Recordings/Discussions
Background Information
Performer Bios

Poet/Composer Bios

Additional Information

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

Bach's Other Vocal Works
Index to Recordings & Discussions

This section of the Bach Cantatas Website (BCW) contains comprehensive discographies of Bach's other vocal works (non-cantatas). The recordings of each work are arranged chronologically, according to recording date. This section also contains discussions of Bach's other works, most of which have been compiled from the Bach Cantatas Mailing List (BCML) & Bach Recordings Mailing List (BRML).
If you are aware of a recording of Bach's vocal work/s not listed in the recording pages and/or have corrections to listed recording/s, please send the info to me in accordance with the guidelines at:
How to contribute.
If you want to discuss a vocal work of J.S. Bach, please send a message to BCML. If you are not yet a member of the BCML, you are invited to join. The instructions how to join the BCML and how to post messages appear at:
How to contribute.

 

Contents

Motetten BWV 225-231 / Motets
Messe in h-Moll / Mass in B minor BWV 232 / B minor Mass
Missae Breves & Sanctus BWV 233-242 / Lutheran Masses
Magnificat in D major BWV 243
Magnificat in E flat major BWV 243a
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 / St. Matthew Passion (SMP)
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 / St. John Passion (SJP)
Lukas-Passion BWV 246 / St. Luke Passion (SLP)
Markus-Passion BWV 247 / St. Mark Passion (SRP)
Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248 / Christmas Oratorio (XO)
Oster-Oratorium BWV 249 / Easter Oratorio (EO)
Chörale BWV 250-438 / Chorales
Geistliche Lieder BWV 439-507 / Sacred Songs
Notenbüchlein for Anna Magdalena Bach BWV 508-523 (AMN)
Quodlibet BWV 524
Credo in unum Deum BWV 1081
Suscepit Israel puerum suum BWV 1082
Psalm 51 BWV 1083
Arioso aus einem Passions-Pasticcio / Arioso from a Passion pastiche BWV 1088
Aria for Soprano BWV 1127
Vocal Works BWV Anh (non-cantatas; mostly spurious)
Lost Works
Other Vocal Works BWV 225-249
Bach Cantatas & Other Vocal Works according to Performance Dates
Order of discussion of Bach’s Other Vocal Works

 

Recordings

Discussions

Motetten BWV 225-231 / Motets

Details
Recordings - 1900-1949
Recordings - 1960-1969
Recordings - 1960-1969
Recordings - 1970-1979
Recordings - 1980-1989
Recordings - 1990-1999
Recordings - 2000-2009
Recordings - 2010-2019

General Discussions – Part 1
General Discussions – Part 2

Systematic Discussions: BWV 225 | BWV 226 | BWV 227 | BWV 228 | BWV 229 | BWV 230 | BWV 231 | BWV 225-231 - Summary

Motets BWV 225-230 - conducted by Eric Ericson
Motets BWV 225-230 - conducted by Diego Fasolis
Motets BWV 225-230 - conducted by Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Motets BWV 225-230 - conducted by Konrad Junghänel
Motets BWV 225-230 - conducted by Reinhard Kamler
Motets BWV 225-230 - Gerhard. Schmidt-Gaden with Tölzer Knabenchor

   

Messe in h-Moll / Mass in B minor BWV 232 / B minor Mass

Details
Complete Recordings - 1900-1949
Complete Recordings - 1950-1959
Complete Recordings - 1960-1969
Complete Recordings - 1970-1979
Complete Recordings - 1980-1989
Complete Recordings - 1990-1999
Complete Recordings - 2000-2009
Complete Recordings - 2010-2019
Recordings of Individual Movements

General Discussions - Part 1
General Discussions - Part 2
General Discussions - Part 3
General Discussions - Part 4
General Discussions - Part 5
General Discussions - Part 6
General Discussions - Part 7
General Discussions - Part 8
General Discussions - Part 9
General Discussions - Part 10
General Discussions - Part 11
General Discussions - Part 12
General Discussions - Part 13
General Discussions - Part 14
General Discussions - Part 15
General Discussions - Part 16
General Discussions - Part 17

Systematic Discussions: Part 1: Kyrie | Part 2: Gloria | Part 3: Credo | Part 4: Sanctus | Part 5: Agnus Dei | Part 6: Early Recordings | Part 7: Summary

Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Claudio Abbado
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Anonymous Conductor
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Georg Christoph Biller
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Frans Brüggen
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by John Butt
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Sergiu Celibidache
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Michel Corboz
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Anders Eby
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by George Enescu
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Eric Ericson
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Diego Fasolis
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by John Eliot Gardiner
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Carlo Maria Giulini
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Thomas Hengelbrock
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Philippe Herreweghe
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Richard Hickox
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by René Jacobs
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Eugen Jochum
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Ifor Jones
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - performed by Konrad Junghänel & Cantus Cölln
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Herbert von Karajan
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Robert King
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Otto Klemperer
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Sigiswald Kuijken
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Gustav Leonhardt
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Paul McCreesh
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Marc Minkowski
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Helmut Müller-Bruhl
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Seiji Ozawa
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Martin Pearlman
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Karl Richter
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Helmuth Rilling
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Joshua Rifkin
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Hermann Scherchen
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Peter Schreier
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Robert Shaw
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Georg Solti
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Masaaki Suzuki
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Jeffrey Thomas with American Bach Soloists
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Kurt Thomas
Mass in B minor BWV 232 - conducted by Jos van Veldhoven

   

Missae Breves & Sanctus BWV 233-242 / Lutheran Masses

Details
Complete Recordings
Recordings of Individual Movements

General Discussions

Systematic Discussions: BWV 233 | BWV 234 | BWV 235 | BWV 236 | BWV 233-236 | BWV 237-242

   

Magnificat in D major BWV 243

Details
Complete Recordings - 1900-1949
Complete Recordings - 1950-1959
Complete Recordings - 1960-1969
Complete Recordings - 1970-1979
Complete Recordings - 1980-1989
Complete Recordings - 1990-1999
Complete Recordings - 2000-2009
Complete Recordings - 2010-2019
Recordings of Individual Movements

General Discussions - Part 1
General Discussions - Part 2
General Discussions - Part 3
General Discussions - Part 4
General Discussions - Part 5
General Discussions - Part 6
General Discussions - Part 7
Systematic Discussions: BWV 243 | BWV 243a

Systematic Discussions: BWV 243 | BWV 243a

Magnificat BWV 243 - conducted by Emannuelle Haïm
Glorious Bach! (DVD) - conducted by Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Magnificat BWV 243a - conducted by Thomas Hengelbrock
Cantata BWV 21 / Magnificat BWV 243 - conducted by Sigiswald Kuijken
Magnificat BWV 243 - conducted by Paul McCreesh
Magnificat BWV 243 - conducted by Joshu Rifkin
Magnificat BWV 243 - conducted by Helmuth Rilling
Magnificat BWV 243 - conducted by Robert Shaw
Magnificat BWV 243 - conducted by Massaki Suzuki
Christmas Cantatas from Leipzig - conducted by Philippe Herreweghe

   

Magnificat in E flat major BWV 243a

Recordings - BWV 243a

 

Systematic Discussions: BWV 243 | BWV 243a

   

Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 / St. Matthew Passion (SMP)

Details
Complete Recordings - 1900-1949
Complete Recordings - 1950-1959
Complete Recordings - 1960-1969
Complete Recordings - 1970-1979
Complete Recordings - 1980-1989
Complete Recordings - 1990-1999
Complete Recordings - 2001-2009
Complete Recordings - 2010-2019
Recordings of Individual Movements

General Discussions: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | Part 7 | Part 8 | Part 9 | Part 10 | Part 11 | Part 12 | Part 13 | Part 14 | Part 15 | Part 16 | Part 17
BWV 244a - General Discussions
BWV 244b - General Discussions

Systemetic Discussions: Part 1: Mvts. 1-8 | Part 2: Mvts. 9-20 | Part 3: Mvts. 21-29 | Part 4: Mvts. 30-40 | Part 5: Mvts. 41-50 | Part 6: Mvts. 51-57 | Part 7: Mvts. 58-63b | Part 8: Mvts. 63c-68 | Part 9: Role of the Evangelist

Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Leonard Bernstein
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Georg Christoph Biller
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Frans Brüggen
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by John Butt
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Riccardo Chailly
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Stephen Cleobury
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Joshard Daus
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Diego Fasolis
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Wilhelm Furtwängler
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by John Eliot Gardiner
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Wolfgang Gönnenwein
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Paul Goodwin
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Enoch Zu Guttenberg
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Philippe Herreweghe
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Reginald Jacques
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Herbert Von Karajan
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Otto Klemperer
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Ton Koopman
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Serge Koussevitzky
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Sigiswald Kuijken
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Fritz Lehmann
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Gustav Leonhardt
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Pieter Jan Leusink
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Erhard & Rudolf Mauersberger
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Hermann Max
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Paul Mccreesh
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Willem Mengelberg
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Karl Münchinger
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Roger Norrington
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Géza Oberfrank
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Seiji Ozawa
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Andrew Parrott
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Günther Ramin
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Simon Rattle
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Karl Richter
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Helmuth Rilling
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Hans-Joacim Rotzsch
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Hermann Scherchen
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Georg Solti
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Christoph Spering
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Masaaki Suzuki
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Jos Van Veldhoven
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Bruno Walter
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Fritz Werner
Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 - conducted by Mogens Wöldike

   

Johannes-Passion BWV 245 / St. John Passion (SJP)

Details
Complete Recordings - 1900-1949
Complete Recordings - 1950-1959
Complete Recordings - 1960-1969
Complete Recordings - 1970-1979
Complete Recordings - 1980-1989
Complete Recordings - 1990-1999
Complete Recordings - 2000-2009
Complete Recordings - 2010-2019
Complete Recordings - Sung in English
Recordings of Individual Movements

General Discussions - Part 1
General Discussions - Part 2
General Discussions - Part 3
General Discussions - Part 4
General Discussions - Part 5
General Discussions - Part 6

Systematic Discussions: Part 1: Mvts. 1-7 | Part 2: Mvts. 6-14 | Part 3: Mvts. 15-20 | Part 4: Mvts. 21-26 | Part 5: Mvts. 27-32 | Part 6: Mvts. 36-40 | Part 7: Summary

Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Frans Brüggen
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Stephen Cleobury
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Paul Dombrecht
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Diego Fasolis
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by John Eliot Gardiner
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Enoch zu Guttenberg
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Nikolaus Harnoncourt / Hans Gillesberger
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Philippe Herreweghe
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Edward Higginbottom
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Eugen Jochum
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Erich Kleiber
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Pieter Jan Leusink
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Hermann Max
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Paul McCreesh
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Hans Münch
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Peter Neumann
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Andrew Parrott
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Philip Pickett
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Karl Richter
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Helmuth Rilling
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Peter Schreier
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Robert Shaw
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Kenneth Slowik
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Masaaki Suzuki
Johannes-Passion BWV 245 - conducted by Jos van Veldhoven

   

Lukas-Passion BWV 246 / St. Luke Passion (SLP)

Recordings

General Discussions

   

Markus-Passion BWV 247 / St. Mark Passion (SRP)

Recordings

General Discussions: Part 1 | Part 2

Markus Passion BWV 247 - conducted by Roy Goodman
Markus Passion BWV 247 - conducted by Ton Koopman

   

Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248 / Christmas Oratorio (XO)

Details
Complete Recordings - 1900-1949
Complete Recordings - 1950-1959
Complete Recordings - 1960-1969
Complete Recordings - 1970-1979
Complete Recordings - 1980-1989
Complete Recordings - 1990-1999
Complete Recordings - 2000-2009
Complete Recordings - 2010-2019
Recordings of Individual Movements

General Discussions - Part 1
General Discussions - Part 2
General Discussions - Part 3
General Discussions - Part 4
General Discussions - Part 5
General Discussions - Part 6
General Discussions - Part 7

Systematic Discussions: Cantata 1 | Cantata 2 | Cantata 3 | Cantata 4 | Cantata 5 | Cantata 6 | Part 7: Summary

Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248 - performed by Collegium Aureum
Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248 - conducted by Harry Christophers
Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248 - conducted by John Eliot Gardiner
Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248 - conducted by Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248 - conducted by Philippe Herreweghe
Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248 - conducted by René Jacobs
Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248 - conducted by Nicholas McGegan
Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248 - conducted by Ralf Otto
Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248 - conducted by Karl Richter
Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248 - conducted by Helmuth Rilling
Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248 - conducted by Peter Schreier
Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248 - conducted by Masaaki Suzuki
Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248 - conducted by Kurt Thomas
Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248 - conducted by Jos van Veldhoven

   

Oster-Oratorium BWV 249 / Easter Oratorio (EO)

Complete Recordings - BWV 249
Recordings of Individual Movements
Complete Recordings - BWV 249a

General Discussions - Part 1
General Discussions - Part 2

BWV 249 Oster-Oratorium - conducted by Paul McCreesh

   

Chörale BWV 250-438 / Chorales

Recordings

General Discussions: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3
Chorales in Bach Cantatas
Hidden Chorale Melody Allusions
Passion Chorale

Morimur - by Hilliard Ensemble
Chorales - conducted by Nicol Matt
Chorales - conducted by Helmuth Rilling
Preludi ai Corali - by Quartetto Italiani di Viola Da Gamba

   

Geistliche Lieder BWV 439-507 / Sacred Songs

Recordings - Part 1
Recordings - Part 2

General Discussions

   

Notenbüchlein for Anna Magdalena Bach BWV 508-523

Recordings - Part 1
Recordings - Part 2 (BWV 508 only)

General Discussions

   

Quodlibet BWV 524

Recordings

General Discussions

   

Credo in unum Deum BWV 1081

Recordings

General Discussions

   

Suscepit Israel puerum suum BWV 1082

Recordings

General Discussions

   

Psalm 51 BWV 1083

Recordings

General Discussions: Part 1 | Part 2

   

Arioso aus einem Passions-Pasticcio / Arioso from a Passion pastiche BWV 1088

Recordings

General Discussions

   

Aria for Soprano BWV 1127

Recordings

General Discussions

Aria for Soprano BWV 1127 - conducted by John Eliot Gardiner

   

Vocal Works BWV Anh (non-cantatas; mostly spurious)

G.M. Hoffmann: Little Magnificat in A minor, BWV Anh 21 | General Discussions
J.C. Pez: Kyrie in A minor, BWV Anh 24
J.L. Bach: Mass in C major, BWV Anh 25
F. Durante: Mass in C minor, BWV Anh 26
A. Lotti (?): Magnificat in C major, BWV Anh 30
J.S. Bach: Motet Ich lasse dich nicht, BWV Anh 159
G.P. Telemann/J.S. Bach: Motet Jauchzet dem Herrn, alle Welt, BWV Anh 160
Carl Heinrich Graun (?): Motet Kuendlich groß ist das gottselige Geheimnis, BWV Anh 161
G.G. Wagner: Motet Lob und Ehre und Weisheit, BWV Anh 162
J. Christoph Bach: Motet Merk auf, mein Herz und sieh dorthin, BWV Anh 163
J.C. Altnikol: Motet Nun danket alle Gott, BWV Anh 164
J.E. Bach: Motet Unser Wandel ist im Himmel, BWV Anh 165
J.L. Bach: Mass in E minor, BWV Anh 166
J.L. Bach or A. Lotti: Mass in G major, BWV Anh 167

   

Lost Works

 

General Discus: Part 1 | Part 2:

Das Alt-Bachische Arciv - performed by Cantus Cölln

   

Other Vocal Works BWV 225-249

General Discussions - Part 1
General Discussions - Part 2

--

Prepared by Aryeh Oron (November 2000 - December 2012)

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

Introduction | Cantatas | Other Vocal | Instrumental | Performers | General Topics | Articles | Books | Movies | New
Biographies | Texts & Translations | Scores | References | Commentaries | Music | Concerts | Festivals | Tour | Art & Memorabilia
Chorale Texts | Chorale Melodies | Lutheran Church Year | Readings | Poets & Composers | Arrangements & Transcriptions
Search Website | Search Works/Movements | Terms & Abbreviations | Copyright | How to contribute | Sitemap | Links



 

Back to the Top


Last update: ýDecember 30, 2012 ý12:43:24