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The Story of the Collegium Musicum

Catherine Bott explores the history of the Collegium Musicum, the amateur music ensembles whose performances in Germany under such illustrious directors as Telemann and Bach paved the way for public concert series.

First broadcast in August 2011.

58 minutes

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    "Ei! Wie Schmeckt der Coffee Süsse" (Mm! How sweet the Coffee…) from the Coffee Cantata, B

    Performers: Emma Kirkby (soprano), Academy of Ancient Music, Christopher Hogwood (conductor)

    • OISEAU LYRE.
    • 417 6212.
  • Johann Kuhnau

    Tristis est Anima Mea

    Performers: The King’s Consort, Robert King (conductor)

    • HYPERION.
    • CDA 67059.
  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    "Ach Herr, strafe mich nicht in deinem Zorn" (psalm 6) TVWV 7: 2

    Performers: Balthasar-Neumann Ensemble, Benoit Haller (tenor), Han Tol (conductor)

    • CARUS VERLAG.
    • 83165.
  • Johann Friedrich Fasch

    Sinfonia in G major

    Performers: Capella Coloniensis, Günther Wich (director)

    • PHOENIX.
    • 191 PHOENIX.
  • Matthias Weckmann

    Sonata no.9 a 4

    Performers: La Fenice

    • RICERCAR.
    • RIC 282.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Presto from Harpsichord Concerto, BWV.1056

    Performers: Richard Egarr (harpsichord), Academy of Ancient Music, Andrew Manze (conductor)

    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • HMU 907283/84.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Trio "Die Katze lässt das Mausen nicht" from the Coffee Cantata, BWV.211

    Performers: Emma Kirkby (soprano), Rogers Covey-Crump (tenor), David Thomas (bass), Academy of Ancient Music, Christopher Hogwood (conductor)

    • OISEAU LYRE.
    • 417 6212.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Aria 'Ei! Wie Schmeckt der Coffee Susse' (from the Coffee Cantata)

  • Johann Kuhnau

    Motet 'Tristis est Anima Mea'

  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    'Ach Herr,strafe mich nicht in deinem Zorn'

  • Johann Friedrich Fasch

    Sinfonia in G major

  • Matthias Weckmann

    Sonata no.9 a 4

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    'Presto' from Harpsichord Concerto, BWV.1056

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Trio: 'Die Katze lasst das Mausen nicht' (from the Coffee Cantata)

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