J. S. Bach: Sinfonia and Chorus, Ich hatte viel Bekümmerniß (BWV 21.1-2)

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Oboe, Bassoon, Strings(4), Voice(4), Organ, Contrabass
WIP Work in Progress - - amazing bluesy opening Sinfonia and Choral Fugue from my favorite cantata, BWV 21, Ich hatte viel Bekümmerniss. The choral fugue starts at m. 22 on page 16. The fugue subject is often compared to that of the fugue from the G major organ prelude and fugue BWV 541.

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J. S. Bach: Sei nun wieder zufrieden, meine Seele (BWV 21, #9)

14 parts33 pages06:534 years ago623 views
Oboe, Bassoon, Trombone(2), Strings(5), Voice(4), Organ
One of the most wonderful of all of Bach's choruses, this is the ninth movement of the early cantata BWV 21, "Ich hatte viel Bekümmerniß", a masterpiece from start to finish (full text and translation by Pam Dellal here: http://www.emmanuelmusic.org/notes_translations/translations_cantata/t_bwv021.htm).

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