Bach: Sacred Works (11CD + 4 DVD + Blu-ray Audio)

Deutsche Grammophon
$82.99
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4797788
Artist:
Karl Richter

Karl Richter’s legendary recordings of Johann Sebastian Bach’s sacred masterpieces: St Matthew Passion, St John Passion, Christmas Oratorio, Magnificat and the Mass in B Minor all remastered at 24-bit/192kHz by EBS

Presented on 1 Blu-ray Audio disc + 11 CDs + 4 DVDs. The Blu-ray disc presents all the audio from the CDs at 24-bit/192kHz, while the DVDs present the St Matthew and St John Passions and the Mass in B minor.

First CD release of Richter’s rehearsals for Bach’s Christmas Oratorio.

148pp booklet with expansive repertoire notes, an essay on Richter’s interpretations, and original libretti with English translations.

Presented in a hardcover slipcase with printed spines on the inner wallets.

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Tracklisting:

CDs 1-3: St Matthew Passion BWV 244

Ernst Haefliger, Kieth Engen, Irmgard Seefried, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Hertha Töpper,
Münchener Bach-Chor, Münchener Bach-Orchester,
Karl Richter

CDs 4 & 5: St John Passion BWV 245

Evelyn Lear, Hertha Töpper, Ernst Haefliger, Hermann Prey, Kieth Engen,
Münchener Bach-Chor, Münchener Bach-Orchester,
Karl Richter

CDs 6-8:

Christmas Oratorio BWV 248
Gundula Janowitz, Christa Ludwig, Fritz Wunderlich, Franz Crass,

Münchener Bach-Chor, Münchener Bach-Orchester,
Karl Richter

Magnificat in D major BWV 243
Maria Stader, Hertha Töpper, Ernst Haefliger, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau,
Münchener Bach-Chor, Münchener Bach-Orchester,
Karl Richter

CDs 9 & 10: Mass in B minor BWV 232

Ursula Buckel, Marga Höffgen, Ernst Haefliger, Ernst Gerold Schramm,
Münchener Bach-Chor, Münchener Bach-Orchester,
Karl Richter

CD 11: Karl Richter rehearses the Christmas Oratorio BWV 248

DVD 1 & 2: St Matthew Passion BWV 244

DVD 3: St John Passion BWV 245

DVD 4: Mass in B minor BWV 232

Blu-Ray Audio:

  • St Matthew Passion BWV 244
  • St John Passion BWV 245
  • Christmas Oratorio BWV 248
  • Magnificat in D major BWV 243
  • Mass in B minor BWV 232
  • Karl Richter probt das Weihnachtsoratorium

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