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Bach: Christmas Oratorio, Pre-concert Talk / Rilling


Release Date: 08/27/2002 
Label:  Hänssler Classic   Catalog #: 94018   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Christine HampeMartina von BargenConstanza CuccaroMechthild Georg,   ... 
Conductor:  Helmuth Rilling
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Bach CollegiumGächinger Kantorei Stuttgart
Number of Discs: 4 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 4 Hours 1 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This selection is preceded by a pre-concert talk with Helmuth Rilling. This selection is preceded by a pre-concert talk with Helmuth Rilling. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Christine Hampe (Soprano), Martina von Bargen (Soprano), Constanza Cuccaro (Soprano),
Mechthild Georg (Alto), Marga Schiml (Alto), Alison Browner (Alto),
Adalbert Kraus (Tenor), Wolfgang Schöne (Bass), Walter Heldwein (Bass)
Conductor:  Helmuth Rilling
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Bach Collegium,  Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
Notes: Composition written: Leipzig, Germany (1734 - 1735). 

Sound Samples

Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Pre-Concert Talk: Part I
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Jauchzet, frohlocket (Chorus)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Es begab sich aber zu der Zeit (Tenor)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Recitative: Nun wird mein liebster Brautigam (Soprano)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Aria: Bereite dich, Zion (Alto)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Chorale: Wie soll ich dich empfangen (Chorus)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Chorale and Recitative: Er ist auf Erden kommen arm (Chorus, Bass)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Aria: Grosser Herr, o starker Konig (Bass)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Chorale: Ach mein herzliebes Jesulein (Chorus)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Pre-Concert Talk: Part II

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