BACH Christmas Oratorio / Ameling, Watts, Pears, K

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH

Weihnachts-Oratorium ·
Christmas Oratorio
Ameling · Watts · Pears · Krause
Lübecker Kantorei
Stuttgarter Kammerorchester
Karl Münchinger
Int. Release 30 Jun. 1997
2 CDs / Download
2 CDs 0289 455 4102 0 df2 Decca ADD


Track List

CD 1: Bach, J.S.: Christmas Oratorio

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 - 1750)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248

Part One - For The First Day Of Christmas

Lübecker Kantorei, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Helen Watts, Peter Pears, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Helen Watts, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Lübecker Kantorei, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Peter Pears, Tom Krause, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Tom Krause, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Lübecker Kantorei, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Part Two - For The Second Day Of Christmas

8.
6:35

Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Peter Pears, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Lübecker Kantorei, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Peter Pears, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Tom Krause, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Peter Pears, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Elly Ameling, Lübecker Kantorei, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Tom Krause, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Helen Watts, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Peter Pears, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Tom Krause, Lübecker Kantorei, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Part Three - For The Third Day Of Christmas

Lübecker Kantorei, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Peter Pears, Tom Krause, Lübecker Kantorei, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Elly Ameling, Tom Krause, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Peter Pears, Helen Watts, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Helen Watts, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Total Playing Time: 1:19:40

CD 2: Bach, J.S.: Christmas Oratorio

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 - 1750)
Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248

Part Three - For The Third Day Of Christmas

Helen Watts, Lübecker Kantorei, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Peter Pears, Lübecker Kantorei, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Part Four - For New Year's Day

Lübecker Kantorei, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Peter Pears, Tom Krause, Lübecker Kantorei, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Elly Ameling, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Tom Krause, Lübecker Kantorei, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Peter Pears, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Part Five - For The 1st Sunday In The New Year

Lübecker Kantorei, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Peter Pears, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Helen Watts, Lübecker Kantorei, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Tom Krause, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Peter Pears, Helen Watts, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Elly Ameling, Peter Pears, Tom Krause, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Elly Ameling, Lübecker Kantorei, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Part Six - For The Feast Of Epiphany

Lübecker Kantorei, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Peter Pears, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Elly Ameling, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Peter Pears, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Lübecker Kantorei, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Peter Pears, Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Karl Münchinger

Elly Ameling, Helen Watts, Peter Pears, Tom Krause, Lübecker Kantorei, Stuttgarter Philharmoniker, Karl Münchinger

Total Playing Time: 1:19:02

Elly Ameling and Helen Watts sing with uniform persuasiveness . . . [Peter
Pears is a] clear and urgently declaimed Evangelist . . . The Sinfonia to Part 2 is as touching an evocation of abiding shepherds as you'll find.