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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 216
Vergnügte Pleißenstadt [Fragment]

Ref.

BWV 216

German Title

Vergnügte Pleißenstadt [fragment]

English Title

Who doth his joy in thy great {splendor/beauty} take (by Z. Philip Ambrose)

Event

Secular Cantata for the Wedding of Johann Heinrich Wolff and Susanna Regina Hempel

Composed

Leipzig, 1728
1st performance: February 5, 1728 - Leipzig

Text

Christian Friedrich Henrici (Picander)

Text: German-1 | German-5 | German-6 | Translations: Chinese-2 | English-1 | English-3

Scoring

Soloists: Soprano, Alto
Orchestra: ?

Capella: Complete [cap]

References

BGA: 34 | NBA: I/40 | BC: G 43 | Zwang: - | First Published: Berlin, 1924

Commentary

Crouch

Music

-

Statues

Fragment of text & music

Discussions

December 1999 - January 2000; Week of November 24, 2013

Contents

 

Complete Recordings of Cantata BWV 216
Details of Cantata BWV 216a

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

Recordings

Complete Recordings

1

J.S. Bach: Hochzeitkantaten [C-11]

 

Cantata BWV 216, recovered by Joshua Rifkin [23:55]

Joshua Rifkin

Bach Concertino Osaka

Soprano: Susanne Rydén; Alto: Marianne Beate Kielland

Mainich Classics MNCL-104

Mar 20 & 23, 2005

CD / TT: 55:42

Recorded live at Suntory Hall, Tokyo, Japan.
Executive Producer: Tokihiko Umezu; Recording Producer: Yoshinori Nishiwaki (N&F); Balance Engineer: Suenori Fukui (N&F).

The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (October 2005)
Thanks to contributors: Richard Sams (October 2005)

Cantatas BWV 216 & BWV 216a: Details & Discography of BWV2 16 | Details of BWV 216a
Discussions:
Part 1 | Part 2

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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