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Magnificat in D major BWV 243
Recordings - Part 5

Recordings: 1900-1949 | 1950-1959 | 1960-1969 | 1970-1979 | 1980-1989 | 1990-1999 | 2000-2009 | 2010-2019 | BWV 243a | Individual Movements

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J.S. Bach: Magnificat BWV 243; Cantata 140 Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme [C-2]

 

Magnificat in D major BWV 243 []

Frederick Grimes (Director); Nancianne Parrella (Assistant Director)

The Holy Trinity Bach Choir and Orchestra

Soprano: Diane Higginbotham; Mezzo-soprano: Jacqueline Pierce; Tenor: Gene Tucker; Baritone: Daniel Pratt
William Hays (Continuo Organ); Mark Shuman (Continuo Cello)

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church HTL-1980

Jun 14-15, 1980

LP / TT:

Recorded at Trinity Lutheran Church, New York City, NY, USA. PDF

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Archive Recordings: Season of 1982 [V-5]

 

Magnificat in D major, BWV 243 [35:47]

Fiora Contino

Aspen Chamber Choir

Soprano: Dawn Upshaw; Soprano: Rosa Lamoreaux; Alto: Freda Herseth; Tenor: Thomas Bogdan; Bass: Stephen Morscheck

Aspen Music Festival

Summer 1982

CD / TT: 74:51

Recorded in Aspen, Colorado, USA.
Source: WorldCat Libraries

44

J.S. Bach: Magnificat BWV 243; G.M. Hoffmann: German Magnificat [V-2]

 
 

Magnificat in D major BWV 243 [25:44 / 26:25 / 26:15 / 26:17]

Joshua Rifkin

(No Choir - OVPP - SSATB) / The Bach Ensemble

Sopranos: Jane Bryden & Julianne Baird; Counter-tenor: Jeffrey Gall; Tenor: Frank Hoffmeister; Bass: Jan Opalach

Pro Arte PAD-185
Pro Arte CDD-185
Tudor 789

Sep 27-29 1982 & Dec 22, 1982

LP / TT:
CD / TT: 38:31 / 39:26 / 39:12
CD / TT: 39:15

Recorded at American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, New York City, New York, USA..
See: BWV 243 Magnificat - conducted by Joshu Rifkin
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45

J.S. Bach: Magnificat [E-3]


Magnificat in D major, BWV 243 [25:46]

John Eliot Gardiner

Monteverdi Choir / English Baroque Soloists

Sopranos: Nancy Argenta, Patrizia Kwella; Alto: Charles Brett; Tenor: Anthony Rolfe-Johnson; Bass: David Thomas

Philips

Nov 1983

CD / TT:

Recorded in London, England.
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46

Bach Festival 52nd Annual Baldwin-Wallace College: Second Concert [F52-2]

 

Magnificat in D major, BWV 243.[]

Dwight Oltman

Baldwin-Wallace Motet Choir / Festival Chamber Orchestra

Soprano: Margaret Chalker; Contralto: Janice Taylor; Tenor: Jon Humphrey; Bass: Douglas Lawrence

Baldwin-Wallace College Conservatory of Music

Apr (?) 1984

MC / TT:

Recorded live at Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, Ohio, USA.
2nd recording of Magnificat BWV 243 by D. Oltman.
Source: WorldCat Libraries

47

Herbert von Karajan - J.S. Bach: Silvesterkonzert 1984 aus der Philharmonie Berlin / New Year's Concert 1984 [V-8]

 

Magnificat BWV 243 [33::44 / 31:05]

Herbert von Karajan (Conductor & Harpsichord)

RIAS-Kammerchor / Berliner Philharmoniker

Soprano: Judith Blegen; Alto: Helga Müller-Molinari; Tenor: Francisco Araiza; Bass: Robert Holl

Sony Classical

Dec 30-31, 1984

DVD / TT: 57:00

Recorded at Philharmonie Berlin., Berlin, Agermany.
4th recording of Magnificat BWV 243 by H.v. Karajan.
Other works: Violin Concerto BWV 1042.
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48

Bach: Magnificat / Händel: Utrecht Te Deum

Magnificat in D major, BWV 243 [27:30]

Nikolaus Harnoncourt

Wiener Sängerknaben & Chorus Viennensis (Chorus Master: Uwe Harrer)

Sopranos: Hildegard Heichele, Helrun Gardow, Alto: Paul Esswood, Tenor: Kurt Equiluz, Bass: Robert Holl

Teldec

1984

CD / TT:

1st recording of the Magnificat by N. Harnoncourt

49

Houston Symphony concert, Mar. 23, 1985: works of Johann Sebastian Bach. Part 3 [V-1]

 

Magnificat in D major, BWV 243 [34 min]

Sergiu Comissiona

Houston Symphony Chorale / Houston Symphony Orchestra

Soprano: Lynn Griebling Moores; Soprano: Carol Gale; Mezzo-soprano: Marietta Simpson; Tenor: Mark Thomsen; Bass: Herbert Perry

Houston Symphony File No. txu-hs-0697

Mar 23, 1985

CD / TT: 34 min

Recorded live at Christ Church Cathedral, Houston, Texas, USA, as part of the Houston Festival; presented by the Houston Symphony and Texas Chamber Orchestra. Preservation copy; reproduced from archival tapes, 2012.
Source: WorldCat Libraries

50

J.S. Bach: Magnificat BWV 243 · Cantata BWV 21 [C-1]

 

Magnificat BWV 243 [28:39]

Sigiswald Kuijken

Nederlands Kamerkoor / La Petite Bande

Soprano: Greta de Reyghere; Alto: René Jacobs; Tenor: Christoph Prégardien; Bass: Peter Lika

Virgin Classics

Dec 1988

CD / TT: 72:40

Recorded at Augustinuskerk, Amsterdam, Holland.
See: Cantata BWV 21 / Magnificat BWV 243 - conducted by Sigiswald Kuijken
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51

Vivaldi: Gloria / Bach: Magnificat

Magnificat in D major, BWV 243 [26:25]

Robert Shaw

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chamber Chorus

Sopranos: Dawn Upshaw, Penelope Jensen; Mezzo-soprano: Marietta Simpson; Tenor: David Gordon; Baritone: William Stone

Telarc/Conifer

Dec 1988

CD / TT:

2nd recording of the Magnificat BWV 243 by R. Shaw.
See: Magnificat BWV 243 - conducted by Robert Shaw
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52

J.S. Bach: Magnificat - Easter Oratorio [C-2]

Magnificat in D major, BWV 243 [25:07]

Andrew Parrott

Taverner Consort & Players

Soprano I: Emily van Evera; Soprano II: Evelyn Tubb; Alto: Caroline Trevor; Tenor: Howard Crook; Bass: Simon Grant

Virgin Veritas

Apr 1989

CD / TT:

Recorded at Studio No. 1, Abbey Road, London, England.
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53

J.S. Bach: Magnificat in D - Cantata 140 [C-2]

 

Magnificat in D major, BWV 243 [28:39]

Blanche Honegger Moyse

Blanche Moyse Chorale / Orchestra of St. Luke's

Sopranos: Henreitte Schellenberg, Mary Anne Kruger; Mezzo-soprano: Mary Westbrook-Geha; Tenor: Jon Humphrey; Bass: Sanford Sylvan

Music Masters 7059-2-C
Musical Heritage Society MHS-512691T

Oct 1989 (?) [released 1990]

CD / TT: 57:11

Recorded at River Valley Performing Arts Center, Puney, Verm, USA, at New England Bach Festival.
1st recording of Magnificat BWV 243 by B. Moyse
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54

1989 Christmas Concert [SB-4]

 

Magnificat in D major, BWV 243

John H. Dickson

Southern Baptist Theological Seminary: Seminary Choir / Seminary Orchestra

Sopranos: Debbie Merritt, Margo Harwell, Anne-Marie Spalinger; Mezzo-sopranos: Sharon UpDyke, Naomi King, Mary Elizabeth Hancock-McCandless; Tenors: Travis McNeal, Steven Rudy; Bass: James Rittenhouse; Jonathan Crutchfield (Harpsichord)

Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Nov 28, 1989

CD / TT:

Recorded live at Alumni Chapel, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.
1st recording of Magnificat BWV 243 by J.H. Dickson.
Source: WorldCat Libraries

55

J.S. Bach: Magnificat en Re Mayor BWV 243 [V-1]

Magnificat in D major, BWV 243

Mario Videla (Conductor, Harpsichord & Commentary)

Academia Bach de Buenos Aires
GCC-Grupo de Canto Coral (Director: Néstor Andrenacci) / Ensamble Academia Bach

Soprano I: Paula Almerares; Soprano II: Nani Landau; Contralto: Marta Cullerés; Tenor: Omar Jara; Baritone: Marcos Devoto

Ed. Institutional DVD-6

1989

DVD / TT: 58:00

Recorded at Iglesia Santa Felicitas, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (December 2000 - December 2012)
Thanks to contributors: Hou Fang-Lin, Riccardo Nughes (September 2001), Burke Smith (November 2008)

Magnificats BWV 243 & BWV 243a: Details
Recordings: 1900-1949 | 1950-1959 | 1960-1969 | 1970-1979 | 1980-1989 | 1990-1999 | 2000-2009 | 2010-2019 | BWV 243a | Individual Movements
General Discussions:
Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | Systematic Discussions: BWV 243 | BWV 243a
Individual Recordings:
BWV 243 - E. Haïm | BWV 243 - N. Harnoncourt | BWV 243a - T. Hengelbrock | BWV 243 - P. McCreesh | BWV 243 - J. Rifkin | BWV 243 - H. Rilling | BWV 243 - R. Shaw | BWV 243 - M. Suzuki | BWV 243a - P. Herreweghe

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