La Passion selon saint Matthieu (BWV 244), est un oratorio de Jean-Sébastien Bach exécutée probablement pour la première fois le Vendredi saint 1727, c'est-à-dire le 7 avril 1727.

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Manuscrit de la Passion selon saint Matthieu. Extrait (après la mort du Christ. N° 72. Choral : « Wenn ich einmal soll scheiden » et N° 73. Récitatif : « Und siehe da, der Vorhang im Tempel zerriß in zwei Stück »)

Bach Matthäus Passion St Matthew BWV 244 John Eliot Gardiner & The English Baroque Soloists

Johann Sebastian Bach
Matthäus-Passion (St Matthew Passion) BWV 244
Sir John Eliot Gardiner conducts English Baroque Soloists & Monteverdi Choir
Mark Padmore: Evangelist, tenor
Stephan Loges: Christ, baritone
Hannah Morrison, soprano
Further soloists from the Monteverdi Choir: Eleanor Minney, Reginald Mobley, Richard Wilberforce, Clare

1:19 Kommt ihr tochter helft mir klagen (Choral) (Come, you daughters, help me lament)
12:06 Buss und reu knirscht (Penance and remorse grind)
16:32 Blute nur du liebes herz (Bleed on, dear heart)
23:13 Wo willst du dass wir dir bereiten (Choral) (Where wilt thou that we prepare)
28:12 Ich will dir mein herze schenken (I will give my heart to You)
32:20 Ich will hier bei dir stehen (Choral) ( I will stay here with You)
39:05 Ich will bei meinem Jesu wachen (I will watch beside my Jesus)
45:56 Gerne will ich mich bequemen (I will gladly submit me)
51:00 Was mein Gott will das gescheh allzeit (Choral) (What my God wills, may it ever befall)
54:37 So ist mein Jesus nun gefangen (So is my Jesus captured now)
1:01:26 O mensch, bewein dein Sünde gross (Choral) (O man, mourn your grat sin)
1:10:40 Ach nun ist mein Jesus hin (Ah! My Jesus is gone now)
1:15:06 Mir hat die Welt trüglich gericht't (Choral) (The world has judged me deceitfully)
1:17:57 Geduld, Geduld ! (Patience, patience)
1:23:31 Wer hat dich so geschlagen (Choral) (Who has buffetet You so)
1:27:02 Erbarme dich meine Gott (Have mercy, my God)
1:34:02 Gebt mir meinen Jesum wieder (Choral) (Give me back, my Jesus !)
1:36:58 Gebt mir meinen Jesum wieder (Give me back, my Jesus !)
1:41:50 Befiehl du deine Wege (Choral) (Commend your way)
1:45:21 Wie wundebarlich (Choral) (How miracolous indeed is this punishement!)
1:46:28 Aus liebe will mein heiland sterben (Out of love my Saviour is willing to die)
1:56:18 Konnen tranen meiner wangen nichts erlangen (If the tears of my cheeks can achieve nothing)
2:03:37 O haupt voll blut und wunden (Choral) (O head, full of blood and wounds)
2:07:11 Komm susses Kreuz (Come, sweet Cross)
2:17:17 Ach Golgotha (Alas Golgotha, hapless Golgotha)
2:24:30 Wenn ich einmal soll scheiden (Choral) (When once I must depart, do not depart from me)
2:30:38 Mache dich mein herze rein (Make youself clean, my heart)
2:37:47 Herr, wir haben gedacht (Choral) (Sir, we remember that deceiver said)
2:39:25 Mein Jesu, gute Nacht ! (My Jesus, good night !)
2:41:20 Wir setzen uns mit Tränen nieder (Choral) (We sit down in tears, Rest softly)

 

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Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Evangelist (tenor)
Andreas Schmidt, Jesus (baritone)
Barbara Bonney, soprano (Pilate's wife)
Ann Monoyios, soprano
Anne Sofie von Otter, alto (contralto)
Michael Chance, countertenor (Altus, First witness)
Howard Crook, tenor (Second witness)
Olaf Bär, baritone (Pilate, Peter, High priest I)
Cornelius Hauptmann, bass (Judas, Pontifex)
THE MONTEVERDI CHOIR
Soprano: Donna Deam, Rona Eastwood, Jane Fairfield, Suzanne Flowers, Carol Hall, Susan Hemington Jones, Ruth Holton (Ancillae), Lucinda Houghton, Nicola Jenkin, Jean Knibbs, Rachel Platt, Gill Ross (Ancillae)
Altos: Richard Baker, Julian Clarkson, Patrick Collin, Jonathan Peter Kenny, Peter Nardone, Philip Newton, Christopher Royall, Ashley Stafford
Tenors: Clifford Armstrong, Brian Parsons, Philip Pettifor, Nicolas Robertson, Angus Smith, Paul Sutton, Paul Tindall, Andrew Tusa
Basses: Michael Boswell, Alan Brafield, Stephen Charlesworth, Hans Gabler, James Ottaway, Charles Pott, Richard Savage, Lawrence Wallington
THE LONDON ORATORY JUNIOR CHOIR
Direction: Patrick Russill
Edward Bruggemeyer, Jonathan Hoban, Victoria Hoban, Cornelia La Via, Julia Manning, Sophia Martinez, Sorelle Martinez, Sarah McAdam, Christopher McCarthy, Silvia Montello, Emma Murphy, Emma O'Neill, Beth O'Reilly, Kate O'Reilly, Luke O'Reilly, Eamonn Stack, Danielle Williams
THE ENGLISH BAROQUE SOLOISTS
Orchestra I $
1stViolins: Elizabeth Wilcock (leader & soloist), Graham Cracknell, Maya Homburger, Walter Reiter 2nd Violins: Hildburg Williams, Henrietta Wayne,Maurice Whitaker Violas: Annette Isserlis, Alan George Viola da gamba: Richard Campbell (soloist) Violoncellos: Timothy Mason (continuo), Richard Campbell (continuo) Double bass: Valerie Botwright (continuo) Flutes: Lisa Beznosiuk (soloist), Guy Williams Recorders: Rachel Beckett, Catherine Latham Oboes/ Oboes d'amore: Anthony Robson (oboe soloist), Catherine Latham Bassoon: Alastair Mitchell (continuo) / Organ: Alastair Ross (continuo)
Orchestra II
1stViolins: Alison Bury (leader & soloist), Peter Lissauer, Ellen O'Dell, Nicola Cleminson 2nd Violins: Desmond Heath, Catherine Ford, Lucy Russell Violas: Nicholas Logie, Pamela Cresswell Violoncellos: Richard Tunnicliffe (continuo), Julie Lehwalder (continuo) Double bass: Judith Evans (continuo) Flutes: Janet See, Rachel Beckett Oboes/ Oboes d'amore/ Oboes da caccia: Richard Earle, Valerie Darke Bassoon: Andrew Watts (continuo) / Organ: Paul Nicholson (continuo)