A Bach Noel by Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750). Arranged by Patrick M. Liebergen. Choir Sacred. SATB choir. Choral (Sacred); Choral Octavo; Masterworks; Worship Resources. Baroque; Christmas; Epiphany; Masterwork Arrangement; Sacred; Winter. Grade 3. Choral Octavo. 8 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.11485).
A Bach Noel is an anthemfor Christmas or Epiphany. Suggested corresponding lectionary readings include Psalm 148, Isaiah 63:7-9, Matthew 2: 1-23, Luke 2: 1-20, and Hebrews 2: 10-18. One basic homiletical theme is that the child who is born in the Bethlehem stable is the Savior of ancient prophecy and the King of Israel.