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Bach: St. Matthew Passion (Highlights) / Géza Oberfrank


Release Date: 05/09/1995 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8553198   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Judit NémethIbolya VerebicsJózsef MukkPeter Köves
Conductor:  Géza Oberfrank
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Radio/TV Children's ChorusHungarian Festival ChorusHungarian Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: no 1, Kommt, ihr Töchter by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Géza Oberfrank
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Radio/TV Children's Chorus,  Hungarian Festival Chorus,  Hungarian Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/1993 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 7 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: German 
2. Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: no 10, Buss' und reu' by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Judit Németh (Alto)
Conductor:  Géza Oberfrank
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Radio/TV Children's Chorus,  Hungarian Festival Chorus,  Hungarian Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/1993 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Language: German 
3. Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: no 12, Blute nur by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Ibolya Verebics (Soprano)
Conductor:  Géza Oberfrank
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Radio/TV Children's Chorus,  Hungarian Festival Chorus,  Hungarian Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/1993 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Language: German 
4. Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: no 19, Ich will dir mein Herze schenken by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Ibolya Verebics (Soprano)
Conductor:  Géza Oberfrank
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Radio/TV Children's Chorus,  Hungarian Festival Chorus,  Hungarian Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/1993 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Language: German 
5. Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: no 26, Ich will bei meinem Jesu wachen by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  József Mukk (Tenor)
Conductor:  Géza Oberfrank
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Radio/TV Children's Chorus,  Hungarian Festival Chorus,  Hungarian Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/1993 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 5 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Language: German 
6. Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: no 29, Gerne will ich mich bequemen by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Peter Köves (Bass)
Conductor:  Géza Oberfrank
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Radio/TV Children's Chorus,  Hungarian Festival Chorus,  Hungarian Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/1993 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: German 
7. Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: no 33, So ist mein Jesus by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Ibolya Verebics (Soprano), Judit Németh (Alto)
Conductor:  Géza Oberfrank
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Radio/TV Children's Chorus,  Hungarian Festival Chorus,  Hungarian Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/1993 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: German 
8. Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: no 35, O Mensch, bewein dein Sünde gross by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Géza Oberfrank
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Radio/TV Children's Chorus,  Hungarian Festival Chorus,  Hungarian Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/1993 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 6 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: German 
9. Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: no 47, Erbarme dich by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Judit Németh (Alto)
Conductor:  Géza Oberfrank
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Radio/TV Children's Chorus,  Hungarian Festival Chorus,  Hungarian Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/1993 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 7 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: German 
10. Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: no 51, Gebt mir meinen Jesum wieder! by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Peter Köves (Bass)
Conductor:  Géza Oberfrank
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Radio/TV Children's Chorus,  Hungarian Festival Chorus,  Hungarian Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/1993 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Language: German 
11. Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: no 61, Können Thränen meiner Wangen by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Judit Németh (Alto)
Conductor:  Géza Oberfrank
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Radio/TV Children's Chorus,  Hungarian Festival Chorus,  Hungarian Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/1993 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 6 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Language: German 
12. Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: no 63, O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Géza Oberfrank
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Radio/TV Children's Chorus,  Hungarian Festival Chorus,  Hungarian Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/1993 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 2 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Language: German 
13. Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: no 75, Mache dich, mein Herze by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Peter Köves (Bass)
Conductor:  Géza Oberfrank
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Radio/TV Children's Chorus,  Hungarian Festival Chorus,  Hungarian Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/1993 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 7 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: German 
14. Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: no 78, Wir setzen uns mit Tränen nieder by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Géza Oberfrank
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Radio/TV Children's Chorus,  Hungarian Festival Chorus,  Hungarian Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/1993 
Venue:  Italian Institute, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 6 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Language: German 

Sound Samples

St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Kommt, ihr Tochter, helft mir klagen! (Chorus)
St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Aria: Buss und Reu (Alto)
St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Aria: Blute nur, du liebes Herz! (Soprano)
St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Aria: Ich will dir mein Herze (Soprano)
St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Aria: Ich will bei meinem Jesu wachen (Tenor, Chorus)
St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Aria: Gerne will ich mich bequemen (Bass)
St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Aria: So ist mein Jesus nun gefangen (Soprano, Alto, Chorus) - Chorus: Sind Blitze, sind Donner
St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Aria: Ach! nun ist mein Jesus hin! (Alto, Chorus)
St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Aria: Erbarme dich, mein Gott! (Alto)
St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Aria: Gebt mir meinen Jesum wieder! (Bass)
St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Aria: Konnen Tranen meiner Wangen nichts erlangen (Alto)
St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Choral: O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden (Chorus)
St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Aria: Mache dich, mein Herze, rein (Bass)
St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Wir setzen uns mit Tranen nieder (Chorus)

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