The Bach Collegium Japan (BCJ) is an orchestra and chorus specialising in Baroque music. It was founded in 1990 by Masaaki Suzuki, a Japanese organist, harpsichordist and conductor.
Since 1995 the Bach Collegium Japan have produced 40 recordings in a series of Johann Sebastian Bach's cantatas on the BIS label.
The Bach Collegium Japan holds an annual concert series of Bach's cantatas and a number of instrumental programmes. BCJ has appeared at major festivals in cities such as Santiago de… read more
|1||Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D Major, BWV 1050: I. Allegro||2,516 listeners|
|2||Cantata, BWV 147, "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben", Part 2: X. Chorale: "Jesu bleibet meine Freude" (Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring)||2,127 listeners|
|3||Am Abend aber desselbigen Sabbats, BWV 42: Sinfonia||1,682 listeners|
|4||Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G Major, BWV 1048: III. Allegro||1,661 listeners|
|5||Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G Major, BWV 1048: I. Allegro||1,482 listeners|
|6||Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 in B flat major, BWV 1051: I.||617 listeners|
|7||Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 in B-Flat Major, BWV 1051: I. Allegro||530 listeners|
|8||Geistliche Chormusik, Op. 11, SWV 369-397: Verleih uns Frieden genadiglich, SWV 372||425 listeners|
|9||Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D Major, BWV 1068: II. Air||349 listeners|
|10||Bereitet die Wege, bereitet die Bahn, BWV 132 (excerpts): V. Aria: Christi Glieder, ach bedenket||343 listeners|