J.S. Bach: Der Gott, der hat mir versprochen (BWV 13, #3)

9 parts12 pages03:1810 months ago175 views
Violin(2), Viola, Flute, Oboe, Voice, Other Woodwinds, Cello, Contrabass
A superlative concerted chorale-prelude movement on "Freu' dich sehr, o meine Seele" from the incredible cantata "Meine Seufzer, meine Thränen", BWV 13.

Those who, like myself, strive to learn this art are encouraged to study the bass chosen to underlay the Cantus when
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J.S. Bach: accompanied chorale, Nun, ich weiß, du wirst mich stillen (BWV 105, #6)

9 parts3 pages01:55a year ago277 views
Violin(2), Viola, Voice(4), Cello, Contrabass
CLICK "Show More"! The closing chorale from the Cantata BWV 105, “Herr, gehe nicht ins Gericht.”, notable for its obbligato string parts, which demonstrate God quieting the troubled conscience (Gewissen), slowing down from sixteenths to triplets, to eighths, to quarter notes, the three upp
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J. S. Bach: Ich lasse dich nicht, du segnest mich denn (BWV 157, #1)

9 parts7 pages04:334 years ago1,252 views
Flute(2), Oboe(2), Violin, Voice(2), Strings, Contrabass
A tour-de-force of canonic counterpoint, lush orchestral-vocal texture, and six-voiced complexity pouring out kaleidoscopic harmony at once driving and bittersweet, the opening of the eponymous cantata BWV 157.

“I will not leave thee, lest thou bless me”, Jacob’s words to the angel (Gen. 32:26
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