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Bach: Christmas Oratorio - Arias & Choruses / Gardiner, English Baroque Soloists


Release Date: 11/05/2013 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 001933402  
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Katie PringleNancy ArgentaAnne Sofie von OtterOlaf Bär,   ... 
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque SoloistsMonteverdi Choir

Length: 1 Hours 10 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Cantata no 1, Jauchzet, frohlocket, auf, preiset die Tage by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
2.
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 39, Flösst, mein Heiland by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Katie Pringle (Soprano), Nancy Argenta (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: Leipzig, Germany 
3.
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 4, Bereite dich, Zion by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Anne Sofie von Otter (Alto)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
4.
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 5, Wie soll ich dich empfangen by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: Leipzig, Germany 
5.
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 8, Grosser Herr, und starker König by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Olaf Bär (Bass)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
6.
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 9, Ach, mein herzliebes Jesulein by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
7.
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 10, Sinfonia in G major by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
8.
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 12, Brich an, du schönes Morgenlicht by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
9.
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 15, Frohe Hirten, eilt, ach by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Hans-Peter Blochwitz (Tenor)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
10.
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 17, Schaut hin, dort liegt im finstern Stall by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
11.
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 19, Schlafe, mein Liebster by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Anne Sofie von Otter (Alto)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: Leipzig, Germany 
12.
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 24, Herrscher des Himmels by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
13.
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 29, Herr, dein Mitleid, dein Erbarmen by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Olaf Bär (Bass), Nancy Argenta (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
14.
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 41, Ich will nur dir zu Ehren leben by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Hans-Peter Blochwitz (Tenor)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
15.
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 46, Dein Glanz all Finsternis verzehrt by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
16.
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 47, Erleucht auch meine finstre Sinnen by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Olaf Bär (Bass)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
17.
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 59, Ich steh an deiner krippen hier by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
18.
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 62, Nun mögt ihr stolzen Feinde schrecken by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Hans-Peter Blochwitz (Tenor)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
19.
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 64, Nun seid ihr wohl gerochen by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 

Sound Samples

Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part One - For The First Day Of Christmas: No.1 Chorus: "Jauchzet, frohlocket"
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part One - For The First Day Of Christmas: No.4 Aria (Alto): " Bereite dich, Zion"
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part One - For The First Day Of Christmas: No.5 Choral: "Wie soll ich dich empfangen"
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part One - For The First Day Of Christmas: No.8 Aria (Baß): "Großer Herr, o starker König"
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part One - For The First Day Of Christmas: No.9 Choral: "Ach mein herzliebes Jesulein"
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part Two - For The Second Day Of Christmas: No.10 Sinfonia
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part Two - For The Second Day Of Christmas: No.12 Chorale: "Brich an, o schönes Morgenlicht"
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part Two - For The Second Day Of Christmas: No.15 Aria (Tenor): "Frohe Hirten, eilt, ach eilet"
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part Two - For The Second Day Of Christmas: No.17 Chorale: "Schaut hin, dort liegt im finstern Stall"
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part Two - For The Second Day Of Christmas: No.19 Aria (Alto): "Schlafe, mein Liebster, geniesse der Ruh"
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part Three - For The Third Day Of Christmas: No.24 Chor: "Herrscher des Himmels, erhöre das Lallen"
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part Three - For The Third Day Of Christmas: No.29 Duett (Sopran, Baß): "Herr, dein Mitleid, dein Erbarmen"
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part Four - For New Year's Day: No.39 Aria (Soprano, Echo-soprano): "Flösst, mein Heiland, flösst dein Namen"
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part Four - For New Year's Day: No.41 Aria (Tenor): "Ich will nur dir zu Ehren leben"
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part Five - For The 1st Sunday In The New Year: No.46 Choral: "Dein Glanz all Finsternis verzehrt"
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part Five - For The 1st Sunday In The New Year: No.47 Aria (Bass): "Erleucht auch meine finstre Sinnen"
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part Six - For The Feast Of Epiphany: No.59 Chorale: "Ich steh an deiner Krippen hier"
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part Six - For The Feast Of Epiphany: No.62 Aria (Tenor): "Nun mögt ihr stolzen Feinde schrecken"
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part Six - For The Feast Of Epiphany: No.64 Choral: "Nun seid ihr wohl gerochen"

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