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Philippe Herreweghe & Collegium Vocale Gent
Bach Cantatas & Other Vocal Works

Contents

Recordings of Cantatas
Unofficial Recordings of Cantatas
Recordings of Other Vocal Works
Collections of Recordings
Recordings with Gustav Leonhardt
General Discussions - Part 1
General Discussions - Part 2
General Discussions - Part 3
Recordings of Works of Other Composers performed by J.S. Bach

Philippe Herreweghe - Short Biography
La Chapelle Royale - Short History
Collegium Vocale Gent - Short History

Cantatas BWV 29, 119 & 120 - conducted by Herreweghe
Weinen Klagen... Cantatas BWV 12, 38 & 75 - conducted by Philippe Herreweghe
Christmas Cantatas from Leipzig - conducted by Philippe Herreweghe
Mass in B minor Mass BWV 232 - conducted by Philippe Herreweghe
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Philippe Herreweghe
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Philippe Herreweghe
Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248 - conducted by Philippe Herreweghe

Table of Cantata Recordings by Major Conductors: Cantatas BWV 1-50 | Cantatas BWV 51-100 | Cantatas 101-150 | Cantatas 151-200 | Cantatas 201-224 | Remarks

Recordings - Part 1

Recordings of Cantatas

C-1

J.S. Bach: Cantatas

Cantatas BWV 131 [21:49], BWV 73 [13:49], BWV 105 [22:03]

Philippe Herreweghe

Chorus & Orchestra of Collegium Vocale Gent

Soprano: Barbara Schlick; Alto: Gérard Lesne; Tenor: Howard Crook; Bass: Peter Kooy

Virgin Classics

Dec 1990

CD / TT: 57:57

Recorded at Minderbroederskerk, Ghent, Belgium.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 73 by P. Herreweghe.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 105 by P. Herreweghe.
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C-2

J.S. Bach: Cantatas (BWV 39, 93, 107)

 

Cantatas BWV 39 [23:15], BWV 93 [19:50], BWV 107 [18:05]

Philippe Herreweghe

Chorus & Orchestra of Collegium Vocale Gent

Soprano: Agnès Mellon; Alto: Charles Brett; Tenor: Howard Crook; Bass: Peter Kooy

Virgin Classics VC7-59320-2

Oct 1991

CD / TT: 61:10

Recorded at Minderbroederskerk, Ghent, Belgium.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 93 by P. Herreweghe.
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 93: Complete Cantata [19:52] | Complete Cantata [19:54]
Cantata BWV 107: Complete Cantata [17:57]
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C-3

J.S. Bach: Trauer-Ode

 
 
 
 

Cantatas BWV 198 [33:47], BWV 78 [23:05]

Philippe Herreweghe

Chœur et Orchestre de La Chapelle Royale

Soloists: Soprano: Ingrid Schmithüsen; Alto: Charles Brett, Tenor: Howard Crook; Bass: Peter Kooy
Choir: Sopranos: Annelies Coene, Marie-Hélène Chesneau, Laurence Orlowski, Dominique Verkinderen; Altos: Steve Dugardin, Catherine Joussellin, Bouke Lerttinga, Betty van der Berghe; Tenors: Jean-François Barrès, Peter Butterfield, Graham Godfrey, Hervé Lamy; Basses: Josep Cabré, Renaud Machart, Jean-Louis Paya, Frits Vanhulle
Orchestra: Premier Violin: Chiara Banchini; Violin I: Mariette Holtrop, Anette Sichelschmidt, Grislaine Wauters; Violin II: Isabel Serrano, Ryo Terakado, Mimi Mitchell; Violas: Christine Angot, Jacques Maillarde; Violoncellos: Claire Giardelli, Maurizio Naddeo; Violone: Jonathan Cable; Positive Organ: Jan Willem Jansen; Flutes: Marc Hantaï, Patrick Beuckels; Oboes & Oboes d'amore: Paul Dombrecht, Taka Kitazato; Bassoon: Marc Minkowski; Natural Horn: Paul Dombrecht; Violas da gamba: Marianne Muller, Anne-Marie Lasla; Lutes: Konrad Junghänel, Matthias Spaeter
Continuo: Violoncello: Claire Giardelli; Organ: Jan Willem Jansen; Violone: Jonathan Cable

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Nov 1987

CD / TT: 57:47
CD / TT: 57:47
CD / TT: 57:47
MP3 / TT: 56:54

Recorded at...
Sound Recording: Jean-François Pomtefract; Production Manager: Michel Bernard (Radio France).
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 78: Complete Cantata [23:13] | Complete Cantata [23:12] | Complete Cantata [23:11] | | Mvt. 1: Chorus [5:31] + Mvt. 2: Aria - Duet [S, A] [5:16] | Mvt. 3: Recitative [T] & Mvt. 4: Aria [T] [5:31] | Mvt. 5: Recitative [B], Mvt. 5: Aria [B] & Mvt. 7: Chorale [6:51] | Mvt. 2: Aria - Duet [S, A] [5:18]
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C-4

J.S. Bach: Magnificat

 
 
 
 
 

Magnificat BWV 243 [27:34], Cantata BWV 80 [24:18]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent / La Chapelle Royale

Sopranos: Barbara Schlick [BWV 243], Agnès Mellon [BWV 80]; Alto: Gérard Lesne; Tenor: Howard Crook; Bass: Peter Kooy
CVG: Sopranos: Gundula Anders, Annelies Coene, Dominique Verkinderen, Delphine Collot, Anne Mopin, Caroline Pelon, Brigitte 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, Renaud Machart, Paul van den Berghe, Frits Vanhulle
LCR: Premier Violin: Roy Goodman; Violin I: Nicolette Moonen, Ryo Terakado, Martha Moore; Violin II: Adrian Chamorro, Myriam Gevers, Peter van Boxelaere; Violas: Christine Angot, Galina Zinchenko; Violoncellos: Ageet Zweistra, Harm Jan Schwitters; Double-bass: Jonathan Cable; Flutes: Marc Hantaï, Patrick Beuckels; Oboes: Marcel Ponseele, Taka Kitazato, Michel Henry [BWV 80]; Bassoon: Kate van Orden; Organ: Jan Willem Jansen; Trumpets: Bernard Aubertin, Stephen Keavy, Jonathan Impett, Léon Petré; Timpani: Jean Chamboux
Continuo: Violoncello: Ageet Zweistra; Double-bass: Jonathan Cable; Positive Organ: Jan Willem Jansen

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Harmonia Mundi HMU-3001326 (2003)
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Jan 1990

CD / TT: 53:00
CD / TT: 53:00
CD / TT: 53:00
CD / TT: 53:00
CD / TT: 53:00
CD / TT: 53:00
MP3 / TT: 52:56

Recorded at...
Sound Engineer: Michel Bernard; Production Director: Michel Pierre.
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 80: Complete Cantata [24:51]
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C-5

J.S. Bach: Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis

Cantatas BWV 21, BWV 42

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent / La Chapelle Royale

Soprano: Barbara Schlick; Alto: Gérard Lesne; Tenor: Howard Crook; Basses: Peter Harvey, Peter Kooy

Harmonia Mundi France

Jan 1990

CD / TT: 64:31

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C-6

J.S. Bach: Cantates pour Basse · Cantatas for Solo Bass (BWV 56, 82 & 158)

 
 
 

Cantatas BWV 56 [18:21], BWV 82 [22:24], BWV 158 [11:18]

Philippe Herreweghe

Chœr et Orchestre de La Chapelle Royale

Bass: Peter Kooy
Choir: Sopranos: Annelies Coene, Delphine Collot, Dominique Verkinderen; Altos: Betty van der Berghe, Martin van der Zeijst; Tenors: Raphaël Boulay, Joël Suhubiette; Basses: Renaud Machart, Stephan Maciejewski, Frits Vanhulle
Orchestra: Monica Huggett (Violin Solo); Adrian Chamorro, Ghislaine Wauters, Paulien Kostense (Violins I); Nicolette Moonen, Sophie Demoures, Frédéric Martin Peter van Boxelaere (Violins II); Benoît Weeger, Martha Moore (Violas); Ageet Zweistra, Harm Jan Schwitters (Violoncellos); Jonathan Cable (Double-bass); Jan Willem Jansen (Positive Organ); Marcel Ponseele, Taka Kitazato, Ann Vanlancker (Oboes); Marc Minkowski (Bassoon)
Continuo: Ageet Zweistra (Violoncello); Jonathan Cable (Double-bass); Jan Willem Jansen (Positive Organ) [Bernard Aubertin]

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Jan 1991

CD / TT: 52:20
CD / TT: 52:20
CD / TT: 52:20
MP3 / TT: 52:25

Recorded at… Recording: Michel Pierre; Assistant: Franck Jaffres; Recording Supervisor: Nichel Bernard.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 158 by P. Herreweghe.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 82 by P. Kooy.
Listen on YouTube: Cantata BWV 56: Complete Cantata [18:28] | Complete Cantata [18:30]
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C-7

J.S. Bach: Himmelfahrts-Oratorium

 

Cantatas BWV 43 [20:26], BWV 44 [17:49], BWV 11 [28:45]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

Soprano: Barbara Schlick; Alto: Catherine Patriasz; Tenor: Christoph Prégardien; Bass: Peter Kooy

Harmonia Mundi France

May 1993

CD / TT: 67:10

1st recording of Cantata BWV 11 by P. Herreweghe.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 43 by P. Herreweghe.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 44 by P. Herreweghe.
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C-8

J.S. Bach: Oster-Oratorium

 
 

Oster-Oratorium BWV 249 [41:59]; Cantata BWV 66 [30:19]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

Soprano: Barbara Schlick; Alto: Kai Wessel; Tenor: James Taylor; Bass: Peter Kooy
Choir: Sopranos: Annelies Coene, Hedwig Cardoen, Lut van der Velde, Dominique Verkinderen; Altos: Beat Duddeck, Steve Dugardin, Betty Van der Berghe, Martin van der Zeijst; Tenors: André Cats, Koen Laukens, Joël Suhubiette, Joost Van der Linden; Basses: Pieter Coene, Jan Depuydt, Paul Van den Bereghe, Robert van der Vinne, Frits Vanhulle
Orchestra: Florian Deuter, Adrian Chamorro, Daniel Deuter, Robert Diggens, Paul Lindenauer, Andreas Preuss, Veronica Schepping (Violins); Andreas Gerhardus, Martin Kelly (Violas); Ageet Zweistra, Harm Jan Schwitters (Violoncellos); Jonathan Cable (Double-bass); Herman Stinders (Organ); Patrick Beuckels (Flute); Koen Dieltiens, Bart Coen (Recorders); Marcel Ponseele, Taka Kitazato (Oboes); Philippe Miqueu (Bassoon); Per Olof Lindeke, Leif Bengtsson, Susan Williams (Trumpets); Benedict Hoffnung (Timpani)

Harmonia Mundi France

Apr 1994

CD / TT: 72:38

1st recording of Oster-Oratorium BWV 249 by P. Herreweghe.
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C-9

J.S. Bach: Cantates de Nöel

Cantatas BWV 122 [13:42], BWV 110 [24:24], BWV 57 [23:04]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

Soprano: Vasiljka Jezovšek; Alto: Sarah Connolly; Tenor: Mark Padmore; Bass: Peter Kooy
Choir: Sopranos: Annelies Coene, Susan Hamilton, Lut van der Velde, Dominique Verkinderen; Altos: Beat Duddeck, Steve Dugardin, Mieke Wouters, Martin van der Zeijst; Tenors: André Berkoens, André Cats, Koen Laukens, Warren Trevelyan-Jones; Basses: Pieter Coene, Paul Van den Bereghe, Robert van der Vinne, Bart Vandewege, Frits Vanhulle
Orchestra: Sirkka-Liisa Kaakinen-Pilch (Concert-master); Attilio Motzo, Paulien Kostenze, Michyio Kondo, Andreas Preuss, Adrian Chamorro, Thérese Kipfer, Corrado Masoni (Violins); Pieter Van Boxelaere, Catherine Puig, Jean-Luc Thonnerieux (Violas); Ageet Zweistra, Harm Jan Schwitters (Violoncellos); Jonathan Cable (Double-bass); Patrick Beuckels, Jaan De Winne (Flutes); Bart Coen, Koen Dieltiens, Marleen Vertommen (Recorders); Marcel Ponseele, Taka Kitazato, Anne Van Lancker (Oboes); Margaret Bongers (Bassoon); Susan Williams, Maarten Van Weverwijk, Leif Bengtsson (Trumpets); Francoise Rivalland (Timpani); Herman Stinders (Organ)

Harmonia Mundi France

Dec 1995

CD TT: 61:42

Recorded at...
1st recording of Cantata BWV 57 by P. Herreweghe.
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C-21

Music Fest Bremen ‘96: Philippe Herreweghe dirigent Chor und Orchester des Collegium Vocal Gent

 

Cantatas BWV 138 [18:10], BWV 57 [22:24]
Motet Der Geist hilft unser Schwachheit auf, BWV 226 [8:16]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

Soprano: Vasiljka Jezovšek; Counter-tenor: Andreas Scholl; Tenor: James Taylor; Bass: Peter Kooy

Die Sparkasse in Bremen 0630-12616-3

Sep 8, 1996

CD / TT: 49:14

Recorded live by Radio Bremen during Music Fest Bremen at the Kirche Unser Lieben Frauen, Bremen, Germany.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 57 by P. Herreweghe.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 138 by P. Herreweghe.

C-10

J.S. Bach: Adventskantaten · Cantates de l'Avent · Advent Cantatas (Cantatas BWV 36, 61 & 62)

 
 

Cantatas BWV 36 [29:25], BWV 61 [14:14], BWV 62 [18:39]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

Soprano: Sibylla Rubens; Alto: Sarah Connolly; Tenor: Christoph Prégardien; Bass: Peter Kooy
Choir: Sopranos: Edwige Cardoen, Susan Hamilton, Lut Van de Velde, Dominique Verkinderen; Altos: Beat Duddeck, Betty Van den Berghe, Martin van der Zeijst, Jan Zwerver; Tenors: Markus Schuck, Uwe Schulze, Warren Trevelyan-Jones, Paul Hörmann; Basses: Pieter Coene, Paul Van den Berghe, Robert van der Vinne, Bart Vandewege, Frits Vanhulle
Orchestra: Violins: Sirkka-Liisa Kaakinen-Pilch (Concert-master), Robert Anneda, Adrian Chamorro, Thérèse Kipfer, Corrado Masoni, Alessandro Moccia, Attilio Motzo, Andreas Preuss; Violas: Catherine Puig, Nadine Davin, Jean-Luc Thonnerieux; Violoncellos: Ageet Zweistra, Harm-Jan Schwitters; Double-bass: Tom De Vaere; Oboes: Marcel Ponseele, Frank de Bruine, Taka Kitazato; Bassoon: Philippe Miqueu; Organ: Herman Stinders

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Nov 1996

CD / TT: 62:49
MP3 / TT: 62:40

Recorded at...
Recording Engineer & Producer: Nicolas Batholomée, Musica Numeris.
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 62: Complete Cantata [18:45]
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C-11

J.S. Bach: Cantates pour alto

Cantatas BWV 170 [20:48], BWV 54 [11:03], BWV 35 [25:01]

Philippe Herreweghe

Orchestre du Collegium Vocale Gent

Alto: Andreas Scholl; Oboe: Marcel Ponseele
Markus Märkl (Organ); Frédérick Haas (Harpsichord, Organ continuo [BWV 54]; Organ II [BWV 170])

Harmonia Mundi France

Jul 1997

CD / TT: 59:19

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C-12

J.S. Bach: "Mit Fried und Freud" (Cantatas BWV 8, 125, 138)

 
 
 

Cantatas BWV 8 [18:31], BWV 125 [22:33], BWV 138 [17:11]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

Soloists: Soprano: Deborah York; Alto: Ingeborg Danz; Tenor: Mark Padmore; Bass: Peter Kooy
Choir: Sopranos: Goedele Debelder, Susan Hamilton, Lut Van de Velde, Dominique Verkinderen; Altos: Marnix De Cat, Martin van der Zeijst, Henning Voss, Mieke Wouters; Tenors: Gerhard Hölzle, Paul Hörmann, Markus Schuck, Warren Trevelyan-Jones; Basses: Pieter Coene, Paul Van den Berghe, Robert van der Vinne, Bart Vandewege, Frits Vanhulle
Orchestra: Violins: Sirkka-Liisa Kaakinen-Pilch (Concert-master), Roberto Anedda, Adrian Chamorro, Thérèse Kipfer, Corrado Masoni, Attilio Motzo, Andreas Preuss, Sebastiaan van Vucht; Violas: Catherine Puig, Jean-Luc Thonnerieux, Benoît Weeger; Violoncellos: Ageet Zweistra, Harmen Jan Schwitters; Double-bass: Margareth Urquhart; Flute: Patrick Beuckels; Oboes: Marcel Ponseele, Taka Kitazato; Bassoon: Philippe Miqueu; Horn: Claude Maury; Organ: Herman Stinders

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Feb 1998

CD / TT: 58:40
MP3 / T: 58:18
CD / TT: 58:40

Recorded at Eglise Doopsgezinde Germeente, Haarlem, the Netherlands.
Recording Supervisor: Nicholas Parker; Sound Recording: Erdo Groot.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 125 by P. Herreweghe.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 138 by P. Herreweghe.
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 8: Complete Cantata [18:40] | Complete Cantata [18:07]
Cantata BWV 125: Complete Cantata [22:45]
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C-13

J.S. Bach: "Wir danken dir, Gott"

 

Cantatas BWV 29 [21:50], BWV 119 [22:32], BWV 120 [19:53]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

Soprano: Deborah York; Alto: Ingeborg Danz; Tenor: Mark Padmore; Bass: Peter Kooy

Harmonia Mundi France

Jan 1999

CD / TT: 64:48

Recorded at l'Eglise Doopsgezinde Germeente, Haarlem, Holland.
See: Cantatas BWV 29, 119 & 120 - conducted by Philippe Herreweghe
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C-14

J.S. Bach: “O Ewigkeit du Donnerwort” - Cantatas BWV 2, 20 & 176

Cantatas BWV 2 [16:25], BWV 20 [25:30], BWV 176 [10:52]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

Soprano: Johannette Zomer; Alto: Ingeborg Danz; Tenor: Jan Kobow; Bass: Peter Kooy
Choir: Sopranos: Edwige Cardoen, Cécile Kempenaers, Lut Van de Velde, Dominque Verkinderen; Altos: Yvonne Fuchs, Cécile Pilorger, Alex Potter, Mieke Wouters; Tenors: Malcolm Bennett, Friedemann Büttner, Gerhard Hölzle, Markus Schuck, Basses: Pieter Coene, Robert van der Vinne, Bart Vandewege, Frits Vanhulle
Orchestra: Mira Clodeann (Concert-master); Michiyo Kondo, Andreas Preuss, Kathrin Tröger (Violin I); Adrian Chamorro, Corrado Masoni, Sebastian van Vucht (Violin II); Hiltrud Hampe, Brigitte Clement, Peter Van Boxedaere (Violas); Claire Giardelli, Herman Jan Schwitters (Violoncellos); Myiriam Shalinsky (Double-bass); Herman Stinders (Organ); Marcel Ponseele, Taka Kitazato, Rafaël Palacios (Oboes); Philippe Miquen (Bassoon); Patrick Beuckels (Flute); Bruce Dickey (Cornett) [BWV 2]; Harry Ries, Stimen van Mechelen, Charles Toet (Trombones) [BWV 2]; Guy Ferber, Pascal Geay, René Mazé (Trumpets); Peppie Wiersma (Timpani)

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May 2002

CD / TT: 53:20
MP3 / TT: 53:10

Recorded at Stolberger Saal, Köln, Germany.
Artistic Director: Andreas Neubronner / Tritonous; Recording Engineer: Ulrich Schneider.
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C-15

J.S. Bach: Leipziger Weihnachtskantaten · Cantates de Noël à Leipzig (Cantatas BWV 63, 91, 121, 133; Magnifical BWV 243a)

 

CD-1: Cantatas BWV 91 [16:33], BWV 121 [19:03], BWV 133 [19:31]
CD-2: Cantata BWV 63 [27:16]; Magnificat BWV 243a [34:30]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

CD-1: Soprano: Dorothee Blotzky-Mields; Alto: Ingeborg Danz; Tenor: Mark Padmore; Bass: Peter Kooy
Choir: Sopranos: Goedele Debelder, Cécile Kempenaers, Lut Van de Velde, Dominique Verkinderen; Altos: Uwe Czyborra-Schröder, Cécile Pilorger, Martin van der Zeijst, Mieke Wouters; Tenors: Malcolm Bennett, Gerhard Hölzle, José Pizarro, Markus Schuck; Basses: Pieter Coene, Robert van der Vinne, Bart Vandewege, Frits Vanhulle
Orchestra: Concert-master: Sirkka-Liisa Kaakinen-Pilch; Violin I: Mira Goldenau, Thérèse Kipfer, Zbigniew Pilch, Adrian Chamorro; Violin II: Michiyo Kondo, Corrado Masoni, Andreas Preuss; Violas: Brigitte Clemens, Hiltrud Hampe, Peter van Boxelaer; Violoncellos: Ageet Zweistra, Hermen Jan Schwitters; Double-bass: Myiram Shalinsky; Organ: Herman Stinders; Oboes: Marcel Ponseele, Taka Kitazato, Ann Valancker; Bassoon: Trudy van der Wulp; Horns: Rafael Vosseler, Christiane Vosseler; Cornett: Bruce Dickey [BWV 133]; Trombones: Wim Becu, Harry Ries, Simen van Mechelen; Timpani: Marie-Ange Petit

CD-2: Soprano: Carolyn Sampson; Alto: Ingeborg Danz; Tenor: Mark Padmore; Bass: Sebastian Noack
Choir: Sopranos: Edwige Cardoen, Goedele Debelder, Cécile Kempenaers, Lut Van de Velde, Dominique Verkinderen, Anne-Kristin Zschunke; Altos: Beat Duddeck, Cécile Pilorger, Martin van der Zeijst, Mieke Wouters; Tenors: Gerhard Hölzle, Markus Schuck, Warren Trevelyan-Jones, Koen Van Stade; Basses: Pieter Coene, Christophe Sam, Wilhelm Schwinghammer, Robert van der Vinne
Orchestra: Concert-master: Sirkka-Liisa Kaakinen-Pilch; Violin I: Michiyo Kondo, Thérèse Kipfer, Andreas Preuss; Violin II: Adrian Chamorro, Paul Lindenaur, Corrado Masoni, Sebatian van Vucht; Violas: Zbigniew Pilch, Hiltrud Hampe, Annette Geiger; Violoncellos: Ageet Zweistra, Hermen Jan Schwitters; Double-bass: Myiram Shalinsky; Organ: Herman Stinders; Recrders: Bari Coen, Koen Dieltiens; Oboes: Marcel Ponseele, Taka Kitazato, Ann Valancker; Bassoon: Philippe Miquen; Trumpets: Guy Ferber, Pascal Geay, René Maze, Fafael Vosseler; Timpani: Peppi Wiersma

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CD-1: Dec 2001
CD-2: Dec 2002

2-CD / TT: 117:21
MP3 [CD-1]: 55:57

Recorded at Conservatoire de Liège, Belgium [CD-1]; Arsenal de Metz, France [CD-2].
Artistic Director: Andreas Neubronner / Tritonus; Sound Engineer: Markus Heiland.
See: Christmas Cantatas from Leipzig - conducted by Philippe Herreweghe
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 91: Complete Cantata [16:14] | Mvt. 4: Recitative [B] [1:20]
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C-16

J.S. Bach: Weinen, Klagen… (Cantatas BWV 12, 38, 75)

 

Cantatas BWV 12 - 1724 version [22:06], BWV 38 [16:43], BWV 75 [29:46]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

Soprano: Carolyn Sampson; Counter-tenor: Daniel Taylor; Tenor: Mark Padmore; Bass: Peter Kooy
Choir: Sopranos: Goedele Debelder, Cécile Kempenaers, Lut Van de Velde, Dominque Verkinderen; Altos: Uwe Czyborra-Schröder, Beat Duddeck, Cécile Pilorger, Alex Potter, Mieke Wouters; Tenors: Malcolm Bennett, Gerhard Hölzle, Dan Martin, Markus Schuck, Basses: Pieter Coene, Christophe Sam, Robert van der Vinne, Frits Vanhulle
Orchestra: Concert-master: Sirkka-Liisa Kaakinen-Pilch; Violin I: Michiyo Kondo, Mira Goldenau, Thérèse Kipfer; Violin II: Adrian Chamorro, Foskien Kooistra, Corrado Masoni, Andreas Preuss; Violas: Zbigniew Pilch, Hiltrud Hampe, Annette Geiger, Michiyo Kondo [BWV 12]; Violoncellos: Ageet Zweistra, Hermen Jan Schwitters; Double-bass: Myiram Shalinsky; Organ: Herman Stinders; Oboes: Marcel Ponseele, Taka Kitazato; Bassoon: Philippe Miquen; Trumpet: Per Olov Lindeke [BWV 75]; Trombones: Tim Dowling, Harry Ries, Simen van Mechelen, Wim Becu [BWV 38]

Harmonia Mundi France HMC-901843
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Dec 2003

CD / TT: 69:09
MP3 / T: 68:56

Recorded at Studio Flagey, Brussels, Belgium.
Recording: Tritonous; Artistic Director: Andreas Neubronner; Sound Engineer: Markus Heiland.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 12 by P. Herreweghe.
See: Weinen Klagen... Cantatas BWV 12, 38 & 75 - conducted by Philippe Herreweghe
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 38: Complete Cantata [16:52] | Complete Cantata [16:55]
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C-17

J.S. Bach: Tönet, ihr Pauken! - Cantates profanes

Cantatas BWV 207, BWV 214

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

Soprano: Carolyn Sampson; Alto: Ingeborg Danz; Tenor: Mark Padmore; Bass: Peter Kooy

Harmonia Mundi France

June 2004

CD / TT: 56:11

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C-18

J.S. Bach: Christus, Der Ist Mein Leben - Cantates BWV 27, 84, 95 & 161

Cantatas BWV 27 [13:32], BWV 84 [13:28], BWV 95 [18:01], BWV 161 [17:25]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

Soprano: Dorothee Mields; Alto: Matthew White; Tenor: Hans Jörg Mammel; Bass: Thomas E. Bauer

Harmonia Mundi France

Nov 2006; Feb 2007

CD / TT: 62:38

Recorded at De Singel, Blauwe Zaal, Anvers, Belgium.
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C-19

J.S. Bach: Jesus, deine Passion - Cantates BWV 22, 23, 127 & 159

 

Cantatas BWV 22 [16:18], BWV 23 [15:11], BWV 127 [18:45], BWV 159 [13:21]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

Soprano: Dorothee Mields; Alto: Matthew White; Tenor: Jan Kobow; Bass: Peter Kooy

Harmonia Mundi France 901998

Nov 2007

CD / TT: 63:25

Recorded at Studio Stolberger Straße, Cologne, Germany.
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C-20

Bachfest Leipzig 2010 - Ausgewählte Höhepunkte

 

Cantata BWV 197 [27:55]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

Soprano: Dorothee Mields; Counter-tenor: Damien Guillon; Bass: Peter Kooy

Bach-Archiv Leipzig

Jun 12, 2010

2-CD / TT: 148:38

Recorded live during Bachfest Leipzig at Nikolaikirche, Leipzig, Germany.
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2-CD: Bach-Museum Leipzig: Museumsshop

C-22

J.S. Bach: Ach süßer Trost! - Leipzig Cantatas

 

Cantatas BWV 25 [14:09], BWV 46 [16:18], BWV 105 [20:30], BWV 138 [15:54]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

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

PHI LPH-006
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Jan 27-29, 2012

CD / TT: 67:24
MP3 / TT: 67:10

Recorded at Jesus-Christus-Kirche. Berlin-Dahlem, Germany.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 105 by P. Herreweghe.
3rd recording of Cantata BWV 138 by P. Herreweghe.
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C-23

J.S. Bach: Ich elender Mensch - Leipzig Cantatas

 

Cantatas BWV 44 [13:56], BWV 48 [13:30], BWV 73 [12:35], BWV 109 [22:11]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

Soprano: Dorothee Mields [BWV 44, 73]; Counter-tenor: Damien Guillon [BWV 44, 48, 109]; Tenor: Thomas Hobbs [BWV 44, 48, 73, 109]; Bass: Peter Kooy [BWV 44, 73]

PHI LPH-012
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Jan 31-Feb 2, 2013

CD / TT: 68:30
MP3 / TT: 67:47

Recorded at Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin-Dahlem, Germany.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 44 by P. Herreweghe.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 73 by P. Herreweghe.
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Unofficial Recordings of Cantatas

U-1

TV Broadcast

 

Cantata BWV 125 [22:48]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

Alto: Bernarda Fink; Tenor: Mark Padmore; Bass: Hanno Müller-Brachmann

Arte TV Channel

Jan 30, 2000

TV Broadcast / TT:

Live broadcast from Nant, France.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 125 by P. Herreweghe.

U-3

J.S. Bach: Osteroratorium, BWV 249; Himmelfahrtsoratorium, BWV 11

 

Oster-Oratorium BWV 249 [39:30]; Cantatas BWV 11 [29:07], BWV 68 [15:37]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

Soprano: Dorothee Mields; Counter-tenor: Damien Guillon; Tenor: Jan Kobow; Bass: Stephan MacLeod

Rapidshare

May 16, 2008

CD / TT: 70:05

Recorded during "Lufthansa Festival of Baroque Music 2008" at St. John's Smith Square, London, England.
Source/lineage: digital FM Broadcast > Soundcard > Gramofile > Audacity > Switch Broadcasted by the Austrian radiostation Oe1
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 11 by P. Herreweghe.
2nd recording of Oster-Oratorium BWV 249 by P. Herreweghe.
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U-4

J.S. Bach: Live Cantatas BWV 21 and BWV 12

 

Cantatas BWV 12 - 1714 version [21:51]
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 12 by P. Herreweghe.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 21 by P. Herreweghe.
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U-2

J.S. Bach: Two Cantatas

 

Cantatas BWV 158 [11:10], BWV 93 [19:14]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

Soprano: Hana Blažíková; Counter-tenor: Damien Guillon; Tenor: Hans Jörg Mammel; Bass: Peter Kooy

Rapidshare

Jul 16, 2009

CD / TT:

Second half of a concert recorded at l'Abbaye aux Dames in Saintes, France.
Source/lineage: www.musiq3.be / Freecorder 4/ mp3DirectCut (bitrate 128 kbps)/ You
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 93 by P. Herreweghe.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 158 by P. Herreweghe.
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U-5

Bach: Ascension oratorio & Easter cantatas, BWV 43 & 6 | Philippe Herreweghe
Die Liebe Zeit, Cantates et Oratorio de L’Ascension de Bach à Lyon

 

01:30 • J.S. Bach: Cantata Gott fähret auf mit Jauchzen, BWV 43 [23:37]
25:27 • J.S. Bach: Cantata Bleib bei uns, denn es will Abend werden, BWV 6 [21:28]
46:55 • Johann Michael Bach: Cantata Ach, bleib bei uns, Herr Jesu Christ [11:16]
58:11 • J.S. Bach: Cantata Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen, BWV 11 [40:22]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

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

YouTube

Jun 11, 2014

Video / TT: 98:33

Recorded & filmed live at Chapelle de la trinité, Lyon, France, during Festival de Musique Baroque de Lyon.
Realisation: Isabelle Soulard; Production: Ozango.
3rd recording of Cantata BWV 11 by P. Herreweghe.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 43 by P. Herreweghe.
Watch on YouTube: Complete Concert [98:33]
Watch on Culture Box: France TV Info: Complete Concert [98:33]

Collections of Recordings

B-1

J.S. Bach: Kantaten - Missae / Cantatas & Masses

This 4-CD box set includes all the albums: [C-1], [C-2], [V-4], [V-5]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

See above

Virgin Classics

1989-1991

4-CD / TT: 238:19

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B-2

Cantates

This 3-CD box set includes the albums: [C-3], [C-5], [C-6]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

See above

Harmonia Mundi France

1987-1991

3-CD / TT:

Buy this album at:

B-3

J.S. Bach: Les Cantates de fêtes

 

CD-1 [72:38]: Oster-Oratorium BWV 249 [41:59]; Cantata BWV 66 [30:19]
CD-2 [67:10]: Cantatas BWV 43 [20:26], BWV 44 [17:49], BWV 11 [28:45]
CD-3 [62:49]: Cantatas BWV 36 [29:25], BWV 61 [14:14], BWV 62 [18:39]
CD-4 [61:42]: Cantatas BWV 122 [13:42], BWV 110 [24:24], BWV 57 [23:04]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

See above

Harmonia Mundi France HMX-2908070.73

1993-1996

4-CD / TT: 264:19

Box Set includes: [C-8], [C-7], [C-10], [C-9] above.
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4-CD (1999): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de

B-4

La plus belles Canates / The Most Beautiful Cantatas

This 5-CD box set includes the albums: [C-11], [C-6], [C-5], [C-12], [C-3]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

See above

Harmonia Mundi France

1987-1998

5-CD / TT: 291:35

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B-5

J.S. Bach: Festive Cantatas [Cantates de Fêtes]

CD-1 [53:00]: Magnificat BWV 243 [27:34], Cantata BWV 80 [24:18]
CD-2 [72:38]: Oster-Oratorium BWV 249 [41:59]; Cantata BWV 66 [30:19]
CD-3 [67:10]: Cantatas BWV 43 [20:26], BWV 44 [17:49], BWV 11 [28:45]
CD-4 [62:49]: Cantatas BWV 36 [29:25], BWV 61 [14:14], BWV 62 [18:39]
CD-5 [61:42]: Cantatas BWV 122 [13:42], BWV 110 [24:24], BWV 57 [23:04]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

See above

Harmonia Mundi France HM-2908135-39

1990-1996

5-CD / TT: 317:19

Box Set includes: [C-4], [C-8], [C-7], [C-10], [C-9] above.
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B-6

J.S. Bach: Advent & Christmas Cantatas · Cantates de l'Avent et de Noël (BWV 36, 61, & 62; BWV 57, 91, 110, 121, 122 & 133)

 

CD-1 [62:49]: Cantatas BWV 36 [29:25], BWV 61 [14:14], BWV 62 [18:39]
CD-2: Cantatas BWV 91 [16:33], BWV 121 [19:03], BWV 133 [19:31]
CD-3: Cantata BWV 63 [27:16]; Magnificat BWV 243a [34:30]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

See above

Harmonia Mundi France HML-5908369-71

1996-2002

3-CD / TT: 180:22

Box Set includes: [C-10], [C-15] above.
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The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (November 2000 - December 2014)
Thanks to contributors: Anandgyan (May 2004, January 2010, February 2010), Henri Dété (October 2003), Stefan Heise (January 2011),
Riccardo Nughes (February 2008), Claude Role (November 2012, February 2014)

Philippe Herreweghe: Short Biography | La Chapelle Royale | Collegium Vocale Gent
Recordings of Vocal Works:
Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | General Discussions: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3
Individual Recordings:
Cantatas BWV 29, 119 & 120 - P. Herreweghe | Christmas Cantatas from Leipzig - P. Herreweghe | Weinen Klagen.. Cantata BWV 12, 38 & 75 - P. Herreweghe | BWV 232 - P. Herreweghe | BWV 244 - P. Herreweghe | BWV 245 - P. Herreweghe | BWV 248 - P. Herreweghe
Table of recordings by BWV Number

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