Gott, du bist gross, Op.98 (Spohr, Louis)

Sheet Music

Vocal Scores

PDF scanned by Timtin
Timtin (2016/6/13)

Translator Morley Chubb, English text
Publisher. Info. London: Novello, Ewer & Co., n.d.
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Phillip21 (2019/12/30)

Publisher. Info. The School Music Review, No.314.
London: Novello & Co. Ltd., n.d.[1925].
Misc. Notes From uploader's collection. Transposed from G major to B major for SA, and middle section omitted.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

Final Chorus

For Organ (Best)

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Keanur (2017/9/1)

Arranger William Thomas Best (1826-1897)
Publisher. Info. Arrangements from the Scores of the Great Masters, Vol.3 (pp.573-575)
London: Novello, Ewer & Co., n.d. Plate 2229.
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General Information

Work Title Hymne: Gott, du bist gross
Alternative. Title God, Thou Art Great ; A Sacred Cantata for Four Voices
Composer Spohr, Louis
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.98
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ILS 39
Key B-flat major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 movements
  1. Chorus — "God, Thou Art Great" (Allegro moderato, B major)
  2. Solo & Chorus — "Thou Earth, Waft Sweet Incense" (Larghetto con moto, E major)
  3. Recitative — "Be Dumb, Ye Sinners" (Andante Grave)
  4. Duet — "Children, Pray This Love to Cherish (Allegretto, G major)
  5. Quartett — "Walk Ye, Hundred Thouands" (Andante, C minor)
  6. Chorus — "God, Thou Art Great" (Allegro, B major)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1836
Language German
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Romantic
Piece Style Romantic
Instrumentation 4 voices (SATB), chorus, orchestra