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Bach Hits Back, A Cappella Amadeus / Swingle Singers


Release Date: 05/05/1998 
Label:  Erato   Catalog #: 61472   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachWolfgang Amadeus MozartGottfried H. Stölzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 46 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Ein' feste Burg is unser Gott, BWV 302 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Baroque 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry and John Rathbone 
2.
Fantasia and Fugue in G minor, BWV 542 "Great G minor": Fugue by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; Weimar, Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry and John Rathbone 
3.
Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue no 18 in G sharp minor, BWV 863 - Prelude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; Cöthen, Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry and John Rathbone 
4.
Chorale Preludes (6) BWV 645-650 "Schübler": no 1, Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 645 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1748-1749; Leipzig, Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry and John Rathbone 
5.
Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; Weimar, Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry and John Rathbone 
6.
In dulci jubilo, BWV 729 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; ?Weimar, Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry and John Rathbone 
7.
In dulci jubilo, BWV 368 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry and John Rathbone 
8.
Sonata for Violin solo no 2 in A minor, BWV 1003: 3rd movement, Andante by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry and John Rathbone 
9.
Brandenburg Concerto no 3 in G major, BWV 1048: 1st movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1711-1713; ?Weimar, Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry and John Rathbone 
10.
Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd!, BWV 208 "Hunt Cantata": Schafe können sicher weiden by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1713; Cöthen, Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry and John Rathbone 
11.
Suite for Orchestra no 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Badinerie by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Baroque 
Written: Leipzig, Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Ward Swingle
Composition written: Leipzig, Germany (1738 - 1739). 
12.
Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue no 8 in E flat minor, BWV 853 - Fugue by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; Cöthen, Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry and John Rathbone 
13.
Three-Part Inventions (15), BWV 787-801: Excerpt(s) by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry and John Rathbone 
14.
Mass in B minor, BWV 232: Et resurrexit by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1747-1749; Leipzig, Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry and John Rathbone 
15.
Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: no 12, Blute nur by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry and John Rathbone 
16.
Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry and John Rathbone 
17.
Fugue in G minor, BWV 578 "Little G minor" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1706; Arnstadt, Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Ward Swingle 
18.
Die Zauberflöte, K 620: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry 
19.
Symphony no 40 in G minor, K 550 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: Arranged: Jonathan Rathbone 
20.
Ave verum corpus in D major, K 618 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Austria 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry 
21.
Quartet for Strings no 14 in G major, K 387 "Spring": 4th movement, Molto allegro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry 
22.
Cosě fan tutte, K 588: Un' aura amorosa by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Classical 
Written: 1790; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: Arranged: Jonathan Rathbone 
23.
Serenade no 13 in G major, K 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik": 4th movement, Rondo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: Arranged: Ward Swingle 
24.
Concerto for Horn no 4 in E flat major, K 495: 3rd movement, Rondo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: Arranged: Jonathan Rathbone 
25.
Don Giovanni, K 527: Deh vieni alla finestra [Serenade] by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Prague, Czech Republ 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry 
26.
Cosě fan tutte, K 588: Soave sia il vento by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Classical 
Written: 1790; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: Arranged: Jonathan Rathbone 
27.
Gigue for Keyboard in G major, K 574 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Classical 
Written: 1789; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: Arranged: Jonathan Rathbone 
28.
Concerto for Piano no 21 in C major, K 467: 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: Arranged: Jonathan Rathbone 
29.
Requiem in D minor, K 626: Hostias et preces tibi by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry and Jonathan Rathbone 
30.
Requiem in D minor, K 626: Quam olim Abrahae by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry and Jonathan Rathbone 
31.
Sonata for Piano no 11 in A major, K 331 (300i): 3rd movement, Rondo alla turca by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781-1783; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: Arranged: Jonathan Rathbone 
32.
Fantasy for Piano in F minor, K Anh. 32 (383C) [Fragment] by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry 
33.
Bist du bei mir by Gottfried H. Stölzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Baroque 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry and John Rathbone
This work, formerly attributed to J.S. Bach, is currently believed to have
been composed by Gottfried Heinrich Stölzel. 
34.
Fugue in G major, BWV 577 "Gigue" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Baroque 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry and John Rathbone 
35.
O Ewigkeit, du Donnerwort, BWV 60: no 5, Es ist genug by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
36.
Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 140: no 1, Wachet auf ruft uns die Stimme by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swingle Singers
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Notes: Arranged: Ben Parry and John Rathbone 

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