CD 1  
 JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH
  For the First Sunday after Easter  
 Unto Thee, O Lord, do I lift up my soul BWV 150 14:42  
1 1 Sinfonia 1:39
2 2 Chorus - Unto Thee, O Lord, do I lift up my soul. 3:23
3 3 Aria: Soprano - Yet I am and shall remain content 1:25
4 4 Chorus - Lead me in Thy truth, and teach me 1:52
5 5 Aria (Trio): Alto, Tenor, Bass - Cedars must before the tempest 1:24
6 6 Chorus - Mine eyes are ever toward the Lord; 2:03
7 7 Chorus - All my days of suffering 2:56
   
 Remember that Jesus Christ BWV 67 12:56  
8 1 Chorus - Remember that Jesus Christ was raised from the dead. 2:44
9 2 Aria: Tenor - My Jesus is risen 2:12
10 3 Recitative: Alto - My Jesus, Thou art called the poiston of death and the plague of Hell 0:30
11 4 Chorale - The glorious day is come 0:35
12 5 Recitative: Alto - Yet is seems as though the remaining foe 0:47
13 6 Aria & Chorus - Peace by unto you! 5:11
14 7 Chorale - Thou Prince of Peace, Lord Jesus Christ 0:56
   
 Then the same day at evening BWV 42 26:49  
15 1 Sinfonia 5:46
16 2 Recitative: Tenor - Then the same day at evening 0:35
17 3 Aria: Alto - Where two or three are gathered together in the precious name of Jesus 12:32
18 4 Chorale (Duet): Soprano, Tenor - Do not despair, O little flock 2:20
19 5 Recitative: Bass - One can see here a fine example of what happened in Jerusalem 0:38
20 6 Aria: Bass - Jesus shields His own people 3:00
21 7 Chorale - Graciously grant us peace 1:58
   
 Peace be unto you BWV 158 12:40  
22 1 Recitative: Bass - Peace be unto you 1:41
23 2 Aria & Chorale - World, farewell, I am weary of you 8:16
24 3 Recitative & Arioso: Bass - Now, O Lord, govern my thoughts 1:18
25 4 Chorale - Here is the true Easter Lamb that God has offered 1:24
  CD 1 TT: 67:23      
   
 Gillian Keith soprano
 Daniel Taylor alto
 Charles Daniels tenor
 Stephen Varcoe bass
   
  CD 2  
  For the Second Sunday after Easter  
 Give ear, O Shepherd of Israel BWV 104 16:30  
1 1 Chorus - Give ear, O Shepherd of Israel, Thou that leadest Joseph like a flock, 4:08
2 2 Recitative: Tenor - The highest shepherd provides for me 0:39
3 3 Aria: Tenor - Though my shepherd hides too long 3:03
4 4 Recitative: Bass - Yea, this word is food to my soul and balm to my breast 0:46
5 5 Aria: Bass - Happy flock, sheep of Jesus 6:53
6 6 Chorale - The Lord is my faithfuly shepherd 1:01
   
 I am the good shepherd BWV 85 15:50  
7 1 Aria: Bass - I am the good shepherd 3:12
8 2 Aria: Alto - Jesus is a good shepherd 3:08
9 3 Chorale: Soprano - The Lord is my faithful shepherd 4:51
10 4 Recitative: Tenor - When the hirelings sleep 0:58
11 5 Aria: Tenor - Behold what love can do 2:41
12 6 Chorale - With God as my refuge and faithful shepherd 0:58
   
 The Lord is my faithful shepherd BWV 112 11:37  
13 1 Verse I - The Lord is my faithful shepherd 2:27
14 2 Verse II - He leads me to the pure waters that restore my soul 3:19
15 3 Verse III - And though I walk through the valley of darkness 1:34
16 4 Verse IV - Thou preparest a table for me before my enemis on every side 3:14
17 5 Verse V - Goodness and mercy follow me all the day of my life 1:02
  CD 2 TT: 44:08      
   
 Katherine Fuge soprano
 William Towers alto
 Norbert Meyn tenor
 Stephen Varcoe bass
   
 John Eliot Gardiner
   
  Cover photography by Steve McCurry