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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 208
Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd!
Recordings - Part 2

Recordings of Individual Movements

A A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

A-1

Bach Is Beautiful [T-5]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged by Laurindo Almeida [5:25]

Soprano: Deltra Eamon; Guitar: Laurindo Almeida

Orion

1970

CD

Recorded at Malibu,CA/Sherman Oaks, CA, USA.
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B A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

B-1

Juliane Baird: Bach Soprano Arias with Flute [C-1]

 

Aria for Soprano Schafe können sicher weiden (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [3:56]

-

Baroque Chamber Ensemble

Soprano: Julianne Baird; Emily Newbold (Flute)

Newport Classics 85530

Mar 1993

CD / TT: 53:06

Recorded at St. Martyn's of the Fields, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
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B-2

Stokowski’s Symphonic Bach [C-1] [O-2]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for orchestra by Leopold Stokowski [5:39]

Matthias Bamert

BBC Philharmonic

-

Chandos

Sep 1993

CD

Recorded at Chapel of New Broadcasting House, Manchester, England.
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B-3

Bach: Great Orchestral Transcriptions [T-1]

Bach-Barbirolli: Aria for Soprano "Sheep May Safely Graze" (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, transcribed for orchestra [4:22]

John Barbirolli

New York Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra

-

Columbia 11575-D in X-200 [mx: XCO 29463]
Biddulph Recordings 83069/70

Dec 16, 1940

78 rpm
2-CD / TT: 159:43

Recorded at Liederkranz Hall, New York City, New York, USA..
1st recording of Bach-Barbirolli: "Sheep May Safely Graze", transcribed for orchestra, by J. Barbirolli.
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B-4

Glorious John [T-2]

 

Bach-Barbirolli: Aria for Soprano "Sheep May Safely Graze" (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, transcribed for orchestra [6:34]

John Barbirolli

Hallé Orchestra

-

Dutton CDSJB-1999
Barbirolli Society

May 27, 1969

2-CD / TT: 154:55

Recorded at Kingsway Hall, London, England [BWV 208]; Free Trade Hall, Manchester, England [Villa-Lobos].
2nd recording of Bach-Barbirolli: “Sheep May Safely Graze”, transcribed for orchestra, by J. Barbirolli.
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B-5

Great Pianists - J.S. Bach: Piano Transcriptions [T-3]

Bach-Howe: Aria for Soprano Schafe können sicher weiden (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, transcribed for 2 pianos [4:33]

Ethel Bartlett & Rae Robertson (Pianos)

Columbia 47873/4
Naxos Historical

Jan 3, 1940

78 rpm
CD / TT: 67:39

Recorded in New York, NY, USA.

B-6

Our Favorite Encores [T-4]

 

Bach-Howe: Aria for Soprano Sheep May Safely Graze (Schafe können sicher weiden) (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, transcribed for 2 pianos []

Ethel Bartlett & Rae Robertson (Piano Duo)

MGM E-3150

1954

LP / TT:

 

B-7

The Best of Bach [C-3]

 

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 []

Rudolf Baumgartner

Festival Strings Lucerne

-

RCA Victrola

?

MC

It is not mentioned who is singing or playing the soprano part

B-8

Bach: Forever By The Sea [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [4:57]

-

-

Harpsichord: Marie Berard; Oboe: Nev Berman

Solitudes / CDG

1998 ?

CD

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B-9

J.S. Bach: Sacred Arias & Cantatas [C-1]

 

Aria for Soprano Schafe können sicher weiden (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [4:20]

Harry Bicket

The English Concert

Counter-tenor: David Daniels
Katharina Spreckelsen (Oboe d'amore); Jonathan Manson (Violda gamba); Nadja Zwiener (Violin); Lisa Beznosiuk, Guy Williams (Flutes)

Virgin 5190372

Sep 2007

CD / TT: 66:48

Recorded in London, England.
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B-10

The Beauty of Baroque [C-3]

Aria for Soprano Schafe können sicher weiden (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [4:45]

Harry Bicket

The English Concert

Soprano: Danielle de Niese

Decca Classics 4782260

Aug 12-16, 2010

CD / TT: 56:48

Recorded at St Jude-on-the-Hill, Hampstead Garden Suburb, London, England.
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B-11

Maria Bieshu - Russian Vocal School [C-1]

Aria of Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [4:10]

-

Flutes: A. Korneyev, A. Poplavsky; Organ: N. Oksentyan

Soprano: Maria Bieshu

Talents of Russia

1981

CD

Recorded at the Great Hall of the Moscow Conservatory, Russia.
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B-12

Wedding Music [C-1]
J.S. Bach: Famous Works [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for orchestra [5:11]

István Bogár

Budapest Strauss Ensemble

Trumpet: György Geiger; Organ: Bertalan Hock

Naxos

Dec 1992

CD

Recorded at the Matthias Church, Budapest, Hungary.
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B-13

Bach and Handel Recital [C-2]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 []

Adrian Boult

London Philharmonic Orchestra

Soprano: Kirsten Flagstad

London Records

Early 1950's ?

LP

 

B-14

For Weddings [C-2]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [5:26]

-

-

Organ: Kevin Bowyer

Nimbus

Aug 1995

CD

Recorded at Chichester Cathedral, England.
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B-15

The Bach Organ Book [C-2]

Aria of Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [6:31]

 
 

Organ: Philip Brunelle

Intersoound

1990

CD

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C A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

C-1

Baroque Brass [C-6]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for brass ensemble by Eugene Watts [5:46]

-

Canadian Brass ?

-

RCA

?

CD

 

C-2

Switched-On Bach II [C-2]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for Synthesizer Wendy Carlos [5:07]

-

-

Synthesizer: Wendy Carlos

CBS / East Side Digital

1974

CD

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C-3

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra: Bach [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for orchestra [4:59]

Jonathan Carney

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Organ: James Parson

Intersound

1997

SACD

Recorded at C.T.S. Studios, London, England.
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C-4

Great Songs of Christmas Album Six [C-4]

 

Bach-T.T. Frost: Aria for Soprano Schafe können sicher weiden (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for orchestra []

Pablo Casals

Columbia Chorus / Columbia Symphony Orchestra

-

Columbia CCS-388 / CSM-388

Mar 5, 1966

LP / TT:

Recorded at Columbia 30th Street Studio, New York, NY, USA.

C-5

Of Winds And Song [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged by Clarence Dickinson [4:47]

-

-

Soprano: Melanie Cavenaugh; Flute: Elizabeth Castano; Oboe: Evelyn McCarty; Bassoon: Marilyn Chapell; Organ: Susan York

Boston Records

1997

CD

Recorded at First Baptist Church, Austin, Texas, USA.
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C-6

East West Encounter II - Works for Solo Piano [T-1]

Bach-Petri: Aria for Soprano Sheep May Safely Graze (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, transcribed for piano [4:45]

Susan Chan (Piano)

MSR Classics 1280

Aug 2007

CD / TT: 67:03

Recorded at Lincoln Performance Hall of Portland State University, Portland, Oregon, USA.
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C-7

Sound The Trumpet [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 []

?

?

Ketil Christensen, Olav Ploug-Jorgensen, Jens E. Christensen

Rondo

2001 ?

CD

 

D A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

D-1

Elisabeth Schwarzkopf - The Unpublished EMI Recordings 1955-1958 - Bach & Mozart [C-3]

Recitative (Mvt. 8) [5:44] and Aria (Mvt. 9) [5:59] for Soprano from Cantata BWV 208

Thurston Dart

Philharmonia Orchestra

Soprano: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf

Testament

June 1957; May 1958

CD

Recorded at No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London, England.
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E A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

E-1

Festive Frolic [T-2]

 

Bach-R. Elms: Aria for Soprano Sheep May Safely Graze (Schafe können sicher weiden) (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [3:50]

Stephen Bell

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Andrew Fletcher (French Horn), Martin Owen (French Horn), Alastair Young (Chamber Organ)

Naxos 8.570793

Jul 31, 2006; Feb 11-12, 2007

CD / TT: 62:21

Recorded at St John’s, Smith Square, London, England.
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E-2

A Bach Festival [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for Brass ensemble & Organ. The soprano part is played on organ [4:54]

Douglas Major

Empire Brass

Organ: Douglas Major

EMI Classics

1986

CD

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F A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

F-1

The Oxford Book of Wedding Music [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [4:34]

-

-

Organ: Jermey Filsell

Guild

Jan 1995

CD

Recorded at Lancing College Chapel, Sussex, England.
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F-2

Bach: Great Organ Works [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [6:34]

-

-

Organ: Firgil Fox

RCA Victrola/BMG

Jan 1958

CD

 

F-3

Noël [T-1]

Bach-Grainger: Blithe Bells, Ramble on Aria for Soprano Schafe können sicher weiden (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, for piano [4:00]

Bengt Forsberg (Piano)

Deutsche Grammophon

Aug 2005

CD / TT: 66:34

Recorded at Residenz, Herkules-Saal, Munich, Germany.
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F-4

J.S. Bach In Performance [C-5]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [4:32]

Greg Funfgeld

The Bach Festival Orchestra

Soprano: Arleen Augér

NPR Classics

May 1991

CD

 

G A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

G-1

James Galway's Christmas Carol [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [5:46]

James Galway (Flute, Conductor), Barry Rose (Director), John Poole (Director)

BBC Singers / Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (Leader: Barry Griffiths)

Organ: John Birch

RCA/BMG

Jun 1986

CD

Recorded at CBS Studio, London, England.
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G-2

Bach: Hört doch der sanften Flöten Chor from Cantata no. 206; Schafe können sicher weiden from Cantata no. 208 [C-1]
Ria Ginster IV [C-1]

 

Aria for Soprano Schafe können sicher weiden (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 []

Soprano: Ria Ginster; Gerald Morre (Piano); flutes

HMV DB-2815 [mx. 2EA-3101/3102]
Victor 14385
Lebendige Vergangenheit LV-295

Feb 13, 1936

78 rpm
78 rpm
LP / TT:

Recorded at EMI Studio No. 3, Abbey Road, London, England.

G-3

J.S. Bach: Piano Transcriptions, Vol. 2 (Great Pianists) (1925-1950) [T-3]

 

Bach-Grainger: Blithe Bells, Ramble on Aria for Soprano Schafe können sicher weiden (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, for piano [3:39]

Percy Grainger (Piano)

Columbia 68006-D [98759] from Set 166
Naxos Historical 8.111119

Oct 1931

78 rpm
CD / TT: 79:47

Recorded in New York City, New York, USA.
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G-4

Lambarena - Bach to Africa [C-1]

Chorus from Cantata BWV 208, arranged by Pierre Akendengué & Hugue de Courson [3:02]

Thomas Gubitch

Orchestra / Choir / African percussionists

Jarres: Nana Vasconcelos; Tambours: Sami Ateba rcussion)

Celluloid / Sony Classical

May 1993

CD

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G-6

Ludwig Güttler in Weimar [C-6]

Sinfonia from Cantata BWV 208 (BWV 1046a) [4:10]

Ludwig Güttler

Virtuosi Saxoniae

-

Berlin Classics

1992

CD

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H A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

H-1

Christmas Festival [C-1]

Aria for soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for orchestra [5:13]

Richard Hayman

Richard Hayman Orchestra

-

Naxos

Mar-Jun 1989

CD

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H-2

Bach Arrangements [A-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for piano by Mary Howe [5:47]

Piano: Angela Hewitt

Hyperion

Apr 2001

CD

Recorded at Henry Wood Hall, London, England.
Review: Hewitt Bach arrangements
Review: New Album by Angela Hewitt
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H-3

Bach & Handel: Baroque Masters [C-5]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [4:25]

Dale Higbee

Carolina Baroque

Soprano: Teresa Radomski

Carolina Baroque

Apr 2002

CD

Recorded live at Lincoln Cultural Center, Lincolnton, NC, USA.
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H-4

Rare Piano Encores [T-1]

Bach-Grainger: Blithe Bells, Ramble on Aria for Soprano Schafe können sicher weiden (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, for piano [3:43]

Leslie Howard (Piano)

Hyperion

1986

CD / TT: 60:42

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H-5

Sweet Dreams Lullabies [K-1]

Bach-???: Aria for Soprano Sheep may safely graze (Schafe können sicher weiden) (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, transcribed for piano [1:29 / 1:46]

Yongmei Hu (Piano)

Toychest Insteractive Products (Alphabet Kids series)

2010

CD / TT: 24:42 / 25:19

Recorded at the Barber Shop Studios, Hopatcong, New Jersey, USA.
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I A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

I-1

Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring and other great Bach Choruses [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for chorus by Derek Holman [4:40]

Elmer Iseler

Elmer Iseler Singers / Mainly Mozart Orchestra

-

CBC Enterprises SMCD-5042C

1985

CD / TT: 45:17

Recorded at Metropolitan United Church, Toronto, Canada.
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I-2

People of Faith: Hymns & Chorales for Brass, Choir & Organ [C-4]

 

Aria for Soprano Sheep may safely graze (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged by Eugene Watts [5:03]

Lydia Adams

Canadian Brass; Elmer Iseler Singers.

Giles T; Mary Lou Fallis; John Tuttle

Opening Day Entertainment 7337

Jun 2005

CD / TT: 52:37

Recorded at St. Mery Magdalene, Toronto, Canada.
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J A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

J-1

Bach Classics [DVD] [C-1]
Bach: Classics of a Lifetime [CD]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for orchestra [4:48]

Don Jackson

London Philharmonic Orchestra

-

DTS [DVD] / Definitive [CD]

2001

DVD / CD

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J-2

P. Grainger: Dished Up for Piano, Vol. 2 [T-1]
P. Grainger: The Complete Piano Music [Box Set] [B-1]

Bach-Grainger: Blithe Bells, Ramble on Aria for Soprano Schafe können sicher weiden (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, for piano [3:46]

Martin Jones (Piano)

Nimbus

Apr-May 1989

CD / TT: 58:48

Recorded at Nimbus Records, Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, England.
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K A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

K-1

Christian Classics for Baby [T-1]

Aria for Soprano Sheep May Safely Graze (Schafe können sicher weiden) (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [4:40]

Julia Bogorad (Flute); Roderick Kettlewell (Piano); Peter McGuire (Violin)

Madacy Christian

2002

CD / TT: 64:31

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K-2

Essential Bach [C-3]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [4:24]

Robert King

The King’s Consort

Soprano: Gillian Fisher

Hyperion

1999

CD

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K-3

The Biggs Bach Book [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [5:39]

Helmuth Kolbe

?

Organ: E. Power Biggs

Sony

1971

CD

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K-4

Laudamus Te - Geistliche Vokalmusik in der Immanuelkirche [C-2]

Cantata BWV 208: Sinfonia in B minor (Mvt. 1) []

Konstantin Köppelmann

Il ponticello & Arsatius Consort (on period instruments)

-

Immanuelkirche München

2004

CD / TT:

Recorded live at Immanuelkirche, Munich, Germany.
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K-5

Simply Baroque II - Bach & Boccherini [O-3]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for cello & orchestra by Ton Koopman [3:38]

Ton Koopman

Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra

Baroque Cello: Yo-Yo Ma

Sony Classics

Aug 1998

CD

Recorded at De Stadesgeboorzaal, Leiden, Holland.
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L A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

L-1

Bach Piano Transcriptions 3: Friedman, Grainger, Murdoch [T-1]

Bach-Grainger: Aria for Soprano Schafe konnen sicher weiden (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, transcribed for piano [4:04]

Piers Lane (Piano)

Hyperion

May 2002

CD / TT: 77:21

Recorded at Henry Wood Hall, London, England.
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L-2

Introspection 2 [T-2]
Introspection/Introspection 2
[T-6]
Dubbelgoud
[T-6]

 
 

Aria for Soprano Sheep May Safely Graze (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, adapted by Rogier van Otterloo [4:20]

Rogier van Otterloo

Large orchestra

Thijs van Leer (Flute); Letty de Jong (Soprano)

CBS 65915
Sony/Columbia
Beat Goes On 589
Sony 5033412
Disky

1975

LP / TT: 45:22
CD / TT:
CD / TT:
CD / TT:
2-CD / TT:

Recorded in Holland.
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L-3

Bach for a New Age [T-5]

Aria for Soprano Sheep May Safely Graze (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [5:57]

Thijs van Leer (Keyboards, Synthesizer, Flute); Eva van Leer (Violin); Mario Argandona (Percussion & Drums); Berenice van Leer (Violin)

Rainbow 6072

1999

CD / TT: 55:59

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M A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

M-1

Transfigured Bach: The Bach Transcriptions of Bartók, Lipatti and Friedman [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, transcribed for piano by Ignaz Friedman [4:48]

-

-

Piano: Petronel Malan

Hänssler

Jan 2001

CD

Recorded at Skywalker Sound, Nicasio, California, USA.
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M-2

J.S. Bach: Songs Without Words: Transcriptions for Oboe and Orchestra (Lieder ohne Worte: Transkriptionen für Oboe und Orchester) [T-1]

Bach-A.N. Tarkmann: Aria for Soprano Schafe können sicher weiden (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for solo oboe & chamber orchestra []

Albrecht Mayer

Sinfonia Varsovia

Albrecht Mayer (Oboe)

Deutsche Grammophon 476047

c2003

CD / TT:

Recorded at Warschau, Lutosławski Saal des Polnischen Rundfunks, Poland.
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M-3

Piano Reflections [T-1]

Bach-Grainger: Blithe Bells, Ramble on Aria for Soprano Schafe können sicher weiden (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, for piano [3:35[

Margery McDuffie Whatley (Piano)

ACA Digital

Jun-Jul 1996

CD / TT: 57:29

Recorded at ACA Digital Studio, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
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M-4

The Art of the Recorder [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [4:38]

David Munrow

David Munrow Recorder Consort & Early Music Consort of London

Soprano: Norma Burrowes

Textament

Oct 1974

2-CD

Recorded at Abbey Road Studios, London, England.
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N A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

N-1

Noel! Noel! Noel! - Christmas with Michala Petri [C-3]

 

Aria for Soprano Sheep may safely graze (Schafe konnen sicher weiden) den (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, sung in English [4:42]

Martin Neary

Westminster Abbey Choir / National Philharmonic Orchestra (Great Britain)

Michala Petri (Recorder); David Petri (Cello); Andrew Lumsden (Harpsichord); Alastair Ross (Organ); Elisabeth Selin (Recorder)

RCA Victor Red Seal 60060

Jan 24-27, 1989

CD / TT: 66:23

Recorded at CBS Studios, London, England.
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N-2

The Pachelbel Canon and Other Baroque Favorites in Digital Sound [T-6]

UPDATE

Bach-Whittaker: Aria for Soprano Schafe können sicher weiden (Sheep may safely graze) (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for strings [6:09]

Boyd Neel

Toronto Chamber Orchestra.

-

Moss Music Group D-MMG-112

1981

LP / TT:
CD / TT:

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N-3

A Festive Proclamation [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged by E. Power Biggs [4:57]

Organ: William Neil

MSR Classics

Mar 2004

CD

Recorded at the National Presbyterian Church, Washington D.C., USA.
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N-4

From This Day Forward...: Music and Readings for Weddings
Wedding Music and Readings for a Wedding
[C-2]

 

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [4:34]

Mary Jane Newman (Conductor, Organ)

Members of Musica Antiqua

Soprano: Kristin Norderval; Tenor: David Ossenfort; Mezzo-soprano: Amy Butler;
Oboe: Melanie Feld; Violin: Calvin Wiersma; Flute: Sato Moughalian; Flute: Anne Briggs; Trumpet: Thomas Hoyt

Victoria 93000
SPJ Music 93000

1999

CD / TT: 78:06

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O A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

O-1

J.S. Bach: 6 Sonaten für Orgel für 2 Klavieren zu 4 Handen [T-1]

Bach-???: Aria for Soprano Schafe können sicher weiden (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, transcribed for 2 pianos [4:41]

Claudine Orloff & Burkard Spinnler (Piano Duo)

Fuga Libera FUG-572

2010

CD / TT: 77:16

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O-2

Mormon Tebernacle Choir: Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring - 20 Great Bach & Handel Choruses [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for orchestra and choir [4:56]

Eugene Ormandy

Mormon Tabernacle Choir (Director: Richard P. Condie) / Philadelphia Orchestra

-

Sony Classics

Nov 1958; May 1962

CD

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O-3

Bach: Suite for orchestra No 3 and other favorites [C-3]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for orchestra by William Walton [5:42]

Eugene Ormandy

Philadelphia Orchestra

-

Sony Classical

May 1968

CD

 

P A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

P-1

Bach: Suite in B minor for Flute & Strings; Concerto in A major for Oboe d'Amore; Concerto in C minor for Oboe & Violin; Concerto in D minor for Two Violins; Brandenburg concertos Nos. 2, 4 & 5 [O-1]

Bach-D. Pailthorpe: Aria for Soprano Sheep May Safely Graze (Schafe können sicher weiden) (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for 2 flutes, cello & piano [4:48]

Daniel Pailthorpe (Director)

London Conchord Ensemble

Florian Uhlig (Piano); Members of (as of September 2006): Julian Milford (Piano); Maya Koch (Violin); Douglas Paterson (Viola); Thomas Carroll (Cello); Bridget MacRae (Cello); Daniel Pailthorpe (Flute); Emily Pailthorpe (Oboe); Barnaby Robson (Clarinet); Nicholas Korth (Horn); Andrea de Flammineis (Bassoon)

Champs Hill Records CHRCD-014
=

Apr 2006

2-CD / TT: 120:07

Recorded at The Music Room, Champs Hill, Sussex, England.
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P-2

A Bach Celebration - Music from Bach Cantatas arranged for solo guitar and chamber orchestra [C-1]

Recitative (Mvt. 8) and Aria (Mvt. 9) for Soprano from Cantata BWV 208. Orchestration by William Walton. Adapted to guitar & chamber orchestra by Patrick Ross. The soprano part is played on guitar [5:50]

Paul Shure

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra

Guitar: Christopher Parkening; Flutes: David Shostac & Susan Greenberg

EMI Classics

1985

CD

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Q A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

R A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

R-1 

A Recital of Intimate Works [T-1]

Aria for Soprano 'Sheep May Safely' (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [5:31]

Andrew Rangell (Piano)

Dorian Recordings

Nov 1994 - Mar 1995

CD

Recorded at Studio I, WGBH, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
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R-2

Bach Essentials - Die schönsten Bach-Melodien [C-5]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, orchestration by Kurt Redel [3:26]

Kurt Redel

Pro Arte Orchestra

-

Erato

Nov 1996

CD

Recorded in Prague, Czechoslovakia.
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R-3

Johann Sebastian Bach Collection [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for orchestra [4:35]

John Rutter

City of London Sinfonia

-

American Gramaphone

1992

CD

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S A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

S-1

Kathleen Battle: Grace [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [4:05]

Robert Sadin

-

Soprano: Kathleen Battle; Harpsichord: Anthony Newman; Recorder: Keith Underwood; Recorder: Nina Stern; Double-Bass: Donald Palma; Cello: Charles Curtis

Sony Classical

Nov 1995

CD

Recorded at St. George's Episcopal Church, Stuyvesant Square, New York City, NY, USA.
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S-2

Gloria [C-1]

 

Aria for Soprano Schafe können sicher weiden (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [4:21]

Jana Semerádová (Director)

Collegium Marianum

Soprano: Simona Houda-Šaturová

Ars-Produktion ARS-38134
=

Aug 10-12, 2010 & Aug 7, 2012

SACD / TT:
MP3 / TT: 76:49

Recorded in Prague, Czech Republic. Producer: Annette Schumacher; Recording Master: Jaroslav Krček; Recording Engineers: Václav Roubal, Karel Soukenik.
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S-3

Stokowski Transcrptions [C-1] [O-3]


Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for orchestra by Leopold Stokowski [5:06]

Wolfgang Sawallisch

Philadelphia Orchestra

-

EMI Classics

Mar 1995

CD

Recorded at Giandomenico Studios, Collingswood, NJ, USA.
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S-4

Bach Kantaten [C-9]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [4:18]

Peter Schreier

Kammerorchester Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

Soprano: Barbara Hendricks

EMI Classics

July 1989

CD

Recorded at Christuskirche, Berlin, Germany.
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S-5

Elisabeth Schwarzkopf: Bach: Cantatas · Arias [C-2]

Recitative (Mvt. 8) [0:42] and Aria (Mvt. 9) [4:58] for soprano from Cantata BWV 208

Soprano: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf; Josef Niedermayer & Karl Rezniček (Flutes); Karl Maurer (Violoncello); Isolde Ahigrimm (Harpsichord)

EMI Classics

Nov 1946

CD

Recorded at Brahms-Saal, Vienna, Austria.
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S-6

Ave Maria [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [4:55]

Uri Segal

English Chamber Orchestra

Soprano: Youngok Shin

Samsung

Jul 1996

CD

Recorded at St. Jude on the Hill, London, England.
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S-7

Bach / Purcell / Handel: Stokowski Transcriptions [T-1]

 

Bach-Stokowski: Aria for Soprano Schafe können sicher weiden (Sheep May Safely Graze) (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, transcribed for orchestra [5:39]

José Serebrier

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

Timothy Walden (Cello)

Naxos 8.557883

Jun 29-30, 2005

CD / TT: 67:51

Recorded at Concert Hall, Lighthouse, Poole, UK.
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S-8

Bach to Bach [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for harps by S. Watson [5:46]

-

-

Harps: Julia Shaw & Nora Bumanis

CBC

Jun 1999

CD

Recorded at The Chan Centre, Vancouver, Canada.
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S-9

The Conductors' Transcriptions [T-6]

 

Bach-Barbirolli: Aria for Soprano "Sheep May Safely Graze" (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, transcribed for orchestra [6:19]

Leonard Slatkin

BBC Symphony Orchestra

-

Chandos 5030

Oct 7-8, 2003

SACD / TT: 73:11

Recorded at All Saints' Church, Tooting, London, England.
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S-10

Riverside 2001 [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [6:48]

Organ: Timothy Smith

Pro Organo

Mar 2001

CD

Recorded at Riverside Church, New York City, NY, USA.
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S-11

Music for a Church Wedding [R-5]

 

Aria for Soprano Sheep may safely graze (Schafe können sicher weiden) (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for organ [5:08]
Editions and arrangements by Martin Souter

Martin Souter.(Organ)

The Gift of Music CCLCDG-1030
=

1999, 2000 & 2002

CD / TT:
MP3 / TT: 67:58

Recorded in Winchester Cathedral by kind permission of the Dean and Chapter.
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S-12

The Splendour of Winchester Cathedral [R-6]

Aria for Soprano Sheep may safely graze (Schafe können sicher weiden) (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for organ by Martin Souter []

Martin Souter.(Organ) [Willis organ]

Music & Memories

2001

CD / TT:

Recorded at Winchester Cathedral, England.
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S-14

Bach Cantata Arias [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 []

Vladimir Spivakov

Soloists' Ensemble

Soprano: Gaelin Gabora

Melodiya S10-07639-40

1974-1975

LP / TT:

Recorded during the singer's concert tour of the USSR, 1974/75.

S-14

Bach Transcriptions [C-5]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for orchestra by Leopold Stokowski [5:28]

Leopold Stokowski

Leopold Stokowski Symphony Orchestra

-

RCA

Mar, Jul, Aug 1950

CD

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S-15

Bach: Geatest Hits [C-7]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for orchestra by Leopold Stokowski [6:22]

Leopold Stokowski

Luboff Choir / New Symphony Orchestra of London (London Symphony Orchestra ?)

-

RCA

Jul 1961

CD

S-16

Stokowski Conducts Vivaldi/Bach/Corelli/Mozart [C-8]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for orchestra by Leopold Stokowski []

Leopold Stokowski

Leopold Stokowski Symphony Orchestra

Harpsichord: Igor Kipnis

Vanguard Bach Guild

July 1967

CD

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S-17

J.S. Bach: Arias [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [4:07]

Marek Štryncl

Musica Florea

Mezzo-Soprano: Magdalena Kožená

Archiv Produktion

Jul, Sep 1996

CD

Recorded at Concert Hall, Kromĕřĭž, Czech Republic.
See: Bach Arias - by Marek Štryncl & Musica Flore with Magdalena Kožená
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S-18

Bach hits Back, a new a cappella tribute [C-3]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, arranged for a capella choir by Ben Parry & John Rathborne [4:07]

Ward Swingle

Swingle Singers (a capella choir)

Sopranos: Helen Massey, Deryn Edwards; Altos: Linda Stevens, Heather Cairncross; Tenors: Andrew Bushner, Jonathan Rathbone; Basses: Ben Parry, David Porter Thomas

Virgin Classics

May 1991

CD

Recorded at The Sound Suite..
See: Bach Hits Back - by Swingle Singers
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T-1

An Evening with Bach [C-1]

 

6. Aria for Soprano Schafe können sicher weiden (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [4:16]

David Tayler

Voices of Music

Soprano: Susanne Rydén

Pandore Recordings
=

Nov 2006

CD / TT: 73:40
MP3 / TT: 73:31

Recorded at St Stephens Church, Belvedere, California, USA.
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T-2

Bach in piano transcription; Schubert in piano transcription [T-1]

 

Bach-Le Fleming: Aria for Soprano Sheep may safely graze (Schafe können sicher weiden) (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, transcribed for piano [5:05]

Richard Tetley-Kardos (Piano)

Orion ORS-80394.

Late 1970's ? [released 1981]

LP / TT: 58 min

Recorded at…

T-3

The Grainger Edition, Vol. 19: Works for Solo Piano, Vol. 3 [T-1]

 

Bach-Grainger: Blithe Bells, Ramble on Aria for Soprano Schafe können sicher weiden (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, for piano [3:55]

Penelope Thwaites (Piano)

Chandos CHAN-10205
=

Mar 26-28, 2003

CD / TT: 75:49
MP3 / TT: 75:43

Recorded at Potton Hall, Dunwich, Suffolkmany, England. Sound engineer: Ralph Couzens; Assistant engineer Matthew Walker.
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T-4

Bach Fantasy [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, transcribed for for synthesizer []

Synthesizer: Isao Tomita (all parts)

BMG

1966

CD

 

U A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

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V-1

Sacred and Secular Choral Works [C-1]

Aria for Soprano Sheep may safely graze (Schafe können sicher weiden) (Mvt. 9) from cantata BWV 208, sung in English []

Henry Veld

Augustana Choir

-

RCA Victor LBC-1075

1954 (?)

LP / TT:

 

V-2

Dinu Lipatti: Concertino Op. 3, Piano Works [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 13) from Cantata BWV 208, transcribed to piano by Dinu Lipatti [2:38]
Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, transcribed to piano by Dinu Lipatti [4:30]

Piano: Marco Vincenzi

Dynamic

Sep 1988

CD

Recorded at Villa Contarini, Padova, Italy.
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W-1

Bach: Arias & Duets [C-1]

 

Aria for soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 []

Antony Walker

Orchestra of the Antipodes

Soprano: Sara Macliver

ABC Classics 476118-3

Oct 9-13, Dec 10, 2003

CD / TT: 72:51

Recorded at Eugene Goossens Hall, ABC Ultimo Centre, Australia.
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W-2

Bach arr. Walton: Sheep may safely graze; Haydn: Toy Symphony [T-2]

 

Bach-Walton: Aria for Soprano Schafe können sicher weiden (Sheep May Safely Graze) (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 (from The Wise Virgins, suite from the ballet) []

George Weldon

Philharmonia Orchestra

-

Columbia DB-3164 [mx. CA-21813/21814]
Columbia SED-5509

Jul 3, 1951

45 rpm / TT:
45 rpm / TT:

Recorded at EMI Studio No. 1, Abbey Road, London, England.

W-3

J.S. Bach: Schafe können sicher weiden: aria from the birthday cantata Was mir behagt das ist die mentre Jagd [C-1]

 

Aria for Soprano Sckönnen sicher weiden (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 []

-

-

Soprano: Katherine Harris; Alfred Mann, Anton Winkler (Recorders); Edith Weiss-Mann (Harpsichord); Lucy Weiss (Viola da gamba)

Hargail Recorder Records H-1004-A/B [mx. MW 104 A/B]

194_?

78 rpm / TT:

Source: Stanford University: SearchWorks

W-4

Bach on Sunday - A Program of Choral, Organ & Instrumental Music [C-6]

Sinfonia BWV 1040 (from Cantata BWV 208) [3:00]

Helmut Winschermann

Deutsche Bachsolisten

-

Baroque Music Club

1968

CD

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W-5

Clair de Lune [K-2]

 

Bach-Grainger: Blithe Bells, Ramble on Aria for Soprano Schafe können sicher weiden (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208, for piano []

Roger Woodward (Piano)

BMG SPCD-1198

1989

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The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (December 2000 - November 2013)
Thanks to contributors: John Carroll (January 2006, July 2006), Robert Killingsworth (January 2005), Manfred Krugmann (September 2012), Farhan Malik (October 2011)

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