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Thomas Hengelbrock & Balthasar-Neumann-Chor & Freiburger Barockorchester
Bach Cantatas & Other Vocal Works

Contents

Recordings of Cantatas
Recordings of Other Vocal Works
Recordings of Works of Other Composers performed by J.S. Bach

Thomas Hengelbrock - Short Biography
Balthasar-Neumann-Chor - Short History
Freiburger Barockorchester - Short History

Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Thomas Hengelbrock
Magnificat BWV 243 - conducted by Thomas Hengelbrock

Discography

Recordings of Cantatas


C-1

J.S. Bach - Vivaldi: Overtures - Sinfonias - Concertos

 
 

Sinfonia (Mvt. 1) from Cantata BWV 42 [6:37]
Other works: instrumental works by J.S. Bach & A. Vivaldi.

Thomas Hengelbrock

Freiburger Barockorchester

FBO: Violins 1: Thomas Hengelbrock, Gottfried von der Goltz, Sabine Lier, Daniela Teichmanis; Violins 2: Anne Katharina Schreiber, Christa Kittel, Beatrix Hülsemann, Claudia Meyer; Violas: Christian Goosses, Ulrike Kaufmann, Annette Schmidt; Violoncellos: Ute Petersilge, Kristin von der Goltz; Double-bass: Matthias Beltinger; Oboes: Alayne Leslie, Katharina Arfken; Bassoon: Donna Agrell; Harpsichord: Torsten Johann

Deutsche Harmonia Mundi 05472-77289-2
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Sep 11-15, 1992

CD / TT: 64:20
MP3 / TT: 63:26

Recorded at Maria Minor Kirche, Utrecht, the Netherlands.
Recording: Francois Eckert; Editing: Dr. Jens Markowsky.
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CD-2 (2004): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
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C-2

Aus der Notenbibliothek von Johann Sebastian Bach, Vol. II

 

J. Pachelbel: Christ lag in Todesbanden, Kantate zum Ostersonntag [11:42]
J.S.Bach: Kyrie c-Moll BWV Anh 26 / Christe g-moll BWV 242, nach Francesco Durante [4:34]
J.S. Bach: Christ lag in Todesbanden, Kantate zum Ostersonntag BWV 4 [16:40]
J.K. Kerll: Missa Superba [23:31]
J.K. Kerll: Dominus regnavit [4:14]

Thomas Hengelbrock

Balthasar-Neumann-Chor / Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble

Sopranos: Constanze Backes (BWV Anh 26/BWV 242), Dorothee Mields (BWV 4); Alto: Jürgen Banholzer (BWV Anh 26/BWV 242); Tenor: Hans Jörg Mammel (BWV 4); Bass: Wolf-Matthias Friedrich
Missa Superba:
Chor 1: Soprano: Dorothee Mields; Alto: Jürgen Banholzer; Tenor: Hans Jörg Mammel; Bass: Markus Flaig
Chor 2: Soprano: Constanze Backes; Alto: Detlef Bratschke; Tenor: Hermann Oswald; Bass: Wolf-Matthias Friedrich
BNC: Sopranos 1: Anja Bittner, Dorothee Mields, Beate Spaltner; Sopranos 2: Constanze Backes, Elisabeth Rave, Mona Spägele; Altos: Jürgen Banholzer, Detlef Bratschke, Beat Duddeck, Roland Kunz; Tenors: Nils Giebelhausen, Hans Jörg Mammel, Hermann Oswald, Holger Speck; Basses: Markus Flaig, Wolf-Matthias Friedrich, Andreas Werner, Hans Wijers
BNE: Violins 1: Remy Baudet, Basma Abdel-Rahim, Elisaveth IngenHausz, Regine Schröder; Violins 2: Mechthild Blaumer, Regula Keller, Barbara Klebel, Monika Nußbächer; Violas: Karlheinz Steeb, Dorle Sommer, Alessandra Di Vincenzo, Friedeman Wollheim; Violoncellos: Helga Löhrer, Ute Petersilge; Double-bass: Andrew Ackermann; Organ: Michael Behringer; Cornett: Gebhardv David; Trombones: Matthias Sprinz, Cas Cevers, JAens Bauer, Ralf Müller

Hänssler 93.039

Mar 15-17, 2001

CD / TT: 60:25

Recorded by SWR Stuttgart at Sendesaal Villa Berg, Germany.
Artistic Director: Michael Sandler, SWR; Sound Engineer: Hans-Jochen Brauns, SWR; Digital Editor: Irmgard Bauer, SWR.
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C-3

Bach - Purcell: Motetten - Kantaten

 

Johann Ludwig Bach: Motet Wir wissen, so unser irdisches Haus [6:11]
J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 131 [23:09], BWV 150 [13:33]

Thomas Hengelbrock

Balthasar-Neumann-Chor / Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble

Sopranos: Tanya Aspelmeier [BWV 150], Anja Bittner, Annemei Blessing-Leyhausen, Heike Heilmann, Undine Holzwarth, Sibylle Schaible; Counter-tenors: Jürgen Banholzer [BWV 150], Edzard Burchards; Contraltos: Julie Comparini, Truike van ver Poel; Tenors: Nils Giebelhausen, Mirko Heimerl [BWV 150], Tilmann Kögel, Hans Jörg Mammel [BWV 131], Marco van de Klundert; Basses: Ralf Grobe, Marek Rzepka [BWV 131], Andreas Werner, Hans Wijers [BWV 150]
Josue Melendez (Cornett); Matthias Sprinz, Cas Gevers, Ralf Müller, (Trombone); Henriette Scheytt, Verena Sommer (Violin); Claudia Hofert, Jeanette Dorée (Viola); Veit Scholz (Bassoon); Matthias Müller (Violone); Michael Behringer (Organ)

Deutsche Harmonia Mundi 88697115702

Mar 23-24, 2007

CD / TT: 65:52

Recorded at Kirche Mariä Himmelfahrt, Forstern-Tading, Germany.
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 150: Complete Cantata [13:39]
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C-4

A. Lotti · J.D. Zelenka · J.S. Bach

 

J.S. Bach: Cantata BWV 12 [24:25]
A. Lotti: Missa A Tre Cori [36:55]
J.D. Zelenka: Miserere in C minor, ZWV 57 [14:39]

Thomas Hengelbrock

Balthasar-Neumann-Chor / Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble

Soprano: Tanya Aspelmeier, Heike Heilmann; Contralto: Marion Eckstein; Counter-tenor: Bernhard Landauer; Tenor: Julian Podger; Bass: Marek Rzepka

Deutsche Harmonia Mundi 88697526842

Sep 26-29, 2008

CD / TT: 76:02

Recorded at Martinskirche, Müllheim, Baden, Germany.
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C-5

Bach/ Mendelssohn - Hengelbrock BR 2011

 

Cantata Schleicht, spielende Wellen, BWV 206 []

Thomas Hengelbrock

Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks (Chorus Master: Robert Blank) / Bayerischer Rundfunk Symphonieorchester

Soprano: Dorothee Mields; Mezzo-soprano: Elisabeth Kulman; Tenor: Steve Davisilim; Baritone: James Rutherford
Basso continuo: Helmut Veihelmann (Violoncello); Heinrich Braun (Double-bass); Eberhard Marschall (Bassoon); Peter Kofler (Harpsichord & Organ)

House of Opera CD-87432
House of Opera MP3-87432

Feb 25, 2011

CD / TT:
MP3 / TT:

Recorded live at Herkulessaal of the Munich residency, Bavaria, Germany, from digital cable live broadcast excellent sound, mp3 320 kb.
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Recordings of Other Vocal Works


V-1

J.S. Bach: Messe h-moll/Mass B minor BWV 232


Mass in B minor BWV 232

Thomas Hengelbrock

Balthasar-Neumann-Chor / Freiburger Barockorchester

Sopranos: Gundula Anders, Mona Spägele, Ursula Fiedler; Altos: Jürgen Banholzer, Bernhard Landauer; Tenors: Hermann Oswald, Knut Schoch; Basses: Johannes-Christoph Happel, Stephan MacLeod

Deutsche Harmonia Mundi

Oct 1996

2-CD / TT: 109:15

Recorded at Evangelishe Kirche / Church Gönningen during Schwetzingen Festival.
See: Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Thomas Hengelbrock
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V-2

A. Lotti: Missa Sapientiae / J.S.Bach: Magnificat BWV 243a

 
 

Magnificat in E flat major, BWV 243a [32:00]
A. Lotti: Missa Sapientiae in G minor, arranged by J.D. Zelenka [29:40]

Thomas Hengelbrock

Balthasar-Neumann-Chor / Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble

Sopranos: Dorothee Mields, Constanze Backes; Altos (Counter-tenors): Bernhard Landauer, Jürgen Banholzer; Tenor: Hermann Oswald; Bass: Wolf-Matthias Friedrich

Deutsche Harmonia Mundi 77534

Nov 15-18, 2000

CD / TT: 61:40

Recorded at Evangelische Kirche, Gönningen, the Netherlands.
1st recording of Magnificat BWV 243a by T. Hengelbrock.
See: Magnificat BWV 243 - conducted by Thomas Hengelbrock
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V-4

Zelenka - Bach, Matinee Amsterdam December 3, 2011

 

01-09. J.D. Zelenka: Missa Dei filii, ZWV 20 [39:27]
10-28. J.S. Bach: Magnificat in E flat major, BWV 243a [38:40] (with Christmas interpolations)

Thomas Hengelbrock

Balthasar-Neumann-Chor / Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble

Contralto: Marion Eckstein; Other soloists: unknown

House of Opera CD-93414
House of Opera MP3-93414

Dec 3, 2011

CD / TT: 78:07
MP3 / TT: 78:07

Recorded live at Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Digital broadcast from Radio 4 320 kbps, with cue sheets.
2nd recording of Magnificat BWV 243a by T. Hengelbrock.
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V-3

Scarlatti · Bach · Durante

 

Psalm 51 BWV 1083

Thomas Hengelbrock

Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble

Soprano: Maya Boog; Alto: Micheal Chance

Deutsche Harmonia Mundi

Dec 1998

CD / TT: 58:44

Recorded at Katolische Pfarrkirche "Mariae Krönung", Obberied, Germany. Other works: concertos by A. Scarlatti & Francesco Durante.
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Recordings of Works of Other Composers performed by J.S. Bach


P-1

Aus der Notenbibliothek von Johann Sebastian Bach, Vol. I
From the Music Library of J.S. Bach. Vol. 1

 

F.B. Conti: Cantata Languet anima mea [12:12]
G.F. Handel: Cantata Armida Abbandonata, HWV 105 [13:17]

Thomas Hengelbrock

Balthasar-Neumann-Ensemble

Soprano: Sibylla Rubens

Hänssler CD-93.121

Jan 20-22, 2001

CD / TT: 68:31

Recorded by SWR at Villa Berg, Stuttgart, Germany.
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The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (January 2002 - July 2017)
Thanks to contributors: Emiko Hall (October 2003), Josif Spartak (February 2016)

Thomas Hengelbrock: Short Biography | Balthasar-Neumann-Chor | Freiburger Barockorchester | Recordings of Vocal Works
Individual Recordings:
BWV 232 - T. Hengelbrock | BWV 243a - T. Hengelbrock


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