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Magnificat, BWV 243
Choir and piano Soprano voice, Alto voice, Tenor voice, and Bass voice (Soli), SATB Choir, Piano
Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750). Arranged by Karl Straube. This edition: Paperback. Original Works, Transcriptions, Liturgical, Choral. Baroque Period; Sacred/Hymns, German, Christmas/Hannukah. Large Vocal Score. With Text Language: Latin. Composed 1723/1731. 52 pages. Duration 35 minutes. Published by Serenissima (SA.Z2488).
Item Number: SA.Z2488
ISBN 9781932419382. With Text Language: Latin. Baroque Period; Sacred/Hymns, German, Christmas/Hannukah. 8.27 x 11.69 inches.
Unabridged digitally enhanced reissue of the vocal score prepared by musicologist Karl Straube and published by C.F. Peters, Leipzig in the late 19th century. Bach composed the initial version in E-flat in 1723 for the Christmas Vespers in Leipzig which contained several Christmas texts. Over the years he removed the Christmas-specific texts to make it suitable for year-round performance, and transposied it to D major, providing better sonority for the trumpets. The work is divided into twelve parts which can be grouped into three movements, each beginning with an aria and completed by the choir.
- 1. Magnificat Anima Mea (Coro)
- 2. Et Exultavit (Aria)
- 3. Quia Respexit (Aria)
- 4. Omnes Generationes (Coro)
- 5. Quia Fecit Mihi Magna (Aria)
- 6. Et Misericordia (Duetto)
- 7. Fecit Potentiam (Coro)
- 8. Deposuit (Aria)
- 9. Esurientes (Aria)
- 10. Suscepit Israel (Terzetto)
- 11. Sicut Locutus (Coro)
- 12. Gloria Patri (Coro)
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