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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 57
Selig ist der Mann

Ref.

BWV 57

German Title

Selig ist der Mann

English Title

Blessed is the Man (by Alec Robertson)

Event

Solo Cantata in Dialogue (for Soprano & Bass) for 2nd Day of Christmas [St. Stefanus Day]
Readings: Epistle: Titus. 3: 4-7 / Acts 6: 8-15 & 7: 55-60; Gospel: Matthew 23: 35-39 / Luke 2: 15-20

Composed

Leipzig, 1725
1st performance: December 26, 1725 - Leipzig
A repeat performance is possible at an undetermined date based upon some autograph indications added by Bach to the brass parts.

Text

James I: 12 (Mvt. 1); Ahasverus Fritsch (Mvt. 8); Georg Christian Lehms (Mvts. 2-7)

Text: German-1 | German-6 | NBA Text | Translations: Catalan-1 | Chinese-2 | Dutch-1 | Dutch-3 | English-1 | English-3I | English-3P | English-6 | English-10 | French-4 | French-6 | Hebrew-1 | Indonesian-1 | Italian-2 | Russian-1 | Russian-3 | Spanish-2 | Spanish-3 | Spanish-7
Chorale Text: Hast du denn, Jesu, dein Angesicht

Scoring

Soloists: Soprano, Bass; 4-part Chorus
Orchestra: 2 oboes, taille (tenor oboe), 2 violins, viola, organ, continuo
Mvt. 1: Aria | Mvt. 2: Recitative | Mvt. 3: Aria | Mvt. 4: Recitative (Dialogue) | Mvt. 5: Aria | Mvt. 6: Recitative (Dialogue) | Mvt. 7: Aria | Mvt. 8: Chorale

Score Vocal & Piano [1.55 MB] | Score BGA [2.44 MB]
Chorales: Mvt. 8
Capella: Mvt. 8 [cap]

References

BGA: XII/2 | NBA: I/3.1 | BC: A 14 | Zwang: K 133 | First Published: BG, 1863 | Autograph score (facsimile): Berlin, Staatsbibliothek

Commentary

BCW - Smend [PDF] | Crouch | AMG | Emmanuel Music | Mincham | DW [Dutch] | Role [French] | Reyes [Spanish]

Music

Music Examples

Discussions

Week of December 3, 1999; Week of August 12, 2007; Week of May 10, 2009; Week of April 20, 2014

Contents

 

Complete Recordings
Recordings of Individual Movements

Discussions - Part 1 (1st round)
Discussions - Part 2 (2nd round)
Discussions - Part 3 (3rd round)
Discussions - Part 4 (4th round)

John Eliot Gardiner - Bach Cantata Pilgrimage - Vol. 15
Complete Cantatas Vol. 17 - conducted by Ton Koopman
Bach Edition Vol. 4 & 5 - Cantatas Vol. 1 & 2 - conducted by Pieter Jan Leusink
Cantatas Vol. 43 - conducted by Masaaki Suzuki

Discography - Part 1

Complete Recordings

1

Willem Mengelberg - Volume 1 (J.S. Bach) [C-2]

Cantata BWV 57 []

Willem Mengelberg

Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam

Soprano: Jo Vincent; Bass: Max Kloos

Mengelberg Edition

Nov 7, 1940

CD / TT: 57:43

Recorded at the Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Holland.

2

J.S. Bach: Kantaten 12. Folge
J.S. Bach: Das Kanatenwerk - BWV 36, BWV 57 [LA-1]
Bach Made in Germany Vol. 1 - Cantatas I

 

Cantata BWV 57 [25:31]

Günther Ramin

Thomanerchor Leipzig / Gewandhausorchester Leipzig

Soprano: Agnes Giebel, Bass: Johannes Oettel
Gernot Schwickert (Harpsichord); Hannes Kästner (Organ)

Eterna 820-527
Eurodisc 71-530
Berlin Classics
Leipzig Classics 001801-2BC

Dec 14, 1951

LP / TT:
LP / TT:
CD / TT: 74:45
CD / TT: 74:45

Recorded at Thomaskirche, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany.
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3

Bach: Cantata No. 57 Selig ist der mann; Cantata No. 32 Liebster Jesu, mein verlangen [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 57 []

Rolf Reinhardt

Pro Musica Orchestra and Chorus, Stuttgart

Soprano: Agnes Giebel; Bass: Bruno Müller
Reinhold Barchet (Violin); Fritz Fischer (Oboe); Eva Hoelderlin (Organ)

Vox
Lyrichord LL-98

1954

LP / TT: 50 min

 

4

Radio Recording - Archiv-Nr: U0-02684 [R-32]

 

Cantata BWV [29:40]

Max Thurn

Members of NDR-Chor / NDR Sinfonieorchester

Soprano: Margot Guilleaume; Baritone: Horst Günter
Johannes Schloemer (Oboe); Hans Kohlert (Oboe); Wilhelm Schaper (Oboe da caccia); August Schneider (Violin)
Basso continuo: Gerhard Gregor (Organ); Wolfram Hentschel (Violoncello); Gerhard Ullrich (Double-bass)

Norddeutsche Rundfunk in Hamburg

Nov 21/22, 1957

Tape / TT:

Recorded in Hamburg, Germany.

5

J.S. Bach: Kantate BWV 57 Selig ist der Mann [Radio Recording] [R-4]

 

Cantata BWV 57 [25:53]

Karl Ristenpart

Singgemeinschaft Günther Karau / Kammerorchester des Saarländischen Rundfunks

Soprano: Ingeborg Reichelt; Bass: Jakob Stämpfli

Archiv Saarl.Rundf.

Jul 21, 1959

Tape

Recorded live in Saarbrücken, Saarland, Germany.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 57 by K. Ristenpart.

6

J.S. Bach: Cantata No. 140, Cantata No. 57 [L-8]
J.S. Bach: Trois Cantatas BWV 82, 159 et 57
[C-3]

 

Cantatas BWV 57 [LP=25:35 / CD=25:30]

Karl Ristenpart

Chorus of the Conservatory of Sarrebruck (Director: Herbert Schmolzi) / Chamber Orchestra of the Saar

Soprano: Ursula Buckel; Bass: Jakob Stämpfli

Club Francais du Disque
Nonesuch H-71029
Accord

Jun 22, 1962

LP / TT: 51:08
LP / TT: 51:08
CD / TT: 70:00

Recorded in Saarlouis, Saarland, Germany.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 57 by K. Ristenpart.

7

Les Grandes Cantates de J.S. Bach Vol. 13
J.S. Bach: Cantata No. 57, Cantata No. 32 [L-13]
Bach Cantatas:
Volume 1

 

Cantate BWV 57 [26:43]

Fritz Werner

Heinrich-Schütz-Chor Heilbronn / Pforzheim Chamber Orchestra

Soprano: Agnes Giebel; Bass: Barry McDaniel

Erato STE-50180
Musical Heritage Society MHS-1007
Erato 2584-61401-2

Jun 1963

LP / TT: 51:05
LP / TT: 51:05
10-CD / TT: 741:36

Recorded in Ilsfeld, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
Listen on YouTube: Cantata BWV 57: Complete Cantata [25:50] | Mvt. 5: Aria [B] [6:42]
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8

J.S. Bach: Cantate BWV 57 · Magnificat BWV 243 [C-1]

 

Cantate BWV 57 [28:07]

Jean-Marie Auberson

Choir & Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera

Soprano: Maria Stader; Bass: Heinz Rehfuss

Fnac 642329
Tono FC-486
Editions Atlas

Jun 25, 1964

CD / TT: 58:25

Recorded at Bayerische Hofes, Vienna, Austria.
Listen on YouTube: Cantata BWV 57: Complete Cantata [28:06]
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9

J.S. Bach: Due Cantate per il periodo di Natale [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 57 [27:28]

Vittorio Gui

Orchestra Sinfonica e Coro di Milano della RAI (Chorus Master: Giulio Bertola)

Soprano: Maria Stader; Bass: Franco Ventriglia

RAI Radio Broadcast

Apr 2, 1965

MP3 Download / TT: 47:40

Recorded live in Milan, Italy. Uploaded from the archives of RAI on December 23, 2011.

10

Bach: 13 Sacred Cantatas & 13 Sinfonias [C-3]
J.S. Bach: 10 Festkantaten [C-7]

 

Cantata BWV 57 [22:25]

Helmut Winschermann

Chor de Deutsche Bachsolisten / Deutsche Bachsolisten

Soprano: Elly Ameling; Bass: Hermann Prey

Philips 454346
Philips 6542806-810

Mar 1970

5-CD / TT: 352:39
10-LP / TT:

Recorded at...

11

J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk · Complete Cantatas · Les Cantates, Folge / Vol. 15 - BWV 57-60
J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk - Sacred Cantatas
Vol. 3 - BWV 37-52, 54-60
Bach-2000
Vol. 2: Sacred Cantatas 2 - BWV 48-52, 54-69, 69a, 70-99
Bach: Cantatas / Kantaten
Vol. 18 - BWV 57-60

 
 
 
 

Cantata BWV 57 [23:22 / 22:24]

Nikolaus Harnoncourt

Tölzer Knabenchor (Chorus Master: Gerhard Schmidt-Gaden) / Concentus Musicus Wien

Boy Soprano: Peter Jelosits (Soloist of the Wiener Sängerknaben); Bass: Ruud van der Meer

Telefunken 6.35305
Teldec 8.43745 ZK
Teldec 4509-91757-2
Teldec 3984-25707-2
Teldec 8573-81197-2
Warner Classics 8573-81197-5

Jun+Nov 1975

2-LP / TT: 63 min
CD / TT: 63:26
6-CD / TT: 415:47
15-CD / TT: 963:00
CD / TT: 63:26
CD / TT: 63:26

Recorded at Casino Zögernitz, Vienna, Austria.
Listen on YouTube: Cantata BWV 57: Complete Cantata [22:21] | Complete Cantata [22:24] | Mvt. 2: Recitative [S] & Mvt. 3: Aria [S] (Scrolling Score) [7:35] | Cantatas BWV 57, BWV 58, BWV 59, BWV 60 [63:24]
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12

Die Bach Kantate Vol. 63 (Cantatas BWV 57, 64, 151)
Edition Bachakademie Vol. 18 (Cantatas BWV 54-57)

 

Cantata BWV 57 [27:14]

Helmuth Rilling

Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart / Bach-Collegium Stuttgart

Soprano: Arleen Augér, Bass: Walter Heldwein
Fumiaki Miyamoto (Oboe); Hedda Rothweiler (Oboe); Dietmar Keller (Oboe da caccia); Kurt Etzold (Bassoon); Walter Forchert (Concert-master); Barbara Haupt-Brauckmann (Continuo Cello); Thomas Lom (Double-bass); Hans-Joachim Erhard (Harpsichord, Positive Organ)

Hänssler 98.825
Hänssler 92.018
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Nov 1981; Feb 1982

CD / TT: 66:12
CD / TT: 72:56
MP3 / TT: 72:45

Recorded at Gedächtniskirche Stuttgart, Germany. Recording: Tonstudio Teije van Geest; Recording Supervision: Richard Hauck.
Listen on YouTube: Mvt. 3: Aria [S] [6:56] | Cantatas BWV 54, BWV 55, BWV 56, BWV 57 [72:54]
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13

J.S. Bach: Dialogue Cantatas - Nos. 57, 58, 59 & 152 [C-2]

Cantata BWV 57 [20:50]

Pál Németh

Savaria Vocal Ensemble (Artistic Director: István Deáky) / Capella Savaria (on authentic instruments) a'=415 Hz / cps

Soprano: Mária Zádori; Bass: László Polgár
István Balázs (Violin)
Continuo: Cseperke Falvary (Cello); György Janzsó (Double-bass); Tamás Szekendi (Organ)

Hungaroton HCD-12897

Mar 15-20, 1988

CD / TT: 60:17

Recorded at Savaria Museum, Szombathely, Hungary. Recording Producer: Andrása Székely; Sound Engineer: Veronika Vincze.
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14

J.S. Bach: Cantates de Nöel [C-9]

Cantata BWV 57 [23:04]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

Soprano: Vasiljka Jezovšek, Bass: Peter Kooy
Choir: Sopranos: Annelies Coene, Susan Hamilton, Lut van der Velde, Dominique Verkinderen; Altos: Beat Duddeck, Steve Dugardin, Mieker Wouters, Martin van der Zeijst; Tenors: André Berkoens, André Cats, Koen Laukens, Warren Trevelyan-Jone; Basses: Pieter Coene, Paul Van den Bereghe, Robert van der Vinne, Bart Van De Weghe, Frits Van Hulle
Orchestra: Sirkka-Liisa Kaakinen-Pilch (Concert-master); Attilio Motzo, Paulien Kostenze, Michyio Kondo, Andreas Preuss, Adrian Chamorro, Thérese Kipfer, Corrado Masoni (Violins); Pieter Van Boxelaere, Catherine Puig, Jean-Luc Thonnerieux (Violas); Ageet Zweistra, Harm Jan Schwitters (Violoncellos); Jonathan Cable (Double-bass); Patrick Beuckels, Jaan De Winne (Flutes); Bart Coen, Koen Dieltiens, Marleen Vertommen (Recorders); Marcel Ponseele, Taka Kitazato, Anne Van Lancker (Oboes); Margaret Bongers (Bassoon); Herman Stinders (Organ)

Harmonia Mundi France

Dec 1995

CD TT: 61:42

1st recording of Cantata BWV 57 by P. Herreweghe.
Listen on YouTube: Cantata BWV 57: Complete Cantata [23:07]
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15

Music Fest Bremen ‘96: Philippe Herreweghe dirigent Chor und Orchester des Collegium Vocal Gent [C-21]

 

Cantata BWV 57 [22:24]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

Soprano: Vasiljka Jezovšek; Bass: Peter Kooy

Die Sparkasse in Bremen 0630-12616-3

Sep, 8, 1996

CD / TT: 49:14

Recorded live by Radio Bremen during Music Fest Bremen at the Kirche Unser Lieben Frauen, Bremen, Germany.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 57 by P. Herreweghe.

16

Bach Edition Vol. 5 - Cantatas Vol. 2

 
 

Cantata BWV 57 [25:00]

Pieter Jan Leusink

Holland Boys Choir / Netherlands Bach Collegium

Soprano: Ruth Holton; Bass: Bas Ramselaar
HBC: Trebles: Anne Jan Leusink, Hans van Roset, Aalt jan van Roest, Jelle Stocker, Herjan Pullen, Gerwin Zwep, Evert Jan Engeltjes, Erik Guldenaar, Jaap Hoogendoors, Henri Noordmans; Counter-tenors: Arjan Doktor, Gerald Engeltjes, Maarten Engeltjes, Arjen Nap, Vincent Groeneveld, Jan Willem Prins, Edwin Smit; Tenors: Martinus Leusink, Frans Benschop, Cor van Twillert, Marijn Takken, Peter Bloemendaal, Jan Pullen; Basses: Jeroen Assink, Jim Groenevald, Sebastian Holz, Huib van Hinsbergen, Klaus Alberts, Piet Schuyn, Gerrit van Haaken
NBC: John Wilson Meyer (Concert-master), Laura Johnson, Pieter Affourtit, Elin Eriksson, Foskien Kooistra, Jun Okada, Mimi Mitchel, Fiorenza De Donatis (Violins); Jan Willem Vis, Simon Murphy, Örsze Adam, Bernadette Verhagen (Violas); Frank Wakelkamp, Thomas Pitt (Violoncellos); Robert Franenberg, Maggie Urquhart, Jan Hollestelle (Double-bass); Peter Frankenberg, Ofer Frenkel, Eduard Wesley, Fernmando Souza (Oboes); Trudy va der Wulp, Norbert Kunst (Bassoons); Vaughan Schlepp, Rien Voskuilen, Stephen Taylor (Organ)

Brilliant Classics 99364

Apr-Sep 1999

5-CD / TT: 297:16

Recorded at St. Nicolaschurch, Elburg, the Netherlands.
See: Bach Edition Vol. 4 & 5 - Cantatas Vol. 1 & 2 - conducted by Pieter Jan Leusink
Listen on YouTube: Cantatas BWV 114, BWV 57, BWV 155 [62:02]
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17

Bach Cantatas Vol. 15: New York
For the 3rd Day of Christmas

 
 

Cantata BWV 57 [22:56]

John Eliot Gardiner

Monteverdi Choir / English Baroque Soloists

Soprano: Joanne Lunn; Bass: Peter Harvey

Soli Deo Gloria 127

Dec 27, 2000

CD / TT: 76:15

Live recording from the Bach Cantata Pilgrimage at St Bartholomew’s Church, New York City, New York, USA.
See: John Eliot Gardiner - Bach Cantata Pilgrimage - Vol. 15
Listen on YouTube: Cantata BWV 57: Mvt. 5: Aria [B] [4:54]
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18

J.S. Bach: Complete Cantatas Vol. 17

 
 

Cantata BWV 57 [21:57]

Ton Koopman

Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra & Choir

Soprano: Sibylla Rubens; Bass: Klaus Mertens
ABC: Sopranos: Andrea van Beek, Pauline Graham, Cécile Kempenaers, Vera Lansink, Lut van de Velde, Dorothee Wohlgemuth; Altos: Annemieke Cantor, Stephen Carter, Peter de Groot, Hugo Naessens; Tenors: Malcolm Bennett, Otto Bouwknegt, Henk Gunneman, Michiel ten Houte de Lange, Geraint Roberts; Basses: Donald Bentvelsen, Matthijs Mesdag, René Steur, Hans Wijers
ABO: Mvts. 1-7: Margaret Faultless, Kati Debretzeni, Lisa Domnisch, Lisa Ferguson, Foskien Kooistra, Fanny Pestalozzi, David Rabinovich, Alida Schat, Sebastiaan van Vucht (Violins); Katherine McGillivray, Jane Rogers (Violas); Jonathan Manson, Catherine Jones (Violoncellos); Nicholas Pap (Double-bass); Alfredo Bernardini, Michel Henry, Ann Vanlancker (Oboes); Wouter Verschuren (Bassoon); Mike Fentross (Lute); Ton Koopman / Kathryn Cok (Continuo)
Mvts. 8: Margaret Faultless, Kati Debretzeni, Lisa Domnisch, Lisa Ferguson, Foskien Kooistra, Fanny Pestalozzi, David Rabinovich, Alida Schat, Silvia Schweinberger (Violins); Katherine McGillivray, Jane Rogers (Violas); Jonathan Manson, Jennifer Morsches (Violoncellos); Michele Zeoli (Double-bass); Alfredo Bernardini, Michel Henry, Anna Starr (Oboes); Wouter Verschuren (Bassoon); Mike Fentross (Lute); Ton Koopman / Matthew Halls (Continuo)

Antoine Marchand CC-72217

Jun 20, 21, 23, 26, 27, 2001 [Mvts. 1-7]
Oct 28, Nov 4,5 2002 [Mvt. 8]

3-CD / TT: 189:12

Recorded at Waalse Kerk, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Listen on YouTube: Cantata BWV 57: Mvt. 7: Aria [S] [3:53]
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The Baroque Ensemble, December 10, 2004 [C-3]

Cantata BWV 57 [23:30]

Carole Terry

University of Washington Baroque Ensemble

Unknown vocal soloists

University of Washington: School of Music

Dec 10, 2004

CD / TT: 51:17

Source: WorlCat Libraries

20

Bach: Dialogue Cantatas · Dialogkantaten (BWV 57, 152, 49) [C-2]

Rainer Kussmaul

RIAS-Kammerchor / Berliner Barock Solisten

Soprano: Dorothea Röschmann; Bass-Baritone: Thomas Quasthoff
Choir: Sopranos: Anette Lösch, Stephanie Petitlaurent, Sabine Nürmberger-Genbaczka, Hannerlore Starke; Altos: Andreas Effert, Waltraud Heinrich, Franziska Markowitsch; Tenors: Joachim Buhrmann, Christian Mücke, Friedemann Körner; Basses: Werner Matusch, Klaus Thiem, Jonathan E. dela Paz Zaens
Orchestra: Rainer Kussmaul, Sebastian Heesch, Rüdiger Liebermann, Kotowa Machida, Bernhard Forck, Rainer Orlovsky, Zoltan Almasi (Violins); Walter Küssner, Ernst-Martin Schmidt (Violas); Georg Faust (Violoncello); Klaus Stoll (Violone); Rapahael Alpermann (Organ); Stefan Schweigert (Bassoon); Christian Hommel (Oboe & Oboe d'amore); Yoshiko Miwako (Oboe); Viola Orlovsky (English Horn)

Deutsche Grammophon 4776591
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May-Jun 2007

CD / TT: 61:00
MP3 / TT: 60:33

Recorded at Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin-Dahlem, Germany. Producer: Christopher Alder; Recording Engineer: Hans-Ulrich Bastin; Assistan Engineer: Oliver Rogalla von Heiden; Project Coordinator: Matthias Spindler Editing: Christopher Alder.
Listen on YouTube: Cantata BWV 57: Mvt. 5: Aria [B] [5:42]
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21

J.S. Bach: Cantates BWV 32, 49, 57 [C-1]

 

Cantatas BWV 57 [23:04]

Patrick Cohën-Akenine

Choeur Regional d'Auvergne (Direction: Blaise Plumetaz) / Les Folies Françoises

Soprano: Salomé Haller; Bass: Stephan MacLeod
Francois Saint-Yves (Organ)

Cypres 1652

Aug 4-8, 2007

CD / TT: 67:39

Recorded at l'Eglise de Pontaumur, Combrailles, France.
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22

J.S. Bach: Cantatas Vol. 43 - BWV 57, 110, 151

 
 

Cantatas BWV 57 [22:40]

Masaaki Suzuki

Bach Collegium Japan

Soprano: Hana Blažíková; Bass: Peter Kooy
Chorus: Sopranos: Hana Blažíková, Minae Fujisaki, Yoshie Hida; Altos: Robin Blaze, Hiroya Aoki, Tamaki Suzuki; Tenors: Gerd Türk, Yusuke Fujii, Yosuke Taniguchi; Basses: Peter Kooy, Daisuke Fujii, Yusuke Watanabe
Orchestra: Oboe I / Oboe d’amore: Masamitsu San’nomiya; Oboe II: Yukari Maehashi; Oboe III / Oboe da caccia: Atsuko Ozaki; Bassoon: Takako Kunugi; Violin I: Natsumi Wakamatsu leader, Paul Herrera, Yuko Takeshima; Violin II: Azumi Takada, Yuko Araki, Kaori Toda; Viola: Yoshiko Morita, Amiko Watabe
Continuo: Violoncello: Hidemi Suzuki; Violone: Takashi Konno; Harpsichord: Masato Suzuki; Organ: Naoko Imai

BIS 1761

Jul 2008

SACD / TT: 62:28

Recorded at the Kobe Shoin Women's University Chapel, Japan.
See: Cantatas Vol. 43 - conducted by Masaaki Suzuki
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23

J.S. Bach: Kantate BWV 57 „Selig ist der Mann, der die Anfechtung erduldet“ [C-42]
Bachkantaten N°6 (BWV 140, 57, 73)

 
 

Cantata BWV 57 []

Rudolf Lutz
Reflection lecture: Annemarie Pieper

(OVPP - No Choir) / Schola Seconda Pratica

Soprano: Julia Neumann; Alto: Antonia Frey; Tenor: Nicolas Savoy; Bass: Ekkehard Abele
Orchestra: Violin: Renate Steinmann, Plamena Nikitasova, Monika Baer, Christine Baumann, Sylvia Gmür, Martin Korrodi; Viola: Susanna Hefti, Martina Bischof; Violoncello: Maya Amrein; Violone: Iris Finkbeiner; Bassoon: Susann Landert; Oboe: Maike Buhrow, Thomas Meraner; Oboe da caccia: Ingo Müller; Organ: Norbert Zeilberger

Gallus Media
Gallus Media 123
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Dec 17, 2010

DVD / TT:
CD / TT:
MP3 / TT: 60:09

Recorded live at Evangelische Kirche, Trogen, Switzerland.
The DVD (in German, no subtitles) includes a film recording of the complete cantata, introductory workshop, reflection lecture of the speaker and a film portrait of the J. S. Bach Foundation.
Recording and production: Sound engineer: Stefan Ritzenthaler, Johannes Widmer; Producer: Meinrad Keel; Production: GALLUS MEDIA AG, Switzerland; DVD format: PAL.
Watch on YouTube: Cantata BWV 57: Mvt. 3: Aria [S] [5:04]
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J.S. Bach: Cantatas for the Complete Liturgical Year Vol. 14: "Weihnachts-Kantaten" - Cantatas BWV 57 · 91 · 122 · 151

 

Cantata BWV 57 [22:49]

Sigiswald Kuijken

(OVPP - No Choir) / La Petite Bande

Soprano: Gerlinde Sämann; Alto: Petra Noskaiova; Tenor: Christoph Genz; Bass: Jan Van der Crabben

Accent 25314

Dec 18-21, 2010

SACD / TT: 74:56

Recorded in Anvers, Belgium.
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The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (December 1999 - June 2014)
Thanks to contributors: Yoël L. Arbeitman (July 2012), Rainer Baruth (January 2012), Dan Dews (February 2013), Yves Dubois (March 2011), Rolf Günther (October 2012), Matthias Hansen (June 2009), Stefan Heise (January 2011),
Frits V. Herbold (February 2012), Manfred Krugmann (June 2012), Christian Moll (November 2009), Jean Gabriel Puyraveau (October 2011), Teri Noel Towe (June 2007), Nagamiya Tutomu (December 2002)

Cantata BWV 57: 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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