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Mass in B minor BWV 232

Conducted by Carlo Maria Giulini

Recordings

V-1

J.S. Bach: Mass in B Minor

Mass in B minor BWV 232

Carlo Maria Giulini

New Philarmonia Orchestra Orchestra & Chorus

Soprano 1: Jennifer Hill; Soprano 2 & Alto: Janet Baker; Tenor: Peter Pears; Bass: John Shirley-Quirk

BBC Classics

July 1972

2-CD / TT: 120:16

1st recording of Mass in B minor BWV 232 by C.M. Giulini. Recorded live at St.Paul Cathedral, London. Includes an interview with Giulini (17').
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V-2

J.S. Bach: Mass in B minor

Carlo Maria Giulini

Bayerischer Rundfunk Symphonieorchester & Chor

Sopranos: Roberta Alexander, Ruth Ziesak; Contralto: Jard van Nes; Tenor: Keith Lewis; Bass: David Wilson-Johnson

Sony Classics

June 1994

2-CD / TT: ~ 127:00

2nd recording of Mass in B minor BWV 232 by C.M. Giulini.
See: Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Carlo Maria Giulini
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B minor Mass Giulini

Francis Browne wrote (July 1, 2002):
A n archive performance of the B minor mass with Janet Baker, Peter pears and John shirley Quirk will be broadcast on BBC Radio 3 at 19.30 GMT today 1st July. Available on the web at: http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/

Uri Golomb wrote (July 1, 2002):
Just to add that this performance (recorded at St .Paul's Cathedral, London, on July 10, 1972) is also available on commercial CD, as part of the BBC Legends series; 2 CDs, catalogue no. BBCL 4062-2.

The performers are the New Philharmonia Orchestra & Chorus, and the soloists include, in addition to those listed below, the soprano Jenny Hill.

In many respects -- notably textural clarity -- this is a better performance than the one caught on Giulini's 1994 commercial recording with the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra & Chorus, though the standards of recording -- and of choral singing -- are higher in the later version.


 

Mass in B minor BWV 232: Details
Recordings:
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General Discussions:
Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | Part 7 | Part 8 | Part 9 | Part 10 | Part 11 | Part 12 | Part 13 | Part 14 | Part 15 | Part 16 | Part 17
Systematic Discussions:
Part 1: Kyrie | Part 2: Gloria | Part 3: Credo | Part 4: Sanctus | Part 5: Agnus Dei | Part 6: Early Recordings | Part 7: Summary
Individual Recordings:
BWV 232 - C. Abbado | BWV 232 - Anonymous | BWV 232 - G.C. Biller | BWV 232 - F. Brüggen | BWV 232 - J. Butt | BWV 232 - S. Celibidache | BWV 232 - M. Corboz | BWV 232 - A. Eby | BWV 232 - G. Enescu | BWV 232 - E. Ericson | BWV 232 - D. Fasolis | BWV 232 - J.E. Gardiner | BWV 232 - C.M. Giulini | BWV 232 - N. Harnoncourt | BWV 232 - T. Hengelbrock | BWV 232 - P. Herreweghe | BWV 232 - R. Hickox | BWV 232 - R. Jacobs | BWV 232 - E. Jochum | BWV 232 - Ifor Jones | BWV 232 - K. Junghänel & Cantus Cölln | BWV 232 - H.v. Karajan | BWV 232 - R. King | BWV 232 - O. Klemperer | BWV 232 - S. Kuijken | BWV 232 - G. Leonhardt | BWV 232 - P. McCreesh | BWV 232 - M. Minkowski | BWV 232 - H. Müller-Bruhl | BWV 232 - S. Ozawa | BWV 232 - M. Pearlman | BWV 232 - K. Richter | BWV 232 - J. Rifkin | BWV 232 - H. Rilling | BWV 232 - H. Scherchen | BWV 232 - P. Schreier | BWV 232 - R. Shaw | BWV 232 - G. Solti | BWV 232 - M. Suzuki | BWV 232 - J. Thomas & ABS | BWV 232 - K. Thomas | BWV 232 - J.v. Veldhoven
Articles:
Mass in B Minor, BWV 232 [T. Noel Towe] | Bach’s B minor Mass on Period Instruments [D. Satz] | Like Father, Like Son [B. Pehrson]

Recordings & Discussions of Other Vocal Works: Main Page | Motets BWV 225-231 | Mass in B minor BWV 232 | Missae Breves & Sanctus BWV 233-242 | Magnificat BWV 243 | Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 | Johannes-Passion BWV 245 | Lukas-Passion BWV 246 | Markus-Passion BWV 247 | Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248 | Oster-Oratorium BWV 249 | Chorales BWV 250-438 | Geistliche Lieder BWV 439-507 | AMN BWV 508-523 | Quodlibet BWV 524 | Aria BWV 1127

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