J.S. Bach

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A Bach Festival

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Empire Brass Douglas Major
Accompaniment/Orchestra:Empire Brass
Soloists:Douglas Major
Brass Quintet
Individual Works:Jauchzet, frohlocket! from BWV248
Wie will ich mich freuen from BWV146
Sleepers, Wake! from BWV140
Concerto and Alleluia from BWV142
Nun lob', mein Seel', den Herrn/Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern/In dulci jubilo
In dulci jubilo BWV729
Nun dankett Alle Gott from BWV79
Sinfonia from BWV29
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring from BWV147
Sinfonia from BWV249
Allein Gott in der Hoeh sei Ehr; BWV664
Allein Gott in der Hoeh sei Ehr'/Christ lag in Todesbanden/O Haupt voll Blut
und Wunden
Wir eilen mit schawchen, doch emsigen Schritten from BWV78
Sheep May Safely Graze from BWV208
Wir glauben all' in einem Gott BWV680
A Mighty Fortress Is Our God from BWV80
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:EMI
Catalog Number:CDC-7 47395 2
Year Released/Recorded:1986
Total Playing Time:66:06
Comments:Brass Quintet & Organ. Recorded in Washington Cathedral. An excellent set of less-familiar pieces.
Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Hume Smith
Date First Submitted:07/24/1997