Bach: Christmas Oratorio

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  • Release Date: 11/30/2010
  • Label: Signum Uk
  • UPC: 675754028435
  • Catalog Number: 215


Disc 1
  1. 1–36 Weihnachtsoratorium (Christmas Oratorio), in six parts, BWV 248 (BC D7) - Johann Sebastian Bach & Stephen Connolly (106:57)
    Composed byJohann Sebastian Bach
    Conducted byBill Dobbins
    Performed byStephen Connolly, David Hurley, King's Singers, Philip Lawson, Bill Dobbins, Paul Phoenix, WDR Big Band, John Goldsby, Christopher Gabbitas, Hans Dekker, Timothy Wayne-Wright
    1. 1Chor. Jauchzet, frohlocket!
    2. 2Rezitativ. Es begab sich aber zu der Zeit
    3. 3Arie. Bereite dich, Zion
    4. 4Rezitativ. Und sie gebar
    5. 5Choral. Ach, mein herzliebes Jesulein!
    6. 6Rezitativ. Und es waren Hirten
    7. 7Rezitativ. Und der Engel sprach
    8. 8Arie. Frohe Hirten, eilt, ach eilet
    9. 9Rezitativ. Und das habt zum Zeichen
    10. 10Arie. Schlafe, mein Liebster
    11. 11Rezitativ. Und da der Engel von ihnen gen Himmel
    12. 12Chor. Lasset uns nun gehen gen Bethlehem
    13. 13Rezitativ. Und sie kamen eilend und funden beide
    14. 14Arie. Schließe, mein Herz
    15. 15Rezitativ. Und die Hirten kehrten wieder um
    16. 16Choral. Seid froh dieweil
    17. 17Chor. Herrscher des Himmels, erhöre das Lallen
    18. 18Chor. Fallt mit Danken, fallt mit Loben
    19. 19Rezitativ. Und da acht Tage um waren
    20. 20Rezitativ mit Choral Rezitativ. Wohlan! dein Name
    21. 21Arie. Ich will nur dir zu Ehren leben
    22. 22Rezitativ. Da Jesus geboren war
    23. 23Chor mit Rezitativ. Wo ist der neugeborne König
    24. 24Choral. Dein Glanz all Finsternis verzehrt
    25. 25Arie. Erleucht auch meine finstre Sinnen
    26. 26Rezitativ. Da das der König Herodes hörte
    27. 27Rezitativ. Warum wollt ihr erschrecken?
    28. 28Rezitativ. Und ließ versammlen alle Hohenpriester
    29. 29Rezitativ. Da berief Herodes die Weisen Heimlich
    30. 30Rezitativ. Du Falscher, suche nur den Herrn zu fällen
    31. 31Arie. Nur ein Wink von seinen Händen
    32. 32Rezitativ. Als sie nun den König gehöret hatten
    33. 33Rezitativ. Und Gott befahl ihnen im Traum
    34. 34Rezitativ. So geht! Genug
    35. 35Rezitativ. Was will der Höllen Schrecken
    36. 36Choral. Nun seid ihr wohl gerochen
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