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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 221
Wer sucht die Pracht, wer wünscht den Glanz

Ref.

BWV 221

German Title

Wer sucht die Pracht, wer wünscht den Glanz

English Title

Who seeks the Splendour, who desires the Radiance

Event

Cantata for unknown event

Composed

?, by Unknown

Text

Anon

German-5 | Translations

Scoring

Soloists: Tenor, Bass
Orchestra: bassoon, violin solo, 2 violins, violoncello, organ

Score

References

BGA: | NBA: | BC: | Zwang: | First Published: | BWV 221/Appendix II 23

Commentary

Crouch

Music

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Discussions

Week of October 26, 1999; Week of August 4, 2013

Contents

 

Complete Recordings
Recordings of Individual Movements

Discussions (3rd round)
Discussions of Non-Bach Cantatas: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4

Recordings

Complete Recordings

1

The Apocryphal Bach Cantatas [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 221 [20:04]

Wolfgang Helbich

Alsfelder Vokalensemble / Steintor Barock Bremen

Tenor: Harry Geraerts; Bass: Philip Langshaw

CPO 999139

Feb 1991

2-CD / TT: 101:23

Recorded at Radio Bremen, Germany.
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Recordings of Individual Movements

M-1

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

Sinfonia (Mvt. 1) from Cantata BWV 221 [2:12]

Helmut Winschermann

Deutsche Bachsolisten

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Philips

Dec 1968

5-CD

 

The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (October 1999 - June 2010)

Cantata BWV 221: Details & Recordings | Discussions | Discussions of Non-Bach Cantatas: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4

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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