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Magnificat in D major BWV 243
Recordings - Part 8

Recordings: 1900-1949 | 1950-1959 | 1960-1969 | 1970-1979 | 1980-1989 | 1990-1999 | 2000-2009 | 2010-2019 | BWV 243a | Individual Movements

Recordings of Individual Movements

M-1

? [V-1]

Fecit Potentiam et Gloria from Magnificat BWV 243 []

Gustave Bret

Chœur de la Société Bach

-

Gramophone W 883 [matrix nos. CTR3394-1, CTR3391-1]

Nov 16, 1927

78 rpm

Info provided by François Dru, Producer, France Musique, Radio France.

M-2

J.S. Bach: Esurientes du Magnificat; Agnus Dei de la messe en si mineur [V-2]

 

Esurientes (Mvt. 9) from Magnificat BWV 243 []

String ensemble

Contralto: Lina Falk
Ruggero Gerlin (Harpsichord); Manouvrier Crunelle, (Flute)

Lumen 32.051 [mx. YL-113/114]

1937

78 rpm

 

M-3

Mahler: Songs of a wayfarer (Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen); Sacred arias of J.S. Bach [V-1]

 

1.2. Aria for Alto Esurientes implevit bonis (Mvt. 9) from Magnificat BWV 243 []
1.4 Aria for Alto Et exsultavit spiritus meus (Mvt. 2) from Magnificat BWV 243 []

Daniel Saidenberg

Columbia Broadcasting Concert Orchestra

Contralto: Carol Brice

Columbia MX-283 [Set] [mx. XCO-37623/37624]
Columbia ML-4108

Apr 14, 1947

78 rpm
LP / TT:

 

M-4

Karoline Kaart & Hans Kaart [V-1]

Aria Et exultavit (Mvt. 2) from Magnificat BWV 243 []

Mezzo-soprano: Caroline Kaart; Willy van Hemert (Organ)

Stibbe STB-1101 (111255/1+2).
A.K. 340925

c1957

LP / TT:
CD / TT:

Recorded at Nederlands Hervormde Kerk te Loenen, Vecht, the Netherlands.

M-5

Mormon Tebernacle Choir: Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring - 20 Great Bach & Handel Choruses [C-1]

‘My Soul Doth Magnify the Lord’ from Magnificat BWV 243 [3:20]

Eugene Ormandy

Mormon Tabernacle Choir (Director: Richard P. Condie) / Philadelphia Orchestra

Sony Classics

Nov 1958; May 1962

CD

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M-6

Christmas with Leontyne Price [V-8]

 

Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her (Mvt. 2a) from Magnificat BWV 243a [4:03]

Herbert von Karajan

Singverein der Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde / Members of Wiener Philharmoniker

Soprano: Leontyne Price

Decca

Jun 1961

CD / TT: 39:23
MP3 / TT: 39:11

Recorded at Sofiensaal, Vienna, Austria.
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M-7

Weihnachtliche Musik [V-2]

Vom Himmel hoch: Orgel (BWV 738); Chor (BWV 243); Orgel (BWV 606); Chor (BWV 248) [5:44]

Klaus Martin Ziegler

Vocalensemble Kassel / Mitglieder des Frankfurter Kammerorchester

E. Power Biggs (Organ); Ingrid Stieber (Harpsichord)

Germany: CBS S-71014

Between 1964 - Dec 1966

LP / TT:

 

M-8

Marilyn Horn - Bach Handel - Henry Lewis [C-2]

Aria Et exultavit (Mvt. 2) from Magnificat BWV 243 []
Aria Esurientes (Mvt. 9) from Magnificat BWV 243 []

Henry Lewis

Vienna Cantata Orchestra

Mezzo-soprano: Marilyn Horne

London Records

c1969

LP

 

M-9

Bach Is Beautiful [T-5]

Quia Respexit (Mvt. 3) from Magnificat BWV 243, arranged by Laurindo Almeida [3:05]

Soprano: Deltra Eamon; Guitar: Laurindo Almeida

Orion

1970

CD

Recorded at Malibu,CA/Sherman Oaks, CA, USA.
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M-10

? [V-2]

 

Vom Himmel hoch, Freut euch und jubiliert (Mvt. 2a) from Magnificat BWV 243a []

Louis Halsey

Louis Halsey Singers

Organ: David Lumsden

L'oiseau-Lyre / Decca / Unicorn

1972

2-LP

 

M-11

The Art of the Recorder [C-1]

Esurientes (Mvt. 9) from Magnificat BWV 243 [3:16]

David Munrow

David Munrow Recorder Consort & Early Music Consort of London

Counter-tenor: James Bowman

Testament

Oct 1974

2-CD

Recorded at Abbey Road Studios, London, England.
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M-12

J.S. Bach - Handel: Solo Cantatas & Vocal Works [C-4]

Aria for Soprano Et exultavit (Mvt. 2) from Magnificat BWV 243 [2:25]

Neville Marriner

Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields

Mezzo-soprano: Janet Baker

EMI Classics

Oct 1975

2-CD

Recorded at Abbey Road Studios, London, England.
See: Baker does Bach - conducted by Menuhin & Marriner
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M-13

Bach and Handel arias [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 3) from Manificat BWV 243 [3:36]

Soprano: Tatiana Sterling; Organ: Olgerts Cintins

Melodiya

1981

LP

 

M-14

Bach: Die Motetten BWV 225-230 · Chorälsatze [V-1]
J.S. Bach: 4 Shorter Masses
[V-3]

 

Chorales from the Magnificat BWV 243a
- Vom Himmel hoch (Mvt. 2a) [1:40]
- Freut euch und jubiliert (Mvt. 5a) [1:15]
- Gloria in excelsis Deo (Mvt. 7a) [1:20]

Hartwig Eschenburg

Rostocker Motettenchor (Chorus Master: Hartwig Eschenburg) / Instrumental soloists from Capella Fidicinia Leipzig (Direction: Hans Grüss)

-

Eterna / Baroque Music Club

1982-1983

2-LP / 2-CD

Recorded at Studio Paul-Gerhardt-Kirche, Leipzig, Germany.
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M-15

Bach / Händel / Schütz [C-3]

Gloria (Mvt. 12) from Magnificat BWV 243, sung in Swedish []

Anders Öhrwall

Adolf Fredrik Bach Choir / Drottningholm Baroque Ensemble

-

Proprius 9120

Nov 1983

CD / TT: 58:03

Recorded Adolf Fredrik's Church, Stockholm, Sweden.
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M-16

J.S. Bach: Cantata No. 202; Arias from Cantatas and Oratorios [C-2]

Quia Respexit (Mvt. 3) from Magnificat BWV 243 []

Youri Nikolaevski

Orchestre de Chambre Ricercar

Soprano: Alla Ablaberdyeva

Melodiya C10-19907

1983 [released]

LP / TT:

 

M-17

Works by Bach, Purcell, Handel [C-1]

Quia Respexit (Mvt. 3) from Magnificat BWV 243 []

Soprano: Alla Ablaberdyeva; Organ: Alexander Fiseisky

Melodiya C10-30497-003

1987

LP / TT:

 

M-18

Joplin, Bach, Satie and others [C-4]

Adaptation for brass from Magnificat BWV 243, as "The Cathedral" by Don Gillis [6:41]

-

Canadian Brass

-

Musica Viva

1987

CD

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M-19

Bach - Emile Naoumoff [C-1]

Suscepit Israel (Mvt. 10) from Magnificat BWV 243, transcribed for piano by Emile Naoumoff [1:59]

Piano: Emile Naoumoff

Thésis / Saphir

Feb 1989

CD

Recorded at Studios Namiens, Boulogne, France.

M-20

Jessye Norman at Notre-Dame: A Christmas Concert [V-1]

 

Ex exultavit (Mvt. 2) from Magnificat BWV 243 [2:27]

Lawrence Foster

Orchestre de l'Opéra de Lyon (Lyon Opera Orchestra)

Soprano: Jessye Norman

Philips:432731-2.
Philips 440070-232-3
Philips

Dec 24/25, 1990

CD / TT: 64:19
VHS / TT: 70 min
DVD / TT: 69 min

Recorded live at Notre-Dame, Paris, France.
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M-21

Ave Maria - Famous Sacred Choral Works [V-1]

Suscepit Israel (Mvt. 10) from Magnificat BWV 243 [1:57]

Bohumil Kulínský & Blanka Kulínska

Bambini di Praga / Youth Chorus of the Prague Symphony

Soloists of BdP: Martina Caithamelova (4, 9), Vera Cerna (7, 15, 19, 20), Jarmila Farkasova (4, 7, 14, 20), Margita Farkasova (19), Jana Jicinská (10), Linda Vagnerova (4, 7)
Piano: Ludmila Cermakova; Organ: Miluska Kvechova; Harp: Ivana Zizkova; Cello: Vilem Bernacek; Harpsichord: Josef Ksica; Oboe: Ivan Sequardt

Multisonic

Mar-Apr 1992

CD

Recorded at the Studio Domovina, Prague, Czechoslovakia.
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M-22

Orchestral Excerpts For Trumpet [C-1]

Excerpt for trumpet from Magnificat BWV 243, edited by Philip Smith [2:45]

 

New York Philharmonic ?

Trumpet: Philip Smith

Summit

1994

CD

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M-23

Chant - Zang - Singing 1996 [V-2]

Deposuit potentes (Mvt. 8) from Magnificat BWV 243 [1:55]

Patrick Peire

Capella Brugensis / Collegium Instrumentale Brugense

Soprano: Greta de Reyghere; Alto: Wilke te Brummelstroete; Tenor: James Gilchrist; Bass: Jan Van der Crabben

Cypres

May-Jun 1996

CD

Recorded at Royal Conservatory of Music/Palais des Beaux-Arts.
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M-24

J.S. Bach: Arias [C-1]

Et exsultavit spiritus meus (Mvt. 2) from Magnificat BWV 243 [2:28]

Marek Štryncl

Musica Florea

Mezzo-Soprano: Magdalena Kožená

Archiv Produktion

July, Sep 1996

CD

Recorded at Concert Hall, Kromĕřĭž, Czech Republic.
See: Bach Arias - by Marek Štryncl & Musica Flore with Magdalena Kožená
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M-25

Together we sing : [a celebration of our choral history] [AC-2]

 

Magnificat in D major, BWV 243: Sicut locutus est

John H. Dickson and Larry Wyatt (Conductors/Speakers)

Wind and percussion from University of South Carolina; Combined collegiate choir from South Carolina

ViaMedia

Feb 27, 1998

CD / TT: 72:57

Recorded live in the Cathedral Church of St. Luke and St. Paul, Charleston, South Carolina, USA, during the 1998 ACDA Southern Division Convention.
Source: WorldCat Libraries

M-26

Angela Gheorgiu: Mysterium - Sacred Arias [C-2]

Quia respexis (Mvt. 3) from Magnificat BWV 243 [3:59]

Ion Marin

London Philharmonic Orchestra

Soprano: Angela Gheorghiu

Decca

Sep 1998

CD

Recorded al All Hallows, Gospel Oak, London, England.
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M-27

Bach for All Seasons - Selections from the Choral Works of J.S. Bach [C-1]

From Heaven Above to Earth I Come (from Magnificat BWV 243a) [2:16]
Gloria in excelsis Deo (from Magnificat BWV 243a) [1:32 ]
All sung in English

Cantor Rick Erickson (Director & Organist)

The Holy Trinity Bach Choir (Phyllis Curran, Elizabeth Farnum, Julia Fischer, Megan Friar, Jolle Greenleaf, Paul Houghtaling, Marc Molomot, Scott Murphree, Michael Ruff, Daniel Clark Smith, Benjamin Sosland, Emm-Jane Stokely, Jon Szabo) / The Bach Players (Cynthia Roberts, violin; Allen Whear, cello; Lucas Harris, lute; Julie Brye, oboe; Lee Soper, trumpet; Joe Tompkins, timpani)

-

Augsburg Fortress

Mar 1999

CD / TT: 55:46

Recorded at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, New York, New York, USA.
Compiled and edited by Rick Erickson and Mark Bighley. The focus of this collection is to provide churches and choirs a practical resource for use in worship.
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M-28

ABC (Albinoni, Bach, Caccini) [C-1]

Quia respexit (Mvt. 3) from Magnificat BWV 243 [2:30]

Mark Stephenson

London Musici

Soprano: Inessa Galante

Campion

1999

EP

Recorded at St. Silas Church, Kentish Town, England.
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M-29

Ode to Joy - Great Choral Masterpieces [C-3]

Opening Chorus (Mvt. 1) from Magnificat in D major BWV 243 []

Antony Walker

Sydney Philharmonia Choirs / Sydney Philharmonia Orchestra

-

ABC Classics 465684-2

2000

2-CD / TT:

 

M-30

Heavenly Harmonies - Three Trebles from Blackburn Cathedral [V-1]

Aria Et exultavit (Mvt. 2) from Magnificat BWV 243 [2:47]

Daniel Adams, James Holding, Thomas Croxson (trebles)
Richard Tanner, Greg Morris (organ)

Lammas Records

Mar, Apr 2002; Aug 2004

CD / TT: 72:44

Recorded at Blackburn Cathedral, England.
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M-31

A Song for All Seasons [C-1]

Suscepit Israel (Mvt. 10) from Magnificat BWV 243 [2:21]

Jean Ashworth Bartle

Toronto Children's Chorus

Organ: Ruth Watson Henderson

Marquis Classics

Jun 2002

CD

Recorded at Grace Church-on-the-Hill, Toronto, Canada.
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M-32

Ave Maria In Mary's Basilica In Krakow [C-1]

Quia respexit humilitatem (Mvt. 3) from Magnificat BWV 243 [3:19]

Soprano: Elzbieta Towarnicka; Organ: Marek Stefanski

Dux Recording Prod.

2002 ?

CD

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M-33

Performance hour : The Bach Aria Group [L-1]

 

Aria for Soprano Quia Respexit (Mvt. 3) from Magnificat BWV 243 [] (Lindsey Moneypenny, soprano ; Anna Lodico, oboe)
Aria for Alto Esurientes (Mvt. 9) from Magnificat BWV 243 [] (Olivia Vote, mezzo-soprano; Carmen Smith, Laura Dangerfield, flutes)
Trio Suscepit Israel (Mvt. 10) from Magnificat BWV 243 [] (Lindsey Moneypenny, Jennifer DeLatte, sopranos; Olivia Vote, mezzo-soprano ; Anna Lodico, Michal Rogalski, oboes)

-

Bach Aria Group

Sopranos: Jennifer DeLatte, Lindsey Moneypenny; Mezzo-soprano: Olivia Vote

North Carolina School of the Arts: NCSA Audio Collection RG-39

2004

CD / TT: 25:26

Source: WorldCat Libraries

M-34

J.S. Bach: Songs Without Words: Transcriptions for Oboe and Orchestra (Lieder ohne Worte: Transkriptionen für Oboe und Orchester) [T-1]

Bach-A.N. Tarkmann: Aria for Alto Esurientes implevit bonis (Mvt. 9) from Magnificat BWV 243, arranged for solo English horn & chamber orchestra []

Albrecht Mayer

Sinfonia Varsovia

Albrecht Mayer (Oboe, Oboe d'amore, English Horn); Nigel Kennedy (Violin) [Aria for Alto Erbarme dich, mein Gott from BWV 244]

Deutsche Grammophon 476047

c2003

CD / TT:

Recorded at Warschau, Lutosławski Saal des Polnischen Rundfunks, Poland.
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M-35

Fabiana Kats: mezzo-soprano [C-1]

Aria for Alto Esurientes (Mvt. 9) from Magnificat BWV 243 [2:33]

Mezzo-soprano: Fabiana Katz; Piano: Stephen Smith

Demo-CD

Apr 2005

CD

Recorded at St Paul's Anglican, Vancouver, BC, Canada

M-36

Bach Piano Transcriptsions - 6: Walter Rummel [C-1]

Aria Esurientes implevit bonis (Mvt. 9) from Magnificat BWV 243, transcribed to piano by Walter Rummel [3:55]

Piano: Jonathan Plowright

Hyperion

Jul 2005

2-CD

Recorded at Potton Hall, Suffolk, England.
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M-37

Bach: Airs de cantates et pièces pour hautbois [C-1]

Aria for Soprano (Mvt. 3) from Magnificat BWV 243 []

Soprano: Gaële Le Roi; Oboe: O. Doise; Cello: J. Pernoo; Organ: J. Rohrer

Arion

2005 ?

CD

 

M-38

For Unto us a Child is Born [V-5]

Gloria (Mvt. 12) from Magnificat BWV 243 [2:12]

Christopher M. Cock

Valparaiso University Bach Orchestra

-

VALPO Arts Media VMCD-1022

2007

CD / TT:

 

M-39

J. S. Bach: Magnificat - Suscepit Israel [V-2]

 

Suscepit Israel (Mvt. 10) from Magnificat BWV 243 [2:15]

Soprano: Anett Baranyai; Mezzo-soprano: Mariann Balikó; Alto: Anna Molnár Anna; Andrea Juhász (Oboe); Soma Dinyés (Continuo)

YouTube

Jun 29, 2008

TV Broadcast

Recorded & filmed at Velencei-tavi Művészeti Fesztivál. / Music course, festival at the lake Velencei, Hungary.
Watch this performance on YouTube: Magnificat BWV 243: Suseipt Isarael [2:15]

M-40

Bach: Arias [C-1]

 

Duet for Alto & Tenor Et misericordia (Mvt. 6) from Magnificat BWV 243 [3:28]

Lars Ulrik Mortensen (Conductor & Organ)

Concerto Copenhagen

Mezzo-soprano: Anne Sofie von Otter; Tenor: Anders J. Dahlin

Archiv Produktion 4777467

Jun 2008

CD / TT: 57:04

Recorded at Garnisonskirken, Copenhagen, Denmark.
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M-41

Arias for Soprano, Trumpet and Organ [V-1]

Aria for Alto Et exsultavit spiritus meus (Mvt. 2) from Magnificat BWV 243 [2:17]

Trio Barocco

Emi Aikawa (Soprano); Alberto Bardelloni (Trumpet); Ivan Ronda (Organ)

Sheva Collection SH-035

May 25-26 & Jun 1, 2010

CD / TT: 50:20

Recorded at Parrocchia della Natività di Maria, Buffalora, Brescia, Italy.

M-42

J.S. Bach: Partitas 1, 2 & 3 [K-1]

Bach-R. Arodaky: Duet for Soprano & Alto Suscepit Israel (Mvt. 10) from Magnificat BWV 243, transcribed for piano [2:13]

Racha Arodaky (Piano)

Air Note 003

Sep 5-9, 2011

CD / TT: 70:30

Recorded at l'Eglise protestante de Bon Secours, Paris, France..
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M-43

Bach Spectacular / The Romantic Rachmaninoff [C-1]

Gloria Patri (Mvt. 12) from Magnificat BWV 243 [2:01]

John Alldis

Kingsway Symphony Chorus / Kingsway Symphony Orchestra

-

Vocalion

?

CD

 

The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (December 2000 - June 2013)
Thanks to contributors: John Carroll (January 2006, July 2006, April 2008, April 2009), Cesar A. Dillon (November 2010), François Dru (May 2007), Matthias Hansen (June 2006), Manfred Krugmann (June 2012), Hou Fang-Lin, Riccardo Nughes (September 2001), Ehud Shiloni (October 2005)

Magnificats BWV 243 & BWV 243a: Details
Recordings: 1900-1949 | 1950-1959 | 1960-1969 | 1970-1979 | 1980-1989 | 1990-1999 | 2000-2009 | 2010-2019 | BWV 243a | Individual Movements
General Discussions:
Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | Part 7 | Systematic Discussions: BWV 243 | BWV 243a
Individual Recordings:
BWV 243 - E. Haïm | BWV 243 - N. Harnoncourt | BWV 243a - T. Hengelbrock | BWV 243 - P. McCreesh | BWV 243 - J. Rifkin | BWV 243 - H. Rilling | BWV 243 - R. Shaw | BWV 243 - M. Suzuki | BWV 243a - P. Herreweghe

Recordings & Discussions of Other Vocal Works: Main Page | Motets BWV 225-231 | Mass in B minor BWV 232 | Missae Breves & Sanctus BWV 233-242 | Magnificat BWV 243 | Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 | Johannes-Passion BWV 245 | Lukas-Passion BWV 246 | Markus-Passion BWV 247 | Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248 | Oster-Oratorium BWV 249 | Chorales BWV 250-438 | Geistliche Lieder BWV 439-507 | AMN BWV 508-523 | Quodlibet BWV 524 | Aria BWV 1127

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