J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Weihnachtskantaten (Christmas Canatas)

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Philippe Herreweghe
Accompaniment/Orchestra:Collegium Vocale
Soloists:Vasiljka Jezovsek, sop.
Sarah Connolly, alt.
Mark Padmore, ten.
Peter Kooy, bass
Individual Works:Das neugeborne Kindelein BWV 122
Unser Mund sei voll Lachens BWV 110
Selig ist der Mann BWFV 57
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Harmonia Mundi
Catalog Number:HMX 2951594
Year Released/Recorded:1995
Total Playing Time:61:29
Comments:Eran Zamir said:

Another winner from Herreweghe - a well done rendition of these cantatas. Herreweghe bring the right blend of majesty and intimacy to these recordings, especially in BWV 110. It's always a pleasure to listen to bass Peter Kooy as well.

Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Eran Zamir
Date First Submitted:08/10/2001