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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 21
Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis

Ref.

BWV 21

German Title

Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis

English Title

My heart was deeply troubled

Event

Cantata for the 3rd Sunday after Trinity
Readings: Epistle: 1 Peter 5: 6-11; Gospel: Luke 15: 1-10
or for any time / ’Per ogni tempo’. Probably a Farewell Cantata for Johann Ernst von Sachsen-Weimar
Musical Context: Motets & Chorales for 3rd Sunday after Trinity

Composed

Original version: Weimar, 1713; 1st revised: Weimar, 1714; 2nd revised: Köthen, 1720; 3rd revised: Leipzig, 1731
1st performance: June 17, 1714 - Weimar
2nd performance: 1717-1722 - Köthen
(According to The Leraned Musician by Christoph Wolff: (p. 528), it was performed during Bach's visit to Hamburg - November mid-23, 1720. This assumption was not confirmed by any other source)
3rd performance: June 13, 1723 - Leipzig

Text

Salomo Franck ? (Mvts. 3-5, 7, 8, 10); Psalm 94: 19 (Mvt. 2); Psalm 42: 5 (Mvt. 6); Psalm 116: 7 (Mvt. 9); Georg Neumark (Mvt. 9); Revelation 5: 12-13 (Mvt. 11)

Text: German-1 | German-2 | German-6 (1) | German-6 (2) | German-6 (3) | NBA Text
Translations: Catalan-1 | Chinese-2 | Dutch-1 | Dutch-3 | English-1 | English-2 | English-3I | English-3P | English-5 | English-6 | English-7 | English-7 | English-10 | French-1 | French-3 | French-4 | French-6 | Hebrew-1 | Hebrew-2 | Hebrew-3 | Hebrew-4 | Indonesian-1 | Italian-1 | Italian-6 | Japanese-6 | Portuguese-2 | Russian-1 | Russian-3 | Spanish-2 | Spanish-7
Chorale Text: Wer nur den lieben Gott läßt walten

Scoring

Soloists: Soprano, Tenor, Bass; 4-part Chorus
Orchestra: 3 trombones, drum, oboe, cello, 2 violins, basson, 4 additional continuo instruments
Part 1: Mvt. 1: Sinfonia | Mvt. 2: Chorus | Mvt. 3: Aria [S] | Mvt. 4: Recitative [T] | Mvt. 5: Aria [T] | Mvt. 6: Chorus
Part 2: Mvt. 7: Recitative [S, B] | Mvt. 8: Aria - Duet [S, B] | Mvt. 9: Chorus w/ Chorale | Mvt. 10: Aria [T] | Mvt. 11: Chorus

Score Vocal & Piano [3.73 MB] | Score BGA [5.85 MB] | Score BGA Anh [0.66 MB]
Chorale Melody: Wer nur den lieben Gott läßt walten

References

BGA: V/1 | NBA: I/16 | BC: A 99 | Zwang: K 13 | First Published: BG, 1855 | Autograph score (facsimile): ?

Commentary

English: Crouch | AMG | Bethlehem | Emmanuel Music | Koster | Mincham
AL [Dutch] | BK [Dutch] | EvH [Dutch] | KL [Dutch] | Role [French] | Japanese-1 | Reyes [Spanish]

Music

Music Examples

Discussions

Week of July 9, 2000; Week of March 13, 2005; Week of May 29, 2011; Week of Jun 21, 2015

Contents

 

Complete Recordings
Recordings of Individual Movements

Discussions - Part 1
Discussions - Part 2 (1st round)
Discussions - Part 3
Discussions - Part 4
Discussions - Part 5 (2nd round)
Discussions - Part 6 (3rd round)
Discussions - Part 7 (4th round)

Complete Cantatas Vol. 1 - conducted by Ton Koopman
Cantata BWV 21 / Magnificat BWV 243 - conducted by Sigiswald Kuijken
Mozart: Messe C-dur / Bach: Kantate BWV 21 - conducted by Peter Marschik
Edition Bachakademie Vols. 1-20 - conducted by Helmuth Rilling
Cantatas Vol. 12 - conducted by Masaaki Suzuki

Discography - Part 1

Complete Recordings

1

J.S. Bach: Kantaten BWV 21, 110 (Ramin Edition Vol. 1) [RE-1]

Cantatas BWV 21 [48:29]

Günther Ramin

Thomanerchor Leipzig / Gewandhausorchester Leipzig

Sopranos: Soloist from Thomanerchor Leipzig, Elisabeth Meinel-Asbahr; Tenor: Gert Lutze; Bass: Friedrich Härtel
Organ: Diethard Hellmann

Fideli

Sep 6, 1947 [Mvts. 1-6], Oct 4, 1947 [Mvts. 7-11]

CD / TT: 79:04

Recorded at Thomaskirche, Leipzig, Germany.
1st release of previosly unrekeased material (Oct 2008).
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2

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

 
 

Cantata BWV 21 [42:29]

Karl Ristenpart

RIAS-Kammerchor / RIAS-Kammerorchester

Soprano: Gerda Lammers; Tenor: Helmut Krebs; Baritone: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau

Audite 21.415
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May 23+25 & Jun 2, 1950

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

Recorded at the Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin-Dahlem, Germany. Radio recordings. Previously unissued in any form.
Produser Comment | Press Kit German | Press Kit English
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3

J.S. Bach: Cantata BWV 21 [C-1]
J.S. Bach: Cantatas 21-34-46-56-104
[R-1]

Cantata BWV 21 [45:03]

Jonathan Sternberg

Wiener Kammerchor / Wiener Symphoniker

Soprano: Rösl Schwaiger; Tenor: Hugues Cuénod; Bass: Alois Pernerstorfer

Bach Guild BG-501
Artemis Classics ATM-CD-1241

1950

LP / TT: 45:03
2-CD / TT: 131:15

Recorded in Vienna, Austria.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 21 by J. Sternberg.
Watch on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 21: Mvt. 3: Aria [S] [3:59] + Mvt. 7: Recitative [S, B] & Mvyt. 8: Aria - Duet [S, B] [8:19]
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4

J.S. Bach: Cantata BWV 21 [C-3] [D-1]
Bach: Cantatas BWV 1 & 21, [1952], Vol. 1

 

Cantata BWV 21 [42:14]

Fritz Lehmann

Berliner Motettenchor / Berliner Philharmoniker

Soprano: Gunthild Weber; Tenor: Helmut Krebs, Bass: Hermann Schey

Deutsche Grammophon - Archiv ARC-3064
American Decca DL-9673
Classical Moments
BNF Collection

Jun 1952

LP / TT: 42:14
LP / TT: 42:14
MP3 / TT: 69:01
MP3 / TT: 42:51

Recorded at Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin, Germany.
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5

J.S. Bach: Cantata BWV 21 [C-4]

 

Cantata BWV 21 []

Jonathan Sternberg

Vienna Conservatory Chorus / Vienna State Opera Orchestra

Soprano: Teresa Stich-Randall; Alto: Nathalie Narischkine; Tenor: Helmut Loeffler (actually Waldemar Kmentt); Bass: Paul Schöffler

Le Club Francaix du Disque 31
Musidisc

Oct 8-9, 1954

LP / TT:

Recorded in Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 21 by J. Sternberg.

6

.S. Bach: Cantata No. 21, Cantata No. 50 [L-2]

 

Cantata BWV 21 []

Marcel Couraud

Stuttgarter Chor & Orchester

Soprano: Friederike Sailer; Alto: Hanne Münch; Tenor: Fritz Wunderlich (pseudonym "Werner S. Braun"?) or /Naan Pöld; Bass: Robert Titze

Les Discophiles Français EX-17065
Les Discophiles Français DF-180
Shallplattengilde Wien

Oct 17, 1955 or Dec 1955

LP / TT:

Recorded at...

7

Les Grandes Cantates de J.S. BaVol. 11
J.S. Bach: Cantata No. 21 [L-11]
J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 4, 21, 90, 140, 147
[C-1]
Bach Cantatas:
Volume 2

Cantata BWV 21 [43:43]

Fritz Werner

Heinrich-Schütz-Chor Heilbronn / Pforzheim Chamber Orchestra

Soprano: Edith Selig; Tenor: Georg Jelden; Bass: Erich Wenk
Violin: Reinhold Barchet; Oboe: René Wehrle; Trumpet: Walter Gleissle; Violoncello: Jacoba Muckel; Organ: Eva Hoelderlin

Erato LDE-3227 (Mono)
Erato STE-50127 (Stereo)
Erato STU-70127
Musical Heritage Society MHS-527
Erato 2292-45444-2
Erato 2584-61402-2

1962

LP / TT: 43:43
LP / TT: 43:43
LP / TT: 43:43
LP / TT: 43:43
2-CD / TT: 151 min
10-CD / TT: 722:00

Recorded in Ilsfeld, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
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8

Bach Cantatas Vol. 3 - Ascension Day, Whitsun, Trinity

 

Cantata BWV 21 [43:47]

Karl Richter

Münchener Bach-Chor / Münchener Bach-Orchester

Soprano: Edith Mathis; Tenor: Ernst Haefliger; Bass: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
Manfred Clement (Oboe)

Archiv Produktion 439380-2
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May 1969

6-CD / TT: 384:33
MP3 / TT: 382:44

Recorded at Herkules-Saal, Munich, Bavaria, Germany.
Production: Dr. Gerd Ploebsch / Helen Kuzaj; Recording Producer: Hanjoachim Reiser; Balance Engineer: Harald Baudis.
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 21: Complete Cantata [43:54]
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9

J.S. Bach: Kantate No. 21 “Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis” [E-4]
J.S. Bach: “Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis” Cantata BWV 21 [E-4]

 
 

Cantata BWV 21 [45:47]

Helmuth Rilling

Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart / Bach-Collegium Stuttgart

Soprano: Nancy Burns; Alto: Libuše Márová; Tenor: Friedrich Melzer; Bass: Günther Reich
Willy Schnell (Oboe); Martha Schuster (Organ); Hannelore Michel (Violoncello); Ulrich Lau (Double-bass)

Supraphon 1120792 (1970)
Supraphon SU-71021 (1982)

1970

LP / TT: 45:47
LP / TT: 45:47

Matrix / Runout (Side A): E-1687; (Side B): E-1688.
Recorded at the Saint Barbara Church, Kutná Hora, Bohemia (Czechoslovakia).
Recording Supervisor: Jaroslav Krček.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 21 by H. Rilling.


10

J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk ·Complete Cantatas · Les Cantates, Folge / Vol. 6 (BWV 21-23)
J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk - Sacred Cantatas
Vol. 2 (BWV 20-36)
Bach-2000
Vol. 1: Sacred Cantatas 1 (BWV 1-14, 16-47)
Bach: Cantatas / Kantaten
Vol. 7 (BWV 20 & 21)

 
 
 
 

Cantata BWV 21 [36:48 / 36:51]

Nikolaus Harnoncourt

Wiener Sängerknaben & Chorus Viennensis (Chorus Master: Hans Gillesberger) / Concentus Musicus Wien

Boy Soprano: Soloist from the Wiener Sängerknaben (No Name); Alto: Paul Esswood; Tenor: Kurt Equiluz; Bass: Walker Wyatt
CMW: Violins: Alice Harnoncourt, Peter Schoberwalter, Wilhelm Mergl, Walter Pfeiffer, Josef de Sordi; Viola: Kurt Theiner; Violoncello: Nikolaus Harnoncourt; Violone: Eduard Hruza; Natural Trumpets: Josef Spindler, Richard Rudolf, Hermann Schober; Oboe: Jürg Schaeftlein; Bassoon: Otto Fleischmann; Trombones: Richard Rudolf, Hans Pöttler, Ernst Hofmann, Andreas Wenth; Timpani: Kurt Hammer; Organ: Herbert Tachezi

Telefunken 6.35032
Teldec 4509-91756-2
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Teldec 3984-25706-2
Teldec 8573-81208-2
Warner Classics 8573-81208-5

Dec 1971; Jan+Apr 1972

2-LP / TT: 74 min
6-CD / TT: 385:33
MP3 / TT: 384:25
15-CD / TT: 999:37
CD / TT: 63:57
CD / TT: 63:57
MP3 / TT: 63:49

Recorded at Casino Zögernitz, Vienna, Austria (?).
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 21: Complete Cantata [36:58] | Complete Cantata [37:21]: Part 1 [11:00] + Part 2 [9:51] + Part 3 [9:48] + Part 4 [6:42]
CD: Cantatas BWV 20, BWV 21 [63:56]
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11

Die Bach Kantate Vol. 14 (Cantatas BWV 21, 93)
Edition Bachakademie Vol. 7 (Cantatas BWV 21- 22)

 
 

Cantata BWV 21 [44:25]

Helmuth Rilling

Indiana University Chamber Singers / Bach-Collegium Stuttgart

Sopranos: Arleen Augér [BWV 21/3,7,8], Nancy Amini [BWV 21/6,9,11]; Alto: Karen Hagerman [BWV 21/6,9,11];; Tenors: Adalbert Kraus [BWV 21/4,5,10], Douglas Robinson [BWV 21/6,11]; Basses: Wolfgang Schöne [BWV 21/7,8], Norman Andersson [BWV 21/6,9,11]
Hermann Sauter, Eugen Mayer, Heiner Schatz (Trumpets); Karl Schad (Timpani); Günther Passin (Oboe); Günther Pfitzenmaier (Bassoon); Albert Boesen (Violin); Friedemann Schulz (Continuo Cello); Manfred Gräser (Double-bass); Martha Schuster (Harpsichord); Thomas Jaber (Positive Organ)

Hänssler 98.865
Hänssler 92.007
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Mar, May 1976

CD / TT: 64:30
CD / TT: 63:01
MP3 / TT: 63:06

Recorded at Gedächtniskirche Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
Recording: Südwest-Tonstudio, Stuttgart; Recording Supervision: Richard Hauck.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 21 by H. Rilling.
Listen on YouTube:
CD-2: Cantatas BWV 21, BWV 22 [HD: 63:03] Cantatas BWV 21, BWV 22 [63:00]
See: Edition Bachakademie - Vols. 1-20 - conducted by Helmuth Rilling
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12

Bach: Kantate BWV 21 [L-14]
Bach Kantaten: BWV 137, BWV 21
[C-4]
Bach Made in Germany Vol. 4 -
Cantatas IV

 
 
 

Cantata BWV 21 (Performing score arranged by Walter-Heinz Bernstein) [39:41 / 39:42]

Hans-Joachim Rotzsch

Thomanerchor Leipzig / Neues Bachisches Collegium Musicum

Soprano: Arleen Augér; Tenor: Peter Schreier; Bass: Siegfried Lorenz
Ludwig Güttler (Trumpet I & Soprano Horn); Heinz Stiefel (Trumpet II); Karl Mehlig (Timpani); Roland Rudolph (Trumpet III); Karl Mehlig (Timpani); Gerhard Eßbach (Narrow-bore Alto Trombone); Karl Semsch (Narrow-bore Tenor Trombone); Rolf Bachmann (Narrow-bore Bass Trombone); Günter Heidrich (Oboe); Eberhard Palm (Violin)
Continuo: Burkhard Schmidt (Violoncello); Rainer Hucke (Double-bass); Gerd Schulze (Bassoon); Walter-Heinz Bernstein (Organ)

Eterna 827676
Leipzig Classics BC-2175-2
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Leipzig Classics 0018272BC

Feb 1981; Feb 1982; Jan 1983

LP / TT: 39:41
CD / TT: 54:58
MP3 / TT: 54:48
CD / TT: 54:58

Recorded at Paul-Gerhardt-Kirche, Leipzig, Germany. Recording Producer: Reimar Bluth; Balance Engineers: Eberhard Richter. Recording Enginneer: Horst-Dieter Käppler; Editing: Annelene Dziengel.
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13

J.S. Bach: Kantaten BWV 21, 41, 50, 56 [C-1]

Cantata BWV 21 []

Bernhard Klee

Chor des Städtischen Musikverein zu Düsseldorf / Düsseldorfer Symphoniker

Soprano: Eva Csapó; Alto: Hildegard Laurich; Tenor: Lutz-Michael Harder; Bass: Helmut Guhl

Musikverein Düsseldorf Vol. 105

Mar 24, 1985

CD / TT:

Recorded live by WDR at Tonhalle Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany..
See: Musikverein Düsseldorf: Vol. 105 Bach: Kantaten BWV 56, 50, 41,21

14

J.S. Bach: Magnificat · Cantata 21 [C-1]

Cantata BWV 21 [43:49]

Sigiswald Kuijken

Nederlands Kamerkoor / La Petite Bande

Soprano: Greta de Reyghere; Alto: René Jacobs; Tenor: Christoph Prégardien; Bass: Peter Lika

Virgin Classics 24356-18332
Virgin Veritas VG7-90779-2
Virgin Veritas 259-795-231
Virgin Classics Digital 0777-7595282-7
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Dec 1988

CD / TT: 72:40
CD / TT: 72:40
CD / TT: 72:40
CD / TT: 72:40
MP3 / TT: 72:26

Recorded at Augustinuskerk, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Producer: Heinz Wildhagen.
See: Cantata BWV 21 / Magnificat BWV 243 - conducted by Sigiswald Kuijken
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 21: Mvt. 3: Aria [S] [5:01]
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15

J.S. Bach: Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis (Cantatas BWV 21, 42) [C-5]

 
 

Cantata BWV 21 [38:06]

Philippe Herreweghe

La Chapelle Royale / Collegium Vocale Gent

Soprano: Barbara Schlick; Tenor: Howard Crook; Bass: Peter Harvey
CVG: Sopranos: Gundula Anders, Annelies Coene, Delphine Collot, Anne Mopin, Caroline Pelon, Brigitte Verkinderen, Dominique Verkinderen; Altos: Steve Dugardin, Rik Jacobs, Betty van den Berghe, Martin van der Zeijst; Tenors: Raphaël Boulay, Ulrich Löns (as Ulrik Loens), Joël Suhubiette, Philippe van Isacker; Basses: Vincent Bouchot, Pieter Coene, Jan Depuydt, Paul van den Berghe, Frits Vanhulle
LCR: 1st Violin: Roy Goodman; Violins 1: Nicolette Moonen, Ryo Terakado, Martha Moore; Violins 2: Adrian Chamorro, Myriam Gevers, Peter van Boxelaere; Violas: Christine Angot, Galina Zinchenko; Violoncellos: Ageet Zweistra, Harm Jan Schwitters; Double-bass: Jonathan Cable; Oboes: Marcel Ponseele; Bassoon: Kate van Orden; Positive Organ: Jan Willem Jansen [Organ by Bernard Aubertin]; Trumpets: Stephen Keavy, Jonathan Impett, Léon Petré; Timpani: Jean Chamboux
Continuo: Bassoon: Kate van Orden; Violoncello: Ageet Zweistra; Double-bass: Jonathan Cable; Positive Organ: Jan Willem Jansen

Harmonia Mundi France HMC-901328 (1990)
Harmonia Mundi France HMX-2951328 (2000)
Harmonia Mundi HMA-1951328 (2002)
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Jan 1990

CD / TT: 64:31
CD / TT: 64:31
CD / TT: 64:31
MP3 / TT: 64:34

Recorded at...
Recording Engineer: Micel Pierre; Recording Supervisor: Nicholas Anderson.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 21 by P. Herreweghe.
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 21: Complete Cantata [HD: 38:20] | Mvt. 1: Sinfonia [3:08]
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16

Bach festival 59th Annual Baldwin-Wallace College: Second Concert [F59-2]

 

Cantata BWV 21 []

Dwight Oltman; Stuart Raleigh

Baldwin-Wallace Motet Choir; Baldwin-Wallace College Choir / Festival Chamber Orchestra.;

Soprano: Henreitte Schellenberg; Mezzo-soprano: Marietta Simpson; Tenor: Frederick Urrey; Baritone: Richard Zeller

Baldwin-Wallace College Conservatory of Music BW Tape 91-41b

May 17, 1991

MC / TT:

Recorded live at Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, Ohio, USA.
Source: WorldCat Libraries & OPAL (Ohio Private Academic Library) (OCLC Number: 64566769)

17

J.S. Bach: Cantatas "Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis" BWV 21 & "Wo soll ich fliehen hin" BWV 5 [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 21 [46:45]

Jacques Vanherenthals

Chapelle des Minimes

Soprano: Diane Verdoodt; Contralto: Dina Grossberger; Tenor: Ludwig Van Gijsegem; Bass: Dirk Snellings
Choir: Sopranos: Sandra Campbell, Chjantal Dellicour, Kristin Lohan, Sandra Mark, Gweneth Middleton, Christine Minet, Wivine Rona, Neri Sybesma, Willy Visser; Altos: Evelyn Crichton, Anne Crossley, Regina Gerold, Geneviève Lallemand, Julia Leigh, Hanna Nielsen, Charlotte Ripperger, Anne Scoriels, Frances Smith; Tenors: Max De Beer, Gérard Dos Santos, Etienne Hekkers, Bernhard Spohr, Graham Stroud, Pierre Vermoesen; Basses: Paul Anciaux, Patrick Minet, Pierre Neuray, Jose Saramago, Charles van de Ven, Biem van Hoften
Orchestra: Violins 1: Jean-Paul De Grave, Anne-Louise Flynn, Jacques Libois, Catou Pecher, Stefan Willems; Violins 2: Fanny Roosels, Cathy Swanson, Robert Ballman, Benedictus Nieuwenhuis, Alexis Oberreit, Gilberte Schdanoff, Nicole Zeegers; Violas: Paul Coliner, Andrée Lahaye, Ann Vannerem, Claud Van Reeth; Oboe: Elisabeth Schollaert; Violoncellos: Julius Stenzel, Diane Petré; Double-bass: Gery Cambier; Bassoon: Benoît Goovaerts; Organ: Nadine Deletaille; Trombones: Alma Boey, Bruno Boey, Catou Pecher, Michel Blockx; Trumpets: Léon Petré, Franky De Kuyffer, Jury Briat; Timpani: Louison Renault

La Chapelle des Minimes CM-001

Nov 28, 1991

CD / TT: 71:43

Recorded live at the Church of Minimes, Brussels, Belgium.
Sound Recording: Yves Chiot; Production: La Chapelles de Minimes; Supervisor: Claude van Reeth.
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18

J.S. Bach: Kantate 21 "Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis" [C-2]

Cantata BWV 21 []

Christian Grube

Staats- und Domchor Berlin / Ensemble Baroque der Hochschule der Künste, Berlin

Soprano: Grazyna Flicinska-Panfil; Alto: Elisabeth Umierski; Tenor: Albrecht Lepetit; Baritone: Markus Köhler

Hochschule der Künste Berlin

Dec 1992

CD / TT:

Recorded at Heilig-Geist-Kirche, Berlin-Westend, Germany.

19

Mozart: Krönungmesse · "Coronation Mass"; Bach: Kantate · Cantata BWV 21 [C-1]
Christmas with the Vienna Boys' Choir
[C-1]

 
 

Cantata BWV 21 [37:53]

Peter Marschik

Wiener Sängerknaben & Chorus Viennensis (Chorus Master: Guido Mancusi) / Stuttgarter Philharmoniker

Boy Soprano: Stefan Preyer (Soloist of the Wiener Sängerknaben); Boy Alto: Albin Lenzer (Soloist of the Wiener Sängerknaben); Tenor: Michael Knapp; Bass: Ernst Jankowitsch
Georg Stangelberger (Organ)

Capriccio 10531
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Cobra Entertainment LLC

Nov 14-15, 1993

CD / TT: 62:16
MP3 / TT: 62:04
CD / TT: 62:16

Recorded in Rastatt, Baden-Württemberg, Germany [Nov 14] & Strassbourg, France [Nov 15].
Recording Supervision: Christoph Herr; Recording Engineer: Wolfgang Mittermaier.
Discussions: Mozart: Messe C-dur / Bach: Kantate BWV 21 - conducted by P. Marschik
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20

J.S. Bach: Magnificat BWV 243; Cantata BWV 21; Motet BWV 225 [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 21 [34:27]

Diego Fasolis

Coro della Radio Svizzera / Ensemble Vanitas

Soprano: Antonella Balducci; Tenor: Frieder Lang; Baritone: Fulvio Bettini

Arts 47374-2
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May 9, 1994

CD / TT: 74:05
MP3 / TT: 73:56

Recorded live at Chisea di S. Francesco, Locarno. Switzerland.
Production: Carlo Piccardi, Gian Andrea Ludovici; Recording Supervision: Giuseppe Clericetti; Sound Engineer: Jochen Gottschall.
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 21: Complete Cantata [34:11]
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J.S. Bach: Complete Cantatas Vol. 1
J.S. Bach: “Actus Tragicus” (Single Volume Cantatas
Vol. 10)

 
 
 
 

Cantata BWV 21 [41:04]
Appendex: Alternate Chorus Sei nun wieder zufrieden (Mvt. 9) [5:48] (on 3-CD)
For the 1723 Leipzig revival of BWV 21, Bach added a cornet and 3 trombones to the brass section (Mvt. 9)

Ton Koopman

Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra & Choir

Soprano: Barbara Schlick; Tenor: Guy de Mey; Bass: Klaus Mertens
ABC: Sopranos: María-Luz Álvarez, Els Bongers, Anne Grimm, Francine van der Heijden, Vera Lansink, Caroline Stam, Johannette Zomer; Altos: Richard Bryan, Annemieke Cantor, Stephen Carter, Peter de Groot; Tenors: Henk Gunneman, Joost van der Linden, Geraint Roberts, Huw Rhys-Evans; Basses: Donald Bentvelsen, Matthijs Mesdag, René Steur, Hans Wijers
ABO: Violins: Margaret Faultless, Foskien Kooistra, Nicola Cleminson, Marc Cooper, Iona Davies, Laura Johnson, Carla Marotta, Barry Sargent; Violas: Jan Schlapp, Jane Norman; Violoncellos: Jaap ter Linden, Penny Driver; Violone & Double-bass: Nicholas Pap; Oboe: Marcel Ponseele; Trombones: Charles Toet, Sue Addison, Wim Becu; Cornett: Bruce Dickey; Trumpets: Stephen Keavy, Jonathan Impett, James Ghigi; Timpani: Luuk Nagtegaal; Bassoon: Marc Vallon; Organ: Jan Kleinbussink; Organ obbligato: Ton Koopman

Erato 4509-98536-2
Antoine Marchand CC-72201
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Antoine Marchand CC-72289
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Nov 23-Dec 3, 1994

3-CD / TT: 198:45
3-CD / TT: 198:45
MP3 / TT: 198:08
CD / TT: 61:01
MP3 / TT: 60:44

Recorded at Waalse Kerk, Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Producer: Tini Mathot; Sound engineer: Adriaan Verstijnen; Editing: Adriaan Verstijnen; Production Coordination: Willemijn Mooij.
See: Complete Cantatas Vol. 1 - conducted by Ton Koopman
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 21: Complete Cantata [36:58]
Complete Cantata: Mvt. 1: Sinfonia [3:01] + Mvt. 2: Chorus [3:44] + Mvt. 3: Aria [S] [4:47] + Mvt. 4: Recitative [S, B] [1:35] + Mvt. 5: Aria [S] [6:35] + Mvt. 6: Chorus [3:33] + Mvt. 7: Recitative [S, B] [1:36] + Mvt. 8: Aria - Duet [S, B] [4:27] + Mvt. 9: Chorus [5:40] + Mvt. 10: Aria [S] [3:19] + Mvt. 11: Chorus [3:04] = Sequence
Complete Cantata [HD]: Mvt. 1: Sinfonia [3:01] + Mvt. 2: Chorus [HD: 3:44] + Mvt. 3: Aria [S] [4:47] + Mvt, 4: Recitative [S] [1:35] + Mvt. 5: Aria [S] [6:34] + Mvt. 6: Chorus [HD: 3:33] + Mvt. 7: Recitative [S, B] [1:36] + Mvt. 8: Aria - Duet [S, B] [HD: 4:26] + Mvt. 9: Chorus [5:40] + Mvt. 10: Aria [S] [3:18] + Mvt. 11: Chorus [2:54]
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J.S. Bach: 3 Great Cantatas (BWV 4, 21, 159) [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 21 []

George Shangrow

Seattle Chamber Singers / Orchestra Seattle

Soprano: Catherine Haight; Mezzo-soprano: Emily Lunde; Tenor: Gerald Sams; Bass: Brian Box

Orchestra Seattle/Seattle Chamber Singers

Mar 24, 1996

CD / TT: 72:55

Recorded live at First Free Methodist Church, Seattle, Washington, USA.
Source: WorldCat Libraries (OCLC Number: 72446387)

23

»50 Bach-Kantaten aufgeführt in japanischer Sprache« Vol. 3

Cantata BWV 21 [45:04] - sung in Japanese translation by Emiko Ohmura

Emiko Ohmura

Bach-Chor Tokyo / Tokyo Cantata Chamber Orchestra

Soprano: Takako Mitsuno; Tenor: Eiichi Taira; Bass: Akira Watanabe; Organ: Miyako Kusama

Bach-Chor Tokyo BACHCD 03

May 24, 1997

CD / TT: 63:05

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

24

J.S. Bach: Cantatas Vol. 6 - Cantatas from Weimar (BWV 21, 31)

 
 

Cantata BWV 21, 1720 version [37:15]
Alternative movements from 1714 version: Mvt. 3: Aria [T] [4:30], Mvt. 7: Recitative [T, B] [1:22], Mvt. 8: Aria - Duet [T, B] [3:46]

Masaaki Suzuki

Bach Collegium Japan

Soprano: Monika Frimmer, Tenor: Gerd Türk, Bass: Peter Kooy
Choir: Sopranos: Yoshie Hida, Tamiko Hoshi, Midori Suzuki, Aki Yanagisawa; Altos: Yuko Anazawa, Claudia Schmitz, Tamaki Suzuki, Yoshikazu Mera; Tenors: Gerd Türk, Yasuo Uzuka, Takanori Ohnishi, Akira Takizawa, Tadashi Miroku; Basses: Peter Kooy, Chiyuki Urano, Yoshitaka Ogasawara, Tetsuya Odagawa, Jun Hagiwara
Orchestra: Violins: Ryo Terakado [Leader], Azumi Takada, Yuko Takeshima, Keiko Watanabe, Mari Ono, Makoto Akatsu; Violas: Yoshiko Morita. Amiko Watabe; Cellos: Hidemi Suzuki, Norizumi Moro-oka; Violone: Shigeru Sakurai; Oboe: Marcel Ponseele; Bassoon: Kiyotaka Dohsaka; Trumpets: Toshio Shimada, Yoshio Kobayashi, Yoshimitsu Osada; Timpani: Yoshihiro Ando; Organ: Masaaki Suzuki, Naoko Imai

BIS CD-851
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Jun 1997

CD / TT: 68:01
MP3 / TT: 66:06

Recorded at the Kobe Shoin Women's University Chapel, Japan.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 21 by Suzuki. This is the 1720 version in its entirety, with appendix of 3 movements (No.3, 7, & 8) in their 1714 version.
Balance Engineer: Jens Braun; Producer: Robert von Bahr; Digital Editing: Oliver Curth.
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 21: Complete Cantata [HD: 38:29] | Complete Cantata [32:44]
Mvt. 6: Chorus [3:38] | Mvt. 11: Chorus [2:33]
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Roemhildt: Kantate Trübe Wolcken meiner Seelen / J.S. Bach: Kantate Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 21 []

Wolfgang Schult

Arcani Musicali / Nova Stravaganza (Director: Siegbert Rampe)

Sopranos: Monika Brustmann, H. Bender; Alto: Margit Diefenthal; Tenor: Andreas Post; Bass: Andreas Stiel

Bachwochen Dill 2

Nov 15, 1998

CD / TT:

Recorded live the 23rd Bachwoche Dillenburg.
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26

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

 
 

Cantata BWV 21, 1723 version [38:26]

Masaaki Suzuki

Bach Collegium Japan & Concerto Palatino

Soprano: Yukari Nonoshita; Tenor: Gerd Türk; Bass: Peter Kooy
Choir: Sopranos: Yoshie Hida, Tamiko Hoshi, Mikiko Suzuki, Aki Yanagisawa; Altos: Yuko Anazawa, Yumiko Kono, Kirsten Sollek-Avella, Tamaki Suzuki; Tenors: Hiroyuki Harada, Tadashi Miroku, Taknori Ohnishi, Yosuke Taniguchi; Basses: Peter Kooy, Yoshiya Hida, Tetsuya Odagawa, Chiyuki Urano, Seiji Yoshikawa
Orchestra: Leader: Ryo Terakado; Trumpets: Toshio Shimada, Yoshimitsu Osada, Munenori Yamakami; Timpani: Toshiyuki Matsukura; Oboes: Patrick Beaugiraud [Solo]; Violins: Ryo Terakado [Solo], Azumi Takada, Mika Akiha, Yuko Araki, Mari Ono, Yuko Takeshima, Keiko Watanabe; Violas: Yoshiko Morita, Amiko Watabe; Violoncellos: Hidemi Suzuki [Principal], Norizumi Moro'oka; Violone: Yoshiaki Maeda; Bassoon: Kiyotaka Dohsaka; Organ: Masaaki Suzuki, Naoko Imai
Concerto Palatino: Cornett: Yoshimichi Hamada; Trombone Alto: Simen Van Mechelen; Trombone Tenor: Charles Toet; Trombone Bass: Wim Becu

BIS CD-1031
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Jun 1999

CD / TT: 69:21
MP3 / TT: 67:33

Recorded at the Kobe Shoin Women's University Chapel, Japan.
Balance Engineer: Dirk Lüdemann; Producer: Jens Braun; Digital Editing: Dirk Lüdemann.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 21 by M. Suzuki. This time it is the 1723 version in its entirety.
See: Cantatas Vol. 12 - conducted by Masaaki Suzuki
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Bach Edition Vol. 19 - Cantatas Vol. 10
J.S. Bach: Complete Sacred Cantatas, Vol. 2 (BWV 21-40)

 
 
 

Cantata BWV 21 [35:46]

Pieter Jan Leusink

Holland Boys Choir / Netherlands Bach Collegium

Soprano: Ruth Holton; Alto: Sytse Buwalda; Tenor: Knut Schoch; Bass: Bas Ramselaar
HBC: Trebles: Jelle Stocker, Gerwin Zwep, Anne Jan Leusink, Herjan Pullen, Hans van Roset, Aalt Jan van Roest, Tanny Koomen, Claude Paelinck, Erik Guldenaar, Nicky Westerink, Peter van der Kolk; Counter-tenors: Arjan Dokter, Gerald Engeltjes, Vincent Groeneveld, Jan Zwerver, Arjen Nap, Jan Willem Prins; Tenors: Martinus Leusink, Cor van Twillert, Marijn Takken, Frank Tros, Peter Bloemendaal; Basses: Jeroen Assink, Edwin Smit, Jim Groenevald, Sebastian Holz, Klaas Alberts, Richard Guldenaar, Huib van Hinsbergen
NBC: Violins: John Wilson Meyer [Concert-master], Laura Johnson, Alida Schat, Pieter Affourtit, Eva Scheytt, Elin Eriksson, Maya Silbestein, Arwen Bouw, Fiorenza Dedonatis, Mimi Mitchel, Judith Steenbrink; Violas: Jan Willem Vis, Simon Murphy, Örsze Adam; Violoncellos: Frank Wakelkamp [BWV 21/3,8,10]; Double-bass: Maggie Urquhart, Robert Franenberg, Jan Hollestelle, Joshua Cheatam; Oboe: Peter Frankenberg; Bassoons: Trudy van der Wulp, Norbert Kunst; Natural Trumpets: Susan Williams, William Wroth, Hendrik Jan Houtsma; Timpani: Frank Aarnink; Organ: Rien Voskuilen [BWV 21/3,8], Vaughan Schlepp [BWV 21/10]

Brilliant Classics 99378
Brilliant Classics

Mar-Apr 2000

5-CD / TT: 356:48
MP3 / TT: 351:23

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:
CD: Cantatas BWV 75, BWV 59, BWV 21 [79:34] | Cantatas BWV 75, BWV 59, BWV 21 [79:34] | Cantatas BWV 75, BWV 59, BWV 21 [79:34] | Cantatas BWV 75, BWV 59, BWV 21 [79:34]
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Bach Cantatas Vol. 2: Paris/Zürich
For the 2nd Sunday after Trinity (BWV 2, 10, 76)
For the 3rd Sunday after Trinity (BWV 21, 135)

 
 
1.  
2.

Cantata BWV 21 [39:18]

John Eliot Gardiner

Monteverdi Choir / English Baroque Soloists

Soprano: Katharine Fuge; Tenor: Vernon Kirk; Bass: Jonathan Brown
MC: Sopranos: Donna Deam, Katharine Fuge, Nicola Jenkin, Angharad Gruffydd Jones, Elin Manahan Thomas, Belinda Yates; Altos: Charles Humphries, Robin Tyson, Frances Bourne, William Missin; Tenors: Vernon Kirk, Nicholas Robertson, Gerald O'Beirne, Rory O'Connor; Basses: Julian Clarkson, Robert Macdonald, Jonathan Brown, Alexander Ashworth
EBS: Violins 1: Maya Homburger, Lucy Howard, Sarah Bealby-Wright, Roy Mowatt, Andrew Roberts; Violins 2: Adrian Butterfield, Peter Lissauer, Alison Townley, Hildburg Williams; Violas: Annette Isserlis, Colin Kitching, Penelope Veryard; Cellos: Ruth Alford, Catherine Rimer; Double-bass: Barry Guy; Oboes: Katherina Arfken, Mark Baigent; Bassoon: Philip Turbett; Trumpets: Neil Brough, Robert Vanryn, Paul Sharp; Bass Sackbutt: Thomas Nidecker; Timpani: David Korkhill; Harpsichord: Malcolm Proud; Organ: Ian Watson

Soli Deo Gloria SDG-165
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Jul 8-9, 2000

2-CD / TT: 146:54
MP3 / TT: 146:05

Live recordings from the Bach Cantata Pilgrimage, at Fraumünster, Zürich, Switzerland.
Producer: Isabella de Sabata; Balance Engineer: Erdo Groot (Polyhymnia International BV); Recording Engineers: Roger de Schot (Polyhymnia), Taco van der Wert (Eurosound); Tape Editor: Roger de Schot; Edition by Reinhold Kubik, published by Breitkopf & Härtel; Series Executive Producer: Isabella de Sabata.
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 21: Complete Cantata [HD]: Mvt. 1: Sinfonia [3:15] + Mvt. 2: Chorus [3:42] + Mvt. 3: Aria [S] [4:31] + Mvt. 4: Recitative [T] [1:26] + Mvt. 5: Aria [T] [5:13] + Mvt. 6: Chorus [3:11] + Mvt. 7: Recitative [S, B] [1:31] + Mvt. 8: Aria - Duet [S, B] [4:25] + Mvt. 9: Chorus [6:18] + Mvt. 10: Aria [T] [2:42] + Mvt. 11: Chorus [3:08]
Complete Cantata [HD]: Part 1: Mvts. 1-6 [21:16] || Mvt. 2: Chorus [3:49]
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J.S. Bach: Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis Kantate 21; W.A. Mozart: Requiem KV 626 [C-1]

Cantata BWV 21 [37:40]

Michaela Prentl

Chorgemeinschaft St. Sebastian / Barockorchester La Banda

Soprano: Mona Spägele; Alto: Claudia Schneider; Tenor: Tom Allen; Bass: Christian M. Immler

Chorgemeinschaft St. Sebastian CD-7

Nov 26, 2000

2-CD / TT: 84:43

Recorded live at St. Sebastian, München-Schwabig, Bavaria, Germany.
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2-CD: Chorgemeinschaft St. Sebastian

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Bach: Music to Challenge the Intellect and Touch the Heart [C-6]

 

Cantatas BWV 21: Part 1 [17:36]

Dale Higbee (Music Director & Recorder)

(OVPP - No Choir) / Carolina Baroque

Soprano: Teresa Radomski; Alto: Lee Morgan; Tenor: Richard Heard; Bass-Baritone: John Williams
John Pruett (Baroque Violin); Doris Dowers (Baroque Violin & Viola); Mary Frances Boyce (Baroque Viola); Holly Mauer (Viola da gamba); Daniel Hannemann (Harpsichord)

Carolina Baroque CB-112

Apr 28, 2002

CD / TT: 54:37

Recorded live at the Sanctuary of St. John's Lutheran Church, Salisbury, NC, USA.
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CD: Dale Higbee [via e-mail]

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J.S. Bach: Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis, BWV 21 [R-7]

 

Cantata BWV 21 [42 min]

Georg Christoph Biller

Thomanerchor Leipzig / Gewandhausorchester Leipzig

Soprano: Gesine Adler; Counter-tenor: Matthias Koch; Tenor: Martin Petzold; Bass: Sebastian Bluth

MDR Figaro

May 17, 2003

MC / TT: 42 min

Recorded at Thomaskirche, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany. Broadcast by MDR Figaro on Jun 19, 2005.
Copy: Zentralbibliothek-Mediathek Archiv Fon-TKD-C 2662.
Source: SLUB Dresden

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J.S. Bach: Early Cantatas Volume 3 - Weimar Cantatas II (BWV 172, 182, 21) [C-3]

 
 

Cantata BWV 21 [38:55]

-

(OVPP - No Choir) / Purcell Quartet

Soprano: Emma Kirkby; Counter-tenor: Michael Chance; Tenor: Charles Daniels; Bass: Peter Harvey
PQ: Catherine Mackintosh (Violin); Catherine Weiss (Violin); Richard Boothby (Cello); Robert Woolley (Organ)
With: Anthony Robson (Oboe); Rebecca Stockwell (Bassoon); David Blackadder (Trumpet); Phillip Bainbridge (Trumpet); Timothy Hayward (Trumpet); Rachel Byrt (Viola); Nicolette Moonen (Viola); Benedict Hoffnung (Timpani)
Organ supplied, tuned and maintained by Malcolm Greenhalgh; Pitch: A = 392 Hz (Kammerton: recorder and oboe), A = 440 Hz (Chorton: other instruments); Temperament: modified sixth comma, based on Bach’s 1722 title page of Das wohltemperirte Clavier (Lehman, published 2005)

Chandos Chaconne CHAN-0752
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May 22-24, 2007

2-CD / TT: 87:59
MP3 / TT: 87:50

Recorded at St Jude on the Hill, Hampstead, London, England.
Recording Producer: Rachel Smith; Sound Engineer: Jonathan Cooper; Assistant Engineer: Paul Quilter; Editor: Rachel Smith; A&R Administrator: Mary McCarthy.
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 21: Complete Cantata [38:58]
2-CD: Cantatas BWV 172, BWV 182, BWV 21 [87:46]
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J.S. Bach: Live Cantatas BWV 21 and BWV 12 [U-4]

 

Cantata BWV 21 - 1714 version [40:10], including:
Applauses [0:49], Encore: Mvt. 11 Das Lamm, das erwürget ist + Mvt. 11b Lob, und Ehre, und Preis, und Gewalt [3:18]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

Soprano: Dorothee Mields; Counter-tenor: Damien Guillon; Tenor: Hans Jörg Mammel; Bass: Stephan MacLeod
Mira Glodeanu (Violin); Marcel Ponseele (Oboes)

Rapidshare

Nov 3, 2008

CD / TT:

Recorded live at Salle Henri le Boeuf, Palais des Beaux-Arts, Bruxelles, Belgium.
Source/lineage: a Musiq3 (RTBF) recording
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 21 by P. Herreweghe.
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NEC Concert Choir, Men's Chorus, Women's Chorus & Chamber Singers: October 18, 2007, 8:00 p.m. [C-9]

 

Cantata BWV 21 []

William Cutter and Donald Teeters (Guest conductors)

NEC Concert Choir / student orchestra

Vocal soloists: unknown; Osnat Netzer (Organ)

New England of Music

Oct 18, 2007

CD / TT:

Recorded live at Jordan Hall, New England Conservatory of Music, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Source: WorldCat Libraries (OCLC Number: 370478509)

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J.S. Bach: 'Wer nur den lieben Gott lässt walten" Kantate BWV 93; Brandenburgisches Konzert Nr. 5 D-Dur, BWV 1050; 'Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis" Kantate BWV 21 [C-1]

Cantata BWV 21 []

Helmut Haag

Evangelische Kantorei St. Ingbert / Neuws Saarländisches Kammerorchester

Soprano: Sabine von Blohn; Alto: Gabriele May; Tenor: Thomas Burger; Bass: Alexander Lauer

Evangelische Kantorei St. Ingbert

Nov 9, 2008

CD / TT:

Recorded live at Martin-Luther-Kirche, St. Ingbert, Saarland, Germany.
Buy this album at:
CD: Evangelische Kantorei St. Ingbert

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J. S. Bach: Virtuose Bachkantaten (BWV 71, 4, 21) [C-2]

Cantata BWV 21 []

Johannes-Matthias Michel

Kammerchor Mannheim / Sinfonietta Mannheim

Soprano: Julia Weigel; Alto: Carolin Neukamm; Tenor: Marcus Ullmann; Bass: Jens Hamann

Kammerchor Mannheim

Mar 20, 2011

CD / TT:

Recorded live at Christuskirche Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany during BACHfestival Mannheim.
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J. S. Bach: Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis, BWV21 [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 21 [42:37]

István Zimányi

Carmine Celebrat Kórus és zenekar előadásában (Carmine Celebrat Choir and Orchestra)

Soprano: Andrea Csereklyei; Alto: Kornélia Bakos; Ténor: László Kálmán; Bass: Domonkos Blazsó
Concertmaster: László Sándor; Oboe: Gergely Hamar; Trumpet: Gábor Komlóssy; Continuo: Anasztázia Bednarik; Cello: Marcell Vámos; Double-bass: István Tóth

YouTube

Oct 7, 2012

Video / TT: 42:37

Recorded live at Belvárosi Szent Mihály templom, Budapest, Hungary, during VII. Barokk Fesztivál (Festival Baroque).
Watch on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 21: Complete Cantata [42:38] | Mvt. 3: Aria [S] [4:09]

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Choir "Jauna Muzika" performs J.S. Bach "Ich hatte viel bekümmernis"

 

Cantata BWV 21 [37:17]

Choir conductor: Vaclovas Augutinas
(orchestra art director and conductor: Donatas Katkus)

Choir "Jauna Muzika" and St. Christopher chamber orchestra (šv.Kristoforo kamerinis orkestras)

Soprano: Vera Talerko; Mezzo-soprano: Milda Poškaitė; Tenor: Mindaugas Zimkus; Baritone: Nerijus Masevičius

YouTube

Dec 12, 2012

Video / TT: 37:17

Recorded & filmed in Vilnius, Lithuania.
Watch on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 21: Part 1: Mvts. 1-2 [7:09] + Part 2: Mvts. 3-8 [19:25] + Part 3: Mvts. 9-11 [10:43]

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Bachsolisten Seoul: Bach Cantata Series V (BWV 150, 202, 21) [C-5]

 

Cantata BWV 21: Mvts. 1-3, 6-8 & 11 [26:38]

Sun-Ah Kim (김선아)

Coro: Bachsolisten Seoul (바흐 솔리스텐 서울) / Orchestra: Bachsolisten Seoul (바흐솔리스텐 서울)

Soloists: Soprano:송승연; Counter-Tenor: Min-ho Jeong (정민호); Tenor: Seung-Hee Park (박승희); Bass: Seung-Hyuk Park (박승혁)
Vocal Ensemble: Sopranos: 송승연, 이수희 김순영, 전수미, 김은경, 진수지; Altos: 박진아, 정민호, 지현정, 안세현; Tenors: 박승희, 김세웅, 황형필, 박문진; Basses: 박승혁, 성궁용, 김정석, 정준구, 박윤수
Orchestra: Baroque Violins: 최희선 (Orchestra Leader); Baroque Oboe: 신용천; Organ: 홍충식; Harpsichord 정경미; Baroque Violins: 최희선, 최윤정, 손경민, 송주현, 이운형; Baroque Violas: 김영정, 정몽연; Baroque Cellos: 장유진, 조혜림; Baroque Double-bass: 신동식; Baroque Oboe: 신용천; Baroque Trumpet: 임승구, 성재창, 임영일; Timpani: 이규봉

You Tube

Sep 5, 2013

Video / TT:

Recorded & filmed live at LG Art Center, Seoul, South Korea, in the frame of Bachsolisten Seoul: Bach Cantata Series.
Watch on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 21 [26:38]: Mvt. 1: Sinfonia [2:56] + Mvt. 2: Chorus [3:44] + Mvt. 3: Aria [S] [3:38] + Mvt. 6: Chorus [5:30] + Mvt. 7: Recitative [S, B] & Mvt. 8 : Aria - Duet [S, B] [5:25] + Mvt. 11: Chorus [5:25]

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Bachkantate im Gottesdienst: Kantate BWV 21 Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis

 

Cantata BWV 21: Mvts. 3, 7, 8 [9:17] (from a complete performance)

Sebastian Sommer

Ökumenische Kantorei Berlin Marzahn / Berliner Kantatenorchester

Soprano: Anna Hofmann; Tenor: Christoph Leonhardt; Bass: Burkhard v. Puttkamer

Kirchenkreis Lichtenberg-Oberspree

Nov 17, 2013

Audio / TT:

Evangelische Kirche Berlin-Brandenburg-schleisische Oberlausitz, Germany.
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 21: Mvt. 3: Aria [S] [HD: 3:41] + Mvt. 7: Recitative [S.B] [1:25] + Mvt. 8: Aria - Duet [S, B] [HD: 4:11]
Source: Kirchenkreis Lichtenberg-Oberspree: Bachkantate im Gottesdienst

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J.S. Bach: Cantata BWV 21 - Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis (8, 9). Philippe Herreweghe / CVG [U-7]

 

Cantata BWV 21: Mvt. 8: Aria - Duet [S, B] & Mvt. 9: Chorus w/ Chorale [8:12] (from a complete performance)

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

Soprano: Dorothee Mields; Soprano: Hana Blažíková; Counter-tenor: Damien Guillon; Tenor: Thomas Hobbs; Bass: Peter Kooy

YouTube

Feb 5, 2014

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Recorded live at Sala koncertowa Filharmonii im. Witolda Lutosławskiego we Wrocławiu, Akademia Bachowska 2014, Poland.
3rd recording of Cantata BWV 21 by P. Herreweghe.
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 21: Mvt. 8: Aria - Duet [S, A] & Mvt. 8: Chorus [8:12]

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J.S. Bach · Dietrich Buxtehude · W.A. Mozart: Cantatas [C-2]

 

Cantata BWV 21 []

Arthur Sjögren

Charis Chamber Voices

Soloists: unknown

Charis Chamber Voices

Mar 16, 2014

CD / TT:

Recorded live at Bedford Presbyterian Church, Bedford, New York, USA.
Recording: Robert LaPorta, Candlewood Digital.
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 21: Mvt. 2: Chorus [4:15]
Buy this album at:
CD: Charis Chamber Voices: CD's

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The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (July 2000 - July 2015)
Thanks to Contributors: Anandgyan (February 2010), Yves Dubois (March 2011), Dr.Thomas C.H. Going (April 2005), Rolf Günther (October 2012), Matthias Hansen (August 2006, June 2013), Fritz V. Herbold (March 2012), Manfred Krugmann (June 2012), Bradley Lehman (April 2004), Rodrigo Maffei Libonati
(December 2001), Jonathan Sternberg (July 2004), Jeremy Vosburgh (November 2003)

Cantata BWV 21: Details & Complete Recordings | Recordings of Individual Movements
Discussions:
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