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Christus, der ist mein Leben, BWV1112

composer
Neumeister manuscript

 
BWV1112 is a simple setting, with the chorale phrases treated imitatively in a four-part texture. The impetus is driven by dactyl figures, also perhaps a simple musical reflection of ‘joy’ (‘Freud’) in the text, heard in the little interjections of semiquavers throughout.

from notes by George Parsons © 2017

Recordings

Bach: The Complete Organ Works, Vol. 5
Studio Master: SIGCD805Download only NEWStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
Bach: Neumeister Chorales
CDA67215Archive Service
Bach: The Complete Organ Works
CDS44121/3616CDs Boxed set (at a special price) — Deleted

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Track 7 on SIGCD805 CD2 [1'45] Download only NEW
Track 28 on CDA67215 [1'22] Archive Service
Track 28 on CDS44121/36 CD15 [1'22] 16CDs Boxed set (at a special price) — Deleted

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