Johannespassion, BWV 245 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Coro: „O große Lieb’“ (No. 3)

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Reccmo (2012/5/15)

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André Van Ryckeghem

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For Organ (Lundberg)

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Marc Lanoiselée (2012/3/31)

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Staffan Lundberg

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Staffan Lundberg

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Aria (Soprano): „Ich folge dir gleichfalls“ (No. 9)

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Reccmo (2012/5/15)

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Fabio M. Castellarin

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

For 4 Recorders (Andreola)

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Reccmo (2011/12/6)

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Giacomo Andreola

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Giacomo Andreola

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Choral: „Ach Herr, laß dein lieb’ Engelein“ (No. 40)

For Organ (Gouin)

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Keanur (2015/4/28)

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MIDI file by Pierre Gouin

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Montréal: Les Éditions Outremontaises, 2015

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4 Settings for organ solo; with a simplified version for „Anfänger“.

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Complete

 Complete Score
#81199 - 61.31MB, 96 pp. -  5.4/10 2 4 6 8 10 (34- V/V/V - 28971x

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Ivdruiz (2010/10/9)

PMLP03317-BWV 245.pdf
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Composer’s Manuscript, n.d.(1739/1749)

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 Part I
#00937 - 2.57MB, 40 pp. -  5.6/10 2 4 6 8 10 (48- V/V/V - 24388x

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Musikwissenscha... (2006/5/28)

 Part II
#00938 - 5.64MB, 92 pp. -  5.1/10 2 4 6 8 10 (39- V/V/V - 15230x

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Musikwissenscha... (2006/5/28)

 Appendix
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Musikwissenscha... (2006/5/28)

Bach StJohn1.pdf
Editor:

Wilhelm Rust (1822–1892)

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Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 12
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1863. Plate B.W. XII.

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 Complete Score
#250403 - 8.01MB, 342 pp. -  6.7/10 2 4 6 8 10 (25- V/V/V - 12781x

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Carolus (2012/9/14)

 Color cover
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Carolus (2012/9/14)

SIBLEY1802.23990.1caf-39087011358340score.pdf
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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 Complete score (600dpi) (EU)
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 Complete score (300dpi) (EU)
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Matthieu (2011/6/14)

Bach Johannes PassionBarenreiter thumb.jpg
Editor:

Arthur Mendel (1905-1979)

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Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie II, Band 4
Kassel: Bärenreiter, 1974. Plate BA 5037.

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 Part I
#345452 - 62.91MB, 27 pp. -  10.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (1- V/V/V - 569x

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BachFan (2014/9/24)

PMLP03317-Score Pt. 1.pdf
Copyist:

Anonymus 403 = Anonymus J. S. Bach III (Blechschmidt) = Chief Scribe of the Amalienbibliothek

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Manuscript, 1751. (Unknown scribe)

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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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 Incomplete Score (first 9 pages)
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PMLP03317-BGA44 14.pdf
Copyist:

Hermann Kretzschmar (1848–1924)

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Composer’s Manuscript, n.d.(1739/1749)

Reprinted:

Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 44
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1895. Plate B.W. XLIV.

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Parts

 Flute 1, 2
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 Oboe 1, 2, Oboe d'amore/Oboe da caccia 1/2
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 Cembalo
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 Organ
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PMLP03317-Bach-BWV0245.Flute.pdf
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Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d.(ca.1890)

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New York: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(after 1933).

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 Oboe 2/Oboe d'amore/Oboe da caccia/English horn
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 Cellos/Basses/Viola da gamba
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Matthieu (2011/5/25)

PMLP03317-Bach Johannes OboeII.pdf
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Wiesbaden: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1957. Plate Wb. 220.
Reissue – 1985, Orchester-bibliothek No.3792

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 Violins I (EU)
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 Violins II (EU)
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 Violas (EU)
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 Violas (cleaner scan) (EU)
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 Continuo (Cellos, Basses, Keyboards) (EU)
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Editor:

Arthur Mendel (1905-1979)
Alfred Dürr (1918-2011)

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Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie II, Band 5
Kassel: Barenreiter Verlag, 1973. BA 5037

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Aria (Soprano): „Ich folge dir gleichfalls“ (No. 9)

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 Soprano (C clef)
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 Soprano (G clef)
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 Flute 1/2
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 Continuo
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Reccmo (2012/5/15)

WIMA.ae5d-Ich folge.pdf
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Fabio M. Castellarin

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Vocal Scores

Complete

 Complete Score
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Massenetique (2011/9/8)

PMLP03317-Bach - Johannespassion VS rsl.pdf
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Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, No.480, n.d.(ca.1882). Plates 15917 / V.A. 480.

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 Complete score
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operalala (2009/2/25)

PMLP44395-Bach - Johannes Passion, BVW245 - vocal score.pdf
Editor:

Hermann Kretzschmar (1848–1924) (preface)

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Leipzig: C.F. Peters, n.d.(ca.1890)

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Selections

 12 Chorales
#04754 - 3.07MB, 122 pp. -  5.5/10 2 4 6 8 10 (8- !N/!N/!N - 6182x

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A. Armendáriz (2007/3/31)

BWV 245 - COLECCION DE 12 CORALES.pdf
Editor:

Antonio Armendáriz

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Spanish / German

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Lodosa: Antonio Armendáriz Navarro

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Alta calidad. Textos en alemán y español. Datos biográficos en todas

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 Chorale „O große Lieb“ (No. 3)
#219617 - 0.04MB, 1 pp. -  4.4/10 2 4 6 8 10 (5- !N/!N/!N - 1534x

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Reccmo (2012/5/15)

 Engraving files (PMX)
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Reccmo (2012/5/15)

WIMA.52d0-ogrol.pdf
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André Van Ryckeghem

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André Van Ryckeghem

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 Chorale „Ach Herr, laß dein lieb Engelein“
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Albrights (2015/6/12)

PMLP03317-bwv-245-nr-40-ed.-bargiel.pdf
Editor:

Woldemar Bargiel (1828–1897)

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Berlin: Bote & Bock, n.y. Plate 13594

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educational edition in traditional clefs

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Arrangements and Transcriptions

Coro „O große Lieb’“ (No. 3)

For Organ ( Lundberg)

 Complete Score
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Marc Lanoiselée (2012/3/31)

 Engraving files (Finale)
#195877 - 0.05MB, ? pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0- !N/!N/!N - 373x

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Marc Lanoiselée (2012/3/31)

WIMA.2b15-bwv245.pdf
Arranger:

Staffan Lundberg

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Staffan Lundberg

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Aria (Soprano): „Ich folge dir gleichfalls“ (No. 9)

For Piano Solo (Willner)

 Complete Score
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RTM (2011/2/21)

TN-Corona-Collection JS Bach UE C.C. 98.jpg
Arranger:

Arthur Willner (1881-1959)

Language:

German / English

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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Public Domain - Non-PD EU [tag/del]

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

For 4 Violas (Dinopoulos)

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Reccmo (2012/4/15)

WIMA.64db-Nun ruhen alle Waelder.pdf
Arranger:

Nick Dinopoulos

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Nick Dinopoulos

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Chorale: „In meines Herzens Grunde“ (No. 26)

For Mixed Chorus (Taupin)

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 Engraving files (MusiXTeX)
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Coulonnus (2012/2/8)

WIMA.360b-ilfaitda.pdf
Arranger:

Daniel Taupin

Language:

French

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Daniel Taupin

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With French text underlay « Il fait danser les mondes » (Jacques Tournier)
Transposed to C major, B major and A major

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

For 4 Recorders and Continuo (Andreola)

 Complete Score
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 Descant- and Treble recorder
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 Tenor- and Bass recorder
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 Continuo
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Reccmo (2012/2/13)

WIMA.ea10-Lasset-Partitura-2B-in-F.pdf
Arranger:

Giacomo Andreola

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Giacomo Andreola

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Coro: „Ruht wohl“ (No. 39)

For Piano Solo (Willner)

 Complete Score
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RTM (2011/2/21)

PMLP03317-Bach, JS, Johannespassion, BWV 245, No.39. Coro Ruht wohl, ArrPno Willner.pdf
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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Public Domain - Non-PD EU [tag/del]

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Chorale: „Ach Herr, laß dein lieb’ Engelein“ (No. 40)

For Organ solo (Gouin)

 Complete score
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arranger (2015/4/28)

PMLP03317-Bach 245 Choral final.pdf
Arranger:

Pierre Gouin - Contact

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Montréal: Les Éditions Outremontaises, 2015

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Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 [tag/del]

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4 Settings for organ solo; with a simplified version for „Anfänger“.

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Libretti

 Complete Libretto
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Afp0815 (2014/7/18)

SIBLEY1802.14214.3242-39087009023260text.pdf
Language:

German

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Berlin: Horn & Raasch, 1905.

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Free Recordings

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 Number BWV 245 ; BC D2
Movements/Sections 2 parts, 40 (NBA) or 68 (BWV) numbers
Year/Date of Composition 1724, revised 1725, ca. 1732, 1749, 1739-1749 (final form, never performed during Bach's lifetime)
First Performance 1724-04-07, Leipzig
First Publication 1831
Librettist Various
Language German
Dedication Good Friday (Parasceve)
Composer Time Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Voices, chorus and orchestra
Solo 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 version and final version])
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
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