam, Holland.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 147 by T. Koopman.
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23

Ton Koopman conducts J.S. Bach - Episode 4
Bach Cantatas
[D-1]

Ton Koopman

Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra & Choir

Soprano: Lisa Larsson; Alto: Elisabeth von Magnus; Tenor: Lothar Odinius; Bass: Klaus Mertens

NVC ARTS
Kultur Video

1997

VHS / TT: 30:14
DVD

2nd recording of Cantata BWV 147 by T. Koopman. Total time of the programme: 32:06.
See: Bach Cantatas on TV - conducted by Ton Koopman
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24

J.S. Bach: Kantate BWV .147 & BWV .78 [C-1]

Cantata BWV 147 []

Akiko Koizumi

Choeur mixte "Choeur de Chambre" / Original Insteruments Orchestra

Soprano: Atsuko Nakahara; Alto: Shizuka Fujinaga; Tenor: Yasuhiro Okamoto; Bass: Chiyuki Urano

Fontec

May 1999

CD / TT:

Recorded live at Wien Hall, Japan.

25

J.S. Bach: Cantatas Vol. 12 - Cantatas from Leipzig 1723 / V - BWV 21, 147

 
 

Cantata BWV 147 [29:59]

Masaaki Suzuki

Bach Collegium Japan

Soprano: Yukari Nonoshita; Counter-tenor: Robin Blaze; Tenor: Gerd Türk; Bass: Peter Kooy

BIS 1031

Jun 1999

CD / TT: 69:21

Recorded at the Kobe Shoin Women's University Chapel, Japan.
See: Cantatas Vol. 12 - conducted by Masaaki Suzuki
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26

Bach Edition Vol. 21 - Cantatas Vol. 12
J.S. Bach: The Famous Cantatas
[B-2]

 
 

Cantata BWV 147 [30:38]

Pieter Jan Leusink

Holland Boys Choir / Netherlands Bach Collegium

Soprano: Ruth Holton; Alto: Sytse Buwalda; Tenor: Knut Schoch; Bass: Bas Ramselaar

Brilliant Classics 99380
United Classics T2CD-2012125

Jun-Jul 2000

5-CD / TT: 332:53
5-CD / TT: 271:39

Recorded at St. Nicolaschurch, Elburg, Holland.
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27

Brattleboro Music Center presents: Marlboro Music Festival, 2000-07-21 [F-2000]

 

Cantata BWV 147 [34:19]

Blanche Moyse

Blanche Moyse Chorale / New England Bach Festival Orchestra

Soprano: Hyunah Yu; Mezzo-soprano: Mary Westbrook-Geha; Tenor: Steven Paul Spears; Baritone: Randall Scarlata
Rudolph Vrbsky (Oboe d'amore/Oboe); Gregory Hayes (Harpsichord); Kathy Andrew (Violin)

Brattleboro Music Center

Jul 21, 2000

MC / TT: 78:25

Recorded live at Marlboro Music Festival, Vermont, USA. There is also MC of the rehearsal from July 20, 2000.
Source: WorldCat Libraries

28

Bach Cantatas Vol. 13: Köln/Lüneburg
For the 1st Sunday in Advent
For the 4th Sunday in Advent

 
 
 

Cantata BWV 147 [28:07]

John Eliot Gardiner

Monteverdi Choir / English Baroque Soloists

Soprano: Brigitte Geller; Counter-tenor: Michael Chance; Tenor: Jan Kobow; Bass: Dietrich Henschel

Soli Deo Gloria 162

Dec 10, 2000

2-CD / TT: 134:22

Live recordings from the Bach Cantata Pilgrimage, at Michaeliskirche, Lüneburg, Germany.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 147 by J.E. Gardiner.
See: John Eliot Gardiner - Bach Cantata Pilgrimage - Vol. 13
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29

Glorious Bach!
An Advent Concert of Nusic by Bach
[L-8]

Nikolaus Harnoncourt

Arnold Schoenberg Chor (Chorus Master: Erwin Ortner) / Concentus Musicus Wien

Soprano: Christine Schäfer; Alto: Bernarda Fink; Tenor: Ian Bostridge; Baritone: Christopher Maltman

TDK

2000

DVD / TT: 32:25

Recorded at the Kloster Melk Benedictine Monastery.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 147 by N. Harnoncourt. 
See: Glorious Bach! (DVD) - conducted by Nikolaus Harnoncourt

30

J.S.Bach: Magnificat BWV 243 und Kantate BWV 147 Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben [C-1]

Cantata BWV 147 []

Elisabeth Linsenmeyer

Kammerchor Dinkelsbühl/Feuchtwangen / Höchberger Kammerorchester

Soprano: Heidrun Blaser; Alto: Stefanie Firnkes; Tenor: Markus Rilling; Bass: Reinhard Krämer

Kammerchor Dinkelsbühl Feuchtwangen

Mar 25, 2001

CD / TT:

Recorded live at St. Paulskirche Dinkelsbühl, Germany.
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31

J.S. Bach: Drei Kantaten zu Marienfesten [C-1]

Cantata BWV 147 [23:41]

Ryuichi Higuchi

Chorus & Orchestra of the Bach Akademie Meiji Gakuin Tokyo

Soprano: Takako Mitsuno; Mezzo-soprano: Yoko Nagashima; Tenor: Jiro Takano; Bass: Takehiko Maiya

Bach Akademie Meiji Gakuin

Oct 2003

CD / TT: 77:37

Recorded live.

32

Bach Festival 73rd An: Second Concert [F73-2]

 

Cantata BWV 147 []

Dwight Oltman

Baldwin-Wallace College Choir / Cleveland Opera Orchestra, members

Soprano: Tamara Matthews; Mezzo-soprano: Christine Abraham; Tenor: Benjamin Butterfield; Baritone: Christòpheren Nomura

Baldwin-Wallace College Conservatory of Music

Apr 22, 2005

CD / TT:

Recorded live at Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, Ohio, USA.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 147 by D. Oltman.
Source: WorldCat Libraries & Baldwin-Wallace College Website

33

»50 Bach-Kantaten aufgeführt in japanischer Sprache« Vol. 17

Cantata BWV 147 [33:09] - sung in Japanese translation by Emiko Ohmura

Emiko Ohmura

Bach-Chor Tokyo / Tokyo Cantata Chamber Orchestra

Soprano: Takako Mitsuno; Alto: Mariko Sasaki; Tenor: Masatoshi Sasaki; Bass: Keiichi Usami; Organ: Miwako Horii

Bach-Chor Tokyo BACHCD 17

May 15, 2005

CD / TT: 49:43

Recorded at live at Ishibashi Memorial Hall, Tokyo, Japan.
Source: J.S. Bach: »50 Bach-Kantaten aufgeführt in japanischer Sprache« Vols. 1-20: CD

34

Bach: Cantates Marie de Nazareth
Intégrale des cantates sacrées
Vol. 3

 

Cantata BWV 147 [26:37]

Eric J. Milnes (conductor from the positive organ)

(OVPP - No Choir) / Montréal Baroque

Soprano: Monika Mauch; Counter-tenor: Matthew White; Tenor: Charles Daniels; Bass: Stephan MacLeod

ATMA Classique SACD2-2402

Jun 18-21, 2006

SACD / TT: 70:59

Recorded at Montreal Baroque Festival, Église Saint-Augustin, Saint-Augustin de Mirabel, Québec, Canada.
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35

Thomanerchor Leipzig - Das Kirchenjahr mit Bach, Vol. 9: Marienfeste · Marian Feasts - Kantaten · Cantatas BWV 1, 125, 147

 

Cantata BWV 147 [29:05]

Georg Christoph Biller

Thomanerchor Leipzig / Gewandhausorchester Leipzig

Boy Soprano: Paul Bernewitz (Soloist of the Thomanerchor Leipzig); Alto: Stefan Kahle (Soloist of the Thomanerchor Leipzig); Tenor: Martin Petzold; Bass: Matthias Weichert

Rondeau Production ROP-4039
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Jun 24-25, 2011

CD / TT: 81:06
MP3 / TT: 81:06

Recorded during the weekly cantata services at Thomasskirche, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany.
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J.S. Bach: Cantata “Weinen, Klagen, Sorgen, Zagen” BWV 12; Cantata “Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben” BWV 147 [C-2]

 

Cantata BWV 147 [28:41]

Thomas Gropper

Arcis-Vocalisten München / Barockorchester L'arpa Festante München

Soprano: Judith Spiesser; Mezzo-soprano: Annekathrin Laabs; Tenor: Robert Sellier; Bass: Timo Janzen

Oehms Classics OC-425
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Mar 9-11, 2012

CD / TT: 51:13
MP3 / TT: 51:00

Recorded at Himmelfahrtskirche, München-Sendling, Bavaria, Germany.
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J.S. Bach: Cantata, BWV 147; Magnificat, BWV 243 (60 years of the Munich Bach Choir = Jubiläums-CD 60 Jahre 1954-2014) [C-2]

 

Cantata BWV 147 [26:51]

Hansjörg Albrecht

Münchener Bach-Chor / Münchener Bach-Orchester

Soprano: Andrea Lauren Brown; Alto: Olivia Vermeulen; Tenor: Julian Prégardien; Baritone: Sebastian Noack

Ohems Classics OC-1801
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Dec 8-9, 2012

CD / TT: 58:57
MP3 / TT: 87:47

Recorded at Bürgerhaus, Pullach, Bavaria, Germany

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Bach Cantatas: The Recreation of the Soul (Cantatas BWV 150, 78, 147) [C-1]

Cantata BWV 147 []

Peter Harvey

(OVPP - No Choir) / Magdalena Consort (Leader: Lucy Russell)

Soprano: Elin Manahan Thomas; Alto: Daniel Taylor; Tenor: James Gilchrist; Bass: Peter Harvey

Channel Classics CCSSA-35214
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Apr 2014

SACD / TT:
MP3 / TT: 62:50

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The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (December 2001 - July 2014)
Thanks to contributors: Rainer Baruth (January 2012, Jacobus van Dijk (June 2014), Rolf Günther (October 2012), Frits V. Herbold (March 2012), Teddy Kaufman (February 2007), Christian Moll (October-November 2009, May 2010), Jean-Gabriel Puyraveau (May 2013), Russ Sackowitz (September 2008), Peter Schmidt (June 2007), Burke Smith (June 2008),
Nagamiya Tutomu (December 2005)

Cantatas BWV 147 & BWV 147a: Details & Complete Recordings of BWV 147 | Recordings of Individuaul Movements: A | B | | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z | Details of BWV 147a | Discussions: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5

Recordings & Discussions of Cantatas: Cantatas BWV 1-50 | Cantatas BWV 51-100 | Cantatas BWV 101-150 | Cantatas BWV 151-200 | Cantatas BWV 201-224 | Cantatas BWV Anh | Order of Discussion

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