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Cantata BWV 170
Vergnügte Ruh', beliebte Seelenlust

Ref.

BWV 170

German Title

Vergnügte Ruh', beliebte Seelenlust

English Title

Contented rest, beloved inner joy (by Richard Stokes)

Event

Solo Cantata (for Alto) for the 6th Sunday after Trinity
Readings: Epistle: Romans 6: 3-11; Gospel: Matthew 5: 20-26

Composed

Leipzig, 1726
1st performance: July 28, 1726 - Leipzig
2nd performance: 1746-1747 - Leipzig

Text

Georg Christian Lehms

German-1 | German-6 | NBA Text | Translations: Catalan-1 | Chinese-2 | Dutch-1 | Dutch-6 | Dutch-7 | English-1 | English-3I | English-3P | English-6 | English-10 | French-3 | French-4 | French-6 | Hebrew-1 | Hebrew-2 | Hebrew-3 | Hebrew-4 | Hebrew-5 | Hebrew-6 | Indonesian-1 | Italian-5 | Russian-1 | Russian-3 | Spanish-3 | Spanish-7

Scoring

Soloist: Alto
Orchestra: oboe d’amore, 2 violins, viola, organ obbligato, continuo
Mvt. 1: Aria | Mvt. 2: Recitative | Mvt. 3: Aria | Mvt. 4: Recitative | Mvt. 5: Aria

Score Vocal & Piano [1.22 MB] | Score BGA [2.27 MB]
Autograph Score (Facsimile): D B Mus. ms. Bach P 154 (BWV 170: Mvts.) | D B Mus. ms. Bach St 94 (BWV 170: Parts) [Bach Digital]

References

BGA: XXXIII | NBA: I/17.2 | BC: A 106 | Zwang: K 145 | First Published: BG, 1887 | Autograph score (facsimile): Berlin, Staatsbibliothek

Commentaries

Crouch | AMG | Baroque Choral Guild | Mincham | DW [Dutch] | Role [French] | Japanese-1 | Reyes [Spanish]

Music

Music Examples

Discussions

Week of July 30, 2000; Week of November 4, 2007; Week of July 24, 2011

Contents

 

Complete Recordings
Recordings of Individual Movements

Discussions - Part 1 (1st round)
Discussions - Part 2 (2nd round)
Discussions - Part 3 (3rd round)

Bachiana Volume 3 - Lamento - by Magdalena Kožená w/ Musica Antiqua Köln & Reinhard Goebel
Bach Cantatas 54, 169, 170 (for Alto) - conducted by Robert King
Bach Edition Vol. 4 & 5 - Cantatas Vol. 1 & 2 – conducted by Pieter Jan Leusink
Bach Arias - conducted by Andrea Marcon with Angelika Kirchschlager
Sacred Cantatas for Alto - conducted by Helmut Müller-Brühl w/ Marianne Beate Kielland

Discography - Part 1

Complete Recordings

1

J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 105, BWV 170 [C-5]
J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 170 & BWV 189
[D-4]
L'art d'Elisabeth Höngen [E-2]

 

Cantata BWV 170 [22:35]

Fritz Lehmann

Bavarian State Orchestra Munich

Contralto: Elisabeth Höngen

American Decca
Deutsche Grammophon Archiv 14028
Deutsche Grammophon 457973-2

Oct 24-26, 1951

LP / TT: 50:35
LP / TT:
2-CD / TT: 128:45

Recorded at Amerikahaus, Munich, Germany.
Listen on YouTube: Mvt. 1: Aria [7:38]

Listen to audio recording by clicking on the TV image BACH - CANTATE BWV 170 - Elisabeth H?NGEN - FRITZ LEHMANN ( 1951 ) VINYL

2

J.S., Work: Cantata No. 170 - Vergnügte Ruh', beliebte Seelenlust [C-3]

 

Cantata BWV 170 []

Pablo Casals

Perpignan Festival Orchestra

Mezzo-soprano: Jennie Tourel

Columbia Unissued

Jun 1, 1952

LP / TT:

Recorded at l’église St-Pierre, Prades, France.

3

J.S. Bach: Cantatas No. 53, No. 54, No. 170 [L-4]
J.S. Bach: Cantatas No. 32, No. 53, No. 54, No. 170
[C-1]
J.S. Bach: Cantatas for Contralto
[E-2]

Cantata BWV 170 [22:59]

Hermann Scherchen

Vienna State Opera Orchestra

Contralto: Hilde Rössel-Majdan

Westminster
Westminster
Archipel 0253

1952

LP / TT:
CD / TT: 71:48
CD / TT:

Recorded at Mozartsaal, Vienna, Austria.
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4

Alfred Deller Edition 7 [E-1]

 

Cantata BWV 170 [23:08]

Gustav Leonhardt

Leonhardt Baroque Ensemble

Counter-tenor: Alfred Deller
Michael Piquet (Oboe); Eduard Melkus (Baroque Violin); Marie Leonhardt (Baroque Violin); Karl Theiner (Baroque Violia); Alice Hoffelner (Baroque Violia); Nikolaus Harnoncourt (Baroque Cello); Alfred Planyavsky (Double-bass); Gustav Leonhardt (Organ)

Vanguard

May 1954

CD / TT: 59:20

Recorded at Franziskanerkirche, Vienna, Austria.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 170 by G. Leonhardt.
Listen on YouTube: Cantata BWV 170: Mvt. 1: Aria [6:52] | Mvt. 1: Aria [7:13]
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Listen to audio recording by clicking on the TV image Alfred Deller -  Vergnugte ruh, beliebt seelenlust - Bach Alfred Deller "Vergn?gte Ruh`" J.S.Bach

5

G, Pergolesi: Salve Regina; J.S. Bach: Cantata no. 53 Schlage doch gewünschte Stunde; Cantata no. l70 Vergnügte Ruh', beliebte Seelenlust [C-1]

Cantata BWV 170 []

Izler Solomon

Chamber ensemble, including Yella Pessl (Harpsichord)

Contralto: Herta Glaz

MGM E-3156

1955

LP / TT:

 

6

Dutch Master Volume 52: Bach - Szymon Goldberg [C-1]
J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 170, BWV 169 - 7 Sacred Songs
[C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 170 [23:36]

Szymon Goldberg

Nederlands Kamerorkest

Contralto: Aafje Heynis; Piet van Egmond (Organ)

Philips 464355-2
Philips Eloquence 468210-2

1960

3-CD / TT: 180:41
CD / TT: 72:17

Recorded in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Listen on YouTube: Cantata BWV 170: Mvt. 1: Aria [7:12] | Mvt. 1: Aria [7:13] | Recitative: Mvt. 2 & Aria: Mvt. 3 [7:21] | Mvt. 4: Recitative & Mvt. 5: Aria [9:12]

Listen to audio recording by clicking on the TV image Bach Cantata No.  170 Aafje Heynis Aafje Heynis: BWV 170 "Vergn?gte Ruh!" by J. S. Bach Aafje Heynis: Wie jammer mich doch die verkehrten Herzen (BWV 170) by Bach Aafje Heynis: Mir ekelt mehr leben (BWV 170) by Bach

7

Maureen Forrester: Bach Cantatas / Scarlatti: Salva Regina [C-2]

Cantata BWV 170 [25:05 / 25:15]

Anton Heiller

Wiener Solisten

Contralto: Maureen Forrester

Bach Guild
Amadeus

1965

LP / TT: 41:00
CD / TT: 55:32

Recorded in Vienna, Austria.
Listen on YouTube: Cantata BWV 170: Mvt. 1: Aria.[7:57]
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8

Works of J. S. Bach CBF069-CBF072 07/18/1966 [F-070]

 

Cantata BWV 170 []

Sandor Salgo

Carmel Bach Festival Orchestra

Mezzo-soprano: Betty Allen
Kenneth Ahrens (Organ); Louise Di Tullio (Flute)

Carmel Bach Festival CBF-070

Jul 18, 1966

1 10 1/2 in. open reel audio tape

Recorded live at the Carmel Bach Festival, Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, USA.
Source: Online Archive of California

9

J.S. Bach” Cantata no. 159; Cantata no. 170
J.S. Bach Cantatas - Kantaten
[C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 170 [24:20]

Neville Marriner

Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields

Contralto: Janet Baker

Oiseau Lyre SOL-295
Decca

Jan 29, 1966

LP / TT:
CD / TT: 69:19

Recorded in the Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London, England.
Listen on YouTube: Cantata BWV 170: Mvt. 1: Aria [7:01]
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10

Bach: Cantata #170; Brahms: Alto Rhapsody

Cantatas BWV 170 []

Joel B. Hayden

Monadnock Chorus & Orchestra

Alto: Pamela Gore

Dasca D-520

Early 1970's ?

LP / TT:

 

11

J.S. Bach: Kantaten 169-170 [C-1]

Cantata BWV 170 []

Wolfgang Dallmann (Organ & Conductor)

Heidelberger Kammerorchester

Alto: Ingeborg Müller-Ney

Da Camera SM-94034

Feb 14-15, 1971

LP / TT:

Recorded at the Lutherkirche, Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

12

J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 161, 170 & 177 [C-2]
René Jacobs - Portraits
[C-2]

 

Cantata BWV 170 [23:20]

Hans-Martin Linde

Linde Consort

Counter-tenor: René Jacobs

Virgin Veritas 62381

Apr 1980

CD / 66: 44

Recorded at Eglise protestante, Séon, Switzerland.
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13

Die Bach Kantate Vol. 42
Edition Bachakademie Vol. 51

 

Cantata BWV 170 [23:12]

Helmuth Rilling

Bach-Collegium Stuttgart

Female Alto: Julia Hamari

Hänssler 98.804
Hänssler

Oct 1982

CD / TT: 61:52
CD / TT: 62:30

Recorded at Gedächtniskirche Stuttgart, Germany.
Listen on YouTube: Cantatas BWV 169, BWV 170, BWV 171 [62:28]
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14

Bach Festival 51st Annual Baldwin-Wallace College: First Concert [F51-1]

 

Cantata BWV 170 []

Dwight Oltman

Festival Chamber Orchestra

Contralto: Janice Taylor
Mary Squire; Michael Miller; James Taylor; Stephen Ferre; Douglas Lindsay; Joseph Bader; Brian Freedman; David Betts; George Leggiero; Regina Mushabac; Stuart Raleigh; Margaret Limkemann

Baldwin-Wallace College Conservatory of Music BW Tape 83-28a

May 20, 1983

MC / TT:

Recorded live at Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, Ohio, USA.
Source: WorldCat Libraries & OPAL (Ohio Private Academic Library)

15

Bach: Cantatas BWV 35 & 170 [C-2]

Cantata BWV 170 [22:47]

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Amsterdam Bach Soloists

Contralto: Jard van Nes; Leo van Doeselaar (Organ)

Ottavo C108506

Nov 1985

CD / TT: 49:49

Recorded at Bethlehemkerk, Papendrecht, Holland.
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16

J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk · Complete Cantatas · Les Cantates, Folge / Vol. 40 - BWV 170-174
J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk - Sacred Cantatas
Vol. 9 - BWV 163-182
Bach-2000
Vol. 4: Sacred Cantatas 4 - BWV 150-159, 161-188, 192, 194-199
Bach: Cantatas / Kantaten
Vol. 51 - BWV 170-173

 
 
 
 

Cantata BWV 170 [22:39 / 22:42]

Gustav Leonhardt

Leonhardt-Consort

Counter-tenor: Paul Esswood

Telefunken 6.35659
Teldec 8.35659 ZL
Teldec 4509-91763-2
Teldec 3984-25709-2
Teldec 8573-81159-2
Warner Classics 8573-81159-5

Dec 17-18, 1985

2-LP / TT: 91 min
2-CD / TT: 90:38
6-CD / TT: 366:45
15-CD / TT: 861:24
CD / TT: 70:07
CD / TT: 70:07

Recorded at Doopsgezinde Kerk, Haarlem, the Netherlands.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 170 by G. Leonhardt.
Listen on YouTube: Cantata BWV 170: Complete Cantata [22:42] | Complete Cantata [22:59] | Part 1 [7:42] + Part 2 [8:19] + Part 3 [7:16] | Cantatas BWV 170, BWV 171, BWV 172, BWV 173 [70:05]
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Listen to audio recording by clicking on the TV image Bach - Cantate BWV 170 - Vergn?gte Ruh', beliebte Seelenlust J. S. Bach : CANTATA -- BWV 170 "Vergn?gte Ruh', beliebte Seelenlust" (Gustav Leonhardt) Bach - Cantata 'Vergn?gte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust' BWV 170 (1/3) Bach - Cantata 'Vergn?gte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust' BWV 170 (2/3) Bach - Cantata 'Vergn?gte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust' BWV 170 (3/3) JS Bach Cantatas BWV 170,171,172,173,Leonhardt & Harnoncourt

17

Bach Solo Cantatas [IU-21]

 

Cantata BWV 170 [24:56]

Jan Harrington

Members of the Indiana University Singers

Mezzo-soprano: Nancy Maultsby

Indiana University School of Music

Apr 10, 1988

3 sound tape reels / TT: 67:32

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

18

Bach Cantatas 54, 169, 170 (for Alto) (for Alto) [C-1]

 
 

Cantata BWV 170 [22:04]

Robert King

The King’s Consort

Counter-tenor: James Bowman
Catherine Mackintosh, Miles Golding (Violins); Jane Coe (Cello); Peter Buckoke (Double-bass); Valerie Darke (Oboe d’amore); James O’Donnell (Obbligato Organ); Robert King (Chamber Organ) [by Justin Silmann, 1988] & (Harpsichord) [After Fleischer, 1716, by Robert Goble & Sons, 1982]

Hyperion CDA-66326 Helios CDH-55312

Sep 5-7, 1988

CD / TT: 59:03
CD / TT: 59:03

Recorded at Wadham College Chapell, Oxford, England. Recording Engineer: Tim Handley; Recording Producer: Nicholas Parker;Post Production Assistant: Adrian Hunter; Executive Producers: Cecile Kelley, Edward Perry.
See: Bach Cantatas 54, 169, 170 (for Alto) - conducted by Robert King
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19

Marianne Saunders, mezzo-soprano (Master of Music in Performance and Literature)

Cantata BWV 170 [22:30]

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Marion Arthur (Oboe d'amore); Anne Rardin, Scott Flavin (Violins); Jennifer Kalika (Viola); Sebastian Dorfler (Cello); Jon Diven (Double-bass); Rosemary Chancler (Organ)

Mezzo-soprano: Marianne Saunders

Eastman School of Music

Mar 23, 1989

Reel-to-reel tape / TT: 45:22

Recorded at Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester, NY, USA.
Source: WorldCat Libraries

20

NEC Bach Ensemble: January 21, 1992, 8:00 p.m. [C-5]

 

Cantata BWV 170 []

John Gibbons

NEC Bach Ensemble

Alto: ?

New England Conservatory of Music

Jan 21, 1992

MC / TT:

Recorded live at Brown Hall, New England Conservatory of Music, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 170 by J. Gibbons.
Source: WorldCat Libraries

21

J.S. Bach: Cantatas Nos. 53 · 82 · 170 · 200 [C-1]

Cantata BWV 170 [19:24]

Kenneth Sillito

Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields

Counter-tenor: Jochen Kowalski

Capriccio 10523

Feb 12-15, 1993

CD / TT: 49:19

Recorded at Air Studios, London, England.
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22

J.S. Bach: Cantatas Nos. 54, 82, 170 [C-2]

 

Cantata BWV 170 [23:12]

Roy Goodman

The Hanover Band

Contralto: Nathalie Stutzmann
Anthony Robson (Oboe d’amore & Oboe da caccia); Angela East (Continuo Cello)

RCA Victor 09026-62655-2
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Jan 31-Feb 3, 1994

CD / TT: 60:15
MP3 / TT: 60:04

Recorded at Watford Town Hall, Hertfordshire, England.Producer: Andrew Keener; Sound Engineer: Tony Faulkner; Editig Enginners: John H. West & Andrew Keener
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23

J.S. Bach: Cantatas for Alto [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 170 [20:25]

Andrzej Mysiński

Concerto Avenna

Contralto: Jadwiga Rappé
Jarosław Malanowicz (Chamber Organ obbligato);Tytus Wojnowicz (Oboe d’amore); Danuta Kojro (Harpsichord & Chamber Organ); Ewa Gizińska-Mysińska (Cello); Andrzej Mysiński (Double-bass)

Accord ACD-033 (011316-2)

Dec 20, 1994 & May 4, 1995

CD / TT: 78:26
MP3 / TT: 78:16

Recorded live at Studio S1, Polskie Radio, Poland. Recording Producers & Editing: Lech Dudzik & Gabriela Blichartz. Executive Producer: Stanisław Leszczyński;Editor: Music Discovery Productions; Co-Editor: Barbara brzezińska.
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24

J.S. Bach: Cantates pour alto [C-11]

Cantata BWV 170 [20:48]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

Counter-tenor: Andreas Scholl
Marcel Ponseele (Oboe); Markus Märkl (Organ); Frédérick Haas (Harpsichord, Organ II)

Harmonia Mundi France

Jul 1997

CD / TT: 59:19

1st recording of Cantata BWV 170 by A. Scholl.
Listen on YouTube: Cantata BWV 170: Complete Cantata [23:02] | Complete Cantata [23:13] | Complete Cantata [23:00] | Mvt. 1: Aria [6:43] | Mvt. 3: Aria [8:10]
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Listen to audio recording by clicking on the TV image Johann Sebastian Bach. Vergn?gte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust, BWV 170 Bach   Cantate BWV 170   Vergnu¨gte Ruh BCA106 BWV170 Cantata for 6th Sunday after Trinity Philippe Herreweghe 1997 J.S. Bach - Kantate Nr.170 "Vergn?gte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust" / Andreas Scholl (countertenor) J.S. Bach, Cantata BWV 170: 3 --  "Wie jammern mich doch...."- Andreas Scholl

25

Bach: Alto Cantatas [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 170 [21:12]

Juha Kangas

Ostrobothnian Chamber Orchestra

Mezzo-soprano: Monica Groop; Håkan Wikman (Organ)

Finlandia Records 3984-25325-2
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Warner Elatus 2564-60620-2
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Jun 1998

CD / TT: 71:09
MP3 / TT: 70:59
CD / TT: 71:09
MP3 / TT: 70:59

Recorded at Kruunupyy Church, Finland. Recording engineer: Matti Heinonen; Recording producer: Laura Heikinheimo; Digital editing: Matti Heinonen & Laura Heikinheimo; Mastering: Paul Saatsamoinen; Executive producer & art direction: Jari Tiessalo..
Listen on YouTube: Cantata BWV 170: Mvt. 1: Aria [6:23]
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Listen to audio recording by clicking on the TV image Vergn?gte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust -BWV170- Monica Groop

26

J.S. Bach: Kantate Vergnügte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust, BWV 170 [R-1]

 

Cantata BWV 170 [22 min]

Konstanze Beyer

Leipziger Barockorchester

Soprano (?): Jana Hruby

MDR Figaro

1998

CD / TT: 22 min

Recorded in Leipzig, Saxony, Germany. Broadcast by MDR Figaro on Jun 29, 2008.
Copy: Zentralbibliothek-Mediathek Archiv Fon-SCD-C 19727.
Source: SLUB Dresden

27

Bach Edition Vol. 4 - Cantatas Vol. 1
J.S. Bach: The Famous Cantatas
[B-2]

 
 

Cantata BWV 170 [21:33]

Pieter Jan Leusink

Netherlands Bach Collegium

Alto: Sytse Buwalda

Brilliant Classics 99363
United Classics T2CD-2012125

Apr-Sep 1999

5-CD / TT: 292:15
5-CD / TT: 271:39

Recorded at St. Nicolaschurch, Elburg, Holland.
See: Bach Edition Vol. 4 & 5 - Cantatas Vol. 1 & 2 - conducted by Pieter Jan Leusink
Listen on YouTube: Cantata BWV 170: Mvt. 1: Aria [5:27] + Mvt. 2: Recitative [1:21] + Mvt. 3: Aria [7:17] + Mvt. 4: Recitative [1:19] + Mvt. 5: Aria [6:19] | Cantatas BWV 16, BWV 170, BWV 133 [58:49]
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Listen to audio recording by clicking on the TV image Johann Sebastian Bach - Vergn?gte Ruh beliebte Seelenlust BWV 170 - I. Vergn?gte Ruh, bleibte Johann Sebastian Bach - Vergn?gte Ruh beliebte Seelenlust BWV 170 - II. Die Welt, das S?ndenhaus Johann Sebastian Bach - Vergn?gte Ruh beliebte Seelenlust BWV 170 - III. Wie jammern mich Johann Sebastian Bach - Vergn?gte Ruh beliebte Seelenlust BWV 170 - IV. Wer sollte sich demnach Johann Sebastian Bach - Vergn?gte Ruh beliebte Seelenlust BWV 170 - V. Mir ekelt mehr zu leben J. S. Bach Cantatas: BWV 16,170,133 - Leusink

28

Andreas Scholl singt Bach [C-2]

Cantata BWV 170 [25:28]

Martin Lutz

Members of Barockorchester La Corona

Counter-tenor: Andreas Scholl
Margaret MacDuff & Matthias Fischer (Violins); Wolfgang Wahl & Doris Wolff-Malm (Violas); Stephan Schrader (Violoncello); France Beaudry (Violone); Martin Lutz (Organ)

Hessischer Rundfunk

Dec 3, 1999

CD / TT: 67:12

Recorded during Wiesbadener Bachwochen at the Christophoruskirche Wiesbaden-Schierstein, Germany.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 170 by A. Scholl.

29

Bach Cantatas Vol. 4: Ansbach/Haddinton
For the 6th Sunday after Trinity
For the 7th Sunday after Trinity

 
 

Cantata BWV 170 [23:08]

John Eliot Gardiner

Monteverdi Choir / English Baroque Soloists

Counter-tenor: Michael Chance

Soli Deo Gloria 156

Jul 30, 2000

2-CD / TT: 120:40

Live recordings from the Bach Cantata Pilgrimage, at St Grumbertus, Ansbach, Germany.
Listen on YouTube: Cantata BWV 170: Complete Cantata [23:06] | Mvt. 1: Aria [6:32]
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Listen to audio recording by clicking on the TV image J.S. Bach - Cantata: BWV 170 "Vergn?gte Ruh', beliebte Seelenlust" Michael Chance - "Vergn?gte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust" (J.S.Bach, BWV 170)

30

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

 

Cantata BWV 170 [22:36]

Diego Fasolis

I Barocchisti

Contralto: Guillemette Laurens

The Classic Voice Magazine / Arts

Dec 2000

2-CD / TT: 61:25 + 69:47

Recorded at Auditorio S. Mollo della RSI, Lugano, Switzerland.
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Listen to audio recording by clicking on the TV image JS Bach Psalm 51 BWV 1083 Cantatas BWV 170,198,106,136,53

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Battaglia (Triptycon III)

Cantata BWV 170 []

Niklaus A Keller; Marc van Wijnkoop Lüthi (Conductor); Daniel Glaus (Aristic Director)

Muriel Affolter, Ladislau Csendes (Violins); Christina Anger (Viola), Marc v. Wijnkoop Lüthi (Cello); Csaba Dimen (Contrabass); Christiane Neubert (Organ), Noemi Hary (Oboe)

Alto: Mirjam Parma

Projektleitung Tryptichon

Sep 2001

CD / TT:

Recorded at Roman-Katholic Church, Fogarasch, Romania & Reformed Church, Klausenburg, Romania.
Source: WorldCat Libraries & Informatia: Programul cinematografelor

32

Bachiana Volume 3 - Lamento [C-3]

Cantata BWV 170 [17:49]

Reinhard Goebel

Musica Antiqua Köln

Alto (Mezzo-soprano): Magdalena Kožená

Archiv Produktion

Feb 2003

CD / TT: 55:51

Recorded at Melanchthon-Kirche, Cologne, Germany.
See: Bachiana Volume 3 - Lamento - by Magdalena Kožená w/ Musica Antiqua Köln & Reinhard Goebel
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33

J.S. Bach: Complete Cantatas Vol. 16
J.S. Bach: Solo Cantatas for Alto and Tenor (Single Volume Cantatas Vol. 3)

 
 

Cantata BWV 170 [21:37]

Ton Koopman

Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra & Choir

Alto: Bogna Bartosz

Antoine Marchand CC-72216
Antoine Marchand CC-72282

Oct 2003

3-CD / TT: 193:10
CD / TT: 73:53

Recorded at Waalse Kerk, Amsterdam, Holland.
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J.S. Bach: Geistliche Solokantaten für Alt [C-4]

 
 

Cantata BWV 170 [20:22]

Helmut Müller-Brühl

Kölner Kammerorchester

Mezzo-soprano: Marianne Beate Kielland
Soloists: Christian Hommel (Oboe d’amore); Gerhard Anders (Continuo Cello); Harald Hoeren (Organ); Wiebke Weidanz (Organ)
Orchestra: Renée Ohldin (Concert-master); Irmgard Zavelberg, Dorethée Ragg, Sonja Riederbusch, Johannes Krause, Nicole-Mattea Steward (Violin I); Alberth Rundel, Franz Neumannm, Susanne Siller, Reiko Sudo, Christian Friedrich (Violin II); Theo Lenzen, Dana Bala-Ciolanesco, Victor Soumenkov (Violas); Gerhard Anders, Mercedes Ruiz, Teemu Myöhänen (Violoncellos); Thomas Falke (Double-bass); Christian Hommel, Jung Hyun Cho, Ann-Cathrin Collin, Peter Bodnar (Oboes); Martin Kevenhörster (Bassoon)

Naxos 8.557621
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Oct 18-20, Nov 22-23, 2004

CD / TT: 62:40
MP3 / TT: 62:20

Recorded by DeutschlandRadio, Sendesaal des Funkhauses Köln, Germany. Producer: Ludwig Rink; Engineers: Stephan Schmidt & Hans Martin Renz. A co-production with DeutschlandRadio.
See: Sacred Cantatas for Alto - conducted by Helmut Müller-Brühl w/ Marianne Beate Kielland
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NEC Bach Ensemble: April 7, 2005 [C-16]

 

Cantata BWV 170 []

John Gibbons (Director, Harpsichord)

NEC Bach Ensemble

Contralto: Thea Lobo
Bach Ensemble: Soohyun Kim (Flute); Daniel Chong, Jae Lee (Violas); Guy Fishman, Alexei Yupanqui Gonzales, Jing Li (Cellos); Thomas Hall (Double bass)

New England Conservatory of Music

Apr 7, 2005

2-CD / TT:

Recorded live at Jordan Hall, New England Conservatory of Music, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 170 by J. Gibbons.
Source: WorldCat Libraries

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J.S. Bach: Vergnügte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust, BWV 170 [R-14]

 

Cantata BWV 170 [24 min]

Georg Christoph Biller

Members of Gewandhausorchester Leipzig

Alto: Anke Vondung; Ullrich Böhme (Organ)

MDR Figaro

Jun 5, 2005

MC / TT: 24 min

Recorded at Thomaskirche, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany. Broadcast by MDR Figaro on Jul 23, 2006.
Copy: Zentralbibliothek-Mediathek Archiv Fon-TKD-C 3077.
Source: SLUB Dresden

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J.S. Bach: Solokantaten - "Vergnügte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust" BWV 170; "Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen" BWV 51 ("Junge Talente" mit zwei Bach-Solokantaten) [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 170 []

LKMD Martin Meier

Strings of Collegium Musicum Jena

Counter-tenor: Ulf Zastrau; Anne-Sopie Unger (Big Organ obligatto)

Ulf Zastrau

Jun 29, 2005

CD / TT:

Recorded live at Stadtkirche, Jena, Thuringia, Germany.
Source: Ulf Zastrau, Countertenor: Diskographie

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J.S. Bach: Cantatas Vol. 37 - BWV 35, 169, 170, 200

 
 

Cantata BWV 170 [23:11]

Masaaki Suzuki

Bach Collegium Japan

Counter-tenor: Robin Blaze

BIS 1621

Aug 2005

SACD / TT: 77:21

Recorded at Recorded at St Crucis Church, Erfurt, Germany.
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1685 & The Art of Ian Howell [C-8]

 

Cantata BWV 170 [20:21]

Jeffrey Thomas

American Bach Soloists

Counter-tenor: Ian Howell

American Bach Soloists

Apr 23-25, 2008

CD / TT: 71:21

Recorded at St. Stephen's Church, Belvedere, CA, USA.
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Bach: Solo Cantatas BWV 35, 169, 170 [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 170 [24:18]

Petra Müllejans

Freiburger Barockorchester

Mezzo-soprano: Bernarda Fink

Harmonia Mundi France 902016

Apr 2008

CD / TT: 76:10

Recorded at Teldex Studio Berlin, Germany.
Listen on YouTube: Cantata BWV 170: Mvt. 1 [6:58]
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Listen to audio recording by clicking on the TV image BACH Vergnu¨gte Ruh!, BWV 170

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J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 170, BWV 199, BWV 82 [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 170 [20:10]

Alberto Martínez Molina (Harpsichord & Director)

Hippocampus

Alto: Jordi Domènech
Xavier Blanch (Oboe d’amore); Bárbara Sela (Bassoon); Kerstin Linder-Dewan (Violin I); Lina Tur Bonet (Violin II); David Quiggle (Viola); Ruth Verona (Violoncello); Fabio Martin (Double-bass); Patricia Mora (Organ)

Arsis CD-4224
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Aug 22-23, 2008

CD / TT: 63:25
MP3 / TT: 63:15

Recorded live atIglesia de Pedro ad Vincula de la Villa de Vallecas, Madrid, Spain.
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Bach: Alto Cantatas [C-1]

Cantata BWV 170 [22:55]

Klaas Stok

Concerto d'Amsterdam

Counter-tenor: Maarten Engeltjes

Quintone

Oct 30-31, 2008

SACD / TT: 58:11

Recorded in Dordrecht, Netherlands.
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Vergnughte Ruh J.S. Bach BWV 170 [C-1]

 
Cantate BWV 170: Mvts. 1, 4 & 5 [17:50]

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Instrumenta; Ensemble is from the Early Music department from the Birmingham Conservatoire.

Counter-tenor: Daniel Saether

YouTube

2009

Audio / TT:

Recoed at Birmingham Conservatoire, Birmingham, England.
Listen on YouTube: Cantata BWV 170: Mvt. 1: Aria [7:50] | Mvt. 4: Recitative & Mvt. 5: Aria [10:00]

Listen to audio recording by clicking on the TV image Vergnughte Ruh J. S. Bach BWV 170 BWV 170 "Wier solte sich demnach" Vocals by Daniel Saether

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Festival de Saintes 2010: Le Banquet Céleste and Damien Guillon - Bach: Cantates BWV 82 et 170 [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 170 [25:36]

Damien Guillon

Le Banquet Céleste

Counter-tenor: Damien Guillon
Baptiste Lopez (Violin 1); Caroline Bayet (Violin 2); Deirdre Dowling (Viola); Ageet Zweistra (Cello); Thomas de Pierrefeu (Double-bass); Patrick Beaugiraud (Oboe d'amore); Jean-Marc Philippe (Oboe); Rodrigo Gutierrez (Tenor Oboe); Julien Debordes (Bassoon); Kevin Manent (Harpsichord); Maude Gratton (Organ)

YouTube

Jul 11, 2010

Video /  TT: 58:27

Recorded & filmed live at l'Abbaye aux Dames, Saintes, France during 39th Festival de Saintes. Director: Vincent Massip.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 170 by D. Guillon
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Watch on YouTube: Cantata BWV 82 & BWV 170 [58:27] | Cantata BWV 170: Complete Cantata [25:36]

Listen to audio recording by clicking on the TV image Bach: Cantates de Bach, BWV 82 & 170 | Damien Guillon Bach: Vergn?gte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust, BWV 170 | Damien Guillon

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Bach: Cantata 54 & 170; Concerto BWV 1060; Suite BWV 1067 [C-4]

 

Cantata BWV 170 [22:48]

Jeanne Lamon

Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra

Counter-tenor: Daniel Taylor

Analekta AN-29878

Mar 30-Apr 1, 2011

CD / TT: 68:46

Recorded at Humbercrest United Church, Toronto, Canada.
Listen on YouTube: Cantata BWV 170: Mvt. 1: Aria [6:45]
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Listen to audio recording by clicking on the TV image Bach "Vergn?gte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust" - Daniel Taylor

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Bach & Busoni [C-1]

Cantata BWV 170 [24:17]

Mezzo-soprano: Diane Radabaugh; Katheryn Buble (Piano)

Private label

Aug 2011

CD / TT: 28:39

Recorded at Stephen's Church, Seattle, Washington, USA.

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Amerfortissimo Bach cantate aria Vergnügte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust; mezzo-soprano Marjolein Niels sings Bach [C-1]

 

Cantate BWV 170: Mvts. 1 & 5 [8:42]

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Instrumental Ensemble

Mezzo-soprano: Marjolein Niels
David Jansen (Organ); Lonneke van Straalen (Violin); Jan-Bastiaan Neven (Cello); Aisling Casey (Oboe)

YouTube

Sep 4, 2011

Audio / TT:

Recxorded live during Kamermuziekfestival Amerfortissimo at Sint Aegtenkapel Amersfoort, the Netherlands.
Listen on YouTube: Cantata BWV 170: Mvt. 1: Aria [6:18] | Mvt. 5: Aria [2:24]

Listen to audio recording by clicking on the TV image Amerfortissimo Bach cantate aria Vergn?gte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust mezzo-soprano Marjolein Niels sings Bach

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J.S. Bach: Cantates BWV 170 & 35 [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 170 [21:28]

Damien Guillon

Le Banquet Céleste

Counter-tenor: Damien Guillon; Maude Gratton (Organ)

Zig-Zag Territoires ZZT-305

Nov 23-27, 2011

CD / TT: 72:58

Recorded at l'église réformée du Bouclier à Strasbourg, France.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 170 by D. Guillon.
Watch on YouTube: Promo Video 1 [11:44] | Promo Video 2 [7:01] 
Listen on YouTube: Cantata BWV 170: Complete Cantata [22:05]
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Listen to audio recording by clicking on the TV image J.S. Bach: Cantate BWV 170 "Vergn?gte Ruh', beliebte Seelenlust" [D.Guillon]

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J.S. Bach: Kantate BWV 170 “Vergnügte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust” [D-69]
Bach-Kantaten-Edition der Bach-Stiftung St.Gallen "Bach erlebt" VII - Das Bach-Jahr 2013 [B-7]

 
 

Cantata BWV 170 []

Conductor & Harpsichord: Rudolf Lutz
Reflection lecture: Jürg Kesselring

Orchester der J.S. Bach-Stiftung

Soloist: Alto: Andreas Scholl
Orchestra: Violins: Plamena Nikitassova, Dorothee Mühleisen, Christine Baumann, Yuko Ishikawa, Christoph Rudolf, Ildiko Sajgo; Violas: Martina Bischof, Sarah Krone; Violoncellos: Maya Amrein, Hristo Kouzmanov; Violone: Iris Finkbeiner; Bassoon: Susann Land; Oboe d‘amore: Katharina Arfken; Flute: Anne Freitag; Organ obligato: Nicola Cumer

Gallus Media 180
Gallus Media 186

Jun 21, 2013

DVD / TT:
11-DVD / TT:

Recorded live at Evangelische Kirche, Trogen, Switzerland.
The DVD contains film recordings of the complete cantata performance, the musical and theological introductory workshop, and reflection lecture on the cantata text. The DVD also newly features a documentary in German, English and Spanish on the making of our sound and image recordings and their distribution across the world.
Recording and production: Sound engineer: Stefan Ritzenthaler; Producer: Meinrad Keel; Production: Johannes Widmer; GALLUS MEDIA AG, Schweiz; DVD format: PAL.
3rd recording of Cantata BWV 170 by A. Scholl.
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The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (July 2000 - June 2014)
Thanks to contributors: Yoël L. Arbeitman (April 2007, December 2009, June 2011), Dr.Thomas C.H. Going (April 2005), Jill Gunsell (May 2005), Matthias Hansen (September 2006), Frits V. Herbold (March 2012), Piotr Jaworski (November 2002), Manfred Krugmann (June 2012), Bradley Lehman (April 2004), Riccardo Nughes (April 2002), Jean Gabriel Puyraveau (June 2012), Nagamiya Tutomu (March 2001)

Cantata BWV 170: Details & Complete Recordings | Recordings of Individual Movements | Discussions: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3

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