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Himmelfahrts-Oratorium BWV 11 = Ascension oratorio, BWV 11 / Johann Sebastian Bach.

Author/creator Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750 composer.
Other author/creatorEichhorn, Joachim.
Included WorkContainer of (expression): Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen. Vocal score.
Included WorkContainer of (expression): Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen. Vocal score. English.
Format Musical Score and Print
EditionKlavierauszug nach dem Urtext der Neuen Bach-Ausgabe / von Joachim Eichhorn.
Publication Info Kassel : Bärenreiter, [2014]
Copyright Notice ©2014
Description1 vocal score (v, 46 pages) ; 27 cm
Subject(s)
Parallel title Ascension oratorio BWV 11
Caption title Oratorium festo ascensionis Christi
Contents Chorus: Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen = Laud to God in all his kingdoms -- Recitativo (Evangelista): Der Herr Jesus hub seine Hände = The Lord Jesus then lifted up his hands -- Recitativo (Basso): Ach, Jesu, ist dein Abschied schon so nah = Ah, Jesus, is thy parting now so near -- Aria (Alto): Ach, bleibe doch, mein liebstes Leben = Ah, stay with me, my dearest life thou -- Recitativo (Evangelista): Und ward aufgehaben zusehends = And was lifted up manifestly -- Choral: Nun lieget alles unter dir / Now lieth all beneath thy feet -- Recitativo (Evangelista, Basso): Und da sie ihm nachsahen = And as they looked at him -- Recitativo (Alto): Ach ja! so komme bald zurück = Ah yes! so come thou soon again -- Recitativo (Evangelista): Sie aber beteten ihn an = And thereupon they prayed to him -- Aria (Soprano): Jesu, deine Gnadenblicke = Jesus, thy dear mercy's glances -- Choral: Wenn soll es doch geschehen = When shall it ever happen.
General noteFor solo voices (SATB), mixed chorus (SATB), and orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano.
General note"Supplementary edition to: Johann Sebastian Bach, Neue Ausgabe sämtlicher Werke ... Series II, Volume 8, Himmelfahrs-Oratorium (BA 5061), edited by Paul Brainard. New Edition 1983"--Title page verso.
General noteEnglish version of the cantata libretto from "J.S. Bach: the extant texts of the vocal works in English translations with commentary, V. 1" by Z. Philip Ambrose (Philadelphia : XLibris, 2005).
General noteWith preface in German and English.
LanguageGerman words, also with English translation.
LanguageStaff notation.
Genre/formOratorios.
Genre/formAscension Day music.
Genre/formVocal scores.
ISMN 9790006522514
Publisher numberBA 10011-90 Bärenreiter

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Music Music Stacks M2003.B118 H56 2014 ✔ Available Place Hold
Music Music Stacks M2003.B118 H56 2014 ✔ Available Place Hold

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