Recordings/Discussions
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Performer Bios

Poet/Composer Bios

Additional Information

Recordings & Discussions of Cantatas: Cantatas BWV 1-50 | Cantatas BWV 51-100 | Cantatas BWV 101-150 | Cantatas BWV 151-200 | Cantatas BWV 201-224 | Cantatas BWV Anh | Order of Discussion

Cantata BWV 106
Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste Zeit (Actus Tragicus)

Ref.

BWV 106

German Title

Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste Zeit

English Title

God’s Own Time Is The Very Best Of Times (by Richard Stokes)

Event

Cantata for Funeral Service

Composed

Mühlhausen, 1707
1st performance: 1707-1708 (probably August 10, 1707 ?) - Mühlhausen

Text

Acts 17: 28 (Mvt. 2a); Psalm 90: 12 (Mvt. 2b); Isaiah 38: 1 (Mvt. 2c); Luke 23: 43 & Martin Luther (Mvt. 3b); Adam Reusner (Mvt. 4)

German Text | German-2 | NBA Text | Translations: Catalan-1 | Chinese-2 | Dutch-1 | Dutch-3 | Dutch-6 | English-1 | English-2 | English-3I | English-3P | English-6 | English-10 | French-3 | French-4 | French-6 | Hebrew-2 | Hebrew-3 | Indonesian | Italian-5 | Japanese-6 | Portuguese-1 | Russian-1 | Spanish-2 | Spanish-7
Chorale Texts: Ich hab mein Sach Gott heimgestellt | In dich hab' ich gehoffet, Herr | Mit Fried und Freud

Scoring

Soloists: Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Bass; 4-part Chorus
Orchestra: 2 recorders, 2 violas da gamba, continuo
Mvt. 1: Sonatina | Mvt. 2a: Chorus | Mvt. 2b: Arioso | M2c: Aria | M2d: Chorus & Arioso w/ Instrumental Chorale | M3a: Aria | M3b: Arioso & Chorale | Mvt. 4: Chorale

Score Vocal & Piano [2.00 MB] | Score BGA [2.69 MB] | Mvt. 1 | Mvt. 2 | Mvt. 3 | Mvt. 4 [John Reese]
Capella: Complete [cap]
Chorale Melody: Mit Fried und Freud ich fahr dahin

References

BGA: XXIII | NBA: I/34 | BC: B 18 | Zwang: K 2 | First Published: BG, 1830 | Autograph score (facsimile): ?

Commentaries

Crouch | AMG | Bethlehem | Emmanuel Music | Koster | Mincham | BK [Dutch] | EvH [Dutch] | HT [Dutch] | JdW [Dutch] | KL [Dutch] | Chazot [French] | Role [French | Japanese-1 | Reyes [Spanish]

Music

Music Examples

Discussions

Week of March 19, 2000; Week of January 9, 2005; Week of May 19, 2013

Contents

Complete Recordings
Recordings of Individual Movements

Discussions - Part 1
Discussions - Part 2 (1st round)
Discussions - Part 3 (2nd round)
Discussions - Part 4
Discussions - Part 5
Discussions - Part 6
Discussions - Part 7 (3rd round)

Cantatas BWV 106, 118b, 198 - conducted by John Eliot Gardiner
“Actus Tragicus” - Cantatas BWV 4, 12, 106 & 196 - by Konrad Junghänel & Cantus Cölln
Complete Cantatas Vol. 1 - conducted by Ton Koopman
Bach Cantatas on TV - conducted by Ton Koopman
Bach Edition Vol. 8 & 9 - Cantatas Vol. 3 & 4 - conducted by Pieter Jan Leusink
Cantatas Vol. 2 - conducted by Masaaki Suzuki

Discography - Part 1

Complete Recordings

1

[C-1]

George Wallace Woodworth

Harvard Glee Club & Radcliffe Choral Society

Bass: E. Barr Peterson; Other vocal soloists unknown

Technichord

1946

A Shellac disc / TT:

The very first recording of Actus Tragicus. Sung in English

2

J.S. Bach: Actus Tragicus Cantate No. 106 [C-1]

Cantata BWV 106 []

R.P. Émile Martin

Les Chanteurs De Saint-Eustache / Ensemble Istrumental

Contralto: Yvonne Melchior; Bass: Louis Noguera; Maurice Duruflé (Organ)

Pathé PDT 238-240
Pathé 33 DT 1001

Late 1940's ?

3 X 12" 78 rpm
10" LP / TT:

Recorded in Paris, France.

3

The RIAS Bach Cantatas Project (1949-1952) [C-5]

 

Cantata BWV 106 [23:48]

Karl Ristenpart

RIAS-Kammerchor / RIAS-Kammerorchester

Soprano: Johanna Behrend; Alto: Ingrid Lorenzen; Tenor: Helmut Krebs; Baritone: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau

Audite 21.415

Jun 15+17+26, 1950

9-CD / TT: 631:06
MP3 / TT: 629:09

Recorded at the Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin-Dahlem, Germany. Radio recordings. Previously unissued in any form.
Produser Comment | Press Kit German | Press Kit English
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4

J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 65 & BWV 106 [C-1]

Cantata BWV 106 [22:40]

Roger Wagner

Roger Wagner Chorale / Chamber Orchestra

Soprano: Katherine Hilgenberg; Tenor: Robert Sands; Bass: Ralph Isbell

Lyrichord LL-50

1950

LP / TT:

 

5

J.S. Bach: Cantatas No. 106, No. 84 [L-3]
J.S. Bach: Kantate Nr. 106, Kantate Nr. 140 [LP]
J.S. Bach: Cantatas No. 76, No. 106
[C-2]
J.S. Bach: Cantatas 198 Trauer Ode, 54 & 106
[D-1]
J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 84, BWV 106 & BWV 140
[E-4]

Hermann Scherchen

Wiener Akademie Kammerchor / Vienna State Opera Orchestra

Alto: Hilde Rössel-Majdan; Bass: Alfred Poell

Westminster / Baroque Music Club / Archipel

1952

TT: 19:08

1st recording of Cantata BWV 106 by H. Scherchen. Recorded at Mozartsaal, Vienna, Austria.
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6

Bach Made in Germany Vol. 1 - Cantatas IX
J.S. Bach: Kantaten
6. Folge
J.S. Bach: Das Kanatenwerk - BWV 106, BWV 131
[LA-3]
J.S. Bach: Kantaten BWV 78, BWV 106 [LF-1]

 

Cantata BWV 106 [20:55]

Günther Ramin

Thomanerchor Leipzig / Gewandhausorchester Leipzig

Soprano & Alto: Boys from Thomanerchor Leipzig; Tenor: Hans-Joachim Rotzsch; Bass: Johannes Oettel

Berlin / Leipzig Classics
Eterna 820-457
Eurodisc 71-604
Fono Ring FGLP-77879

Oct 1953

CD / TT: 71:03
LP / TT:
LP / TT:
LP / TT:

Recorded at Thomaskirche, Leipzig, Germany.
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7

.S. Bach: Cantata No. 78; Cantata No. 106 [L-8]
J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 78, BWV 106
[C-4]

 
 

Cantata BWV 106 [22:32]

Felix Prohaska

Choir and Baroque Ensemble of the Bach Guild
Vienna State Opera Orchestra & Choir

Soprano: Teresa Stich-Randall; Alto: Dagmar Hermann; Tenor: Anton Dermota; Bass: Hans Braun

Bach Guild BG-537 (1954)
Bach Guild HM-21 (1972)
Vanguard SRV-290 (1969)
Vanguard Classics OVC-2009

May 1954

LP / TT: 48:49
LP / TT: 48:49
LP / TT: 48:49
CD / TT: 48:49

Recorded at Brahmssaal, Musikverein, Vienna, Austria.
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8

Bach: Magnificat / Actus Tragicus [L-8]
Bach: Magnificat / Actus Tragicus
[C-6]

Hermann Scherchen

Orchestra Sinfonica & Coro di Torino Della RAI

Soprano: Magda Lászlò; Tenor: Herbert Handt, Bass: James Loomis

Memoirs

May 1958

TT: 24:40

2nd recording of Cantata BWV 106 by H. Scherchen. Recorded live in Turin, Italy.
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9

J.S. Bach: Kantaten 106 · 182 [L-5]
J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 18, 59, 89, 90, 106, 118, 152, 161 & 182 [C-5]

Cantata BWV 106 [25:25 / 19:28]

Jürgen Jürgens

Monteverdi-Chor Hamburg / Leonhardt-Consort

Contralto: Julia Falk; Tenor: Bert van t'Hoff; Bass: Jacques Villisech

Telefunken SAWT-9443
Teldec 69599

May 22, 1963

LP / TT: 49:45
2-CD / TT: 148:33

Recorded at Hervormde Kerk, Bennebroek, Holland (?).
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10

J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 106 (Actus Tragicus), BWV 161 [C-5]

Heinz Markus Göttsche

Mannheimer Bach orchestra & Choir

Alto: Sabine Kirchner; Tenor: Choir; Bass: Carl-Heinz Müller

Da Camera

Jun 1964

LP / TT:

Recorded at Christuskirche, Mannheim, Germany.

11

Les Grandes Cantates de J.S. Bach Vol. 19
J.S. Bach: Cantata No. 106, Cantata No. 79 [L-19]
Bach Cantatas:
Volume 2

 

Cantata BWV 106 [22:28]

Fritz Werner

Heinrich-Schütz-Chor Heilbronn / Pforzheim Chamber Orchestra

Soprano: Edith Selig; Alto: Claudia Hellmann; Tenor: Georg Jelden; Bass: Jakob Stämpfli

Erato STE-50222
Musical Heritage Society MHS-665
Erato 2584-61402-2

Jun 1964

LP / TT: 39:16
LP / TT: 39:16
10-CD / TT: 722:00

Recorded at Concert Hall, Heilbronn, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
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12

J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 78 & BWV 106 [L-4]
.S. Bach: Kantaten BWV 140, BWV 106, BWV 78 [C-1]
J.S. Bach: 12 Kantaten (BWV 56, 71, 78, 82, 106, 131, 137, 140, 158, 190, 211 u. 212) [C-2]
Bach: Les Grandes Cantatas
[C-3]

 
 
 

Cantata BWV 106 [19:25 / 19:36]

Wolfgang Gönnenwein

Süddeutscher Madrigalchor / Consortium Musicum

Soprano: Edith Mathis; Alto: Sybil Michelow; Tenor: Theo Altmeyer; Bass: Franz Crass
Friedrich Schmidtmann (Recorder); Hartmut Strebel (Recorder); Alfred Lessing (Viola da gamba); Heinrich Haferland (Viola da gamba)
Continuo: Eugen M. Dombois (Lute); Rudolf Ewerhart (Organ-positive); Hans Plumacher (Violoncello); Emil Morneweg (Double-bass)

EMI Electrola 1C-063-29013
HMV CLP-3518
HMV CSD-3518
Columbia CCAP-1099
Angel S-36354
His Master's Voice CDZ-252128-2
His Master's Voice CZS-252278-2
EMI Classics 5-68752-2

May 31-Jun 3, 1965

LP / TT: 43:40
LP / TT: 43:40
LP / TT: 43:40
LP / TT: 43:40
LP / TT: 43:40
CD / TT: 74:44
4-CD / TT:
2-CD / TT: 153:01

Recorded at Strassenbahner Erholungsheim, Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Producer: Gerd Berg; Manager: Christfried Bickenbach; Balance Engineers: Dr. Ulrich Müller/ Horst-Dieter Krohn.
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13

Bach Cantatas Vol. 5 - Sundays after Trinity II
J.S. Bach Compact Edition: Kantaten · Cantatas · Cantates
[B-2]

Karl Richter

Münchener Bach-Chor / Münchener Bach-Orchester

Alto: Hertha Töpper; Tenor: Ernst Haefliger; Bass: Theo Adam

Archiv Produktion

Oct 1966

TT: 22:25

Recorded at Herkules-Saal, München, Germany.
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14

J.S. Bach · G.Ph. Telemann: Funeral Cantatas [C-1]

Cantata BWV 106 [21:07]

Rudolf Pohl

Collegium Aureum / Aachener Domchor

Soprano: Elly Ameling; Alto: Maureen Lehane; Tenor: Kurt Equiluz; Bass: Barry McDaniel

Deutsche Harmonia Mundi

Oct 1968

CD / TT: 51:58

Recorded at Schloßkirche Schleiden/Eifel, Germany.

15

J.S. Bach: Kantate Nr. 56 Ich will den Kreuzstab gerne tragen; Kantate Nr. 106 Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste Zeit [C-2]

 

Cantata BWV 106 []

Lajos Rovátkay (Harpsichord, Conductor)

Niedersächsischer Singkreis / Bach-Ensemble Hannover

Soprano: Angelika Dürr; Alto: Margreth Reuter-Edzard; Tenor Hubert Weindel; Baritone: Karl Heinz Pinhammer

Camerata CMS-30052

Nov 1968

LP / TT:

Recorded at Markus Kirche, Lehrte, Lower Saxony, Germany.

16

Program, 1968-1969, No. 500: a Baroque Evening [C-1]

 

[v. 2] Cantata BWV 106 (beginning) []
[v. 3] Cantata BWV 106 (conclusion) []

Fiora Contino

Indiana University Pro Arte Singers

Vocal soloists: unknown

Indiana University: School of Music

1968-1969

3 sound tape reels

Recorded at Indiana University: School of Music, Bloomington, Indiana.
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17

Bach: Cantate BWV 106 "Actus Tragicus" [E-6]

Cantata BWV 106 [21:25]

Gustav Leonhardt

Collegium Vocale Gent / Musica Antiqua Amsterdam

Soprano: Mieke van der Sluis; Alto: René Jacobs; Tenor: Marius van Altena; Bass: Max van Egmond
Frans Brüggen (Recorder); Ton Koopman (Harpsichord)

NOS Channel

Late 1960’s (?)

TV Broadcast / TT: 21:25

Recorded in Amsterdam , the Netherlands.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 106 by G. Leonhardt.
Watch this performance on YouTube: Complete Cantata [21:25]

18

Bach Festival 39th Annual Baldwin-Wallace College: Festival Excerpts [C-5]

 

Cantata BWV 106 []

George Poinar

Baldwin-Wallace Chamber Singers, Baldwin-Wallace College Choir / Baldwin-Wallace Festival Orchestra

Soprano: Regina McConnell; Mezzo-soprano: Elizabeth Mannion; Tenor: Henry Nason; Baritone: David Clatworthy

Baldwin-Wallace College Conservatory of Music

Apr (?) 1971

MC / TT:

Recorded live at Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, Ohio, USA.

19

J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 106, BWV 140, Magnificat BWV 243 [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 106 [20:38]

Anders Öhrwall

Adolf Fredrik Bach Choir / Baroque Ensemble

Mezzo-Soprano: Margot Rödin; Tenor: Ulf Björkegren; Bass: Håkan Hagegård

Swedish Society SCD-1065

Mar 4-7, 1972

CD / TT: 77:31

Recorded at Adolf Fredrik's Church, Stockholm, Sweden.
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20

Die Bach Kantate Vol. 68
Edition Bachakademie Vol. 34

Helmuth Rilling

Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart / Bach-Collegium Stuttgart

Soprano: Eva Csapó; Alto: Hanna Schwarz; Tenor: Adalbert Kraus; Bass: Wolfgang Schöne

Hänssler

Jan 1975

TT: 21:45

On Edition Bachakademie the dates are: Jan, Mar, June 1975. Recorded at Gedächtniskirche Stuttgart, Germany.
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21

Bach: Kantaten BWV 26, BWV 106 [L-5]
Bach Kantaten: BWV 106, BWV 31, BWV 66 [C-7]
Bach Made in Germany Vol. 4 -
Cantatas VII

 
 
 

Cantata BWV 106 [20:20 / 23:02]

Hans-Joachim Rotzsch

Thomanerchor Leipzig / Gewandhausorchester Leipzig

Alto: Rosemarie Lang; Tenor: Dieter Weimann, Bass: Hermann Christian Polster
Reiner Gebauer (Recorder I); Jens Borleis (Recorder II); Siegfried Pank (Viola da gamba I); Hans-Peter Linde (Viola da gamba II)
Continuo: Günther Stephan (Violoncello); Heinz Morawietz (Double-bass); Almut Reuter (Organ)

Eterna 827028
Berlin Classics 0090252BC
=
Leipzig Classics 0018302BC

May 1977 [LP] or May 1975 [CD]

LP / TT: 37:02
CD / TT: 77:37
MP3 / TT: 77:18
CD / TT: 77:37

Recorded at Haus Aunsee, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany. Recording Producer: Eberhard Geiger; Balance Engineer: Eberhard Richter; Recording Enginneer: Hartmut Kölbach, Editing: Liane Klasen.
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22

J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk · Complete Cantatas · Les Cantates, Folge / Vol. 26 - BWV 103-106
J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk - Sacred Cantatas
Vol. 6 - BWV 100-117
Bach-2000
Vol. 3: Sacred Cantatas 3 - BWV 100-117, 119-140, 143-149
Bach: Cantatas / Kantaten
Vol. 33 - BWV 106-108

 
 
 
 

Cantata BWV 106 [20:12 / 20:11]

Gustav Leonhardt

Knabenchor Hannover (Chorus Master: Heinz Hennig) & Collegium Vocale Gent (Chorus Master: Philippe Herreweghe) / Leonhardt-Consort

Boy Soprano: Marcus Klein (Soloist of the Knabenchor Hannover); Boy Alto: Raphael Harten (Soloist of the Knabenchor Hannover); Tenor: Marius van Altena; Bass: Max van Egmond

Telefunken 6.35558
Teldec 242 602-2 ZK
Teldec 4509-91760-2
Teldec 3984-25708-2
Teldec 8573-81177-2
Warner Classics 8573-81177-5

Feb 15, 1978; Feb 2+12, Mar 16, 1979; Jan 5-7, 1980

2-LP / TT: 77 min
CD / TT: 76:29
6-CD / TT: 368:50
15-CD / TT: 949:30
CD / TT: 55:18
CD / TT: 55:18

Recorded at Doopsgezinde Kerk, Haarlem, the Netherlands.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 106 by G. Leonhardt.
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23

H. Schütz: Musikalische Exequien / J.S. Bach: Actus tragicus [C-1]

Christian Grube

Staats- und Domchor Berlin / Instrumentalists

Boy Sopranos: Eric Remmers, Enno Finder; Boy Alto: Norbert Nickel; Alto: Regina Jakobi; Tenors: Harry Geraerts, Marius van Altena; Basses: Harry van der Kamp, Jelle Draijer

Teldec, Staats- und Domchor, Hochschule der Künste

Jan 1983

LP / TT:

24

J.S. Bach: Actus Tragicus [C-3]

Joshua Rifkin

(OVPP - No Choir) / The Bach Ensemble

Soprano: Ann Monoyios; Alto: Steven Rickards; Tenor: Edmund Brownless; Bass: Jan Opalach

Decca

Nov 1985

TT: 18:46

Recorded at the American Academy of Arts & Letters, New York, USA.
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25

Bach: Cantate BWV 106 Actus tragicus Cantate BWV 53; Marcello: Psaume 10 [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 106 []

Olivier Schneebeli

Ensemble Dardanus (Paris); Petits chanteurs de Saint-Louis (Paris); Les Petits chanteurs de Chaillot (Paris)

Vocal soloists: unknown

La Croix St Leufroy: Studio DS

P 1985

MC / TT:

Recorded at Saint-Germain l'Auxerrois, Paris, France.

26

J.S. Bach: Funeral Cantatas [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 106 [18:43]

John Eliot Gardiner

Monteverdi Choir / English Baroque Soloists

Soprano: Nancy Argenta; Alto: Michael Chance; Tenor: Anthony Rolfe-Johnson; Bass: Stephen Varcoe

Archiv Produktion 429782
Archiv Produktion 463581

Sep 1989

CD / TT: 58:50

Recorded at St. John's, Smith Square, London, England.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 106 by J.E. Gardiner
See: Cantatas BWV 106, 118b, 198 - conducted by John Eliot Gardiner
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27

Deutsche Barock Kantaten (VI): Bach, Telemann, Boxberg, Riedel [C-2]

-

(OVPP - No Choir) / Ricercar Consort  

Soprano: Greta de Reyghere; Alto: James Bowman; Tenor: Guy de Mey; Bass: Max van Egmond

Ricercar

Mar 1990

TT: 20:21

1st recording of Cantata BWV 106 by Ricercar Consort.

28

J.S. Bach: Cantatas Volume III [C-3]

 

Cantata BWV 106 [19:30]

Jeffrey Thomas

(OVPP - No Choir) / American Bach Soloists

Soprano: Christine Brandes; Alto: Drew Minter; Tenor: Jeffrey Thomas; Bass: William Sharp

Koch International Classics 3-7164-2H1
American Bach Soloists

Mar 25-29, 1993

CD / TT: 57:38

Recorded at St. Stephen's Church, Belvedere, CA, USA.
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29

J.S. Bach: Cantates BWV 106 - 4 · Motet Der Gerechte kommt um [C-1]

Jean-François Frémont

Petits Chanteurs de Versailles / Sinfonie Saint-Julien

Tenor: Christophe Einhorn; Baritone: Jean-Louis Serre

Memory Song

Nov 1993; Mar 1994

TT: 16:34

Recorded in Versailles, France.

30

J.S. Bach: Complete Cantatas Vol. 1
J.S. Bach: “Actus Tragicus” (Single Volume Cantatas
Vol. 10)

 
 

Cantata BWV 106 [19:40 / 19:58]

Ton Koopman

Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra & Choir

Alto: Kai Wessel; Tenor: Guy de Mey; Bass: Klaus Mertens

Erato 4509-98536-2
Antoine Marchand CC-72201
Antoine Marchand CC-72288

Nov 23-Dec 3, 1994

3-CD / TT: 180:18
3-CD / TT: 180:18
CD / TT: 73:06

Recorded at Waalse Kerk, Amsterdam, Holland. 1st recording of Cantata BWV 106 by T. Koopman.
See: Complete Cantatas Vol. 1 - conducted by Ton Koopman
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31

J.S. Bach: Cantatas Vol. 2 - BWV 71, 106, 131

 
 

Cantata BWV 106 [20:39]

Masaaki Suzuki

Bach Collegium Japan

Soprano: Aki Yanagisawa; Alto: Yoshikazu Mera; Tenor: Gerd Türk; Bass: Peter Kooy

BIS 781

Nov 1995

CD / TT: 62:35

Recorded at the Kobe Shoin Women's University Chapel, Japan.
See: Cantatas Vol. 2 - conducted by Masaaki Suzuki
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32

Bach, Schütz: Baroque Rites [C-1]

 

Hans-Christoph Rademann

Dresdner Kammerchor / Ensemble "Alte Musik Dresden", Bläser-Collegium Leipzig

Soprano: Astrid Werner; Soprano: Gertrud Günther; Counter-tenor: Martin Wölfel; Tenor: Martin Krumbiegel; Tenor: Michael Schaffrath; Bass: Andreas Jäpel; Bass: Ingolf Horenburg Seidel (as Ingolf Seidel); Bass: Dirk Döbrich

Vriendenkring van de Organisatie Oude Muziek

Sep 6, 1996

TT:

Recorded live at Catarinakerk, Utrecht, Holland.

33

Summer Bach collegium: Bach Cantata Series, Concert I [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 106 [18:15]

Jos van Immerseel

Bach Collegium Chorus / Bach Collegium Orchestra

Various student soloists

Indiana University School of Music

Jul 24, 1997

MC / TT: 52:01

Recorded live at Recital Hall, Indiana University: School of Music, Bloomington, Indiana, USA.
Source: WorldCat Libraries

34

Ton Koopman conducts J.S. Bach - Episode 1
Bach Cantatas
[D-1]

Ton Koopman

Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra & Choir

Soprano: Els Bongers; Alto: Elisabeth von Magnus; Tenor: Lothar Odinius; Bass: Klaus Mertens

NVC ARTS
Kultur Video

1997

VHS / TT: 19:47
DVD

Total time of the programme: 29:30. 2nd recording of Cantata BWV 106 by T. Koopman.
See: Bach Cantatas on TV - conducted by Ton Koopman
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35

MIT Chamber Chorus [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 106 [18:54]

William Cutter

MIT Chamber Chorus / accompanying musicians

Tenor: Christian Patrickson; Bass: Andrew Hsu; Alto: Irene Wilson; Baritone: Ulf Ekernas

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Apr 21, 1999

CD / TT: 40:53

Recorded live at Kresge Auditorium, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.
Source: WorldCat Libraries

36

Schütz: Exequien, Motetten, Concerti / Bach: Actus tragicus [C-1]

Cantata BWV 106 []

Wilfried Schnetzler

Bach-Kantorei / Instrumentalsolisten des Ensemble ad fontes

Sopranos: Annette Labusch, Nadja Schnetzler; Counter-tenor: Beat Mattmüller; Tenor: Hubert Saladin; Baritone: Samuel Zünd; Bass: Helmut Seidenbusch

Bach-Kantorei / Aure Ridenti

Jun 19-20, 1999

CD / TT:

Recorded live at Kirche Linsebühl; St. Gallen [Jun 19] / Klosterkirche Rheinau [Jun 20], Switzerland.
Buy this album at:
CD: Bach-Kantorei

37

J.S. Bach: Peace Be With You [C-1]

Elizabeth C. Patterson

Gloriæ Dei Cantores / Gloriæ Dei Instrumental Ensenble

Soprano: Kathy Schuman; Alto: Estelle Cole; Tenor: Richard Cragg; Bass: Francis Hempel

Gloriæ Dei Cantores

Oct 1999

TT: 17:18

Recorded at Methuen Memorial Music Hall.
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38

Bach Edition Vol. 8 - Cantatas Vol. 3

 
 

Cantata BWV 106 [21:29]

Pieter Jan Leusink

(OVPP - No Choir) / Netherlands Bach Collegium

Soprano: Marjon Strijk; Alto: Sytse Buwalda; Tenor: Knut Schoch; Bass: Bas Ramselaar

Brilliant Classics 99367

Oct-Nov 1999

5-CD / TT: 291:42

Recorded at St. Nicolaschurch, Elburg, Holland.
See: Bach Edition Vols. 8 & 9 - Cantatas Vols. 3 & 4 - conducted by Pieter Jan Leusink
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39

H. Schütz, Musikalische Exequien op. 7 / J.S. Bach: Actus Tragicus [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 106 []

Michael Reif

Kölner Kurrende

Sopranos: Jenny Haeckel, Kristina Vahrenkamp; Alto: Gabriele Köhler; Tenor: Martin B. Müller; Tenor/Bass: Hans-Herrmann Jansen

Kölner Kurrende

Mar 25, 2000

CD / TT:

Recorded live at at the Trinitatis-Kirche Köln, Germany.
Buy this album at: Kölner Kurrende

40

J.S. Bach: Actus Tragicus · Oster-Oratorium · Himmelfahrts-Oratorium / A. Campra: Requiem [C-1]

Cantata BWV 106 [19:06]

Hans-Christoph Becker-Foss

Junge Kantorei an der Marktkirche, Hamelner Kantorei an der Marktkirche, Hamelner Kammerchor St. Nikolai, Mitglieder Göttinger Vokalensemble / Barockorchester der Hamelner Kantorei (Concert-master: Almuth Backhaus)

Sopranos: Dorothee Mields, Inga Schneider; Counter-tenor: Beat Duddeck; Tenor: Harry Geraerts; Bass: Matthias Gerchen

Musikwochen Weserbergland

Apr 8-9, 2000

2-CD / TT: 66:13 + 74:03

Recorded live at Marktkirche St. Nikolai Hameln.
Buy this album at: Hamelner Kantorei

41

»50 Bach-Kantaten aufgeführt in japanischer Sprache« Vol. 13

Cantata BWV 106 [21:47] - sung in Japanese translation by Emiko Ohmura

Emiko Ohmura

Bach-Chor Tokyo / Tokyo Cantata Chamber Orchestra

Soprano: Takako Mitsuno; Alto: Mariko Sasaki; Tenor: Masatoshi Sasaki; Bass: Akira Watanabe; Organ: Miyako Kusama

Bach-Chor Tokyo BACHCD 13

May 14, 2000

CD / TT: 40:54

Recorded at live at Ishibashi Memorial Hall, Tokyo, Japan.
Source: J.S. Bach: »50 Bach-Kantaten aufgeführt in japanischer Sprache« Vols. 1-20: CD

42

Mitwirkung im Rahmen des SELK-Kirchentags in Bochum [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 106 []

Hans-Hermann Buyken

Collegium vocale der SELK

Vocal soloists: unknown

Collegium Vocale Selk 6

Jun 1-4, 2000

CD / TT:

Recorded live (Ulf Hattwig) at Begrüßung in der Apostelkirche, Bochum.
Buy this album at: Collegium Vocale Selk

43

Bach: Salmo 51 BWV 1083 dallo Stabat Mater di Pergolesi / Cantate BWV 170, 198, 106, 196, 53 [C-2]

Diego Fasolis

Coro della Radio Svizzera / I Barocchisti

Soprano: Nancy Argenta; Counter-tenor: Bernhard Landauer; Tenor: Daniel Auchincloss; Basses: Georg Zeppenfeld, Furio Zanasi

The Classic Voice Magazine / Arts

Dec 2000

TT: 17:50

Recorded at Auditorio S. Mollo della RSI, Lugano, Switzerland.
Buy this album at: Amazon.com [2]

44

J.S. Bach: “Actus Tragicus” - Cantatas BWV 4, 12, 106 & 196 [C-1]

Konrad Junghänel

(OVPP - No Choir) / Cantus Cölln

Soprano: Johanna Koslowsky; Alto: Elisabeth Popien; Tenors: Gerd Türk & Wilfried Jochens; Bass: Stephan Schreckenberger

Harmonia Mundi France

2000

TT: 18:14

See: “Actus Tragicus” - Cantatas BWV 4, 12, 106 & 196 - by Konrad Junghänel & Cantus Cölln
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45

Repertory Singers [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 106 [20:03]

Daniel Bara

Eastman Repertory Singers

Soprano: Misty Ann Sturm; Alto: Alta Dantzler (as Alta Boover); Baritone: Brad Alexander
Meg Sippey, Justin Berrie (Flutes); Cindy Lee (Viola); Norbert Lewandowski (Cello); Loren Serfass, Chris Petit, Brent Bulmann (Continuo)

Eastman School of Music

Feb 19, 2001

CD / TT: 73:13

Recorded live at Kilbourn Hall, Eastman School of Music, Rochester, New York, USA.
Source: WorldCat Libraries

46

Cantates funèbres - Actus Tragicus [C-4]

 

Cantata BWV 106 [19:31]

Daniel Taylor

(OVPP - No Choir) / Theatre of Early Music

Soprano: Suzie LeBlanc; Counter-tenor: Daniel Taylor; Tenor: Ian Honeyman; Bass: Stephen Varcoe

ATMA Classique ACD2-2288

Aug 6, 8 & 9, 2002

CD / TT: 50:18

Recorded at Église Sainte-Geneviève, Pierrefonds (Québec), Canada.
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47

J.S. Bach: Cantates BWV 36, 39, 106 [C-3]

Christophe Gesseney

Ensemble Vocal Euterpe / Ensemble Baroque du Léman

Soprano: Natacha Ducret; Alto: Catherine Pillonel-Bacchetta; Tenor: Gilles Bersier; Bass: Nicolas Fink

Artlab

Nov 2002

TT:

Recorded live at l'église de Saint-François à Lausanne

48

J.S. Bach: Early Cantatas Volume 1 [C-1]

 
 

Cantata BWV 106 [20:23]

-

(OVPP - No Choir) / Purcell Quartet

Soprano: Emma Kirkby; Counter-tenor: Michael Chance; Tenor: Charles Daniels; Bass: Peter Harvey

Chandos Chaconne CHAN-0715

Dec 1, 2002; Mar 8, 2004

CD / TT: 76:35

Recorded at St Jude on the Hill, Hampstead, London, England.
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49

The Mühlhausen cantatas, 1707-1708 [C-3]

 

Cantata BWV 106 [].

David Castleberry

Marshall University Chamber Choir

Vocal soloists: unknown

Music at the museum

2002

MC / TT:

Recorded at Marshall University, Huntington, West Virginia, USA.
Source: WorldCat Libraries

50

Bach: Actus Tragicus [C-6]

Cantata BWV 106 [19:57]

Philippe Pierlot

(OVPP - No Choir) / Ricercar Consort

Soprano: Katharine Fuge; Counter-tenor: Carlos Mena; Tenor: Jan Kobow; Bass: Stephan MacLeod

Mirare Records

Sep 2004

CD / TT: 49:00

Recorded at l'Eglise de Saint Loup sur Thouet, France.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 106 by Ricercar Consort.
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CD: Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
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51

J.S. Bach: Cantate e Mottetti, Vol. III [C-3]

 

Cantata BWV 106 [17:48]

Conductor: Michael Radulescu; Artistic Director & Assistant: Margherita Dalla Vecchia

Laboratorio vocale e instrumentale "Il Teatro Armonico"

Sopranos: Patrizia Vaccari, Laura Fabris; Altos: Michel van Goethem, Elena Biscuola; Tenor: Baltazar Zuniga,; Basses: Yiannis Vassilakis, Marco Radaelli

ADO 2004

Oct 20, 2004

CD / TT: 78:12

Recorded live at Teatro Olimpico di Vicenza, Italy.

52

Bestelle Dein Haus [C-1]

Cantata BWV 106 []

Ingo Schulz

Ölberg-Chor / Instrumentalensemble auf historischen Instrumenten

Soprano: Inés Villanueva; Alto: Kristina Naudé; Tenor: Christian Mücke; Bass: Jörg Gottschick

Music Art 30

Mar 18-19, 2005

CD / TT:

Recorded live at Emmaus-Kirche, Berlin-Kreuzberg, Germany.
Buy this album at: Emmaus-Kirche

53

Dona Nobis Pacem: Live Performances of Works by J.S. Bach [V-3]

Cantata BWV 106 [19:36]

Christopher M. Cock

Valparaiso University Chorale; Valparaiso University Symphony Orchestra; Valparaiso University Bach Choir; The Bach Institute at Valparaiso University

Dennis Friesen-Carper

VALPO Arts Media VMCD-1015

2006

CD / TT:

 

54

Actus Tragicus - Kantaten und Motetten auf dem Weg zu J.S. Bach [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 106 [19:25]

Jörg Breiding

Himlische Cantorey, Knabenchor Hannover / Barockorchester L'Arco

Members of Himlische Cantorey: Soprano: Veronika Winter; Counter-tenor: Henning Voss; Tenor: Henning Kaiser; Tenor: Jan Kobow; Bass: Ralf Grobe; Lute: Michael Freimuth

Rondeau Production ROP-7005

Jun 8, 2007

CD / TT: 61:17

Recorded live at Galerie Herrenhausen, Hannover, Germany.
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CD (2008): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | Rondeau Produktion

55

J.S. Bach: Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste Zeit (Actus Tragicus) BWV 106 [C-15]

 

Cantata BWV 106 []

Salamon Kamp

Lutherania Choir & Chamber orchestra (Lutheránia énekkar és kamarazenekar)

Soprano: Hajnalka Gergely; Alto: Atala Schöck; Tenor: Péter Marosvári; Bass: Holló Csaba

Lutherania

Nov 4, 2007

MP3 / TT

Recorded live at Deák téri evangélikus templom (Lutheran Church), Budapest, Hungary.
Download this recording from: Lutherania: Recordings [MP3]

56

J.S. Bach: Actus Tragicus [C-1]

Cantata BWV 106 []

Günter Brick

Berliner Kantorei / Concerto Grosso Berlin

Alto: Susanne Langner; Bass: Friedemann Klos

Berliner Kantorei

Mar 8, 2008

CD / TT:

Recorded live at the Grunewaldkirche, Berlin, Germany.
Buy this album at: Berliner Kantorei

57

Schutz, Cantatas 106 & 140 [C-9]

 

Cantata BWV 106 []

Ralph Nelson

Bach Cantata Choir, Portland, Oregon / Small chamber orchestra

Sopranos: Nan Haemer, Solveig Nyberg-Akert; Alto: Irene Weldon; Tenor: Byron Wright; Baritone: Jacob William Herbert; John Vergin (Organ continuo).

Bach Cantata Choir 11

Oct 26, 2008

CD / TT:

Recorded live at Rose City Park Presbyterian Church, Portland, Oregon, USA.
Buy this album at:
CD: Bach Cantata Choir, Portland, Oregon

58

J.S. Bach: Funeral Cantatas

Cantata BWV 106 [19:07]

Philippe Pierlot

(OVPP - No Choir) / Ricercar Consort

Soprano: Katharine Fuge; Counter-tenor: Carlos Mena; Tenor: Julian Podger
Bass: Stephan MacLeod

Rapidshare

Sep 8, 2009

CD / TT: 56:12

Recorded live in Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.
Source/lineage: www.francemusiques.fr/ Freecorder 4/ mp3DirectCut (bitrate 128 kbps)/ You
3rd recording of Cantata BWV 106 by Ricercar Consort.
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59

J.S. Bach: Actus Tragicus BWV 106 [C-3]

 

Cantata BWV 106 [16:52]

Frieder Bernius

New Israeli Vocal Ensemble / Barrocade

Soprano: Avigail Gurtler; Alto: Noa Doron; Tenor: David Nortman; Baritone Yair Polishook; Katya Polin, Reuvena Hod (Recorders)

YouTube

Jan 28, 2010

Video

Recorded live at Tel-Aviv Museum of Art, Tel-Aviv, Israel.
Watch on YouTube: Part 1 [9:15] | Part 2 [7:37]

60

Gottes Zeit - J.S. Bach: Motet BWV 227 “Jesu, meine Freude” & Cantata BWV 106 “Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste Zeit” [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 106 [17:59]

Sharon Rosner

(OVPP - No Choir) Israeli Bach Soloists

Soprano: Hadas Faran; Alto: Avital Dery; Tenor: David Nortman; Bass: Yair Polishook
Katya Polin (Recorder); Shai Kribus (Recorder); Ira Givol (Viola da gamba); Zohar Shefi (Organ); Sharon Rosner (Viola da gamba)

Israeli Bach Soloists

Feb 2010

CD / TT: 38:53

Recorded at the Austrian Hospis, Jerusalem, Israel.
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52

Bach: Easter Oratorio; Actus Tragicus [F-1]

 

Cantata BWV 106 []

John Eliot Gardiner

Monteverdi Choir / English Baroque Soloists

Soprano: Hannah Morrison, Mezzo-soprano: Margaret Bragle; Tenor: Nicholas Mulroy; Bass: Peter Harvey

Soli Deo Gloria SDG-719
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Jun 2013

CD / TT:
MP3 / TT: 60:09

Recorded in London, England.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 106 by J.E. Gardiner.
1st recording of Oster-Oratorium BWV 249 by J.E. Gardiner.
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The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (March 2000 - May 2014)
Thanks to contributors: Anandgyan (January 2010), Michael Cox
(November 2011), Uri Golomb (April 2005), Rolf Günther (October 2012, September 2013), Emiko Hall (Cleofide) (March 2003, June 2003, August 2004), Matthias Hansen (July 2006, August 2006, June 2009, June 2013), Frits V. Herbold (March 2012), Bradley Lehman (March 2003), Claudia Meller (May 2003, June 2003), Daniel Michel (September 2004), Christian Moll (November 2009), Ed Myskowski (February 2006), Riccardo Nughes (April 2002), Russ Sackowitz (September 2008), Keiji Saito (July 2011), Jean-Louis Serre (March 2006), David Smythe (November 2007), Teri Noel Towe (April 2007)

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