J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Cantatas: 36, 61, 62

Main Performer
or Conductor:
John Eliot Gardiner
Accompaniment/Orchestra:English Baroque Soloists & The Monteverdi Choir
Soloists:Nancy Argenta, soprano
Petra Lang, mezzo-soprano
Anthony Rolfe Johnson, tenor
Olar Baer, baritone
Individual Works:Schwingt freudig euch empor, BWV 36
Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, BWV 61 and BWV 62
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Archiv Produktion
Catalog Number:437 327-2
Year Released/Recorded:1992
Total Playing Time:61:09
Comments:Christian Peters said:

The recitative #4 "Siehe, ich stehe vor der T³r" is one of the most impressing works of music I've ever heard. And Olaf Bõr is an brilliant interpret of this.

Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Brad Leissa
  • Christian Peters
Date First Submitted:11/30/1997