Johannespassion, BWV 245 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Performances

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Aria: Zerfließe, mein Herze, in Fluten der Zähren (Part II, No.35)

For Voice and Piano

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Coro: O große Lieb (No.3)

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For Organ (Lundberg)

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Marc Lanoiselée (2012/3/31)

Performers Staffan Lundberg
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Aria: Ich folge dir gleichfalls (No.9)

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Aria: Ich folge dir gleichfalls mit freudigen Schrillen (No.10)

For Trumpet and Organ (Rondeau)

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Michrond (2016/6/19)

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Coro: Lasset uns den nicht zerteilen (No.27b)

For 4 Recorders (Andreola)

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Performers Giacomo Andreola
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Choral: Ach Herr, laß dein lieb’ Engelein (No.40)

For Organ (Gouin)

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Performers MIDI file by Pierre Gouin
Publisher Info. Montréal: Les Éditions Outremontaises, 2015
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Misc. Notes 4 Settings for organ solo; with a simplified version for „Anfänger“.
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Sheet Music

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Copyist Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Johann Nathanael Bammler (1722-1764)
Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, 1739-1749
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Misc. Notes Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B): Mus. ms. Bach P 28.
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PMLP03317-BWV 245.pdf

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Copyist J. S. Bach III
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1751-1800).
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Misc. Notes Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B): Mus. ms. Bach P 29.
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Editor Wilhelm Rust (1822–1892)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 12
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1863. Plate B.W. XII.
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Editor Herman Roth (1882-1938)
Language German / English
Translator John Troutbeck (1832-1899), English text
Publisher. Info. Vienna: Wiener Philharmonischer Verlag, 1920. Plate W.Ph.V 101.
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Editor Arthur Mendel (1905-1979)
Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie II, Band 4
Kassel: Bärenreiter, 1974. Plate BA 5037.
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Copyist Anonymus 403 = Anonymus J. S. Bach III (Blechschmidt) = Chief Scribe of the Amalienbibliothek
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, 1751. (Unknown scribe)
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Misc. Notes Library Signature D-B Mus. ms. Bach P 29
27 pp., 37.5 x 32.5 cm.; Score of BWV 245 (BC D 2e) on paper for BC D 2a.
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Copyist Hermann Kretzschmar (1848–1924)
Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, 1739-1749
Reprinted Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 44
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1895. Plate B.W. XLIV.
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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d.(ca.1890)
Reprinted New York: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(1933-70).
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PMLP03317-Bach-BWV0245.Flute.pdf

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Publisher. Info. Wiesbaden: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1957. Plate Wb. 220.
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Editor Arthur Mendel (1905-1979)
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Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie II, Band 5
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Aria: Ich folge dir gleichfalls (No.9)

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Editor Fabio M. Castellarin
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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, No.480, n.d.(ca.1882). Plates 15917 / V.A. 480.
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Editor Hermann Kretzschmar (1848–1924) (preface)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d.(ca.1890)
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PMLP44395-Bach - Johannes Passion, BVW245 - vocal score.pdf

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BWV 245 - COLECCION DE 12 CORALES.pdf

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Editor Woldemar Bargiel (1828–1897)
Publisher. Info. Berlin: Bote & Bock, n.y. Plate 13594
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

Coro O große Lieb (No.3)

For Organ ( Lundberg)

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Aria: Ich folge dir gleichfalls (No.9)

For Piano Solo (Willner)

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Arranger Arthur Willner (1881-1959)
Publisher. Info. Corona-Collection. J. S. Bach. II Piano Solo C. 332
Vienna: Universal Edition, n.d.(ca.1931). Plate C.C. 98
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Aria: Ich folge dir gleichfalls mit freudigen Schrillen (No.10)

For Trumpet and Organ (Rondeau)

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PMLP03317-BacBWV245ALL.pdf

Chorale: Wer hat dich so geschlagen (No.15)

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Chorale: In meines Herzens Grunde (No.26)

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Coro: Lasset uns den nicht zerteilen (No.27b)

For 4 Recorders and Continuo (Andreola)

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Coro: Ruht wohl (No.39)

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Arranger Arthur Willner (1881-1959)
Publisher. Info. Corona-Collection. J. S. Bach. II Piano Solo C. 332
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Chorale: Ach Herr, laß dein lieb’ Engelein (No.40)

For Organ (Gouin)

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Misc. Notes 4 Settings for organ solo; with a simplified version for „Anfänger“.
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PMLP03317-Bach 245 Choral final.pdf

Libretti

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Publisher. Info. Berlin: Horn & Raasch, 1905.
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Christoph Prégardien, Huub Claessens, Gabriele Rossmanith, 
Andreas Scholl, Markus Schaeffer, Werner Van Mechelen, soloists; Sigiswald Kuijken conducting

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General Information

Work Title Johannespassion
Alternative. Title St. John Passion ; Passionsmusik nach dem Evangelisten Johannes ; Passio secundum Joannem
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 245 ; BC D2
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 parts, 40 (NBA) or 68 (BWV) numbers
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1724, rev.1725, ca.1732, 1749, 1739-49 (final form, never performed during Bach's lifetime)
First Performance. 1724-04-07 in Leipzig
First Publication. 1831
Librettist Various
Language German
Dedication Good Friday (Parasceve)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Voices: soprano, alto, tenor, bass; mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 oboes d'amore, 2 oboes da caccia
2 violins, 2 violas d'amore, viola, viola da gamba, lute
continuo (organ or harpsichord, cello, violone, bassoon, "bassono grosso" [1749 and final versions])
Mss Sources 1st version (Bach Digital)
2nd version (Bach Digital)
3rd version (Bach Digital)
4th version (Bach Digital)
Final version (Bach Digital)
External Links Wikipedia article

Misc. Comments

Passions and Oratorios (BWV 244-249) by Johann Sebastian Bach
  • BWV 248 Weihnachts-Oratorium (Psalm 117)
  • BWV 249 Cantata
  • BWV 249/1 Kommt, eilet und laufet
  • BWV 249/2 Oster-Oratorium
  • BWV 249a Entfliehet, verschwindet, entweichet, ihr Sorgen
  • BWV 249b Verjaget, zerstreuet, zerrütet, ihr Sterne