Bach, J S: Cantata BWV147 'Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben': Jesu, bleibet meine Freude (Jesu, joy of man's desiring)

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Albinoni-Pachelbel: Adagio / Canon

Albinoni-Pachelbel: Adagio / Canon


Albinoni:

Adagio for Strings and Organ in G minor

Bach, J S:

Cantata BWV140 'Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme': Zion hört die Wächter singen

Cantata BWV147 'Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben': Jesu, bleibet meine Freude

Cantata BWV167 'Ihr Menschen, rühmet Gottes Liebe'

Choral

Cantata BWV6 'Bleib bei uns, denn es will Abend werden'

Choral No. 3

Cantata BWV75 'Die Elenden sollen essen': Sinfonia

Chorale Prelude BWV721 'Erbarm' dich mein, o Herre Gott'

Bonporti:

Concerti a Quattro, Op. 11

Molter:

Concerto in D major for two trumpets, strings and continuo, MWV IV:11

Pachelbel:

Canon


Orchestre de Chambre, Jean-Francois Paillard

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Piers Lane goes to town

Piers Lane goes to town


Bach, J S:

Cantata BWV147 'Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben': Jesu, bleibet meine Freude

arr. Dame Myra Hess

Benjamin, A:

Jamaican Rumba

Confrey:

Dizzy Fingers

Delibes:

Naila: Waltz

arr. Ernö Dohnányi

Doheny:

Toccata for Piers Lane

Grainger:

Irish Tune from County Derry 'Danny Boy'

Hopkins, A:

Variations on a well-known theme

Ireland:

Ballerina

Karg-Elert:

Arabesque No. 1 in G flat major 'Filigran', Op. 5

Keane, R:

The Tiger Tango (Movement 3 of Save the Animals Suite)

Lane, A:

Toccata (Movement 4 of Suite)

Mayerl:

Marigold

Moore, Dudley:

Beethoven Parody 'And the same to you'

Parker, K:

Down Longford Way

Poulenc:

Nocturne No. 4 in C minor 'Bal fantôme'

Rachmaninov:

Daisies, Op. 38 No. 3

Saya:

Barcarolles

Sherwin, M:

A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square

arr. Regis Danillon

Templeton:

Bach goes to Town


Piers Lane (piano)

Piers Lane gambols delightfully through the twentieth century in this album of encores, party pieces and a few pianophile rarities, ranging from Dame Myra Hess’s unforgettable arrangement of Bach’s Jesu, joy of man’s desiring to Dudley Moore’s equally unforgettable Beethoven pastiche.

This album includes first recordings of, among others, John Ireland’s Ballerina and Mark Saya’s Offenbach/Chopin conflation Barcarolles. A number of these pieces are by Australian composers who wrote for Piers himself. His unbounded virtuosity and joy in the music is clearly an inspiration, and is evident throughout the recording.

“Lane’s joie de vivre is infectious in the more flamboyant pieces. He loves these pieces, and isn’t coy about telling us that we can, and should, love them too. Flamboyance and poetry are nicely balanced, and Lane attacks the cheesier numbers with such relish that resistance is futile.” The Arts Desk, 12th October 2013

“Although some works are serious, some are dark, and some are very silly, they hang together by dint of the pianist’s personality...Like the disc itself, the notes are amiable, approachable, witty and a pleasure to loaf around with.” MusicWeb International, 1st November 2013

“Lane in wonderful debonair mode here, sparkling through a personal encore selection from Jamaican Rumba to a Toccata by his own father, and from Myra Hess to Dudley Moore.” BBC Music Magazine, November 2013 *****

“A pot pourri of pianistic palate-cleansers and party pieces...there was just the right balance between the flashy pieces and the slower, more contemplative numbers to keep me entertained all the way through...There’s certainly no shortage of impressive virtuosity, including perhaps the best-known item on the disc, Arthur Benjamin’s Jamaican Rumba, which is despatched with great aplomb and panache.” James Longstaffe, Presto Classical, 2nd September 2013

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Great Bach Choruses

Great Bach Choruses


Bach, J S:

Cantata BWV147 'Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben': Jesu, bleibet meine Freude

Cantata BWV62 'Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland'

Cantata BWV36c 'Schwingt freudig euch empor'

Chorus from Cantata BWV140 'Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme'

Christmas Oratorio, BWV248: Jauchzet frohlocket, auf, preiset die Tage

Mass in B minor, BWV232: Sanctus

Mass in B minor, BWV232: Osanna

Motet BWV118 'O Jesu Christ, mein Lebens Licht'

St Matthew Passion, BWV244: Kommt ihr Töchter, helft mir klagen

St Matthew Passion, BWV244: Wir setzen uns mit tranen nieder

Cantata BWV106 'Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste Zeit' (Actus tragicus)

St John Passion, BWV245: Die Kriegsknechte aber

St John Passion, BWV245: Ruht wohl, ihr heiligen Gebeine

St John Passion, BWV245: Ach Herr, lass dein lieb Engelein


Parallel to the forthcoming John Eliot Gardiner Collection, here’s a famous compilation of Great Bach Choruses, newly re-presented just in time for Easter 2013.

It comes with a fresh cover, liner notes and texts and translations.

The acclaimed Monteverdi Choir sings a selection of celebrated Bach choruses under their director John Eliot Gardiner, one of the most versatile and exciting conductors of our time. For Gardiner, “Bach is probably the only composer whose music is so rich, so challenging to the performer and so spiritually uplifting to performer and listener alike.”

Selections from the Passions, the Mass in B minor, Christmas Oratorio and several cantatas.

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JS Bach: Une Cantate Imaginaire

JS Bach: Une Cantate Imaginaire


Bach, J S:

Sinfonia from Cantata BWV42

Cantata BWV30 'Freue dich, erlöste Schar': Kommt, ihr angefochtnen Sunder

Cantata BWV133 'Ich freue mich in dir': Getrost

Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV1068: Air ('Air on a G String')

Bist du bei mir, BWV508

Sinfonia: Cantata BWV174

Cantata BWV21 'Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis': Sinfonia

Nichts kann mich erretten from Cantata No. 74

Cantata BWV33 'Allein zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ': Wie fürchtsam wankten meine Schritte

Cantata BWV18 'Gleichwie der Regen und Schnee vom Himmel fällt': Sinfonia

St Matthew Passion, BWV244: Erbarme dich

Cantata BWV169 'Gott soll allein mein Herze haben': Stirb in mir, Welt

Cantata BWV191 'Gloria in excelsis Deo'

Cantata BWV85 'Ich bin ein guter Hirt': Jesus ist ein guter Hirt

Cantata BWV182 'Himmelskönig, sei willkommen': Sinfonia

Vergiss mein nicht, BWV505

Cantata BWV147 'Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben': Jesu, bleibet meine Freude


Nathalie Stutzmann (contralto/conductor)

Orfeo 55

After attracting attention at the French "Victoires de la Musique Classique" Awards in 2012, the contralto and conductor Nathalie Stutzmann is back with her Orfeo 55 ensemble.

For her new album, Nathalie Stutzmann has imagined an "ideal" cantata based on the most beautiful music composed by Johann Sebastian Bach: her imaginary cantata includes vocal arias of course, but also instrumental pieces and even chorales.

From Bach's immense, magnificent repertoire, Nathalie Stutzmann wanted to "pick a bouquet of its most beautiful flowers."

Arias of gallantry or tenderness, anger, love, fear or despair... every register of expression comes together in Nathalie Stutzmann's "Cantate imaginaire", giving birth to an entirely work with an album constructed in a single, continuous breath.

“Her contralto is distinctive - at once voluptuous and androgynous, with an impressively wide range and sure technique - while her direction is idiosyncratic. At times, her approach seems mannered...Elsewhere, though, Stutzmann really captures the sublime quality of Bach's sacred music” BBC Music Magazine, March 2013 ****

“Stutzmann has an ear for captivating attention and her orchestra, Orfeo 55, are often as responsive to her 'stick' as they are to her dark-hued vocalisation...Immediacy of sentiment and fresh anticipation of the core 'conceit' of each one of these disparate movements is Stutzmann's strongest suit...This [disc] is, overall, rather too much of a good thing - but still admire the sparkle and committed intent.” Gramophone Magazine, February 2013

“This is certainly a very attractive and intelligent offering indeed, astutely compiled and most beautifully performed.” International Record Review, February 2013

“Stutzmann has a unique voice, one which hasn’t always appealed to me. However, she uses it to good effect here. Her fruity, sometimes throaty contralto has a unique colour that sets it apart...Orfeo 55 make a lovely sound, lithe and flexible with great rhythmic bounce, and they’re shown off to their finest effect in the Sinfonia that opens the disc.” MusicWeb International, January 2013

DG - 4810062

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Tatiana Nikolayeva plays Bach for Piano

Tatiana Nikolayeva plays Bach for Piano


Bach, J S:

Italian Concerto, BWV971

Fugue in G minor, BWV578 'Little'

arr Busoni

Cantata BWV147 'Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben': Jesu, bleibet meine Freude

arr. Hess

Siciliano in G minor from Flute Sonata No. 2, BWV1031

arr. Wilhelm Kempff

Busoni:

Toccata and Fugue in D minor (after Bach BWV 565)

Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme (Bach BWV 645)

Nun komm der heiden Heiland' (after Bach, BWV659)

Transcription of Bach's Partita BWV 1004: Chaconne

Ich ruf zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ (Bach BWV 639)


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Sleigh Ride

Sleigh Ride


Anderson, Leroy:

A Christmas Festival

Sleigh Ride

Bach, J S:

Cantata BWV147 'Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben': Jesu, bleibet meine Freude

Christmas Oratorio, BWV248: Sinfonia 'Hirtenmusik'

Sonata for solo violin No. 3 in C major, BWV1005: Adagio

orch. Bachrich

Sheep May Safely Graze, from Cantata BWV208

Berlin, I:

White Christmas

arr. Jack Mason

Coots:

Santa Claus is Coming to Town

arr. Mason

Handel:

Messiah: Hallelujah Chorus

Humperdinck:

Dream Pantomime (from Hänsel und Gretel)

Marks, J:

Rudolph, the red-nosed reindeer

arr. Hayman

Mozart, L:

Divertimento in F major 'Eine musikalische Schlittelfahrt'

Tchaikovsky:

The Nutcracker: Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy

The Nutcracker: Dance of the Mirlitons

The Nutcracker: Waltz of the Flowers


Arthur Fiedler took great pride in bringing classical music to the world at large. While Leonard Bernstein was busy with his Young People’s Concerts with the New York Philharmonic, Fiedler and his Boston Pops Orchestra (most of the members drawn from the Boston Symphony) gave concerts of popular classics that became a fixture on America’s musical calendar. They made several recordings for Polydor / Deutsche Grammophon and the ever-popular Christmas disc is here reissued with built-in bonus tracks by Bach, Humperdinck and Tchaikovsky, in a sleigh ride, taking the listener from a delightful pot-pourri of carols (‘A Christmas Festival’) arranged by Leroy Anderson to Baroque hits in lush orchestrations to high-energy American Christmas songs – all arranged sumptuously for orchestra.

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Trumpet & Organ

Trumpet & Organ


Albinoni:

Adagio for Strings and Organ in G minor

arr. Giazotto

with Jane Parker-Smith (organ)

Violin Sonata in A minor: Adagio

with Hedwig Bilgram (organ)

Bach, J S:

Lute Suite No. 3 in G minor, BWV995: Gavotte en Rondeau

with Jane Parker-Smith (organ)

Cantata BWV68 'Also hat Gott die Welt geliebt'

with Jane Parker-Smith (organ)

Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV1068: Air ('Air on a G String')

with Jane Parker-Smith (organ)

Cello Suite No. 4 in E flat major, BWV1010: Bouree

with Jane Parker-Smith (organ)

Cantata BWV147 'Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben': Jesu, bleibet meine Freude

with Alfred Mitterhofer (organ)

Chorale Prelude BWV645 'Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme'

with Hedwig Bilgram (organ)

Charpentier, M-A:

Te Deum, H146: Fanfare

with Jane Parker-Smith (organ)

Gounod:

Ave Maria

with Jane Parker-Smith (organ)

Handel:

Ombra mai fu (from Serse)

with Jane Parker-Smith (organ)

Gloria in Excelsis Deo

with Jane Parker-Smith (organ)

Krebs, J L:

In allen meinen Taten

with Hedwig Bilgram (organ)

Jesu, meine Freude

with Hedwig Bilgram (organ)

Mozart:

Exsultate, jubilate, K165 - Alleluia

with Jane Parker-Smith (organ)

Purcell:

Queen's Dolour in A minor, Z670

with Alfred Mitterhofer (organ)

Schubert:

Ave Maria, D839

with Jane Parker-Smith (organ)

Senaillé:

Allegro spiritoso

with Jane Parker-Smith (organ)

Stanley, J:

Trumpet Tune

with Jane Parker-Smith (organ)


Maurice André (trumpet)

For a half-century he had the reputation of the trumpet soloist: Maurice André, who died in 2012. The best examples of his radiant tone are the recordings he made with different organists – a brilliant stroll through the golden world of Baroque music.

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Bach: A Strange Beauty

Bach: A Strange Beauty


Bach, J S:

Chorale Prelude BWV639 'Ich ruf' zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ'

Keyboard Concerto No. 5 in F minor, BWV1056

Chorale Prelude BWV734 'Nun freut euch, lieben Christen gmein'

English Suite No. 3 in G minor, BWV808

Keyboard Concerto No. 1 in D minor, BWV1052

Cantata BWV147 'Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben': Jesu, bleibet meine Freude


Simone Dinnerstein (piano)

Debut CD on Sony Classical from this critically acclaimed New York classical pianist. This is her first orchestral disc & features x15 recordings. Described by the NY Times as "An utterly distinctive voice in the forest of Bach interpretation".

“one must acknowledge Dinnerstein's energetic execution, plus the unusual clarity and point of her left-hand work...As a Bach pianist, Dinnerstein is obviously serious, and has fingers to burn” Gramophone Magazine, February 2011

“Kempff's fastidious arrangement of "Nun Freut Euch, Lieben Christen Gmein" offers the most dazzling display of her virtuosity...the stately calm of the 5th Keyboard Concerto's "Largo" has an almost weightless poise, while the English Suite No 3 offers an engrossing journey between styles” The Independent, 14th January 2011 ****

“there is nothing exaggerated or self-seeking about her technical display. Where she excels is in the slow movements...the involvement and emotional commitment is total...Dinnerstein's is a fascinating and soulful approach of which I hope to hear more, especially in the transcriptions to which her romantic temperament and depth of sonorities are ideally suited.” International Record Review, January 2011

“Few current pianists surge forward in Bach with such light-fingered energy and joy; listening to her finale in the fifth keyboard concerto or the start of the third English Suite you almost get giddy. She’s equally individual in ruminating mode...Dinnerstein embraces [Jesu, Joy] calmly and lovingly — the perfect close to this uneven, engaging, idiosyncratic album.” The Times, 21st January 2011 ****

“[the disc] gives a good sense of her generally romantic approach to playing the composer's music on a modern concert grand, in which expressive warmth and beauty of tone seem to be prized above other qualities. It's a style that's perfectly suited to the three chorale-prelude arrangements by great 20th-century pianists” The Guardian, 27th January 2011 ***

“Dinnerstein has Argerich's touch: her Bach swings. The Suite's gigue has jazz momentum and the F minor concerto finale sounds unstoppable...The whole, beautifully conceived programme is shot with emotion, none more than the unfashionable transcriptions...This irresistable pianist knows her mind and expresses it.” Classic FM Magazine, March 2011 *****

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Bach: A Strange Beauty

Bach: A Strange Beauty


Bach, J S:

Chorale Prelude BWV639 'Ich ruf' zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ'

Chorale Prelude BWV734 'Nun freut euch, lieben Christen gmein'

Cantata BWV147 'Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben': Jesu, bleibet meine Freude

Keyboard Concerto No. 1 in D minor, BWV1052

English Suite No. 3 in G minor, BWV808

Keyboard Concerto No. 5 in F minor, BWV1056


Simone Dinnerstein (piano)

“Dinnerstein has Argerich's touch: her Bach swings. The Suite's gigue has jazz momentum and the F minor concerto finale sounds unstoppable...The whole, beautifully conceived programme is shot with emotion, none more than the unfashionable transcriptions...This irresistable pianist knows her mind and expresses it.” Classic FM Magazine, March 2011 *****

“there is nothing exaggerated or self-seeking about her technical display. Where she excels is in the slow movements...the involvement and emotional commitment is total...Dinnerstein's is a fascinating and soulful approach of which I hope to hear more, especially in the transcriptions to which her romantic temperament and depth of sonorities are ideally suited.” International Record Review, January 2011

“[the disc] gives a good sense of her generally romantic approach to playing the composer's music on a modern concert grand, in which expressive warmth and beauty of tone seem to be prized above other qualities. It's a style that's perfectly suited to the three chorale-prelude arrangements by great 20th-century pianists” The Guardian, 27th January 2011 ***

“Kempff's fastidious arrangement of "Nun Freut Euch, Lieben Christen Gmein" offers the most dazzling display of her virtuosity...the stately calm of the 5th Keyboard Concerto's "Largo" has an almost weightless poise, while the English Suite No 3 offers an engrossing journey between styles” The Independent, 14th January 2011 ****

“Few current pianists surge forward in Bach with such light-fingered energy and joy; listening to her finale in the fifth keyboard concerto or the start of the third English Suite you almost get giddy. She’s equally individual in ruminating mode...Dinnerstein embraces [Jesu, Joy] calmly and lovingly — the perfect close to this uneven, engaging, idiosyncratic album.” The Times, 21st January 2011 ****

Sony - 88697747692

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Bach

Bach


Bach, C P E:

Trumpet Concerto in E flat major

Bach, J S:

Keyboard Concerto No. 4 in A major, BWV1055

Cantata BWV148 'Bringet dem Herrn Ehre seines Namens'

Bist du bei mir, BWV508

Chorale Prelude BWV645 'Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme'

Concerto for Oboe & Violin in C minor, BWV1060

Cantata BWV147 'Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben': Jesu, bleibet meine Freude


Gábor Boldoczki (trumpet)

Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra

All tracks arranged for trumpet

Sony - 88697724182

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