Christ unser Herr zum Jordan kam, BWV 7 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Aria: Menschen, glaubt doch dieser Gnade (No.6)

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Michrond (2015/11/8)

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Editor Moritz Hauptmann (1792–1868)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 1 (pp.177-210)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1851. Plate B.W. I.
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Arranger Bernhard Todt (1822-1907), piano reduction
Language German
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d.(1890). Plate J.S.B. I.7
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Arranger Bernhard Todt (1822-1907), piano reduction
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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d.(1890). Plate J.S.B. I.7
Reprinted New York: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(1933-70).
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

Aria: Merkt und hört, ihr Menschenkinder (No.2)

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Aria: Des Vaters Stimme ließ sich hören (No.4)

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Misc. Notes 2 violins, viola, cello or 2 violins, 2 cellos
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For Violin, Viola and Cello (Bartoli)

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Aria: Menschen, glaubt doch dieser Gnade (No.6)

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General Information

Work Title Christ unser Herr zum Jordan kam
Alternative. Title Christ our lord to the Jordan came
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 7 ; BC A177
Key E minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 7 movements:
  1. Chorus: Christ unser Herr zum Jordan kam (E minor)
  2. Aria: Merkt und hört, ihr Menschenkinder (G major)
  3. Recitative: Dies hat Gott klar mit Worten (D minor)
  4. Aria: Des Vaters Stimme ließ sich hören (A minor)
  5. Recitative: Als Jesus dort nach seinen Leiden (B minor)
  6. Aria: Menschen, glaubt doch dieser Gnade (E minor)
  7. Chorale: Das Aug allein das Wasser sieht (E minor)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1724
First Performance. 1724-6-24 in Leipzig
Librettist Martin Luther (1483–1546) - chorales
Language German
Dedication St. John the Baptist
Average DurationAvg. Duration 25 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Voices: alto, tenor, bass; mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 2 oboes d’amore, violin concertante, strings, continuo (partly with organ)
Mss Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links Wikipedia article
Bach-Cantatas.com
Christ under Herr zum Jordan kam - scores at Sheet Music Plus
Extra Information Commentary on the movements, etc.

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Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach