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Rolf Schweizer & Motettenchor Pforzheim
Bach Cantatas & Other Vocal Works

Contents

Recordings of Cantatas
Recordings of Other Vocal Works

Rolf Schweizer - Short Biography
Motettenchor Pforzheim - Short History
Oratorienchor Pforzheim - Short History
Barockorchester L’arpa festante - Short History
Bachorchester Pforzheim - Short History
Südwestdeutsches Kammerorchester Pforzheim - Short History

Discography

Recordings of Cantatas

C-1

J.S. Bach: Festliche Kantatenchöre zum Kirchenjahr

Rolf Schweizer

Chorus (Mvt. 1) [4:06] & Chorale (Mvt. 7) [1:44] from Cantata BWV 17
Sinfonia (Mvt. 1) [3:58], Chorus (Mvt. 2) [2:27], & Chorale (Mvt. 8) [1:43] from Cantata BWV 29
Chorus (Mvt. 1) [2:42] & Chorale (Mvt. 6) [1:07] from Cantata BWV 37
Chorus (Mvt. 1) [2:50] & Chorale (Mvt. 6) [0:54] from Cantata BWV 61
Chorus (Mvt. 1) [4:56] & Chorus (Mvt. 5) [2:31] from Cantata BWV 68
Chorus (Mvt. 1) [3:48] & Chorale (Mvt. 11) [1:00] from Cantata BWV 70
Chorus (Mvt. 1) [3:23] & Chorale (Mvt. 5) [0:53] from Cantata BWV 137
Chorus (Mvt. 1) [4:12] & Chorale (Mvt. 10) [2:30] from Cantata BWV 147
Chorus (Mvt. 1) from Cantata BWV 149 [4:38]
Chorus (Mvt. 1) [3:54] & Chorale (Mvt. 6) [1:24] from Cantata BWV 172

Motettenchor Pforzheim / Barockorchester L’arpa festante

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Amati

Jun 1999

CD / TT: 54:52

Recorded at Evangelische Stadtkirche Pforzheim, Germany
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C-2

Badinerie - Classic Mallets Play Bach

Chorale (Mvt. 6) from Cantata BWV 161 []
Chorale Befiehl du deine Wege (Mvt. 44) from Matthäus-Passion BWV 244, arranged for vibraphone & orchestra by Rolf Schweizer []

Rolf Schweizer

Südwestdeutsches Kammerorchester Pforzheim

Roland Härdtner (Marimba,Vibraphon); Michael Ewers (Violin)

EBS

May 2000

CD / TT: 77:13

Recorded at Evangelische Stadtkirche Pforzheim, Germany
Other movements: from non-vocal works by J.S. Bach.
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Recordings of Other Vocal Works

V-1

Bach: Die Motetten

Motets BWV 225-230 []; Cantata BWV 118 []
Chorale (Mvt. 6) from Cantata BWV 28 []

Rolf Schweizer

Motettenchor Pforzheim / Bachorchester Pforzheim

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Mediaphon

Jun 1990

CD / TT: 70:13

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V-2

Magnificat zur Weihcnachtsvesper BWV 243a

Magnificat BWV 243a [34:48]; Motet BWV 227 []

Rolf Schweizer

Motettenchor Pforzheim / Barockorchester L’arpa festante

Soprano: Susanna Cornelius; Mezzo-soprano: Claudia Darius; Tenor: Hans Jörg Mammel; Bass: Matthias Horn

Amati

Jul 2000

CD / TT:

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V-3

J.S. Bach: Matthaüs Passion BWV 244

Matthäus-Passion BWV 244

Rolf Schweizer

Oratorienchor Pforzheim & Kurrende und Jungendkantorei der Ev. Singschule Pforzheim / Bachorchester Pforzheim

Soprano: Cornelia Götz; Alto: Ewa Wolak; Tenor: Martin Petzold; Bass: Egbert Junghanns; Baritone: Thomas Pfeiffer

Corona 31023/25

Mar 31 & Apr 1, 2001

3-CD / TT: 157:52

Recorded live at the Evangelischen Stadkirche Pforzheim, Germany.

V-4

J.S. Bach: Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248

Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248/1-6

Rolf Schweizer

Motettenchor Pforzheim / Barockorchester L’arpa festante

Soprano: Monika Mauch; Alto: Claudia Darius; Tenor: Hans Jörg Mammel; Bass: Matthias Horn

Amati

Jan 2001

2-CD / TT: 136:06

Recorded at Ev. Stadtkirche, Pforzheim, Germany.
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V-5

J.S. Bach: Oster-Oratorium
Bach Edition Volume 2 - Vocal Works Vol. 1
J.S. Bach: Oster-Oratorium · Easter Oratorio

 
 
 
 

Oster-Oratorium BWV 249 [44:54]

Rolf Schweizer

Motettenchor Pforzheim / Trompetenensemble Pfeiffer & Südwestdeutsches Kammerorchester Pforzheim

Soprano: Christine Brenk; Alto: Anne Greiling; Tenor: Frank Bossert; Bass: Thomas Pfeiffer
Aprad Fodor, Michael Mausch, Klaus Pfeiffer (Trumpets); Roland Härdtner; Jörg Fiedler (Recorder, Flute); Ulkrike Küper (Recorder); Agnes Banrevy (Oboe); Ingo Balzer (Oboe d'amore); Gerhard Benade (Bassoon)
Bogdan Zvoristeanu (Concert-master); Andrea Hanke (Violoncello); Hans Kunstovny (Double-bass); Constanze Schweizer (Positive Organ)

Amati AMI-9803/1
Brilliant Classics 99361
Brilliant Classics 94350
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Jul 23-27, 1999

CD / TT: 44:54
8-CD / TT:
CD / TT: 44:54
MP3 / TT: 44:44

Recorded at Ev. Stadtkirche, Pforzheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
Recording Supervision, Sound & Editing: Reinhard Geller.
Listen on YouTube: Oster-Oratorium BWV 249: Complete Work [44:52]
Complete Work: Mvts. 1-2 [8:25] + Mvts. 3-4 [6:01] + Mvt. 5: Part 1 [6:32] + Mvt. 5: Part 2 + Mvt. 6 [5:25] + Mvts. 7-8 [7:32] + Mvts. 9-10 [10:40] + Mvts. 11-12 [3:19]
Complete Work [HD]: Mvt. 1: Sinfonia [4:14] + Mvt. 2: Adagio [4:13] + Mvt. 3: Aria - Duet [T, B] & Chorus [4:59] + Mvt. 4: Recitative [A, S, T, B] [1:00] + Mvt. 5: Aria [S] [11:12] + Mvt. 6: Recitative [T, B, A] [0:45] + Mvt. 7: Aria [T] [6:35] + Mvt. 8: Recitative [S, A] [0:57] + Mvt. 9: Aria [A] [7:02] + Mvt. 10: Recitative [B] [0:39] + Mvt. 11: Chorus [2:35] + Mvt. 12: Chorale [0:42]
Complete Work: Mvt. 4: Recitative [A, S, T, B] [1:00] + Mvt. 6: Recitative [T, B, A] [0:45] + Mvt. 8: Recitative [S, A] [0:57] + Mvt. 12: Chorale [0:45]
Complete Work: Mvt. 1: Sinfonia [4:14] + Mvt. 2: Adagio [4:14]
Mvt. 1: Sinfonia [4:15]
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The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (April 2001 - April 2015)
Thanks to contributors: Rudolf Bayer (October 2003)

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