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C P E Bach: Spiritual Songs

TOCC 0248


Playing time: 55'41"
Tracks: 12
Booklet pages: 28
© 2014 Toccata Classics
Reviewer: Robert Anderson
Review of C P E Bach: Spiritual Songs published on 20 May 2014

Listen: C P E Bach: Busslied H 868/45 (track 5, 0:00-0:44)

Norbert Meyn, tenor
Terence Charlston, clavichord

Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach:

Herrn Professor Gellerts Geistliche Oden und Lieder mit Melodien, WQ194/H686 (1758)
1 Passionslied (No 14)
2 Bitten (No 9) (first complete recording)
3 Prüfung am Abend (No 7) (first complete recording)
4 Abendlied (No 31) (first complete recording)
5 Busslied (No 45) (first complete recording)
6 Trost eines schwermütigen Christen (Nos 24-25)

7 Seyn oder Nicht Seyn - Phantasie mit untergelegtem Text von Gerstenberg

Sturms geistliche Gesänge mit Melodien, Vols 1 and 2, WQ197-8/H749 and H752 (1780-81)
8 Über die Finsternis kurz von dem Tode Jesu (first complete recording) (Vol 1 No 29)
9 Passionslied (Vol 1 No 2) (first complete recording)
10 Der Tag des Weltgerichts (Vol 1 No 13) (first complete recording)
11 Empfindungen in der Sommernacht (Vol 2 No 18) (first complete recording)
12 Der Frühling (Vol 1 No 14) (first complete recording)

Recorded September 2012 at the Royal College of Music Studio, London UK


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