Mass in A major, BWV 234 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, 1737
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Feldmahler (2006/11/25)

Editor Moritz Hauptmann (1792–1868)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 8
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1858. Plate B.W. VIII.
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Editor Ebenezer Prout (1835-1909)
Publisher. Info. London: Novello, Ewer & Co., n.d. Plate 6164.
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Arranger Salomon Jadassohn (1831-1902)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d. Plate J.S.B.IV.3.
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Work Title Missa
Alternative. Title
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 234 ; BC.E3
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 385
Key A major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 sections
  1. Kyrie eleison
  2. Gloria in excelsis
    based on the 4th movement of Halt im Gedächtnis Jesum Christ, BWV 67
  3. Domine Deus
  4. Qui tollis
    based on the 5th movement of Siehe zu, dass deine Gottesfurcht, BWV 179
  5. Quoniam
    based on part of Gott der Herr ist Sonn und Schild, BWV 79
  6. Cum sancto Spiritu
    partly based on the opening chorus of Erforsche mich, Gott, und erfahre mein Herz, BWV 136
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1738?
First Publication. 1818?
Librettist Latin Mass
Language Latin
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Soloists: Soprano, Alto, Bass; Mixed Chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 2 flutes, strings, continuo

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According to the preface of an edition of Forkel's Bach biography, published in 1818.

Masses and Magnificats by Johann Sebastian Bach