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HAYDN: Schopfung (Die) (The Creation)


HAYDN: Schopfung (Die) (The Creation)

Disc 1

Haydn, Franz Joseph
Swieten, Gottfried van, lyricist(s)

  Die Schopfung (The Creation), Hob.XXI:2
1.   Part I, No. 1: Die Vorstellung des Chaos (The Representation of Chaos) (Raphael, Uriel, Chorus) 00:09:41
2.   Part I, No. 2: Nun schwanden vor dem heiligen Strahle (Now vanish before the holy beams) (Uriel, Chorus) 00:04:05
3.   Part I, No. 3: Und Gott machte das Firmament (And God made the firmament) (Raphael) 00:01:58
4.   Part I, No. 4: Mit Staunen sieht das Wunderwerk (The marv'lous work beholds amaz'd) (Gabriel) 00:01:50
5.   Part I, No. 5: Und Gott sprach: Es sammle sich das Wasser (And God said: Let the waters under the heaven) (Raphael) 00:00:48
6.   Part I, No. 6: Rollend in schaumenden Wellen (Rolling in foaming billows) (Raphael) 00:03:44
7.   Part I, No. 7: Und Gott sprach: Es bringe die Erde Gras hervor (And God said: Let all the earth bring forth grass) (Gabriel) 00:00:37
8.   Part I, No. 8: Nun beut dir Flur das frische Grun (With verdure clad the fields appear) (Gabriel) 00:04:51
9.   Part I, No. 9: Und die himmlischen Heerscharen (And the Heav'nly host proclaimed the third day) (Uriel) 00:00:13
10.   Part I, No. 10: Stimmt an die Saiten (Awake the harp) (Chorus) 00:02:01
11.   Part I, No. 11: Und Gott sprach: Es seien Lichter an der Feste des Himmels (And God said: Let there be lights in the firmament of heaven) 00:00:42
12.   Part I, No. 12: In vollem Glanze steiget jetzt die Sonne (In splendour bright is rising now the sun) (Uriel) 00:03:16
13.   Part I, No. 13: Die Himmel erzahlen die Ehre Gottes (The heavens are telling the glory of God) (Gabriel, Uriel, Raphael, Chorus) 00:03:55

Disc 2

Haydn, Franz Joseph
Swieten, Gottfried van, lyricist(s)

  Die Schopfung (The Creation), Hob.XXI:2
1.   Part II, No. 14: Und Gott sprach: Es bringe das Wasser in der Fulle hervor (And God said: Let the waters bring forth abundantly) (Gabriel) 00:00:25
2.   Part II, No. 15: Auf starkem Fittiche schwinget sich der Adler stolz (On mighty pens uplifted soars the eagle aloft) (Gabriel) 00:07:00
3.   Part II, No. 16: Und Gott schuf grosse Walfische (And God created great whales) (Raphael) 00:02:22
4.   Part II, No. 17: Und die Engel ruhrten ihre unsterblichen Harfen (And the angels struck their immortal harps) (Raphael) 00:00:26
5.   Part II, No. 18: In holder Anmut stehn (Most beautiful appear) (Trio) 00:04:20
6.   Part II, No. 19: Der Herr ist gross (The Lord is great) (Trio and Chorus) 00:02:11
7.   Part II, No. 20: Und Gott sprach: Es bringe die Erde hervor lebende Geschopfe (And God said: Let the earth bring forth the living creature) 00:00:31
8.   Part II, No. 21: Gleich offnet sich der Erde Schoss (Straight opening her fertile womb) (Raphael) 00:03:24
9.   Part II, No. 22: Nun scheint in vollem Glanze der Himmel (Now heav'n in fullest glory shone) (Raphael) 00:03:29
10.   Part II, No. 23: Und Gott schuf den Menschen nach seinem Ebenbilde (And God created man in his own image) (Uriel) 00:00:41
11.   Part II, No. 24: Mit Wurd' und Hoheit angetan (In native worth and honour clad) (Uriel) 00:03:26
12.   Part II, No. 25: Und Gott sah jedes Ding, was er gemacht hatte (And God saw ev'rything that he had made) (Raphael) 00:00:29
13.   Part II, No. 26: Vollendet ist das grosse Werk (Chorus) 00:01:14
14.   Part II, No. 27: Zu dir, o Herr, blickt alles auf (Trio) 00:04:03
15.   Part II, No. 28: Vollendet ist das grosse Werk (Chorus) 00:02:40
16.   Part III, No. 29: Aus Rosenwolken (In rosy mantle appears) (Uriel) 00:04:33
17.   Part III, No. 30: Von deiner Gut', o Herr und Gott (By thee with bliss, O bounteous Lord) (Eve and Adam, Chorus) 00:08:53
18.   Part III, No. 31: Nun ist die erste Pflicht erfullt (Our duty we performed now) (Adam and Eve) 00:02:52
19.   Part III, No. 32: Holde Gattin! (Graceful consort!) (Adam and Eve) 00:07:55
20.   Part III, No. 33: O glucklich Paar (O happy pair) (Uriel) 00:00:30
21.   Part III, No. 34: Singt dem Herren alle Stimmen (Sing the Lord, ye voices all!) 00:03:20

Total Playing Time: 01:42:25

Haydn, Franz Joseph

Swieten, Gottfried van

Atzmon, Moshe

World Symphony Orchestra

Chamber Chorus of the Berlin Hochschule der Kunste; Pecs Chamber Choir; Shin-yu Kai Choir

Mathis, Edith; Prégardien, Christoph; Stamm, Harald

Label: BIS

Genre: Choral - Sacred

Period: Classical

Catalogue No: BIS-CD-493-94

Barcode: 7318594934940

Physical Release: 10/1990

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