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Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248
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198

Bach: Weihnachts-Oratorium

 

Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248/1-6

Riccardo Chailly

Dresdner Kammerchor / Gewandhausorchester Leipzig

Tenor [Evangelist]: Martin Lattke; Soprano: Carolyn Sampson; Alto: Wiebke Lehmkuhl; Tenor [Arias]: Wolfram Lattke; Bass: Konstantin Wolff

Decca 4782271

Jan 3-8, 2010

2-CD / TT:

Recorded at the Gewandhaus, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany.
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199

J.S. Bach: Weihnachtsoratorium, Kantaten 1-3 [V-4]

Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248/1-3

Thomas Appel

Amberger Oratorienchor / Amberger Sinfonieorchester

Soprano: Jutta Maria Fries; Alto: Kathrin Göring; Klaus Steppberger; Bass: Thomas Dobmeier

Amberger Oratorienchor

Dec 4, 2010

CD / TT:

Recorded live at Amberger Congress Centrum, Germany.
3rd recording of Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248 by T. Appel.
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200

Bach: Weihnachtsoratorioum · Christmas Oratorio [V-6]

 
 

DVD/CD-1/2:Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248/1-6 [144:20]
CD-3/4: An introduction to the Weihnachtsoratorium: Musical examples written by Bach expert Wieland Schmid and narrated by Christian Brückner. Quotes from: Gert Heidenreich, Udo Wachtveitl, Friedrich Schloffer; directed by Leonhard Huber (on 4-CD only) [115:30]

Peter Dijkstra

Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks / Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin

Soprano: Rachel Harnisch; Mezzo-soprano: Anke Vondung; Tenor: Maximilian Schmitt; Bass: Christian Immler; Soprano: Sonja Philippin (Soloist from Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks) [Echo Aria]; Max Hanft (Organ)

BR-Klassik 403571-900502
BR-Klassik 900902
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Dec 11-12, 2010

2-DVD / TT: 157 min
4-CD / TT: 259:50
MP3 / TT: 259:15

Recorded live at Herkulessaal der Residenz, Munich, Bavaia Germany [BWV 248]; Kammerton Studio, Berlin, Germany (Introduction to BWV 248).
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201

J.S.Bach: Weihnachts-Oratorium Kantaten I und VI, Magnificat BWV 243 [V-6]

 

Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248/1, 4 []

Gerald Häußler

Chor St.Maximilian

Soprano: Katja Stuber, Soprano: Judith Hesping, Alto: Barbara Müller; Tenor: Lorenz Fehenberger; Bass: Benedikt Göbel; Hans Stockmeier (Organ)

Chor St.Maximilian

Dec 31, 2010

CD / TT:

Recorded live at St.Maximilian, Munich, Germany.
3rd recording of Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248 by G. Häußler.
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202

J.S. Bach: Weihnachtsoratorium (Live aus der Dresdner Frauenkirche) [V-3]

 

Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248/1-6

Matthias Grünert

Kammerchor der Frauenkirche (Dresden) / Ensemble Frauenkirche (Dresden)

Soprano: Jana Büchner, Alto: Britta Schwarz, Tenor: Markus Brutscher; Bass: Gotthold Schwarz

Berlin Classics 0300427BC

Dec 2-3, 2011

2-CD / TT: 139:55
MP3/ TT: 139:27

Recorded live in concerts at Frauenkirche, Dresden, Saxony, Germany.
2nd recording of Weihnachts-Oratorium by M. Grünert.
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203

J.S. Bach: Weihnachtsoratorium I-VI [V-2]

 

Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248/1-6

Karlfried Haas

Symphonieorchester und Kantorei an Matthäi; Trompeten-Ensemble Uwe Komischke

Soprano: Heidi Manser; Alto: Katarzyna Kuncio; Tenor: Jussi Myllys; Bass: Stefan Heidemann

Musik in Matthäi

Dec 11, 2011

2-CD / TT:

Recorded live at Matthäi Kirche, Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
Source: Evangelischen Matthäi-Kirchengemeinde Düsseldorf: Musik in Matthäi: Hörprobe

204

J.S. Bach: Weihnachtsoratorium, Kantaten 1-3 [V-10]

Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248/1-3

Karl-Friedrich Beringer

Windsbacher Knabenchor / Deutsche Kammer-Virtuosen Berlin

Soprano: Jutta Bohnert, Alto: Rebecca Martin; Tenor: Markus Schäfer; Bass: Thomas Laske

Sony Classical 88725436022

Dec 20-22, 2011

CD / TT:

Recorded at St. Gumbertus-Kirche, Ansbach, Bavaria, Germany.
3rd recording of Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248 by K.F. Beringer.
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205

Bach at Christmas with the BBC Singers [V-1]

 

Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248/1-3 [26:52, 28:28, 24:30]

David Hill (Conductor); Presented by Martin Handley

BBC Singers / St. James Baroque Players

Soprano: Sarah Fox; Counter-tenor: David Allsopp; Tenor: Ben Johnson; Bass: Stephan Loges
Tom Foster (Continuo organ & harpsichord)

BBC Radio 3

Dec 21, 2012

Radio Broadcast / TT: 109:44

Recorded & broadcast live from St. Paul's Church, Knightsbridge, London, England.
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206

J.S. Bach: Weihnachtsoratorium BWV 248, Teil 1 bis 3 [V-1]

Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248/1-3

Holger Eichhorn

Musicalische Compagney / Les Hautboistes de Prusse

Boy Soprano: Leopold Lampelsdorfer (Soloist from Tölzer Knabenchor), Alto: Thomas Riede, Tenor: Jan Hübner, Bass: Georg Lutz

Querstand VKJK-1238

2012

CD / TT:

Recorded at…
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207

J.S. Bach: Weihnachtsoratorium

Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248/1-4

Bernhard Römer

St.-Andreas-Kantorei Hildesheim / Trompetenensemble Matthias Höfs, Norddeutsches Instrumental-Collegium

Soprano: Monika Frimmer; Alto: Martina Borst; Tenor: Scot Weir; Bass: Ulf Bästlein;

St. Andreas Kantorei Hildsheim

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2-CD / TT:

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The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (April 2011 - March 2013)
Thanks to contributors: Yoël L. Arbeitman (January 2013)

Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248: 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
Systematic Discussions:
Cantata 1 | Cantata 2 | Cantata 3 | Cantata 4 | Cantata 5 | Cantata 6 | Part 7: Summary
Individual Recordings:
BWV 248 – Collegium Aureum | BWV 248 - H. Christophers | BWV 248 - J.E. Gardiner | BWV 248 - N. Harnoncourt | BWV 248 - P. Herreweghe | BWV 248 - R. Jacobs | BWV 248 - N. McGegan | BWV 248 - R. Otto | BWV 248 - K. Richter | BWV 248 - H. Rilling | BWV 248 - P. Schreier | BWV 248 - M. Suzuki | BWV 248 - K. Thomas | BWV 248 - J.v. Veldhoven
Articles:
A Bottomless Bucket of Bach - Christmas Oratorio [D. Satz] | BWV 248/19 “Schlafe, mein Liebster” - A Background Study with Focus on the Colla Parte Flauto Traverso Part [T. Braatz]

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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