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Jesus Christus, unser Heiland, BWV666

composer
1708/17; revised into Leipzig Chorales collection, the '18' circa 1744/7

 
The second setting of this chorale has the same four-section structure. Each section begins with three-part counterpoint based on the phrase of the chorale; then the chorale is heard in the upper voice. Semiquavers are introduced at phrase 3, intensified for line four and the coda, perhaps projecting an affect of joy.

from notes by George Parsons © 2017

Recordings

Bach: The Complete Organ Works, Vol. 4
Studio Master: SIGCD804Download only NEWStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
Bach: Wachet auf!
CDA67071/22CDs Archive Service
Bach: The Complete Organ Works
CDS44121/3616CDs Boxed set (at a special price) — Deleted

Details

Track 8 on SIGCD804 CD2 [3'26] Download only NEW
Track 10 on CDA67071/2 CD1 [2'38] 2CDs Archive Service
Track 10 on CDS44121/36 CD10 [2'38] 16CDs Boxed set (at a special price) — Deleted

Track-specific metadata for CDA67071/2 disc 1 track 10

Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-96-07110
Duration
2'38
Recording date
21 April 1995
Recording venue
Jesuitenkirche, Lucerne, Switzerland
Recording producer
Paul Spicer
Recording engineer
Paul Niederberger
Hyperion usage
  1. Bach: Wachet auf! (CDA67071/2)
    Disc 1 Track 10
    Release date: April 1996
    Deletion date: September 2005
    2CDs Archive Service
  2. Bach: The Complete Organ Works (CDS44121/36)
    Disc 10 Track 10
    Release date: October 2002
    Deletion date: March 2009
    16CDs Boxed set (at a special price) — Deleted
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