Masaaki Suzuki, organ ; Bach Collegium Japan Choir, with soloists.
Recorded Mar. 30-Apr. 2, 2000, Sougakudo Concert Hall, Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music, Japan. Compact discs. Texts in German with English translation, program notes in English, French and German, and the disposition of and registrations used on the organ (27 p.) inserted in container. Includes the German Kyrie and Gloria settings, BWV 669-677; the catechism chorales, BWV 678-689; the duets BWV 802-805; and the Prelude and fugue, BWV 552. All are for organ. Each section of the German Kyrie-Gloria and each catechism chorale has two organ settings, each preceded here by the four-voice chorale (sung in unison or in parts by the choir) related to it. The sung chorales are found mainly in the collection of 185 chorales, BWV 253-438; one is the final chorale from the cantata Aus tiefer Not schrei ich zu dir, BWV 38.
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the John G. Hartman Memorial Library Fund.
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Verschiedene Vorspiele über die Catechismus- und andere Gesaenge. Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Duettos. Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Präludium und Fuge, organ, BWV 552, E♭ major Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Chorales. Selections Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Aus tiefer Not schrei' ich zu dir (Cantata). Ob bei uns ist der Sünden viel.