J.S. Bach

Recommended (or not) Recordings

Hermann Scherchen Conducts Bach, Vol. 7

Main Performer
or Conductor:
Hermann Scherchen
Accompaniment/Orchestra:Vienna Radio Orchestra & Vienna Academy Chamber Choir
Soloists:Teresa Stich-Randall, soprano
Maureen Forrester, alto
Alexander Young, tenor
John Boyden, Bass
Individual Works:Cantatas #35, BWV 35
Cantata #42, BWV 42
Format:Vinyl Record
Record Label:Westminster/ABC Records
Catalog Number:WST-17080
Year Released/Recorded:early 1950s
Total Playing Time:60+ minutes
Comments:Mitch Struble said:

With these great soloists and a fine choir, Scherchen cannot fail to produce a remarkable impact. While not of the "alte Musik" variety, this is one of my favorites.

Acknowledgements:Thank you to the following for submitting this recording and for your comments:
  • Mitch Struble
Date First Submitted:10/04/1997