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Kurt Redel
Bach's Instrumental Works

Contents

Recordings of Chamber Works
Recordings of Orchestral Works
Recordings of Musical Offering & Art of Fugue
Recordings of Arrangements & Transcriptions
Box Sets
Recordings of Vocal Works

Kurt Redel- Short Biography
Pro Arte Orchestra, Munich - Short History

Recordings

Recordings of Chamber Works

H-1

Bach: Sonatas

 

Trio Sonata in G major for flute, violin and harpsichord, BWV 1038 []
Sonata in E minor for flute and harpsichord, BWV ___ []
Sonata in G major for violin and harpsichord, BWV ___ []
Trio in D minor for flute, oboe and harpsichord, BWV 1036 (?) [];;;

The Collegium Pro Arte.

Kurt Redel (Flute); Ulrich Grehling (Violin); Helmut Winschermann (Oboe); Martin Bochmann (Cello); Irmgard Lechner (Harpsichord).

Oiseau Lyre OL-50015

1954 or earlier

LP / TT: ~ 45:00

 

Recordings of Orchestral Works

O-3

Bach: The four orchestral suites

 

Orchestral Suites BWV 1066-1069 [21:55, 19:15, 18:41, 18:58]

Kurt Redel

Pro Arte Orchestra, Munich

Rolf Reinhardt (Harpsichord)

Ducretet-Thomson DTL-93073/93074
Ducretet-Thomson 270-C036/C037

Apr 14-15, 1954

2-10” LP / TT:
2-10” LP / TT:

Recorded in Paris, France.
1st recording of Orchestral Suites BWV 1066-1069 by K. Redel.

O-1

J.S. Bach: Brandenburg Concertos

 

Brandenburg Concertos BWV 1046-1051 []

Kurt Redel

Pro-Arte Chamber Orchestra of Munich

Reinhold Barchet (Violin); Kurt Redel & Willy Schwegler (Recorder); Pierre Pierlot (Oboe); Pierre del Vescovo (Horn); Georg Schmid (Viola); Adolf Scherbaum (Trumpet); Hans Priegnitz (Harpsichord)

Ducretet-Thomson 270C-036/037
Erato LDE-3033-34
Erato EFM-42091
RCA GL-37077
Forgotten Records FR-626/7

Oct 31 & Nov 1-2, 4-5, 1955

2-LP / TT:
2-LP / TT:
10" / TT:
LP / TT:
2-CD / TT: 103:41

Recorded at Studio Apollo, Paris, France.
1st recording of Brandenburg Concertos BWV 1046-1051 by K. Redel.
Erato EFM-42091 & RCA GL-37077 include: Concertos 2 & 3.
Forgotten Records FR-626/7 includes also Magnificat BWV 243.

O-2

Three Violinists play Bach

 

Concerto for violin, strings & continuo No. 1 in A minor, BWV 1041 []
Concerto for violin, strings & continuo No. 2 in E major, BWV 1042 []
Concerto for 2 violins, strings & continuo in D minor ("Double"), BWV 1043 []
Concerto violin and oboe, strings & continuo in No. 1 in C minor, BWV 1060 []

Kurt Redel

Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Munich

Devy Erlih [BWV 1041, BWV 1043], Haenry Merckel [BWV 1042, BWV 1043], Reinhold Barchet [BWV 1060] (Violins); Kurt Kalmus (Oboe) [BWV 1060]

Ducretet-Thomson 270C081
Ducretet-Thomson DTL-93067
Opus Kura 7043

1956 or earlier

2 x 10" / TT:
LP / TT:
CD / TT: 67:49

LP includes only the Violin Concerts.
CD includes all 4 Concertos.
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O-4

Bach: Concertos B.1052, 1055, 1056
Three concertos for harpsichord and orchestra

Concerto for harpsichord, strings & continuo No. 1 in D minor, BWV 1052 []
Concerto for harpsichord, strings & continuo No. 4 in A major, BWV 1055 []
Concerto for harpsichord, strings & continuo No. 5 in F minor, BWV 1056 []

Kurt Redel

Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Munich

Rolf Reinhardt (Harpsichord)

Ducretet-Thomson
DTL-93097

1956 or earlier

LP / TT:

 

O-5

Bach: Keyboard Concerti Vol. 1 [O-1]

 

Concerto for harpsichord, strings & continuo No. 1 in D minor, BWV 1052 []
Concerto for harpsichord, strings & continuo No. 2 in E major, BWV 1053 []

Kurt Redel

Vienna State Opera Orchestra

Paul Badura-Skoda (Piano) [1052]; Jörg Demus (Piano) [1053]

Westminster WST-14109
Westminster XWN-18925

Jun 1959

LP / TT:

 

O-6

Bach: Keyboard Concerti Vol. 2 [O-2]

 

Concerto for harpsichord, strings & continuo No. 4 in A major, BWV 1055 []
Concerto for harpsichord, strings & continuo No. 5 in F minor, BWV 1056 []
Concerto for 2 harpsichords, strings & continuo in No. 1 in C minor, BWV 1060 []
Concerto for 2 harpsichords, strings & continuo No. 2 in C major, BWV 1061 []

Kurt Redel

Vienna State Opera Orchestra

Paul Badura-Skoda (Piano); Jörg Demus (Piano)

Westminster WST-14110
Westminster XWN-18926

Jun 1959

LP / TT:

 

O-7

J.S. Bach: Brandenburg Concertos [O-2]


Brandenburg Concertos BWV 1046-1051 [22:04, --, 10:50, --, --, 18:56]

Kurt Redel

Pro-Arte Chamber Orchestra of Munich (Orchestre De Chambre Pro Arte De Munich)

Karl Kolbinger (Bassoon)[1]; Wilhelm Schneller (Cello) [6]; Georg Hörtnagel (Double Bass) [6]; Kurt Redel [2, 4, 5]; Paul Meisen (Flute) [4] (Flutes); Robert Veyron-Lacroix (Harpsichord) [1-6, Solo in 5]; Kurt Richter [1], Willi Beck [1] (Horns); Leonhard Seifert [1], Pierre Pierlot [1, 2], Wilhelm Grimm [1] (Oboes); Maurice André (Trumpet) [2]; Irmingild Seemann [6], Rolf Alexander [6] (Viols); Franz Schessl [6] , Georg Schmid [6] (Violas); Reinhold Barchet (Violin) [1, 2, 4, 5]

Westminster XWN-2219
Erato DUE-20220
Erato LDE-3229-30
Erato STU-70129-30
Erato STE-50129-30
Musical Heritage Society

May 1-6, 1962

2-LP / TT:

Recorded at Salesianum de Munich, Germany.
2nd recording of Brandenburg Concertos BWV 1046-1051 by K. Redel.
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O-8

Bach: The 5 Suites for Orchestra
Bach: Les 5 suites pour orchestre

LP-1:
Orchestral Suite No. 1 in C major, BWV 1066 [19:28]
Orchestral Suite No. 4 in D major, BWV 1069 [17:57]
Orchestral Suite No. 5 in G minor, BWV 1070 [16:57]
LP-2:
Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV 1067 []
Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068 []

Kurt Redel

Munich Pro Arte Orchestra

Leonard Hokanson (Harpsichord); Kurt Redel (Flute); Maurice Andre (Trumpet)

Philips 835480/835481
Philips 813480/813481
Philips Tresors Classiques 6504036
Nippon Phonogram

1963

2 x LP / TT: 64:22 + ?

2nd recording of Orchestral Suites BWV 1066-1069 by K. Redel.

O-9

J.S. Bach: Concertos for 2 Harpsichords [O-3] [C-10]

 

Concerto for 2 harpsichords, strings & continuo in No. 1 in C minor, BWV 1060 [16:04]
Concerto for 2 harpsichords, strings & continuo No. 2 in C major, BWV 1061 [20:21]
Concerto for 2 harpsichords, strings & continuo No. 3 in C minor, BWV 1062 [18:10]

Kurt Redel

Orchestra of the Dresden Staatskapelle

Isolde Ahlgrimm, Hans Pischner (Harpsichords)

Corona / Eterna
Philips 6580089
Berlin Classics

Dec 1965

LP / TT:
CD / TT: 52:45

Recorded at Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany.
LP includes: BWV 1060, BWV 1062, BWV 1064.
Partially included in [B-1]
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O-10

Bach: Concertos for 3 and 4 Harpsichords [O-3] [O-4] [C-10]

Concerto for 3 harpsichords, strings & continuo in D minor, BWV 1063 [15:19]
Concerto for 3 harpsichords, strings & continuo in C major, BWV 1064 [18:13]
Concerto for 4 harpsichords, strings & continuo in A minor BWV 1065 [9:54]

Kurt Redel

Orchestra of the Dresden Staatskapelle

Isolde Ahlgrimm [All], Hans Pischner [All], Zuzana Ruzickova [All], Robert Veyron-Lacroix [1065] (Harpsichords)

Eterna / Corona
Berlin Classics

Dec 1965

CD / TT:

Recorded at Lukaskirche, Dresden, Germany.
Partially included in [B-1]
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O-11

J.S. Bach: Concertos pour deux piano et orchestre

Concerto for 2 harpsichords, strings & continuo in No. 1 in C minor, BWV 1060 []
Concerto for 2 harpsichords, strings & continuo No. 2 in C major, BWV 1061 []

Kurt Redel

Orchestre "Pro Arte" de Munich (Pro Arte Orchestra of Munich)

Marie-José Billard, Julien Azaïs (Pianos)

Philips Tresors Classiques 835760

1965 ?

LP / TT:

 

O-12

Jean-Sebastien Bach et le hautbois (Fiori Muicali 27)

 

Concerto for violin, oboe, strings & continuo in D minor, BWV 1060a, arranged by Hermann Tottcher []
Sinfonia: Pastorale (Mvt. 1 (10)) from Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248/2 []
Concerto for oboe, strings & continuo in F major, BWV 1053a, arranged by Gottfried Muller []

Kurt Redel

Kammer-Orchester Pro Arte (Munich) (Orchestre de Chambre "Pro Arte" de Munich)

Pierre Pierlot (Oboe); Georg Retyi (Violin) [1060a]; Leonard Hokanson (Harpsichord)

Erato EFM-8027
Erato ERA-1006

1960's

LP / TT:

 

O-13

Bach: Concertos BWV 1052, BWV 1055, BWV 1056

Concerto for harpsichord, strings & continuo No. 1 in D minor, BWV 1052 [24:41]
Concerto for harpsichord, strings & continuo No. 4 in A major, BWV 1055 [14:54]
Concerto for harpsichord, strings & continuo No. 5 in F minor, BWV 1056 [10:10]

Kurt Redel

Grenoble Ensemble (Ensemble Instrumental de Grenoble)

Abdel Rahman El Bacha (Piano)

Forlane 16537
Classical World

Nov 1984

CD / TT: 49:45

Recorded at Salle Oliver Messiaen, Grenoble, France.
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O-14

Bach / Händel: Concertos [O-2]

Concerto for 3 harpsichords, strings & continuo in D minor, BWV 1063 [16:16]
Concerto for 3 harpsichords, strings & continuo in C major, BWV 1064 [18:45]

Kurt Redel

Collegium Pro Arte

Eberhard Kraus (Harpsichord); Kurt Redel (Harpsichord); Hans Petermichl (Harpsichord)

Trax Classique
Digital Concerto

1987

CD / TT: 64:26

Other works: by G.F. Handel.

O-15

Bach in the Evening [O-3]


Concerto for harpsichord, strings & continuo No. 5 in F minor, BWV 1056 []
Concerto for 3 harpsichords, strings & continuo in D minor, BWV 1063 []

Kurt Redel

Munich Pro Arte Orchestra

Eberhard Kraus (Harpsichord)

Trax Classique / AVM
Platinum Disc
Echo Bridge Home Entertainment

1987

CD / TT:

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Ó-16

The Best of J.S. Bach

 

Concerto for flute, violin, harpsichord, strings & continuo in A minor ("Triple"), BWV 1044 [22:06]

Kurt Redel

Munich Pro Arte Orchestra

Hans Petermichl (Harpsichord); Johann Christoph Vogel (Violin); Kurt Redel (Flute)

AVM Records AVZ-3010
Resonance 3087 / ASV

1990 [released]

LP / TT:
CD / TT: 78:27

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O-17

Jubille Bach: Violin Concertos BWV 1041 1042 1043

 

Concerto for violin, strings & continuo No. 1 in A minor, BWV 1041 [14:18]
Concerto for violin, strings & continuo No. 2 in E major, BWV 1042 [18:13]
Concerto for 2 violins, strings & continuo in D minor ("Double"), BWV 1043 [15:57]
Encores:
"Air" from the G major Orchestral Suite []
Largo from the F major Harpsichord Concerto []

Kurt Redel

Munch Pro Arte Orchestra (Orchestre Pro Arte de Munich)

Thérèse Divry (Violin); Ferenc Ferenckiss (2nd Violin)
Encores: Kurt Redel (Flute); Loraine Ad Artem

Forlane

1994 or earlier

CD / TT:

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Recordings of Musical Offering & Art of Fugue

A-1

J.S. Bach: Art of the Fugue [A-1]

 

Die Kunst der Fuge BWV 1080, orchestrated by Kurt Redel

Kurt Redel

Pro Arte Kammerorchester

Karl Richter (Harpsichord & Organ)

Duretet-Thompson LAG-1075-76
Telefunken
Wesminster WAL-220

1955

2-LP / TT:

 

A-2

J.S. Bach: Offrande Musicale

 

Musical Offering BWV 1079, arranged by Kurt Redel

Kurt Redel

L'orchestre de Chambre PRO Arte de Munich (Kammer-Orchester Pro Arte (Munich))

Reinhold Barchet, Suzanne Lautenbacher (Violins); Georg Schmid, Ruth Schneller (Violas); Max Braun, Wilhem Schneller (Cellos); Kurt Redel (Flute); Rudolf Zartner (Pleyel Harpsichord); J. Cazauran (Contrabass)
Wolfgang Marschner; Leonard Hokanson

Erato LDE-3038
Erato RE-1062 / EPM-8062
MHS 1666

Dec 30, 1955

LP / TT: ~54:00
LP / TT:
LP / TT:

Recorded at Bal des Fleur, Paris, France.

Recordings of Arrangements & Transcriptions

T-1

Vivaldi a Notre-Dame: quatre concertos pour orgue et orchestre
Four concertos for organ and orchestra

Concerto No. 1 in G major (after Duke J. Ernst), BWV 592 []
Concerto No. 2 in A minor (after A. Vivaldi), BWV 593 []
Concerto No. 3 in C major (after A. Vivaldi), BWV 594 []
Concerto No. 5 in D minor (after A. Vivaldi), BWV 596 []
All arranged for organ & orchestra by Kurt Redel

Kurt Redel

Kammer-Orchester Pro Arte (Munich)

Pierre Cochereau (organ)

Philips Tresors Classiques 6504047

1964

LP / TT: ~ 45:00

Recorded at Notre-Dame, Paris, France.

T-2

Airs et adagios baroques

Choral "Nun Komm Der Heiden Heiland" []
Choral "Wachet auf" []
Air (Mvt. 2) from Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068 []
All arranged for orchestra by Kurt Redel

Kurt Redel

Orchestra Pro Arte Munich

-

Philips 6537024

1965

LP / TT:

 

T-3

Kurt Redel et l'Orchestre Pro Arte de Munich interprètent J.S. Bach

 

Canzona in D minor, BWV 588, arranged for orchestra by Kurt Redel []
Partita for lute in C minor, BWV 997, arranged for flute, string orchestra & continuo by Kurt Redel, transposed to D minor []
Aria from Cantata BWV BWV 179, Siehe on dass deine Cottesfurcht, arranged for orchestra by Kurt Redel []
Triple Concerto in C major for flute, violin, oboe, string orchestra & continuo, arranged from Cantata BWV 23 by Kurt Redel []

Kurt Redel

Munich Pro Arte Orchestra

-

Erato STU-70629

1971 or earlier

LP / TT:

 

T-4

Perles du Baroque

Duet (Duetto allegro) for Soprano & Alto (Mvt. 2) from Cantata BWV 78 [5:23]
Aria for Soprano Sheep may safely graze (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [3:24]
All arranged for organ & orchestra

Kurt Redel

Kammer-Orchester Pro Arte (Munich)

Pierre Cochereau (Organ); Christian Fink (Violin); Kurt Redel (Flute); Helmut Rose (Harpsichord)

Arion ARN-36342
Musical Heritage Society

1976

LP / TT:

 

T-5

J.S. Bach: Aria en ut
Bach: Transcriptions for orchestra
Kurt Redel interprete J.S. Bach (Bach transcribed by Kurt Redel)

 
 

Aria en ut "Wie Furtsam" from Cantata BWV 33 'Allein zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ' []
Allegro molto (Choral in B minor) from Cantata BWV 36 'Schwingt freudig euch empor' []
Aria from Cantata BWV 80 'Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott' []
Chorale from Cantata BWV 115 'Mache dich, mein Geist, bereit' []
Chorale from Cantata BWV 147 'Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben' []
Toccata & Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 []
Passacaglia & Fugue in C minor, BWV 582 []
Chorale Prelude Herzlich tut mich verlangen, BWV 727 []
Fantasia & Fugue in A minor, BWV 904 []
Air (Mvt. 2) from Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068 ('Air on a G String') []
All arranged for orchestra by Kurt Redel

Kurt Redel

Chamber Orchestra Pro Arte, Munich (Orchestre de Chambre Pro Arte de Munich)

Helmut Rose (Harpsichord) [Wittmayer harpsichord]

Allegro 3503
World Record Club: S-5084
Erato 5046658062

Mid 1970's ?

LP / TT:
LP / TT:
CD / TT:

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T-6

Du Largo de Haendel à l'Aria de Bach (Fiori Musicali 22)

Musical Offering BWV 1079: Ricercare à 6 []
Choral "Jésus que ma joie demeure" from Cantata BWV 147 []
Air (Mvt. 2) from Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068 []
Fantasia & Fugue in A minor, BWV 904 []
All arranged for orchestra by Kurt Redel

Kurt Redel

Kammer-Orchester Pro Arte (Munich)

-

Erato EFM-18019
Erato EFM-8022

1970's ?

LP / TT:

 

T-7

Vivaldi: Concertos for Organ and Orchestra
Quatre concertos pour orgue et orchestre

Concerto No. 2 in A minor (after A. Vivaldi), BWV 593 []
Concerto No. 3 in C major (after A. Vivaldi), BWV 594 []
Concerto No. 1 in D major (after A. Vivaldi), BWV 972 []
Concerto No. 4 in G minor (after A. Vivaldi), BWV 975 []
All arranged for orchestra by Kurt Redel

Kurt Redel

Munich Pro Arte Orchestra

Pierre Bardon (Organ) [Royer&Jullien organ]

Disques Pierre Verany 79801

1980

CD / TT:

Recorded at Roquemaure, France.
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T-8

Les Plus Beaux Ave Maria

Bach-Gounod: Ave Maria, transcribed for orchestra by Kurt Redel []

Kurt Redel

Orchestre "Pro Arte" De Munich

-

Philips 6599 909

1988

LP / TT:

 

T-9

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

Aria for Alto (Mvt. 3) from Cantata BWV 33 [3:46]
Chorale for Tenor (Mvt. 6) from Cantata BWV 36 [3:02]
Duet (Mvt. 2) from Cantata BWV 78 [5:01]
Aria (Duet) for Soprano & Alto (Mvt. 7) from Cantata BWV 80 [3:30]
Chorale (Mvt. 10) from Cantata BWV 147 [3:04]
Largo from Oboe Concerto BWV 1056 based on BWV 156 [3:00]
Aria for Alto (Mvt. 2) from Cantata BWV 175 [4:20]
Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 5) from Cantata BWV 179 [5:34]
Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 9) from Cantata BWV 208 [3:26]
Aria for Soprano Bist du bei mir, BWV 508 [3:29]
Toccata & Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 [9:07]
Chorale Prelude Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 645 [3:16]
Chorale Prelude Nun komm der Heiden Heiland (II), BWV 659 [5:14]
Chorale Prelude Herzlich tut mich verlangen, BWV 727 [2:02]
Largo from Concerto for oboe, strings & continuo in F minor, BWV 1056 [3:00]
Prelude in C major - Bach-Gounod: Ave Maria [4:51]
All orchestrations by Kurt Redel

Kurt Redel

Pro Arte Orchestra

-

Erato 82154

Nov 11, 1996

CD / TT: 62:03

Recorded in Prague, Czechoslovakia.
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Box Sets

B-1

Bach Made in Germany Vol. 8 - Harpsichord Concertos [Box Set] [B-1]

 

Includes: Part from [O-9], [O-10]

V/A, including Kurt Redel

V/A, including Orchestra of the Dresden Staatskapelle

V/A, including Hans Pischner (Harpsichord)

Berlin Classics

1990-1992

3-CD, 6-CD

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The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (July 2009 - November 2013)
Thanks to contributors: Walter Roth (July 2013, August 2013)

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