Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Der Gerechte kömmt um BWV deest (BC C 8); BC D 10/3 (= C 8)

Motet (Good Friday)


Scoring
S I, S II, A, T, B, traverse flute I, traverse flute II, oboe I, oboe II, violin I, violin II, viola, basso continuo
relation to other works:
is arrangement of Tristis est anima meaBC C 8
is part of BWV deest (BC D 10)BC D 10GraunWV B:VII:4TVWV 1:1585/1-2
Comment
Arrangement of the motet "Tristis est anima mea" (probably by Johann Kuhnau); transposed to e minor and instrumental parts added.
The main part of the pasticcio "Wer ist der, so von Edom kömmt" (BWV deest (BC D 10) is based on the cantata "Ein Lämmlein geht und trägt die Schuld" by C. H. Graun (GraunWV B:VII:4). The motet-arrangement is no. 39 of the pasticcio;

Lit.: J. W. Grubbs, in: BJ 1965, p. 17ff.; D. Hellmann, in: BJ 1967, p. 93ff.; A. Glöckner, in: BJ 1977, p. 106ff.;
new edition. Denkmäler Mitteldeutscher Barockmusik, Serie II (composers of the 17th and 18th century in Middle Germany), vol. 1, ed. by A. Glöckner and P. Wollny, Leipzig 1997, p. 209 ff.
Edition
NBA I/41, S. 127 (Andreas Glöckner, 2000) – Critical report (2000), S. 56
Sources
D-B Mus.ms. 8155
D-B Mus.ms. 8185
D-B Mus.ms. 12263/3
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2017-12-03 : 03:46:14