2 CD / Ars Musici / 2009-08-25Works: Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: St. Mark Passion, for soloists, chorus & orchestra, H. 799 (fragment)
Performers: Bovet, Martina; Koch, Rene; Pachner, Rainer; Sigrist, Peter [Tenor vocals]; Turk, Gerd
Conductors: Raaflaub, Beat
Recording information: Musiksaal, Stadtcasino Basel (03/11/1994/03/27/1994)....continue...
1 CD / Winter & Winter / 2008-05-13Works: Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Sonata for Viola da Gamba and Basso Continuo in D major, Wq 137/H 559; Fantasy for Keyboard in A major, Wq 58/H 278; Sonata for Viola da Gamba and Harpsichord in G minor, W...
Performers: Buratto, Gianluca; Ghielmi, Lorenzo [Organ/Harpsichord]; Ghielmi, Vittorio [Viola da gamba]
The sonatas for viola da gamba and pianoforte are a true anticipation of Beethoven's sonatas for cello and piano, the latter not having the magic...continue...
2 CD / ORF / 2007-06-01Works: Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Saint Matthew Passion, H 782
Performers: Durmuller, Jorg; Gottwald, Franziska; Mertens, Klaus; Steur, Rene; Velez Isidro, Orlanda; York, Deborah
Conductors: Koopman, Ton
Ensemble: Amsterdam Baroque Choir; Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra
This was one of the first substantial works C.P.E. Bach composed shortly after assuming the post of Music Director in Hamburg. No doubt influenced by...continue...
2 CD / ORF / 2007-03-01Works: Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Mache dich auf, werde Licht, H 821h; Danket dem Herrn, H 824e
Performers: Kermes, Simone; Mertens, Klaus; Schafer, Markus; Vierlinger, Lydia
Conductors: Haselböck, Martin
Ensemble: Vienna Academy; Vienna Chamber Choir
In 1768, a few weeks after his 54th birthday, C.P.E. Bach left Berlin. He had served as harpsichordist for almost 30 years in Frederick II's...continue...