Choir Sacred SATB choir a cappella
Composed by Johannes Brahms. Choral Works (inc. Oratorios). Edition Peters. Choral, Christmas. Choral Octavo. 16 pages. Edition Peters #98-EP6560. Published by Edition Peters (PE.EP6560).
ISBN 9790300714967. English.
Composed in 1877, 'O Heiland, reiss die Himmel auf' was dedicated, like its companion work, to the Bach scholar Philpp Spitta and thus acknowledges the influence of Brahms's great forebear on this composition. Vocal Score in English and German, Choir SATB. Score has piano reduction for rehearsal.