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Mass in B minor BWV 232
Recordings - Part 5

Recordings: 1900-1949 | 1950-1959 | 1960-1969 | 1970-1979 | 1980-1989 | 1990-1999 | 2000-2009 | 2010-2019 | Individual Movements

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65

J.S. Bach: Hohe Messe in h-Moll, BWV 232 [V-4]

 

Mass in B minor BWV 232

Martin Flämig

Dresdner Kreuzchor / Staatskapelle Dresden.

Soprano: Carola Nossek; Alto: Brigitte Pfretzschner; Tenor: Albrecht Lepetit; Bass: Hermann Christian Polster
Wolfram Just (Violin); Arndt Schöne (Flute); Kurt Mahn (Oboe d'amore); Manfred Krause (Oboe d'amore); Wolfgang Liebscher (Bassoon); Walter Stellmacher (Bassoon); Kurt Sandau (Trumpet); Peter Damm (Horn); Günter Müller (Violoncello); Gerhard Neumerkel (Double bass); Herbert Collum (Harpsichord); Hans Otto (Organ)

Überspiel Kreuzchorarchiv

Mar 15, 1980

MC / TT: 120 min

Recorded live at Kreuzkirche, Dresden, Saxony, Germany.
3rd recording of Mass in B minor BWV 232 by M. Flämig.
Copy: Zentralbibliothek-Mediathek Archiv Fon-TKD-C 3031.
Source: SLUB Dresden

66

J.S. Bach: Mass in B Minor

Mass in B minor BWV 232

Eugen Jochum

Bayerischer Rundfunk Symphonieorchester & Chor

Soprano: Helen Donath; Alto: Brigitte Fassbaender; Tenor: Claes-Håkan Ahnsjö; Basses: Roland Hermann, Robert Holl

EMI Classics / EMI Gemini

Mar-Apr 1980

2-CD / TT: 122:37

Recorded at Herkules-Saal, Munich, Germany.
3rd complete recording of Mass in B minor by E. Jochum.
See: Mass in B minor BWV 232 - Conducted by Eugen Jochum
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67

J.S. Bach: Messe in h-Moll BWV 232

 

Mass in B minor BWV 232

Udo R. Follert

Orchester und Madrigalchor der Evangelischen Kantorei Leichlingen

Soprao: Agnes Giebel; Alto: Hilke Helling; Tenor: Karl Markus; Bass: Phillip Langshaw
Wolfgang Pohle (Trumpet); Hans-Jürgen Möhring (Flute)

Leichlinger Kantorei

May 10, 1980

?-LP / TT:

Recorded live at Stefanskirche Simmern, Germany.
Source: Leichlinger Kantorei | HfK Heidelberg

68

J.S. Bach: Mass in B Minor


Mass in B minor BWV 232

Peter Schreier

Rundfunkchor Leipzig (Chorus Master: Jörg-Peter Weigle) / Neues Bachisches Collegium Musicum

Soprano: Lucia Popp; Alto: Carolyn Watkinson; Tenor: Eberhard Büchner; Baritone [No. 18]: Siegfried Lorenz; Bass [No. 10]: Theo Adam
Walter Heinz Bernstein (Organ)

Eterna / Eurodisc / Leipzig Classics

Nov 1981; Feb 1982

2-CD / TT: 110:01

Recorded at Paul-Gerhardt-Kirche, Leipzig, Germany.
1st recording of Mass in B minor BWV 232 by P. Schreier.
See: Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Peter Schreier
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69

J.S. Bach: Mass in B Minor

 

Mass in B minor BWV 232

Joshua Rifkin

(OVPP - No Choir) / The Bach Ensemble

Sopranos: Judith Nelson & Julianne Baird; Counter-tenors: Jeffrey Dooley, Drew Minter; Tenors: Frank Hoffmeister, Edmund Brownless; Basses: Jan Opalach, Andrew Walker Schultze

Nonesuch

Dec 31 1981 - Jan 11, 1982

2-CD / TT: 106:29

Recorded at Rutgers Presbyterian Church, New York, USA.
1st recording in the original version.
See: Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Joshua Rifkin
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70

J.S. Bach: Mass in B Minor

Mass in B minor BWV 232

Joachim Carlos Martini

Junge Kantorei / Florilegium Musicum Rotterdam & Trompetenensemble Friedemann Immer

Soprano: Barbara Schlick; Alto: Hilke Helling; Tenor: John Elwes; Bass: Harry van der Kamp

MDG

Dec 26, 1983 - Jan 4, 1984

2-CD / TT:

Recorded at Katholischen Pfarrkirche, Götzingen, Germany.

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J.S. Bach: Messe in h-moll


Mass in B minor BWV 232

Andrew Parrott

Solisten des Tölzer Knabenchor (Director: Howard Arman) / Taverner Consort & Players

Sopranos: Emma Kirkby, Emily van Evera; Boy Alto: Panito Iconomou; Boy Alto: Christian M. Immler; Boy Alto: Michael Kilian; Tenor: Rogers Covey-Crump; Bass: David Thomas

Virgin Veritas

Sep 1984

2-CD / TT: 103:28

Recorded at St John's, Smith Square, London, England.
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72

J.S. Bach: Messe h-Moll · Mass in B Minor BWV 232

Mass in B minor BWV 232

Gustav Leonhardt

Collegium Musicum Van De Nederlandse Bachvereniging / La Petite Bande

Soprano: Isabelle Poulenard; Mezzo-soprano: Guillemette Laurens; Alto: René Jacobs; Tenor: John Elwes; Bass [No. 18]: Max van Egmond; Bass [No. 10]: Harry van der Kamp

Deutsche Harmonia Mundi

Feb 13-19, 1985

2-CD / TT: 111:28

Recorded at Doopsgezinde Gemeente Kerk, Haarlem, Holland.
See: Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Gustav Leonhardt
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73

J.S. Bach: Messe in h-Moll BWV 232

Mass in B minor BWV 232

Helmut Kahlhöfer

Kantorei Barmen-Gemarke

Soprano: Mitsuko Shirai; Alto: Hildegard Laurich; Tenor: Karl Markus; Bass: Andreas Schmidt

Kantorei Barmen-Gemarke

Feb 24, 1985

2-CD / TT: 124:36

Recorded live at Stadthalle Wuppertal durch Dabringhaus und Grimm, Germany.

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J.S. Bach: Mass in B minor · Messe in h-moll · Messe en Si Mineur

Mass in B minor BWV 232

John Eliot Gardiner

Monteverdi Choir / English Baroque Soloists

Sopranos: Nancy Argenta, Lynne Dawson, Jane Fairfield, Jean Knibbs, Patrizia Kwella; Mezzo-sopranos: Carol Hall, Mary Nichols; Counter-tenors: Michael Chance, Patrick Collin, Ashley Stafford; Tenors: Wynford Evans, Howard Milner, Andrew Murgatroyd; Basses: Richard Lloyd-Morgan, Stephen Varcoe
Harpsichord: Paul Nicholson

Archiv Produktion

Feb 1985

2-CD / TT: 106:22

Recorded in All Saints Church, Tooting, London, England.
See: Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by John Eliot Gardiner
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75

Bach Festival 53rd Annual Baldwin-Wallace College: Fifth & Sixth Concerts

 

Mass in B minor BWV 232: Kyrie and gloria
Mass in B minor BWV 232: Symbolum nicenum: sanctus: Angus Dei: Dona Nobis Pacem

Dwight Oltman

Baldwin-Wallace College Choir / Festival Chamber Orchestra

Soprano: Phyllis Bryn-Julson; Alto: Gisela Pohl; Tenor: Karl Markus; Bass: Bruce Abel

Baldwin-Wallace College Conservatory of Music

Apr (?) 1985

2-MC / TT:

Recorded at Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, Ohio, USA.
3rd recording of Mass in B minor BWV 232 by D. Oltman.
Source: WorldCat Libraries

76

J.S. Bach: Hohe Messe in h-moll

 

Mass in B minor BWV 232

Noriteru Hamada

Chor der Japanische Oratorien-Gesselschaft / Bach Collegium Tokyo

?

Minerva Division PCD-1003-1004
Adam Records Tokyo Japan AAC-1016

May 15, 1985

2-CD / TT:
3-LP / TT:

Source: Source: Edward H. Tarr on LP / CD

77

J.S. Bach: Mass in B Minor [V-5]

 

Mass in B minor BWV 232

Herbert von Karajan

? / Berliner Philharmoniker

Soprano: Kathleen Battle; Alto: Agnes Baltsa; Tenor: Gösta Winbergh; Bass: José van Dam

Fachmann für Klassischer Musik FKM-CDR-120-121

Aug 27, 1985

2-CD / TT:

Recorded at…
5th recording of Mass in B minor BWV 232 by H.v. Karajan.
See: Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Herbert von Karajan

78

J.S. Bach: Mass in B Minor

 

Mass in B minor BWV 232

Nikolaus Harnoncourt

Arnold Schoenberg Chor (Chorus Master: Erwin Ortner) / Concentus Musicus Wien

Sopranos: Angela Maria Blasi & Delores Ziegler; Contralto: Jadwiga Rappé; Tenor: Kurt Equiluz; Bass: Robert Holl

Teldec

Apr 1986

2-CD / TT: 109:02

2nd recording of Mass in B minor BWV 232 by N. Harnoncourt.
See: Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Nikolaus Harnoncourt

79

J.S. Bach: h-Moll - Messe BWV 232

Mass in B minor BWV 232

Alois Ickstadt

Figuralchor Frankfurt (Chorus Master: Rolf Beck) / Bläser des Frankfurter Opern- und Museumsorchester - Collegium Instrumentale Alois Kottmann (Dirigent: Alois Ickstadt), Solistes Européens, Luxemburg

Soprano I: Ulrike Sonntag; Alto: Alison Browner; Tenor: Adalbert Kraus; Bass: Ernst Gerold Schramm

Melisma-Musik

May 24, 1987

2-CD / TT:

 

80

J.S. Bach: B minor Mass

Mass in B minor BWV 232

Colin Davis

Bayerischer Rundfunk Chor / Bayerischer Rundfunk Symphonieorchester

Soprano: Edith Mathis; Alto: Marjana Lipovšek; Tenor: Alejandro Ramirez; Bass: Andreas Schmidt; Bass: Jan-Hendrik Rootering

Produktion des Bayerischen Rundfunks

Sep 19, 1987

? / TT:

Recorded live at the Philharmonie in München (Gasteig), Germany.
BBC recording, broadcast Radio 3 on September 19, 1987
Source: British Library Sound Archive Catalogue
The recording has never been commrecially released; probably a limited-circulation recording.

81

J.S. Bach: Messe in H-Moll · Mass in B Minor · Messe en si mineur BWV 232

 

Mass in B minor BWV 232

Philippe Herreweghe

Chorus & Orchestra of Collegium Vocale Gent

Sopranos: Barbara Schlick, Catherine Patriasz; Alto: Charles Brett; Tenor: Howard Crook; Bass: Peter Kooy

Virgin Veritas

Apr 1988

2-CD / TT: 106:39

1st recording of Mass in B minor BWV 232 by P. Herreweghe
See: Mass in B minor Mass BWV 232 - conducted by Philippe Herreweghe
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82

J.S. Bach: Mass in B Minor

Mass in B minor BWV 232

Helmuth Rilling

Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart / Stuttgarter Kammerorchester

Soprano: Ulrike Sonntag; Alto: Marjana Lipovšek; Tenor: Howard Crook; Bass: Andreas Schmidt

Intercord / CBS

May 1988

2-CD / TT: 129:46

3rd recording of Mass in B minor BWV 232 by H. Rilling
See: Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Helmuth Rilling

83

J.S. Bach: H-Moll-Messe

 

Mass in B minor BWV 232

Hermann Harrassowitz

Bachchor St. Lorenz, Nürnberg / Kammerorchester Conrad von der Goltz Würzburg

Soprano: Sigrid Stumme; Contralto: Erika Schmidt-Valentin; Tenor: Peter Bartels; Bass: Johannes Künzel;

Harald Braun HB-303-1/2

1988

2-MC / TT:

Recorded live. Production of Bachchores St. Lorenz Nürnberg.
Source: Deutsches Musikarchiv

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J.S. Bach: Mass in B Minor

Mass in B minor BWV 232

Helmuth Rilling

Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart / Stuttgarter Kammerorchester

Soprano: Arleen Augér; Alto Anne Sophie von Otter; Tenor: Aldo Baldin; Bass: Wolfgang Schöne

Platz 5004-5005

1988

2-CD / TT:

4th recording of Mass in B minor BWV 232 by H. Rilling
See: Mass in B minor BWV 232 – conducted by Helmuth Rilling

85

J.S. Bach: Messe in h-moll

Mass in B minor BWV 232

Jörg Straube

Norddeutscher Figuralchor / Camerata Hannover

Soprano I: Olivia Blackburn; Soprano II: Regina Jakobi; Alto: Ulla Groenewold; Tenor: Christoph Prégardien; Bass: Carl-Heinz Müller

Thorofon

1988

2-CD / TT: 111:44

Recorded at Kirche St. Oldag zu Mandelsloh, Germany.
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86

Bach: Mass in B Minor

Mass in B minor BWV 232

Frans Brüggen

Nederlands Kamerkoor / Orchestra of the 18th Century

Soprano: Jennifer Smith; Counter-tenor: Michael Chance; Tenor: Nico van der Meel; Bass: Harry van der Kamp

Philips

Mar 1989

2-CD / TT: 104:28

Recorded live at Vredenburg, Utrecht, Germany.
1st recording of Mass in B minor BWV 232 by F. Brüggen.
See: Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Frans Brüggen
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87

Bach Festival 57th Annual Baldwin-Wallace College: Fifth & Sixth Concerts

 

Tape 1: Mass in B minor BWV 232: Kyrie - Sanctus
Tape 2. Mass in B minor BWV 232: Sanctus - End

Dwight Oltman

Baldwin-Wallace College Choir / Festival Chamber Orchestra

Soprano: Kaaren Erickson; Alto: Judith Malafronte; Tenor: David Gordon; Bass: Bruce Abel
Alice Crump; Pamela Gerstner; Galan Kral (Oboe); Kathleen Thompson; Katherine Schuh; Nicholas Lobanov; Gary Kosloski (Violin); Regina Mushabac; Thomas Christofferson; Christopher Ilg

Baldwin-Wallace College Conservatory of Music

Apr (?) 1989

2-MC / TT:

Recorded at Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, Ohio, USA.
4th recording of Mass in B minor BWV 232 by D. Oltman.
Source: WorldCat Libraries

The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (November 2000 – December 2010)
Thank to contributors: Sw Anandgyan (December 2004), Uri Golomb (April 2001, October 2003), Matthias Hansen (June 2006), Riccardo Nughes (August 2001, September 2001), Ben Zadak Smith (June 2001), Teri Noel Towe (December 2001)

Mass in B minor BWV 232: Details
Recordings:
1900-1949 | 1950-1959 | 1960-1969 | 1970-1979 | 1980-1989 | 1990-1999 | 2000-2009 | 2010-2019 | Individual Movements
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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