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Cantata BWV 244a
Klagt, Kinder, klagt es aller Welt

Ref.

BWV 244a

German Title

Klagt, Kinder, klagt es aller Welt

English Title

Cry, children, cry to all the world (by Z. Philip Ambrose)

Event

Funeral of Prince Leopold of Anhalt-Cöthen

Composed

Leipzig (?), 1729 [Music parodised from Cantata BWV 198, Markus-Passion BWV 247 & Matthäus-Passion BWV 244]
1st performance: March 23-24, 1729 - Köthen

Text

Christian Friedrich Henrici (Picander) (Version 1: 1729; Version 2: 1732)

Text: German-5 | German-6 | German-7
Translations: English-1

Scoring

Music lost

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References

BGA: XX | NBA: I/34, II/5 KB | BC: B 22 | Zwang: - | First Published: -

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Contents

Complete Recordings

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Discography

Complete Recordings

1

J.S. Bach: Trauer Music - Music to mourne Prince Leopold, BWV 244a [C-7]

 
 

Cantata Klagt, Kinder, klagt es aller Welt, BWV 244a, reconstructed by Andrew Parrott [78:29]

Andrew Parrott

Taverner Consort & Players

Taverner Consort: Soprano: Emily van Evera; Mezzo-soprano: Clare Wilkinson; Tenor: Charles Daniels; Baritone: Thomas Meglioranza
with: Soprano: Carys Lane; Alto: Natanya Hadda; Tenor: Christopher Watson; Bass: Giles Underwood [tracks 5, 24]; Tenor: Tom Phillips [track 5]
Taverner Players; Violins: Kati Debretzeni, Matthew Truscott; Viola: Jane Rogers; Cello: Jonathan Manson; Violas da gamba: Susanne Heinrich, Charles Medlam; Violone: William Hunt; Flutes: Katy Bircher, Guy Williams; Oboes (d'amore, da caccia): Katharina Spreckelsen, Catherine Latham; Organ, Harpsichord: Steven Devine
with: Violin: Jean Paterson [tracks 3, 15]
Chamber organ by William Drake; Double-manual harpsichord after Michael Mietke (c1704) by Bruce Kennedy

Avie AV-2241
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Nov 27-30, 2010

CD / TT: 78:40
MP3 / TT: 78:29

Recorded at Church of St. Michael & All Angels, Summertown, Oxford, England.
Producer: Adrian Hunter.
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2

J.S. Bach: Cantate pour le Prince de Cöthen [C-0]

 

Cantata Klagt, Kinder, klagt es aller Welt, BWV 244a (music parodised from Matthäus-Passion BWV 244, Trauer Ode BWV 198, & encore from Mass in B minor BWV 232)

Raphaël Pichon

Ensemble Pygmalion

Soloists: Soprano: Sabine Devieilhe; Alto: Carlos Mena; Tenor: James Gilchrist; Bass: Benoît Arnould
Vocal ensemble: Sopranos: Anne-Marie Beaudette, Maïlys de Villoutreys, Sabine Devieilhe, Judith Fa, Violaine Le Chenadec; Altos: Jean-Christophe Clair, Laia Cortés-Calafell, Anne Maugard, Carlos Mena; Tenors: Didier Chassaing, Davy Cornillot, Guillaume Gutiérrez, James Gilchrist; Basses: Benoît Arnould, Nicolas Boulanger, Jean-Michel Durang, Geoffroy Heurard
Instrumental ensemble: Violins 1: Sophie Gent [Solo], Marie Rouquié, Béatrice Linon; Violins 2: Gabriel Grosbard, Cyrielle Eberhardt, Sandrine Dupé; Violas: Jérôme Van Waerbeke, Kate Goodbehere; Violas da gamba: Lucile Boulanger, Myriam Rignol; Violone: Christian Staude; Harpsichord: François Guerrier; Organ: Sébastien Daucé; Lutes: Diego Salamanca, Jérôme Lefebvre; Double-bass: Elise Christiaens; Bassoon: Augustin Humeau; Oboes: Jasu Moisio, Alexandra Bellamie; Transverse Flutes: Georgia Browne, Anne Thivierge

YouTube

Sep 17, 2011

Video / TT:

Filmed & recorded live at Église Notre-Dame, Taverny, France, in the frame of Festival d' Ile de France.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 244a by R. Pichon.
Watch on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 244a: Mvt. 1 [6:32] + Mvt. 6 [6:33] + Mvt. 9 [8:30] + Mvt. 20 [7:06] + Mvt. 24 [6:57]

3

J.S. Bach: Köthener Trauermusik, BWV 244a [C-1]

 
 

Cantata BWV 244a Klagt, Kinder, klagt es aller Welt, reconstructed by Morgan Jourdain in collaboration with Raphaël Pichon [73:53]

Raphaël Pichon

Ensemble Pygmalion

Soloists: Soprano: Sabine Devieilhe; Counter-tenor: Damien Guillon; Tenor: Thomas Hobbs; Bass: Christian Immler
Choir: Sopranos: Anne-Marie Beaudette, Armelle Cardot Froeliger, Anne-Emmanuelle Davy, Violaine Le Chenadec, Lucie Chartin (as Lucie Van Baaren); Altos: Jean-Christophe Clair, Cécile Pilorger, Marie Pouchelon, Alexander Schneider; Tenors: Didier Chassaing, Davy Cornillot, Guillaume Gutiérrez, Randol Rodriguez-Rubio; Basses: Pau Bordas, Nicolas Boulanger, Geoffroy Heurard, Pierre Virly
Orchestra: Concert-mistress: Sophie Gent; Violins 1: Sophie Gent, Louis Créac'h, Béatrice Linon, Marie Rouquié; Violins 2: Gabriel Grosbard, Cyrielle Eberhardt, Satomi Watanabe, David Wish; Violas: Jérôme Van Waerbeke, Kate Goodbehere; Viola da gamba: Julien Léonard, Myriam Rignol; Violoncello: Antoine Touche; Double-bass: Christian Staude, Thomas de Pierrefeu [1, 7, 15]; Oboes: Jasu Moisio, Lidewei De Sterck; Flutes: Georgia Browne, Anne Thivierge; Bassoon: Evolène Kiener; Organ: Sébastien Daucé; Harpsichord: Arnaud De Pasquale; Theorbo, archlute: Thomas Dunford; Lute: Diego Salamanca

Harmonia Mundi HMC-902211
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May 2014

CD / TT: 73:53
MP3 / TT: 73:47

Recorded at Chapelle Royal, Versailles, France.
Artistic Director & Editing: Aline Blondiau; Sound Engineer & Mastering: Hugues Deschaux.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 244a by R. Pichon.
Watch on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 244a: Complete Cantata [73:49] | Complete Cantata [73:59] | Interview with R. Pichon
Part 1: Mvt. 1: Chorus [4:46] + Mvt. 2: Recitative [A] [1:23] + Mvt. 3: Aria [A] [3:47] + Mvt. 4: Recitative [T] [0:57] + Mvt. 5: Aria [T] [4:07] + Mvt. 6: Recitative [S] [1:06] + Mvt. 7: Chorus [4:07]
Part 2: Mvt. 8: Chorus [3:50] + Mvt. 9: Recitative [A] [0:39] + Mvt. 10: Aria [A] [6:29] + Mvt. 11: Recitative [S] [1:05] + Mvt. 12: Aria [S] [4:40] + Mvt. 13: Recitative [B] [0:31] + Mvt. 14: Chorus [3:19]
Part 3: Mvt. 15: Aria [B] [5:08] + Mvt. 16: Recitative [A] [0:50] + Mvt. 17: Aria [A] [4:19] + Mvt. 18: Recitative [T] 0:50] + Mvt. 19: Aria & Chorus [4:33]
Part 4: Mvt. 20: Aria [B] [5:46] + Mvt. 21: Recitative [S] [1:28] + Mvt. 22: Aria [S] [2:56] + Mvt. 23: Recitative [B] [1:34] + Mvt. 24: Chorus [6:06] | Sequence
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J.S. Bach: Köthener Trauermusik, BWV 244a [C-2]

 

Cantata Klagt, Kinder, klagt es aller Welt, BWV 244a, reconstructed by Alexander Grychtolik [73:29]

Alexander Grychtolik

Mitteldeutsche Hofmusik (choir & orchestra; as Deutsche Hofmusik)

Soprano: Gudrun Sidonie Otto; Counter-tenor: David Erler; Tenor: Hans Jörg Mammel; Bass: Daniel Ochoa
Jan de Winne (Transverse Flute); Marcel Ponseele (Oboe)

Deutsche Harmonia Mundi (Sony Music) 88875164222
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2014

CD / TT: 73:29
MP3 / TT: 73:29

Recorded at Jakobikirche, Köthen, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany.
Performed also at Jakobikirche, Köthen, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany on Sep 26, 2014; Augustinuskirche, Schwäbisch Gmünd, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, in the frame of Festival Europäische Kirchenmusik Schwäbisch Gmünd on Jul 23, 2015.
Buy this album at:
CD (2015): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.,de
Music Download: Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de

The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (November 2011 - April 2017)

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