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Composer(s): Johann Sebastian Bach (21 Mar 1685 - 28 Jul 1750)
Work identifier: M688
Real Name: Cantata No. 140 'Wachet Auf'
Display Name: Cantata No. 140 'Wachet Auf'
Nick Name: Sleepers awake
Work/Opus: BWV 140
Composed: c. 1731
First Performed: 25 Nov 1731
Genre: Vocal + Choral
Genre Type: Cantata
Period: Baroque
Instrumentation: Soprano
Tenor
Bass
Voices
Chamber Orchestra
Librettist(s): Nicolai
Performance Timing (guide): 1'53'' (approx.)
Mvt. 1Chorale: Wachet auf ruft uns die Stimme  (Soprano, Tenor, Bass, Voices, Chamber Orchestra)
Mvt. 2Recitative: Er kommt er kommt  (Soprano, Tenor, Bass, Voices, Chamber Orchestra)
Mvt. 3Aria Duet: Wann kommst du mein Heil?  (Soprano, Tenor, Bass, Voices, Chamber Orchestra)
Mvt. 4Zion hort die Wachter singen  (Soprano, Tenor, Bass, Voices, Chamber Orchestra)
Mvt. 5Recitative: So geh herein zu mir  (Soprano, Tenor, Bass, Voices, Chamber Orchestra)
Mvt. 6Aria Duet: Mein Freund ist mein!  (Soprano, Tenor, Bass, Voices, Chamber Orchestra)
Mvt. 7Chorale: Gloria sei dir gesungen  (Soprano, Tenor, Bass, Voices, Chamber Orchestra)
Composer(s): Johann Sebastian Bach (21 Mar 1685 - 28 Jul 1750)
Recording identifier: M2147491262
Real Name: Cantata No. 140 'Wachet Auf'
Display Name: Cantata No. 140 'Wachet Auf'
Nick Name: Sleepers awake
Work/Opus: BWV 140
Composed: c. 1731
First Performed: 25 Nov 1731
Genre: Vocal + Choral
Genre Type: Cantata
Period: Baroque
Instrumentation: Soprano
Tenor
Bass
Voices
Chamber Orchestra
Organ
Librettist(s): Nicolai
Ensemble: Würtenberg Chamber Orchestra, Heilbronn
Conductor: Helmuth Rilling
Label: Hänssler
Catalogue Number: CD 92.044
CD Media ID: 871
Recording Location: Gedachniskirche Stuttgart
Recording Date: c. 1984
Mvt. 1Chorale: Wachet auf ruft uns die Stimme (6'8'')
Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart
Mvt. 2Recitative: Er kommt er kommt (1'10'')
Aldo Baldin (Tenor)
Mvt. 3Aria Duet: Wann kommst du mein Heil? (5'8'')
Arleen Augér (Soprano)
Philippe Huttenlocher (Bass)
Mvt. 4Zion hort die Wachter singen (3'52'')
Aldo Baldin (Tenor)
Mvt. 5Recitative: So geh herein zu mir (1'31'')
Philippe Huttenlocher (Bass)
Mvt. 6Aria Duet: Mein Freund ist mein! (4'54'')
Arleen Augér (Soprano)
Philippe Huttenlocher (Bass)
Mvt. 7Chorale: Gloria sei dir gesungen (1'42'')
Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart