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Weekend Classics - A Bach Weekend


Release Date: 01/10/2006 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 000577102   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff
Conductor:  Karl RichterArthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Bach OrchestraSweden Orpheus Chamber EnsembleBoston Pops
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 59 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Bach Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 45 Secs. 
2. Brandenburg Concerto no 2 in F major, BWV 1047 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Bach Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1718; ?Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 11 Minutes 13 Secs. 
3. Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Bach Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 17 Minutes 4 Secs. 
4. Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sweden Orpheus Chamber Ensemble
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Guillermo Figueroa. 
5. Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd!, BWV 208 "Hunt Cantata": Schafe können sicher weiden by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1713; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Sir William Walton. 
6. Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 140: no 4, Zion hört die Wächter singen, das Herz tut in ihr by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Wilhelm Kempff. 
7. Brandenburg Concerto no 3 in G major, BWV 1048 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Karl Richter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Bach Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1711-1713; ?Weimar, Germany 
Length: 11 Minutes 48 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Suite No.3 In D, BWV 1068: 2. Air
Brandenburg Concerto No.2 in F, BWV 1047: 1. (Allegro)
Brandenburg Concerto No.2 in F, BWV 1047: 2. Andante
Brandenburg Concerto No.2 in F, BWV 1047: 3. Allegro assai
Brandenburg Concerto No.3 in G, BWV 1048: 1. (Allegro)
Brandenburg Concerto No.3 in G, BWV 1048: 2. Adagio (BWV 1019a)
Brandenburg Concerto No.3 in G, BWV 1048: 3. Allegro
Concerto for 2 Violins, Strings, and Continuo in D minor, BWV 1043: 1. Vivace
Concerto for 2 Violins, Strings, and Continuo in D minor, BWV 1043: 2. Largo ma non tanto
Concerto for 2 Violins, Strings, and Continuo in D minor, BWV 1043: 3. Allegro
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, Cantata BWV 147 - Arr. Guillermo Figueroa: Jesu, joy of man's desiring
Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd, Cantata BWV 208 - Arr.: William Walton: Schafe koennen sicher weiden (Sheep may safely graze)
Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme Cantata, BWV 140 - Arr. For Piano By Wilhelm Kempff: Zion hört die Wächter singen

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