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St. John Passion (Johannes-Passion)

Traditional version (1739/1749)

By Johann Sebastian Bach

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Solo tenor voice (Evangelist), solo bass voice (Jesus), SATB choir, SATB voices, 2 flutes, 2 oboes (oboe d'amore, basso continuo), 2 violins, viola, viola da gamba, basso continuo
Traditional version (1739/1749). Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750). Edited by Peter Wollny. Arranged by Paul Horn. This edition: urtext. Stuttgart Urtext Edition: Bach vocal; Carus sheet music series: Vocal scores XL. German title: Johannespassion Bwv 245 Tradition.Fassung. Innovative practice aids, Sacred vocal music, Passions, Lent and Passiontide. Vocal score. Composed 1739/1749. BWV 245. 152 pages. Duration 120 minutes. Carus Verlag #CV 31.245/93. Published by Carus Verlag (CA.3124593).

Item Number: CA.3124593

ISBN 9790007137182. Language: German/English.

Bach's St. John Passion is among the greatest settings of the Passion in the history of music. The St. John Passion underwent several fundamental changes during Bach's lifetime. Carus offers all of these surviving versions for sale. The traditional version of the St. John Passion, using the partial autograph score, is still most often performed. Carus now offers singers a new vocal score for performance which includes the well-known texts in the established sequence without requiring any additional page turns. Please use full score and performance material of our edition Carus 31.245/00. This edition includes also the traditional version. This work is now available in carus music, the choir app! Score available separately - see item CA.3124500.

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