O hilf, Christe, Gottes Sohn, BWV 1084 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Work Title O hilf, Christe, Gottes Sohn
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Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 1084 ; BWV 1166.2/14a ; BC D 5b/6
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 1155
Key G Dorian mode
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 movement
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1726
First Performance. 1726/04/19
First Publication. 1949-50
Librettist Michael Weisse (1488-1534) [Verse 8 of "Christus der uns selig macht]
Language German
Dedication Good Friday (Parasceve)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 1 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation mixed chorus (SATB), violin, 2 violas, continuo
Manuscript Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links bach-chorales.com
Extra Information Belongs to Bach's passion pasticcio (Leipzig version) of St Mark's Passion by Gottfried Keiser (?), Hamburg 1707), BWV deest (BC D 5b); compare variant of the melody and notation of the Weimar version

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