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Bach: Christmas Oratorio / Oberfrank, Kertesi, Nemeth, Et Al


Release Date: 02/15/1994 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8550428-30   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Ingrid KertesiJudit NémethJózsef MukkJános Tóth
Conductor:  Géza Oberfrank
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Radio ChorusFailoni Chamber Orchestra
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 28 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

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Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Ingrid Kertesi (Soprano), Judit Németh (Alto), József Mukk (Tenor),
János Tóth (Bass)
Conductor:  Géza Oberfrank
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Radio Chorus,  Failoni Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1734-1735; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/1992 
Venue:  Festetich Castle, Budapest 
Length: 148 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: Composition written: Leipzig, Germany (1734 - 1735). 

Sound Samples

Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Jauchzet, frohlocket, auf, preiset die Tage! (Chorus)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Recitative: Es begab sich aber, zu der Zeit (Evangelist)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Recitative: Nun wird der Held aus Davids Stamm (Alto)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Aria: Bereite dich, Zion (Alto)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Chorale: Wie soll ich dich empfangen (Chorus)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Recitative: Und sie gebar ihren ersten Sohn (Evangelist)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Chorale and Recitative: Er ist auf Erden kommen arm (Soprano, Bass)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Aria: Grosser Herr und starker Konig (Bass)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Chorale: Ach, mein herzliebes Jesulein! (Chorus)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Sinfonia
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Recitative: Und es waren Hirten in derselben Gegend (Evangelist)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Chorale: Brich an, du schones Morgenlicht (Chorus)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Recitative: Und der Engel sprach zu ihnen (Evangelist, Angel)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Recitative: Was Gott dem Abraham verheissen (Bass)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Aria: Frohe Hirten, eilt, ach eilet (Tenor)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Recitative: Und das habt zum Zeichen (Evangelist)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Chorale: Schaut hin! dort liegt im finstern Stall (Chorus)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Recitative: So geht denn hin! ihr Hirten geht (Bass)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Aria: Schlafe, mein Liebster, geniesse der Ruh (Alto)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Recitative: Und alsobald war da bei dem Engel... (Evangelist)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Ehre sei Gott in der Hohe (Chorus)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Recitative: So recht; ihr Engel, jauchzt und singet (Bass)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Chorale: Wir singen dir in deinem Heer (Chorus)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Herrscher des Himmels, erhore das Lallen (Chorus)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Recitative: Und da die Engel von ihnen gen Himmel fuhren (Evangelist)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Lasset uns nun gehen gen Bethlehem... (Chorus)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Recitative: Er hat sein Volk getrost' (Bass)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Chorale: Dies hat er alles uns getan (Chorus)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Aria (Duet): Herr, dein Mitleid, dein Erbarmen (Soprano, Bass)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Recitative: Und sie kamen eilend (Evangelist)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Aria: Schliesse, mein Herze, dies selige Wunder (Alto)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Recitative: Ja, ja! mein Herz soll es bewahren (Alto)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Chorale: Ich will dich mit Fleiss bewahren (Chorus)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Recitative: Und die Hirten kehrten wieder um (Evangelist)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Chorale: Seid froh dieweil (Chorus)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Herrscher des Himmels, erhore das Lallen (Chorus)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Fallt mit Danken, fallt mit Loben (Chorus)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Recitative: Und da acht Tage um waren (Evangelist)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Recitative and Chorale: Immanuel, o susses Wort! (Bass, Soprano)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Aria: Flosst mein Heiland, flosst dein Namen... (Soprano)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Recitative: Wohlan! dein Name soll allein... (Bass and Soprano)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Aria: Ich will nur dir zu Ehren leben (Tenor)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Chorale: Jesus richte mein Beginnen (Chorus)

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