CD Bach Cantatas no. 1

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)

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The CD “Bach Cantatas no. 1” features the following recordings:

“Himmelskönig, sei willkommen” (King of heaven, thou art welcome)
Cantata BWV 182 for Palm Sunday for alto (Claude Eichenberger), tenor (Bernhard Berchtold) and bass (Raphael Jud), choir, flauto dolce, strings and continuo.
Conductor: Rudolf Lutz

“Jesus schläft, was soll ich hoffen” (Jesus sleeps, what should my hope be?)
Cantata BWV 81 for the Fourth Sunday after Epiphany for alto (Roswitha Müller), tenor (Bernhard Berchtold) and bass (Wolf Matthias Friedrich), choir, flauto dolce I+II, oboe d’amore I+II, strings and continuo.
Conductor and organ: Rudolf Lutz

“Gelobet sei der Herr, mein Gott” (Give honour to the Lord, my God)
Cantata BWV 129 for Trinity for soprano (Ulrike Hofbauer), alto (Claude Eichenberger) and bass (Klaus Häger), choir, trumpet I-III, timpani, flauto traverso, oboe I+II, bassoon, strings and continuo.
Conductor and harpsichord: Rudolf Lutz

Recording and editing
Texts (CD booklet): Dr Anselm Hartinger, Arthur Godel, Rudolf Lutz
English translations: Alice Noger-Gradon
Sound engineer: Stefan Ritzenthaler, Johannes Widmer
Production: GALLUS MEDIA AG, Switzerland

Translations of the cantata text

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CHF 35,00