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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 172
Erschallet, ihr Lieder, erklinget, ihr Saiten!
Discography - Part 2

Recordings of Individual Movements


J.S. Bach: Soli Deo Gloria Vol. 9

Chorus (Mvt. 1) & Chorale (Mvt. 6) from Cantata BWV 172 [6:06]

Hans Pflugbeil

Greifswalde Bach Tage Choir / Bach-Orchester Berlin


Baroque Music Club

Late 1950's - Late 1960's ?


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Lobe den Herren - Well-known Chorales in Settings by J.S. Bach [C-1]

Chorale (Mvt. 4) from Cantata BWV 36 & Chorale (Mvt. 6) from Cantata BWV 172 [2:50]

Hermann Kreutz

Bachchor Gütersloh


Cantate 57617

Jun 1968

CD / TT: 68:13

Recorded at Martin-Luther-Kirche Gütersloh, Germany.
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Inauguration du Conservatoire de Lausanne 1990: Bach, Perrin, Thury and others [C-1]

Chorus (Mvt. 1) from Cantata BWV 172 [8:47]

Hervé Klopfenstein

Orchestre et Chœur du Conservatoire de Lausanne





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Bless Ye the Lord [C-1]

Chorus (Mvt. 1) from Cantata BWV 172 [4:48]

Catherine M. Palmer

Yorkminister Park Baptist Church Choir

Organ: Ronald S. Jordan

Marquis Classics

Jun 1991


Recorded at Yorkminister Baptist Church, Toronto, Canada.
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Bach Tenor Arias with Flute [C-3]

Aria for Tenor (Mvt. 4) from Cantata BWV 172 [5:08]

Greg Funfgeld

Bethlehem Bach Festival Orchestra

Tenor: David Gordon

Newport Classic

Jun 1994


Recorded at the St. Michael's Church, New York City, NY, USA.
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The Classical Child's Christmas [C-1]

'How Brightly Shines the Morning Star' from Cantata BWV 172, arranged by Ernest Mavrides [2:55]

Keyboards: Ernest Mavrides, John Mackay

Classical Child / MetroMusic



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J.S. Bach: Festliche Kantatenchöre zum Kirchenjahr [C-1]

Chorus (Mvt. 1) [3:54] & Chorale (Mvt. 6) [1:24] from Cantata BWV 172

Rolf Schweizer

Motettenchor Pforzheim / Barockorchester L’arpa festante



Jun 1999


Recorded at Evangelische Stadtkirche Pforzheim, Germany
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J.S. Bach: Bach im Fluss [C-50]


Bach im Fluss: A thematic collage of selected movements from cantatas and instrumental works compiled by Arthur Godel and Rudolf Lutz:
Duet for Soprano & Alto Komm, lass mich nicht länger warten (Mvt. 5) from Cantata BWV 172 [] UH+AP

Conductor & Harpsichord: Rudolf Lutz

Schola Seconda Pratica

Soloists: Soprano: Ulrike Hofbauer; Alto: Alex Potter; Tenor: Makoto Sakurada; Bass: Wolf-Matthias Friedrich
Orchestra: Violin: Renate Steinmann, Plamena Nikitassova, Martin Korrodi, Christine Baumann, Yuko Ishikawa, Olivia Schenkel; Viola: Susanna Hefti, Martina Bischof; Violoncello: Maya Amrein; Violone: Markus Bernhard; Bassoon: Susann Landert; Oboe: Kerstin Kramp, Andreas Helm; Flute: Claire Genewein; Trumpet: Patrick Henrichs, Peter Hasel, Klaus Pfeiffer; Timpani: Martin Homann; Organ: Norbert Zeilberger

Gallus Media

Sep 23, 2011


Recorded live at Evangelische Kirche, Trogen, Switzerland.
The DVD features film recordings of the special programme "Bach im Fluss" plus the film "Mit Bach von Leipzig bis Trogen, unterwegs mit Rudolf Lutz" as bonus material.
Recording and production: Sound engineer: Stefan Ritzenthaler, Johannes Widmer; Producer: Meinrad Keel; Production: GALLUS MEDIA AG, Switzerland.
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J.S. Bach and his Family: A Bach Notebook for Trumpet [T-1]

Chorale Von Gott kömmt mir in Freudenschein (Mvt. 6) from Cantata BWV 172, arranged for trumpet & piano by Daniel-Ben Pienaar [2:21 / 2:04]

Jonathan Freeman-Attwood (Trumpet); Daniel-Ben Pienaar (Piano)

Linn Records CKD 418

Mar 26-28, 2012

SACD / TT: 72:37

Recorded at George's, Brandon Hill, Bristol, England.
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The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (June 2000 - March 2013)

Cantata BWV 172: Details & Complete Recordings | Recordings of Individual Movements | Discussions: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4

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

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