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Cantata BWV 164
Ihr, die ihr euch von Christo nennet

Ref.

BWV 164

German Title

Ihr, die ihr euch von Christo nennet

English Title

Ye who bear the name of Christ (by Richard Stokes)

Event

Solo Cantata for 13th Sunday after Trinity
Readings: Epistle: Galatians 3: 15-22; Gospel: Luke 10: 23-37
Musical Context: Motets & Chorales for 13th Sunday after Trinity

Composed

Leipzig, 1725
1st performance: August 26, 1725 - Leipzig

Text

Salomo Franck (Mvts. 1-5); Elisabeth Kreuziger (Mvt. 6)

Text: German-1 | German-6 | German-7 | NBA Text
Translations: Catalan-1 | Chinese-2 | Dutch-3 | English-1 | English-3I | English-3P | English-6 | English-10 | French-4 | French-6 | Hebrew-1 | Indonesian-1 | Italian-2 | Italian-4 | Russian-1 | Russian-3 | Spanish-4 | Spanish-7
Chorale Text: Herr Christ, der einge Gottessohn

Scoring

Soloists: Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Bass; 4-part Chorus
Orchestra: 2 transverse flutes, 2 oboes, 2 violins, viola, continuo
Mvt. 1: Aria [T] | Mvt. 2: Recitative [B] | Mvt. 3: Aria [A] | Mvt. 4: Recitative [T] | Mvt. 5: Aria - Duet [S, B] | Mvt. 6: Chorale

Score Vocal & Piano [1.31 MB] | Score BGA [1.85 MB]
Autograph Score (Facsimile): D B Mus. ms. Bach P 121 | D-B Mus. ms. Bach St 60 [Bach Digital]
Chorales: Mvt. 6
Capella: Mvt. 6 [cap]
Chorale Melody: Herr Christ, der einge Gottessohn

References

BGA: XXXIII | NBA: I/21 | BC: A 128 | Zwang: K 130 | First Published: BG, 1887 | Autograph score (facsimile): Berlin Staatsbibliothek | Provenance

Commentaries

English: BCW | Crouch | AMG | Emmanuel Music | Mincham
HL [Dutch] | KL [Dutch] | Role [French] | Reyes [Spanish]

Music

Music Examples

Discussions

Week of September 9, 2001; Week of July 22, 2007; Week of January 15, 2012; August 21, 2016

Contents

 

Complete Recordings
Recordings of Individual Movements

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

John Eliot Gardiner - Bach Cantata Pilgrimage - Vol. 6

Recordings - Part 1

Complete Recordings

1

The RIAS Bach Cantatas Project (1949-1952) [C-5]

 
 

Cantata BWV 164 [17:09]

Karl Ristenpart

RIAS-Kammerchor / RIAS-Kammerorchester

Soprano: Gunthild Weber; Alto: Annelies Westen; Tenor: Helmut Krebs Baritone: Walter Hauck

Audite 21.415
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Aug 27, 1952

9-CD / TT: 631:06
MP3 / TT: 629:09

Recorded at the Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin-Dahlem, Germany.
Recording Producer: Dorothee Ehrensberger; Recording Enginerr: Peter Burkowitz; A recording of RIAS Berlin (Licensed by Germany Radio). Previously unissued in any form.
Produser Comment | Press Kit German | Press Kit English
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2

Die Bach Kantate Vol. 49 (Cantatas BWV 35, 33, 164)
Edition Bachakademie
Vol. 49 (Cantatas BWV 161-164)

 
 
 

Cantata BWV 164 [CD-1: 17:53; CD-2: 17:54]

Helmuth Rilling

Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart / Bach-Collegium Stuttgart

Soprano: Edith Wiens; Alto: Julia Hamari; Tenor: Lutz-Michael Harder; Bass: Walter Heldwein
Peter-Lukas Graf, Sibylle Keller-Sanwald (Flutes); Fumiaki Myamoto, Hedda Rothweiler (Oboes); Kurt Etzold (Bassoon); Georg Eggers (Concert-master, Violin); Barbara Haupt-Brauckmann (Continuo Cello); Harro Bertz (Double-bass); Hans-Joachim Erhard (Harpsichord, Positive Organ)

Hänssler 98.811
Hänssler .049
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Nov 1981; Oct 1982

CD / TT: 65:19
CD / TT: 72:00
MP3 / TT: 72:00

Recorded at Gedächtniskirche Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
Recording: Tonstudio Teije van Geest, Heidelberg; Recording Supervision: Richard Hauck.
Listen on YouTube:
CD-2: Cantata BWV 161, BWV 162, BWV 163, BWV 164 [HD: 71:57] | Cantata BWV 161, BWV 162, BWV 163, BWV 164 [71:57]
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CD-2 (2010): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
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J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk · Complete Cantatas · Les Cantates, Folge / Vol. 39 (BWV 164-169)
J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk - Sacred Cantatas
Vol. 9 (BWV 163-182)
Bach-2000
Vol. 4: Sacred Cantatas 4 (BWV 150-159, 161-188, 192, 194-199)
Bach: Cantatas / Kantaten
Vol. 49 (BWV 163-166)

 
 
 

Cantata BWV 164 [17:26]

Gustav Leonhardt

Tölzer Knabenchor (Chorus Master: Gerhard Schmidt-Gaden) & Collegium Vocale Gent (Chorus Master: Philippe Herreweghe) / Leonhardt-Consort (with original instruments)

Boy Soprano: Christoph Wegmann (Soloist of the Tölzer Knabenchor); Alto: Paul Esswood; Tenor: Kurt Equiluz; Bass: Max van Egmond
LC: Transverse Flutes: Walter van Hauwe, Ricardo Kanji; Oboe: Ku Ebbinge, Violins: Marie Leonhardt, Lucy van Dael, Alda Stuurop; for BWV164:6: Lucy van Dael, Alda Stuurop, Mariet Holtrop, Antoinette van der Hombergh, Marinette Drost; Violas: Staas Swierstra, Ruth Hesseling; Violoncellos: Wouter Möller, Richte van der Meer; Violone: Nicholas Pap; Organ: Gustav Leonhardt [BW 164/2,3], Bob van Asperen [BWV 164/1,4], Glen Wilson [BWV 164/5,6]

Telefunken 6.35658
Teldec 8.35658 ZL
Teldec 4509-91763-2
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Teldec 3984-25709-2
Teldec 8573-81161-2
Warner Classics 8573-81161-5
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P 1987

2-LP / TT: 104 min
2-CD / TT: 103:28
6-CD / TT: 366:45
MP3 / TT: 362:32
15-CD / TT: 861:24
CD / TT: 62:53
CD / TT: 62:53
MP3 / TT: 61:51

Recorded at Doopsgezinde Kerk, Haarlem, the Netherlands (?).
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 164: Complete Cantata [17:32] | Complete Cantata [17:32] | Complete Cantata [17:43] ???
CD: Cantatas BWV 163, BWV 164, BWV 165, BWV 166 [62:53]
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Music Download 6-CD: Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | iTunes
15-CD (1999): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
Teldec CD (2000): Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
Warner CD (2007): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
Music Download CD: Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de


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4

Bach Edition Vol. 11 - Cantatas Vol. 5
J.S. Bach: Complete Sacred Cantatas, Vol. 9 (BWV 161-180)

 
 
 
 

Cantata BWV 164 [16:12]

Pieter Jan Leusink

Holland Boys Choir / Netherlands Bach Collegium

Soprano: Ruth Holton; Alto: Sytse Buwalda; Tenor: Marcel Beekman; Bass: Bas Ramselaar
HBC: Trebles: Anne Jan Leusink, Herjan Pullen, Hans van Roset, Aalt jan van Roest, Jelle Stocker, Gerwin Zwep, Tanny Koomen, Gerrit van der Hoorn, Erik Guldenaar, Peter van de Kolk, Nicky Westerink; Counter-tenors: Arjan Dokter, Gerald Engeltjes, Maarten Engeltjes, Vincent Groeneveld, Edwin Smit, Jan Willem Prins, Arjen Nap; Tenors: Martinus Leusink, Marijn Takken, Cor van Twillert, Frank Tros, Peter Bloemendaal, Frans Benschop; Basses: Jeroen Assink, Jim Groenevald, Sebastian Holz, Willem van der Hoorn, Huib van Hinsbergen, Klaas Alberts, Richard Guldenaar, Piet Schuyn
NBC: Violins: John Wilson Meyer [Concert-master], Laura Johnson, Antoinette Lohmann, Eva Scheytt, Elin Eriksson, Mimi Mitchel, Fanny Pestalozzi, Josef Tan, David Rabinowitz; Violas: Jan Willem Vis, Simon Murphy, Maarten Boeken; Violoncellos: Frank Wakelkamp, Thomas Pitt; Double-basses: Maggie Urquhart, Robert Franenberg, Jan Hollestelle, Ties Marang, Joshua Cheatam; Oboes: Peter Frankenberg, Ofer Frenkel, Christin Linde, Vincent van Ballegooin, Eduard Wesley, Fernando Souza, Nico de Gier; Bassoon: Trudy va der Wulp; Transverse Flutes: Marion Moonen [BWV 164/3], Kate Clark [BWV 164/3]; Organ: Rien Voskuilen, Vaughan Schlepp

Brilliant Classics 99370
Brilliant Classics

Nov-Dec 1999

5-CD / TT: 270:58
MP3 / TT: 358:19

Recorded at St. Nicolaschurch, Elburg, the Netherlands.
Production Manager: Christine Schreuder; Artistic Director: Pieter Jan Leusink; Recording: Clavigram, Leerdam; Producer/editing: Jean van Vugt; Balance & Recording Engineer, Editing: Louis van Emmerk.
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 164: Complete Cantata [16:08]
Cantata BWV 164: Mvt. 1: Aria [T] [4:26]
CD: Cantatas BWV 26, BWV 164, BWV 139 [51:09]
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5

Bach Cantatas Vol. 6: Köthen/Frankfurt
For the 12th Sunday after Trinity (BWV 69a, 35, 137)
For the 13th Sunday after Trinity (BWV 77, 164, 33)

 
 
1. 
2.

Cantata BWV 164 [16:16]

John Eliot Gardiner

Monteverdi Choir / English Baroque Soloists

Soprano: Gillian Keith; Alto: Nathalie Stutzmann; Tenor: Christoph Genz; Bass: Jonathan Brown
MC: Sopranos: Suzanne Flowers, Susan Hamilton, Lucinda Houghton, Gillian Keith, Emma Preston-Dunlop, Belinda Yates; Altos: Ian Aitkenhead, Lucy Ballard, Elinor Carter, Angus Davidson; Tenors: Andrew Busher, Simon Davies, Rory O'Connor, Paul Tindall, Basses: Jonathan Brown, Geoffrey Davidson, Charles Pott, Richard Savage
EBS: Violins 1: Alison Bury, Pauline Nobes, Peter Lissauer, Deborah Diamond, Matthew Truscott; Violins 2: Lucy Howard, Henrietta Wayne, Jane Gillie, Catherine Ford; Violas: Jane Rogers, Emma Alter, Nicola Akeroyd; Cellos: David Watkin, Catherine Rimer; Double-bass: Cecelia Bruggemeyer; Flutes: Marten Root, Neil McLaren; Oboes: Michael Niesemann, James Eastaway, Edouard Wesley; Bassoon: Alastair Mitchell; Harpsichord: Paul Nicholson; Organ; Howard Moody

Soli Deo Gloria SDG-134
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Sep 17, 2000

2-CD / TT: 111:56
MP3 / TT: 111:08

Live recordings from the Bach Cantata Pilgrimage, at Dreikönigskirche, Frankfurt, Germany.
Producer: Isabella de Sabata; Balance Engineer: Everett Porter (Polyhymnia); Recording Engineers: Matthijs Ruijter, Rob Aarden (Eurosound); Tape Editors: Ientje Mooij; Edition by Reinhold Kubik, published by Breitkopf & Härtel Series Executive Producer: Isabella de Sabata.
See: John Eliot Gardiner - Bach Cantata Pilgrimage - Vol. 6
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6

J.S. Bach: Complete Cantatas Vol. 18

 
 

Cantata BWV 164 [15:22]

Ton Koopman

Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra & Choir (Chorus Master: Ulrike Grosch)

Soprano: Johannette Zomer; Alto: Bogna Bartosz; Tenor: Christoph Prégardien; Bass: Klaus Mertens
ABO Soloists: Margaret Faultless (Violin); Jonathan Manson (Violoncello); Wilbert Hazelzet (Transverse Flute); Ton Koopman (Organ)
ABC: Sopranos: Mariëtte Bastiaansen, Henriëtte Feith, Melanie Greve, Loes Groot Antink, Francine van der Heijden, Orlanda Velez Isidro; Altos: Annemieke Cantor, Stephen Carter, Peter de Groot, Hugo Naessens; Tenors: Otto Bouwknegt, Sebastiaan Brouwer, Andreas Gisler, Henk Gunneman, Geraint Roberts; Basses: Matthijs Mesdag, Mitchell Sandler, René Steur, Hans Wijers
ABO: BWV 164/1-5: Violins: Margaret Faultless, Marc Cooper, Lisa Ferguson, Foskien Kooistra, Marshall Marcus, Carla Marotta, Fanny Pestalozzi, David Rabinovich, Alida Schat; Violas: Katherine McGillivray, Jane Rogers; Violoncellos: Jonathan Manson, Catherine Jones; Double-bass: Nicholas Pap; Transverse Flutes: Wilbert Hazelzet, Brian Berryman; Oboes: Alfredo Bernardini, Michel Henry, Ann Vanlancker; Trumpets: Stephen Keavy, Jonathan Impett, James Ghigi; Timpani: Luuk Nagtegaal; Bassoon: Wouter Verschuren; Lute: Mike Fentross; Continuo: Ton Koopman, Matthew Halls
ABO: BWV 164/6: Violins: Margaret Faultless, Marc Cooper, Foskien Koostra, Marshall Marcus, Carla Marotta, Fanny Pestalozzi, David Rabinovich, Alida Schat, Silvia Schweinberger; Violas: Katherine McGillivray, Nicky Akeroyd; Violoncellos: Jonathan Manson, Catherine Jones; Double-bass: Nicholas Pap; Oboes: Alfredo Bernardini, Michel Henry; Continuo: Matthew Halls

Antoine Marchand CC-72218
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Nov 28-29, 2001 [Mvts. 2, 6
Feb 26-Mar 7, 2002 [Mvts. 1,3-5

3-CD / TT: 193:02
MP3 / TT: 191:26

Recorded at Waalse Kerk, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Producer: Tini Mathot; Sound Engineer & Editing: Adriaan Verstijnen; Production Coordination: Willemijn Mooij.
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 164: Complete Cantata [15:26]
Cantata BWV 164: Mvt. 2: Aria [B] [3:50] + Mvt. 5: Aria - Duet [S, B] [4:19]
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7

Washington Bach Consort, 2003-2004 Season / Noontime Cantata Concert Series, Series 15, Concert 7. 2004-05-04 [N15-7]

 

Cantata BWV 164 []

Gisèle Becker

Washington Bach Consort

Soprano: Kate Cronin; Alto: Barbara Hollinshead; Tenor: Ole Hass; Baritone: Scott Auby

Washington Bach Consort

May 4, 2004

CD / TT: 48:18

Recorded live at Church of the Epiphany, Washington, DC, USA, in the frame of Noontime Cantata Series.
Source: WorldCat Libraries (OCLC Number: 420746199)

8

J.S. Bach: Cantatas for the Complete Liturgical Year Vol. 5: "Geist und Selle wird verwirret" (11th Sunday after Trinity) - (Cantatas BWV 179, 35, 164, 17)

 

Cantata BWV 164 [16:08]

Sigiswald Kuijken

(OVPP - No Choir) / La Petite Bande

Soprano: Gerlinde Sämann; Alto: Petra Noskaiová; Tenor: Jan Kobow; Baritone: Dominik Wörner

Accent ACC-25305
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Aug 2006

SACD / TT: 73:55
MP3 / TT: 73:27

Recorded at Schloss Seehaus, Markt Nordheim, Bavaria, Germany.
Executive Producer: Hanno Pfisterer; Recording: Eckhard Steiger.
Buy this album at:
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Music Download: ClassicsOnline

9

J.S. Bach: Cantatas Vol. 40 - Cantatas from Leipzig 1725 (BWV 137, 168, 79, 164)

 
 

Cantata BWV 164 [16:55]

Masaaki Suzuki

Bach Collegium Japan

Soprano: Yukari Nonoshita; Counter-tenor: Robin Blaze; Tenor: Makoto Sakurada; Bass: Peter Kooy
Kiyomi Suga (Transverse Flute); Natsumi Wakamatsu (Violin)
Chorus: Sopranos: Yukari Nonoshita, Minae Fujisaki, Yoshie Hida; Altos: Robin Blaze, Hiroya Aoki, Tamaki Suzuki; Tenors: Makoto Sakurada, Yusuke Fujii, Satoshi Mizukoshi; Basses: Peter Kooy, Daisuke Fujii, Yusuke Watanabe
Orchestra: Transverse Flute I: Kiyomi Suga; Transverse Flute II: Liliko Maeda; Oboe I: Masamitsu San'nomiya; Oboe II: Atsuko Ozaki; Violin I: Natsumi Wakamatsu [Leader], Paul Herrera, Yuko Takeshima; Violin II: Azumi Takada, Yuko Araki, Kaori Toda; Violas: Hiroshi Narita, Mina Fukazawa
Continuo: Violoncello: Hidemi Suzuki; Violone: Takashi Konno; Bassoon: Takako Kunugi; Harpsichord: Masato Suzuki; Organ: Naoko Imai

BIS SACD-1671
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Jun 2007

SACD / TT: 57:12
MP3 / TT: 55:45

Recorded at the Kobe Shoin Women's University Chapel, Japan.
Tuner: Akimi Hayashi; Recording Producer: Hans Kipfer; Sound Engineer: Matthias Spitzbarth; Digital Editing: Piotr Furmanczyk; Executive Producer: Robert von Bahr.
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10

Bach to Bach [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 164: Excerpts [] (from a complete performance)

John Neely

Bach Society of Dayton choir & orchestra.

Soprano: Minnita Daniel-Cox; Mezzo-soprano: Audrey Walstrom; Tenor: Joshua Wheeker; Baritone: Mark Spencer

YouTube

May 13, 2012

Audio / TT:

Recorded live at Kettering Adventist Church, Kettering, Ohio, USA.
Broadcast on Dayton Public Radio WDPR 88.1 Voice of the Art. on September 1, 2012.
Listen on aYouTube:
Cantatas BWV 164 & BWV 191: Excerpts [9:26]

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Eastman School of Music: Cantata! A Bach Cantata Series - J.S. Bach: BWV 17: Wer Dank opfert, der preiset mich; BWV 164: Ihr, die ihr euch von Christo nennet; BWV 117 Sei Lob und Ehr dem höchsten Gut [C-2]

Cantata BWV 164 [17:13]

David Chin (Conductor); Alexander Lee (Concert Master)

(OVPP - No Choir) / Instrumental Ensemble

Soprano: Michaela Anthony; Mezzo-soprano: Ashley Hill-Hibbard; Tenor: Pablo Bustos; Baritone: Benjamin Curtis
Vilma Perkiömäki (Violin); Alexander Trygstad (Viola); Benjamin Fried (Cello); Michael Franz (Double-bass); Emlyn Johnson (Flute); Carly Gordon (Oboe); Erin Lensing (Oboe); Wendy Yuen (Organ)

YouTube

Sep 21, 2013

Video / TT: 55:50

Recorded & filmed live at Reformation Lutheran Church, Rochester, New York, USA, in the frame of Eastman School of Music: Cantata! A Bach Cantata Series. Recording by Carl Pultz.
Watch on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 164: Complete Cantata [17:13]

Listen to audio recording by clicking on the TV image J.S. BACH: BWV 164: Ihr, die ihr euch von Christo nennet

The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (September 2001 - August 2016)
Thanks to contributors: Frits V. Herbold (March 2012)

Cantata BWV 164: Details & Complete Recordings | Recordings of Individual Movements
Discussions:
Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4

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