JOHANN KUHNAU (1660-1722): Complete Sacred Works, Vol. 2 - Lobe den Herren, meine Seele (2 versions), Christ lag in Todes Banden, Gott, der Vater, wohn uns bei, Schmücket das Fest mit Maien.
Catalogue Number: 03S017
Reference: 555 020-2
Description: Although he likely wrote more sacred music than Bach, only around 30 pieces still exist and all will be recorded for this new series whose purpose is to place Kuhnau in the transitional period between the early baroque sacred concertos to the cantatas and church styles of Bach, Handel and Telemann. German-English texts. Opella Musica, camerata lipsiensis; Gregor Meyer.