J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Cantatas 80 & 140

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Karl Munchinger
Accompaniment/Orchestra:Stuttgarter Kammerorchester, Northern Sinfonia
Soloists:Karl Munchinger
Richard Hickox
Gabriele Fontana, soprano
Julia Hamari, alto
Gosta Winbergh, tenor
Tom Krause, bass
Peter Hurford, organ
Individual Works:Cantata BWV 80 "Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott"
Organ Concerto No.3 in D minor, from BWV 35 & BWV 1059
Cantata BWV 140 "Wachtet auf, ruft uns die Stimme"
Format:Compact Disc
Record Label:Decca
Catalog Number:448706
Year Released/Recorded:1985-1990
Total Playing Time:73.22
Comments:Stefano Cattani said:

Very interesting (and pretty) the BWV1059 (& BWV35), never heard as organ concerto (I think). Another way to join "Wachtet auf..." to pieces other than Cantatas. I recommend this CD.

Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Stefano Cattani
Date First Submitted:09/17/1998