Magnificat in C major (Kuhnau, Johann)



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Irishmaestro (2015/5/4)

Copyist Gottfried Heinrich Stölzel (1690-1749)
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1750).
Misc. Notes Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B): 12263/5
The only known source for this work.
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Editor Jamie Holdham (b. 1996)
Publisher. Info. Jamie Holdham, 2020.
Misc. Notes A excerpt, the Tenor Aria and 8th movement covering the text of Suscepit Israel from my urtext edition edition score transcribed from the Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin source. This excerpt is simplified by the use of a treble, rather than Tenor clef for the singer.
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General Information

Work Title Magnificat
Alternative. Title Magnificat â 3 Clarini, Tymp: 2 Oboe, 2 Violini, 2 Viole, 5 Voci e Continuo
Composer Kuhnau, Johann
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJK 8
Key C major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 10
Language Latin
Average DurationAvg. Duration 20-25 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation voices, chorus, orchestra
2 sopranos, alto, tenor, bass
Mixed Chorus (SSATB)
2 oboes, 3 trumpets, timpani, strings, continuo