Crucifixus: The Sacred Music of J.S. Bach. By Johann Sebastian Bach, Various Artists, Géza Oberfrank, Christian Brembeck, Matyas Antal. • 14 songs. Bach’s Mass in B minor (BWV ) is the synthesis of his life’s work. from a parody of a cantata (BWV 12, used in the Crucifixus) to probably the last vocal. Check out J.S. Bach: Mass In B Minor, BWV / Credo – Crucifixus by Carol Hall & Michael Chance & Wynford Evans & Stephen Varcoe & English Baroque.

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Thirty Years of HIP”. Bach structured the work in four parts: It may not be public domain elsewhere, however.

The duration of an eighth note stays the same, Bach thus achieves a contrast of “heavenly” three eights, a symbol of the Trinity, and “earthly” four quarters. The continuation of the thought within the angels’ song, ” Et in terra pax ” and peace on earthis in common time.

Bach Mass in B Minor Et in unum Dominum Horn or Basset Horn, and Bassoons ad lib. Quoniam tu solus sanctus These file s are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection.

University of North Texas. Credo I nach and Confiteor I confess. Universal Editionn.

Mass in G major. Libbey, Ted 7 April It is probably Bach’s last vocal composition, dating from the end of or the first weeks of When he compiled the mass, he used these parts, added the Credoincluding new compositions, and concluded with Osannawhich is normally part of the Sanctus.

The theme is a Gregorian Chant[49] first presented by the tenor in long notes on a walking bass of the continuo.

The movement is based on a choral movement dating from about which is used in Gott, man lobet dich in der StilleBWV and a related wedding cantata BWV a. To achieve the Missa totaa setting of the complete text of the mass, he combined his most elaborate Missa, the Missa in B minorwritten in for the court in Dresdenand a Sanctus written for Christmas of Masses, magnificat, passions and oratorios by Johann Sebastian Bach. The parts Kyrie, Gloria crucifiixus Credo are all designed with choral sections as the outer movements, framing an intimate center of theological cruckfixus.


Bach headed the movement ” Duo voces articuli 2 ” which can be translated as “Two voices express 2” crucifiixus “the two vocal parts of Article 2”.

Mass in B minor, BWV 232 (Johann Sebastian Bach)

California Institute of Technology. Retrieved 4 October The Credo begins with ” Credo in unum Deum ” I believe in one Goda polyphonic movement for five-part choir, to which two obbligato violins add independent parts.

The opening is set as a five-part chorus, beginning with an instrumental presentation of the material. The first and last are similar in style, concertante music of the eighteenth century.

Retrieved 17 September Qui tollis peccata mundi An aria for soprano II and obbligato violin express the praise and adoration of God in vivid coloraturas. The last section begins with an aria for bass, showing ” Quoniam tu solus sanctus ” For you alone are holy in an unusual scoring of only corno da caccia and two bassoons.

Javascript is required for this feature. The text of the Hymnus Gloria begins with the angels’ song from Luke ‘s Christmas story. Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial 3. Et in Spiritum Sanctum.

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Retrieved 7 October PDF scanned by Unknown M. A second repetition of instruments, embedded voices and upward runs brings the whole section to a jubilant close on the words ” et vitam venturi saeculi.


The section Kyrie is structured, following tradition, in a threefold acclamation of God, a chorus for the Kyrie I, a duet Christe, and a different chorus for Kyrie II. The instruments often play the same line with different articulation. The crucifixuw of Christ stresses the second person of the Trinity and is therefore rendered as a duet of the two sopranos.

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Et in terra pax. The text ” ex Maria vergine ” out of the virgin Mary appears in an upward movement, “et homo factus est” and made man is even in upward triads.

It is written in the latest Empfindsamer Stil sensitive style as if Bach had wanted to “prove his command of this style”. The two oboes d’amore open the movement with a ritornello, with an ondulating theme played in parallels, which is later picked up by the voice. In other projects Wikimedia Commons.

The voices are often in canon and in parallel, as in the Christe.

It is structured in three sections, regarding Father, Son and Holy Spirit. A four-part chorus in stile antico illustrates the idea of thanks and praise, again with trumpets and timpani. Messen, Passionen, Oratorische Werke Band 1.

In Bach’s earlier settings of the mass he had treated “Qui tollis and “Qui sedes” as one movement, here he distinguished Jesus at the right hand of the father by dance-like music.

Here an obbligato flute opens a concerto with the orchestra and introduces material that the voices pick up.