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Hermann Scherchen
Bach Cantatas & Other Vocal Works

Contents

Recordings of Cantatas - CDís
Reissues of Cantata Recordings on BMC
Reissues of Cantata Recordings on Archipel
Recordings of Cantatas - Original LPís
Recordings of Other Vocal Works
Recordings of Instrumental Works
General Discussions

Hermann Scherchen - Short Biography
Wiener Akademie Kammerchor - Short History
Vienna State Opera Orchestra - Short History

Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Hermann Scherchen
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Hermann Scherchen
Review: Scherchen AoF
Arrangements/Transcriptions: Works | Recordings

Recordings - Part 1

CDís Reissues of Cantata Recordings on Westiminster (Japan)

C-1

J.S. Bach: Cantatas No. 32, No. 53, No. 54, No. 170

Cantatas BWV 32, BWV 53, BWV 54 [19:38], BWV 170 [22:59]

Hermann Scherchen

Wiener Akademie Kammerchor / Vienna State Opera Orchestra

Soprano: Magda Lászlò, Alto: Hilde Rössel-Majdan; Bass: Alfred Poell

Westminster (J)

1952

CD / TT: 71:48

Recorded at Mozartsaal, Vienna, Austria.
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C-2

J.S. Bach: Cantatas No. 76, No. 106

 

Cantatas BWV 76, BWV 106

Hermann Scherchen

Wiener Akademie Kammerchor / Vienna State Opera Orchestra

Soprano: Magda Lászlò; Alto: Hilde Rössel-Majdan; Tenor: Petre Munteanu; Basses: Richard Standen & Alfred Poell

Westminster (J)

1952

CD / TT: 65:00

Recorded at Mozartsaal, Vienna, Austria.

C-3

J.S. Bach: Cantatas No. 84, No. 210

Cantatas BWV 84, BWV 210

Hermann Scherchen

Wiener Akademie Kammerchor / Vienna State Opera Orchestra

Soprano: Magda Lászlò

Westminster (J)

1952

CD / TT: 58:53

Recorded at Mozartsaal, Vienna, Austria.

C-4

J.S. Bach: Cantatas No. 140, No. 198

Cantatas BWV 140, BWV 198

Hermann Scherchen

Wiener Akademie Kammerchor / Vienna State Opera Orchestra

Soprano: Magda Lászlò; Alto: Hilde Rössel-Majdan; Tenor: Waldemar Kmentt; Bass: Alfred Poell

Westminster (J)

1952

CD / TT: 73:07

Recorded at Mozartsaal, Vienna, Austria.
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C-5

J.S. Bach: Cantatas No. 42, No. 35

Cantatas BWV 42, BWV 35

Hermann Scherchen

Wiener Akademie Kammerchor / Vienna Radio Orchestra

Soprano: Teresa Stich-Randall, Alto: Maureen Forrester, Tenor: Alexander Young; Bass: John Boyden

Westminster (J)

1964

CD / TT: 61:42

Recorded at Mozartsaal, Vienna, Austria.
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C-6

Bach: Magnificat / Actus Tragicus

 

Magnificat BWV 243, Cantata BWV 106

Hermann Scherchen

BWV 243: Orcehstra Sinfonica e Coro di Milano della RAI (Chorus Master: Giulio Bertola)
BWV 106: Orchstra Sinfonica e Coro di Milano della RAI (Chorus Master: Ruggero Maghini)

BWV 243: Sopranos: Lydia Marimpietri & Nicoletta Panni; Alto: Anna Reynolds; Tenor: Petre Munteanu; Bass: Boris Carmeli
BWV 106: Soprano: Magda Lászlò; Tenor: Herbert Handt; Bass: James Loomis

Memories

Apr 1963; May 1958

CD / TT: 59:11

Recorded live in Milan (BWV 243) & Turin (BWV 106), Italy.
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Reissues of Cantata Recordings on Baroque Music Club

D-1

J.S. Bach: Cantatas 198 Trauer Ode, 54 & 106

Cantatas BWV 54 [19:38], BWV 106, BWV 198

Hermann Scherchen

Wiener Akademie Kammerchor / Vienna State Opera Orchestra

See: [C-1], [C-2], [C-4]

Baroque Music Club

1952

CD / TT: 78:26

Recorded at Mozartsaal, Vienna, Austria.
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D-2

J.S. Bach: Cantatas 35, 42 & 53

Cantatas BWV 35, BWV 42, BWV 53

Hermann Scherchen

Wiener Akademie Kammerchor / Vienna State Opera Orchestra or Vienna Radio Orchestra

See: [C-1], [C-5]

Baroque Music Club

1952; 1964

CD / TT: 71:20

Recorded at Mozartsaal, Vienna, Austria.
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Reissues of Cantata Recordings on Archipel

E-1

J.S. Bach: Trauerode, BWV 198

Cantata BWV 198

Hermann Scherchen

Wiener Akademie Kammerchor / Vienna State Opera Orchestra

Soprano: Magda Lászlò; Alto: Hilde Rössel-Majdan; Tenor: Waldemar Kmentt; Bass: Alfred Poell

Archipel

1951-1952

CD / TT:

Recorded at Mozartsaal, Vienna, Austria. Othework: Selections from Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 conducted by C. Kraus.
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E-2

J.S. Bach: Cantatas for Contralto

 

Cantatas BWV 53, BWV 54 [19:38], BWV 170 [22:59]

Hermann Scherchen

Vienna State Opera Orchestra

Contralto: Hilde Rössel-Majdan

Archipel APRCD-0253

1952-1953

CD / TT:

Recorded at Mozartsaal, Vienna, Austria.
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E-3

J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 32 & BWV 76

Cantatas BWV 32, BWV 76

Hermann Scherchen

Wiener Akademie Kammerchor / Vienna State Opera Orchestra

Soprano: Magda Lászlò; Alto: Hilde Rössel-Majdan; Tenor: Petre Munteanu; Basses: Richard Standen & Alfred Poell

Archipel

1950-1952

CD / TT:

Recorded at Mozartsaal, Vienna, Austria.
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E-4

J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 84, BWV 106 & BWV 140

 

Cantatas BWV 84, BWV 106, BWV 140

Hermann Scherchen

Wiener Akademie Kammerchor / Vienna State Opera Orchestra

Soprano: Magda Lászlò; Alto: Hilde Rössel-Majdan; Tenor: Waldemar Kmentt; Bass: Alfred Poell

Archipel APRCD-0268

1950-1951

CD / TT:

Recorded at Mozartsaal, Vienna, Austria.
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The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (November 2000 - August 2006)
Thank to contributors: Eric Spicer (November 2001), Denis Alarie (November 2001), Riccardo Nughes (September 2004)

Hermann Scherchen: Short Biography | Wiener Akademie Kammerchor | Vienna State Opera Orchestra
Recordings of Vocal Works:
Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Recordings of Instrumental Works | General Discussions
Individual Recordings:
BWV 232 - H. Scherchen | BWV 244 - H. Scherchen | Review Scherchen AoF
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