Schwingt freudig euch empor, BWV 36 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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For Trumpet and Organ (Rondeau)

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Michrond (2013/2/21)

Performer Pages Michel Rondeau (trumpet)
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Misc. Notes Recorded at St. Luke Church. These file(s) are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection.
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Earlier Version (1725-30, BC A 3a)

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Copyist Christoph Nichelmann (1717-1762)
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1725-50).
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Misc. Notes Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B): Am. B 106.
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Editor Alfred Dürr (1918–2011)
Werner Neumann (1905-1991)
Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie I. Kantaten
Band 1. Adventskantaten (pp.17-40)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1954. Plate BA 5002.
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Later Version (1731, BC A 3b)

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Editor Wilhelm Rust (1822–1892)
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Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 7 (pp.221-58, 395-406)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1857. Plate B.W. VII.
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Editor Alfred Dürr (1918–2011)
Werner Neumann (1905-1991)
Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie I. Kantaten
Band 1. Adventskantaten (pp.41-74)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1954. Plate BA 5002.
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Misc. Notes Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B): Mus. ms. Bach St 82 (2).
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Later Version (1731, BC A 3b)

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Copyist Johann Ludwig Krebs (1713–1780)
Anon. Ve Violins I doublet
Anon. L82 Violins II doublet
Anon. L 83; Anon. L 84 Continuo doublet
Johann Wilhelm Koch (1704–1745) Organ continuo
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, 1731.
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Misc. Notes Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B): Mus. ms. Bach St 82 (1).
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Arranger Bernhard Todt (1822–1907), piano reduction
Language German / English
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.[1891]. Plate J.S.B. I.36.
Reprinted New York: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(1933-70). K 6536
English text added, score re-formatted to 48 pages from 40.
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Arranger Peter Bækgaard
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Aria: Auch mit gedämpften, schwachen Stimmen (No.7)

For Trumpet and Organ (Rondeau)

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For Piano solo (Bauer)

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Arranger Harold Bauer (1873-1951)
Publisher. Info. New York: G. Schirmer, 1939.
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Editor Antonio Armendáriz
Language Spanish / German / French / English
Publisher. Info. Lodosa: Antonio Armendáriz Navarro
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Misc. Notes Textos explicativos de su origen y características en cuatro idiomas (alemán, español, francés e inglés). Partituras de muy alta calidad , con textos en español
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General Information

Work Title Schwingt freudig euch empor
Alternative. Title Soar joyfully upwards
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 36; BC A 3a; rev. BC A 3b
Key D major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's earlier version: 5 movements, later version: 8 movements, in 2 parts
  • Earlier Version (1725-30)
1. Chorus: Schwingt freudig euch empor (D major)
2. Aria (Tenor): Die Liebe zieht mit sanften Schritten (B minor)
3. Aria (bass): Willkommen, werter Schatz (D major), 55 measures
4. Aria (Soprano): Auch mit gedämpften, schwachen Stimmen (A major)
5. Chorale: Wie bin ich doch so herzlich froh (D major)
  • Later Version (1731)
  • Prima Pars
1. Chorus: Schwingt freudig euch empor (D major)
2. Choral: Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland (F minor)
3. Aria (Tenor): Die Liebe zieht mit sanften Schritten (B minor)
4. Chorale: Zwingt die Saiten in Cythara (D major)
  • Secunda Pars
5. Aria (bass): Willkommen, werter Schatz (D major)
6. Chorale (Tenor): Der du bist dem Vater gleich (B minor)
7. Aria (Soprano): Auch mit gedämpften, schwachen Stimmen (G major)
8. Chorale: Lob sei Gott dem Vater ton (B minor)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1725-1730, rev. 1731
First Performance. 1725-1730, rev. 1731-12-2 in Leipzig
First Publication. 1857 (BGA)
Librettist Picander (Christian Friedrich Henrici), Martin Luther, etc.
Language German
Dedication 1st Sunday in Advent
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Voices: soprano, tenor, bass, mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 2 oboes d'amore strings, continuo
Mss Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links Wikipedia article
Bach-Cantatas.com
Schwingt freudig euch empor - scores at Sheet Music Plus
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Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach