Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 - 1750)
: Generic Sacred Music

61 Entries

Bestelle dein Haus!
source: Cantata «Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste Zeit» - Actus Tragicus - BWV 106
scoring: AB (Bass instrument)
What is the meaning of these icons?  7
Erfüllet, ihr limmlischen göttlichen Flammen, Air
source: Cantata BWV 1, «Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern»
scoring: SAB
What is the meaning of these icons?  18
Ach Gott, vom Himmel sieh darein, Chorale
source: Cantata BWV 2, «Ach Gott, vom Himmel sieh darein»
scoring: SATB or SSTB (Bass instrument)
What is the meaning of these icons?  4
Den Tod niemand zwingen kunnt
source: Cantata BWV 4, «Christ lag in Todesbanden»
scoring: SAB or SSB
What is the meaning of these icons?  3
Es war ein wunderlicher Krieg
source: Cantata BWV 4, «Christ lag in Todesbanden»
scoring: SATB or SSAB
What is the meaning of these icons?  3
Sinfonia
source: Cantata BWV 4, «Christ lag in Todesbanden»
scoring: SAATB
What is the meaning of these icons?  6
Air: Meine Seufzer, meine Tränen, Cantata «Meine Seufzer, meine Tränen» - BWV 13
scoring: AA
What is the meaning of these icons?  7
Air: Ächzen und erbärmlich Weinen, Cantata «Meine Seufzer, meine Tränen» - BWV 13
source: Recorder Parts in Bach’s Sacred Music
scoring: AA
What is the meaning of these icons?  7
Air: Mein Seelenschatz ist Gottes Wort, Cantata «Gleichwie der Regen und Schnee vom Himmel fällt» - BWV 18
source: Recorder Parts in Bach’s Sacred Music
scoring: AA
What is the meaning of these icons?  6
Recitativo: Mein Gott, hier wird mein Herze sein, Cantata «Gleichwie der Regen und Schnee vom Himmel fällt» - BWV 18
source: Recorder Parts in Bach’s Sacred Music
scoring: AA
What is the meaning of these icons?  5
Sinfonia, Cantata «Gleichwie der Regen und Schnee vom Himmel fällt» - BWV 18
source: Recorder Parts in Bach’s Sacred Music
scoring: AA
What is the meaning of these icons?  5
«Komm, du schöne Freudenkrone», Chorale
source: Cantata «Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland» - BWV 61
scoring: SAATB
What is the meaning of these icons?     12
Dein Alter sei wie deine Jugend
source: Cantata BWV 71, «Gott ist mein König»
scoring: SATB
What is the meaning of these icons?  6
Tag und Nacht ist dein
source: Cantata BWV 71, «Gott ist mein König»
scoring: AATTB (Bass instrument)
What is the meaning of these icons?   6
Air: Jesus schläft, was soll ich hoffen?, Cantata «Jesus schläft, was soll ich hoffen?» - BWV 81
source: Recorder Parts in Bach’s Sacred Music
scoring: AA
5
Schlummert ein, ihr matten Augen
source: Cantata BWV 82, «Ich habe genug»
scoring: A (Harpsichord)
What is the meaning of these icons?  8
5. Vater unser im Himmelreich - BWV 90.5
scoring: SATB
What is the meaning of these icons?  5
Chorale: Herr Christ, der einge Gottessohn, Cantata «Herr Christ, der einge Gottessohn» - BWV 96
source: Recorder Parts in Bach’s Sacred Music
scoring: N
What is the meaning of these icons?  7
7. Vater unser im Himmelreich - BWV 101.7
scoring: SATB
What is the meaning of these icons?  4
7. Vater unser im Himmelreich - BWV 102.7
scoring: SATB
What is the meaning of these icons?  6
Air: Kein Arzt ist außer dir zu finden
source: Cantata «Ihr werdet weinen und heulen» - BWV 103
scoring: D (Alto, Bc)
What is the meaning of these icons?  6
Air: Kein Arzt ist außer dir zu finden, Cantata «Ihr werdet weinen und heulen» - BWV 103
source: Recorder Parts in Bach’s Sacred Music
scoring: D or A
What is the meaning of these icons?   7
Ihr werdet weinen und heulen, Cantata «Ihr werdet weinen und heulen» - BWV 103
source: Recorder Parts in Bach’s Sacred Music
scoring: D or A
What is the meaning of these icons?   10
Sonatina
source: Cantata «Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste Zeit» - Actus Tragicus - BWV 106
scoring: ATB (Bass instrument)
What is the meaning of these icons?   8
Sonatina
source: Cantata «Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste Zeit» - Actus Tragicus - BWV 106
scoring: AATB (Bass instrument)
What is the meaning of these icons?   8
Glorie, Lob, Ehr und Herrlichkeit, Cantata «Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste Zeit» - Actus Tragicus - BWV 106
source: Recorder Parts in Bach’s Sacred Music
scoring: AA
What is the meaning of these icons?  4
Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste Zeit, Cantata «Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste Zeit» - Actus Tragicus - BWV 106
source: Recorder Parts in Bach’s Sacred Music
scoring: AA
What is the meaning of these icons?  5
Sonatina, Cantata «Gottes Zeit ist die allerbeste Zeit» - Actus Tragicus - BWV 106
source: Recorder Parts in Bach’s Sacred Music
scoring: AA
What is the meaning of these icons?  4
Die Obrigkeit ist Gottes Gabe, Air
source: Cantata BWV 119, «Preise Jerusalem, den Herrn»
scoring: SAB
What is the meaning of these icons?  10
Air: Die Obrigkeit ist Gottes Gabe, Cantata «Preise Jerusalem, den Herrn» - BWV 119
source: Recorder Parts in Bach’s Sacred Music
scoring: AA
5
Chorus: Der Herr hat Guts an uns getan, Cantata «Preise Jerusalem, den Herrn» - BWV 119
source: Recorder Parts in Bach’s Sacred Music
scoring: AA
4
Chorus: Preise Jerusalem, den Herrn, Cantata «Preise Jerusalem, den Herrn» - BWV 119
source: Recorder Parts in Bach’s Sacred Music
scoring: AA
3
Chorale: Hilf deinem Volk, Herr Jesu Christ, Cantata «Preise Jerusalem, den Herrn» - BWV 119
source: Recorder Parts in Bach’s Sacred Music
scoring: AA
5
Recitative: So herrlich stehst du, liebe Stadt, Cantata «Preise Jerusalem, den Herrn» - BWV 119
source: Recorder Parts in Bach’s Sacred Music
scoring: AA
3
Die Engel, welche sich zuvor, Recitativo
source: Cantata BWV 122, «Das neugeborne Kindelein»
scoring: AAA (Soprano, Bc)
What is the meaning of these icons?  4
Die Engel, welche sich zuvor, Recitativo
source: Cantata BWV 122, «Das neugeborne Kindelein»
scoring: SAATB
What is the meaning of these icons?    13
«Zion hört die Wächter singen», Chorale
source: Cantata «Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme» - BWV 140
scoring: ATB or AAB
What is the meaning of these icons?     21
Chorale: «Jesus bleibet meine Freude»
source: Cantata «Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben» - BWV 147
scoring: SSSATB or SSAATB (Bc)
What is the meaning of these icons?    8
Air: Komm, du süße Todesstunde, Cantata «Komm, du süße Todesstunde» - BWV 161
source: Recorder Parts in Bach’s Sacred Music
scoring: VV or AA
What is the meaning of these icons?  6
Chorus: Wenn es meines Gottes Wille, Cantata «Komm, du süße Todesstunde» - BWV 161
source: Recorder Parts in Bach’s Sacred Music
scoring: VV or AA
What is the meaning of these icons?  4
Chorale: Der Leib zwar in der Erden, Cantata «Komm, du süße Todesstunde» - BWV 161
source: Recorder Parts in Bach’s Sacred Music
scoring: VV or AA
What is the meaning of these icons?  4
Recitativo: Der Schluss ist schon gemacht, Cantata «Komm, du süße Todesstunde» - BWV 161
source: Recorder Parts in Bach’s Sacred Music
scoring: VV or AA
What is the meaning of these icons?  4
Er rufet seinen Schafen mit Namen, Recitativo
source: Cantata BWV 175, «Er rufet seinen Schafen mit Namen»
scoring: GGG (Tenor, Bc)
What is the meaning of these icons?  2
Komm, leite mich, Air
source: Cantata BWV 175, «Er rufet seinen Schafen mit Namen»
scoring: SATB (Bass instrument)
What is the meaning of these icons?   9
Wie jammern mich doch die verkehrten Herzen, Air
source: Cantata BWV 170, «Vergnügte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust»
scoring: SAAT
What is the meaning of these icons?  6
Lebens Sonne, Licht der Sinnen, Air
source: Cantata BWV 180, «Schmücke dich, o liebe Seele»
scoring: SAAATB (Bass instrument)
What is the meaning of these icons?  4
Mein Herz fühlt in sich Furcht und Freude, Recitativo
source: Cantata BWV 180, «Schmücke dich, o liebe Seele»
scoring: AA (Alto, Bc)
What is the meaning of these icons?  2
Der Geist hilft unser Schwachheit auf - BWV 226, (mov. 1)
scoring: SSSATTBB
What is the meaning of these icons?  3
4. Denn das Gesetz des Geistes
source: Motet BWV 227, «Jesu, meine Freude»
scoring: ATB
What is the meaning of these icons?  8
5. Trotz dem alten Drachen
source: Motet BWV 227, «Jesu, meine Freude»
scoring: SAATB
What is the meaning of these icons?  5
6. Ihr aber seid nicht fleischlich
source: Motet BWV 227, «Jesu, meine Freude»
scoring: SAATB
What is the meaning of these icons?  6
8. So aber Christus in euch ist
source: Motet BWV 227, «Jesu, meine Freude»
scoring: ATB
What is the meaning of these icons?  6
9. Gute Nacht, o Wesen
source: Motet BWV 227, «Jesu, meine Freude»
scoring: AATB
What is the meaning of these icons?  6
10. So nun der Geist
source: Motet BWV 227, «Jesu, meine Freude»
scoring: SAATB
What is the meaning of these icons?  5
Credo
source: Mass in B minor BWV 232
scoring: NNSSATB
What is the meaning of these icons?    18
Esurientes, Air
source: Magnificat - BWV 243a
scoring: AA (Alto, Bc)
What is the meaning of these icons?   7
Erbarme dich, mein Gott
source: Matthäus Passion - BWV 244
scoring: AATT (Bc)
What is the meaning of these icons?   7
Wir setzen uns mit Tränen nieder
source: Matthäus Passion - BWV 244
Edited and/or arranged by Jan Jaap Langereis
scoring: AATB
What is the meaning of these icons?  7
Dir, dir, Jehova, will ich singen - BWV 299
scoring: SATB
What is the meaning of these icons?   6
Uns ist ein Kindlein heut’ gebor’n - BWV 414
scoring: SATB or A (Harpsichord)
What is the meaning of these icons?    17
Vater unser im Himmelreich - BWV 737
scoring: A (Harpsichord)
What is the meaning of these icons?  5