The Angeles Chorale performs "Ah! Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750) Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 140. III. He borrowed the music for the opening chorus from another cantata, but forgot and copied the old words into the score, which he then had to cross out. The melody of "American Tune" by Paul Simon is based on the hymn. Da will ich glaubensvoll Gegrüßet sei'st du mir! Harnoncourt - Bach - Christmas Oratorio BWV 248 ... - YouTube ... Bach, Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 [1/6] - … [2] It first appeared in Johann Crüger's hymnal Praxis pietatis melica in 1656. 10-23. The Naming of Jesus: 1 January 2021. JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH (1685-1750)"Weihnachtsoratorium" Cantata No. Rebuild our MP3 Catalog in the Coming Months. The CyberBass Project is Working Tirelessly to. my shield when I must die; Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Chorale: Wie soll ich dich empfangen (Chorus) ... Bach: Coffee Cantata, Peasant Cantata 1992 J.S. Combattimento Consort Amsterdam & Capella Amsterdam, Jan Willem de Vriend Below are the same verses, in the 1830 version by J.W. Like & Follow us on Facebook. Check out J.S. The chorale prelude is scored for two manuals and pedal, with the cantus firmus in the soprano voice on the upper manual. Angeles Chorale 2,367 views. Bach: Christmas Oratorio (Highlights) 1999 The Best of Operetta Vol. His translation begins, "O Head so full of bruises." Who dieth thus dies well. Franz Liszt included an arrangement of this hymn in the sixth station, Saint Veronica, of his Via crucis (Stations of the Cross), S. 504a. Und es waren Hirten in derselben Gegend ("And there were shepherds in the same environs"), BWV 248 II (also written as BWV 248 II), is a 1734 Christmas cantata by Johann Sebastian Bach as the second part of his Christmas Oratorio.Bach was then Thomaskantor, responsible for music at four churches in Leipzig, a position he had assumed in 1723.. Jauchzet, frohlocket! Bach, J S: Christmas Oratorio, BWV248. The hymn was first translated into English in 1752 by John Gambold (1711–1771), an Anglican vicar in Oxfordshire. Cantata I Jauchzet, frohlocket! II. Although Gerhardt translated the whole poem, it is the closing section which has become best known, and is sung as a hymn in its own right. "O Sacred Head, Now Wounded" is a Christian Passion hymn based on a Latin text written during the Middle Ages. Luther’s popular Christmas chorale, “Gelobet seist du, Jesu Christ” (All Praise to Thee, O Jesus Christ), was the Hymn of the Day (de tempore) during Christmas Time in Leipzig, says Bach’s hymnbook, the Vopelius Das Neu Leipziger Gesangbuch of 1682. In 1899 the English poet Robert Bridges (1844-1930) made a fresh translation from the original Latin, beginning "O sacred Head, sore wounded, defiled and put to scorn." The text by Gerhardt consists of 10 verses, of which the first and final one are transcribed below:[2]. Karen Lynn Davidson (born 1943) wrote another English translation, titled "O Savior, Thou Who Wearest a Crown," which is published in Hymns of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (1985 book).[4]. A real top-notch production. Stream songs including "Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: I Chorus: "Jauchzet, frohlocket"", "Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: II Evangelist: Es begab sich aber zu der Zeit"" and more. The Danish composer Rued Langgaard composed a set of variations for string quartet on this tune. In deiner Kreuzesnot! Mit einer Dornenkron; Chorale 1 Aus meines Herzes Grunde (BWV 269) Most of these pdf and audio files of the 371 Bach Chorale harmonizations are derived from MusicXML files produced by Margaret Greentree. Karl RichterBach for Brainpower℗ 1965 Deutsche Grammophon GmbH, BerlinReleased on: 2021-01-19Producer, Recording Producer: Hans WeberStudio Personnel, Balance Engineer: Hans-Peter SchweigmannComposer: Johann Sebastian BachAuthor: Christian Friedrich HenriciAuto-generated by YouTube. (T) Evangelist And there were shepherds in that very region in the field nearby their sheepfolds, who Judging by the autograph score, he was working fast. There is a channel on YouTube I visit frequently called the "Netherlands Bach Society" that has a large number of Bach performances in stunning audio and video quality. The poem was translated into German by the Lutheran hymnist Paul Gerhardt (1607–1676). Bach: Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 Eric Ericson, The Eric Ericson Chamber Choir, Gunnar Lundberg, Drottningholm Baroque Ensemble, Monica Groop, Howard Crook & Christiane Oelze 1-9. Now scornfully surrounded He also used the hymn's text and melody in the second movement of the cantata Sehet, wir gehn hinauf gen Jerusalem, BWV 159. O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden, Bach Christmas Oratorio BWV248 The Birth of Jesus: 25 December 2020 . I. TEIL – Jauchzet, frohlocket, auf, preiset die Tage 25’52 Am ersten Weihnachtsfeiertag. Und laß mich sehn dein Bilde Bach - Christmas Oratorio : The Sale of MP3 Audio Files. what bliss till now was Thine! Alexander's translation, beginning "O sacred head, now wounded," became one of the most widely used in 19th and 20th century hymnals. Friday Choral Connection on WRTI 90.1 With Debra Lew Harder Fridays @1:30pm December 11th David Ludwig: Channukah Cantata December 18th Bach Christmas Oratorio Part 1 December 25th Heinrich Schütz: Magnificat / Praetorius - Benedicamus Domino April 2nd Bach… The holidays may be over, but that doesn’t mean the good cheer needs to end. Zum Trost in meinem Tod, Has been Temporarily Discontinued. The poem is often attributed to Bernard of Clairvaux (1091-1153), but is now attributed to the Medieval poet Arnulf of Leuven (died 1250). Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on Amazon.com. Please Consider Purchasing a Learning CD ... Choral Midi Files. Sinfonia 2 (11). Erscheine mir zum Schilde, Welcome Letter Bach Interactions Cantatas Christmas Oratorio. "It is based on the biblical narrative of the birth of Jesus, the angelic annunciation, and the adoration of the shepherds. Alexander: O sacred Head, now wounded, Hymns of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (1985 book), Befiehl du deine Wege § Hassler hymn tune, Online copy, New Advent (retrieved March 8, 2013), "O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden - Text and Translation of Chorale", Jesus Christus, unser Heiland, der den Tod überwand, Jesus Christus, unser Heiland, der von uns den Gotteszorn wandt, O Dearest Jesus, What Law Hast Thou Broken, The golden sunbeams with their joyous gleams, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=O_Sacred_Head,_Now_Wounded&oldid=999232417, Wikipedia articles with WorldCat-VIAF identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 9 January 2021, at 03:48. "Stop Error" on Provincial by John K Samson also uses the same melody. Must Thou[3]. 24-36. Remind me of Thy passion Peter, Paul & Mary and the Dave Brubeck Trio performed "Because all men are brothers" on their album "Summit Sessions". Bach: Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Pt. Chorale Recitative Aria duetto Chorale Recitative Aria Duetto Chorale. Cantata BWV 248/1 Jauchzet, frohlocket, auf, preiset die Tage (Weihnachts-Oratorium I) English Translation in Interlinear Format Cantata BWV 248/1 - Shout for joy, exult, rise up, glorify the day Christmas Oratorio I: Event: Cantata for Christmas Day Readings: Epistle: Titus 2: 11-14 / Isaiah 9: 2-7; Gospel: Luke 2: 1-14 Nicolaus Harnoncourt's first recording of the D major version followed in 1984. dearest Jesus holy child" (Ach mein herzliebes Jesulein!) Voll Schmerz und voller Hohn, In many cases I also consulted the published scores. CHRISTMAS ORATORIO Weihnachts-Oratorium, BWV 248 Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750) Dana Marsh, Artistic Director Part I: The First Day of Christmas Jauchzet, frohlocket, auf, preiset die Tage, BWV 248I Friday, 12.25.20 at 8 p.m. YouTube & Facebook Part II: The Second Day of Christmas Und es waren Hirten in derselben Gegend, BWV 248II The English Hymnal, 1906 has a translation attributed to "Y.H. Bach also craftily employed the melody as a counterpoint in half-time in the opening aria of the cantata Komm, du süße Todesstunde, BWV 161, and set it for four parts to close that cantata. Subscribe to our YouTube Channel to receive notifications! Be Thou my consolation, Mine eyes shall then behold Thee, Johann Sebastian Bach put together his Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248, sometime in the fall of 1734 for the coming Christmas season. I'm a fan of Bach's choral works all year around - not just at Christmastime - as well as most all of his other works. J.S. The hymn is based on a long medieval Latin poem, Salve mundi salutare,[1] with stanzas addressing the various parts of Christ's body hanging on the Cross. Published in Hymns Ancient and Modern, it begins, "O sacred head surrounded by crown of piercing thorn. Bach, J.S. Angeles Chorale - "How shall I fitly greet thee" Bach Christmas Oratorio BWV 248 - Duration: 1:16. with grief and shame weighed down, Buy 2 SACDs or download online. My heart by faith enfolds Thee. It is also employed in the final chorus of "Sinfonia Sacra", the Ninth Symphony of the English composer Edmund Rubbra. O sacred Head, what glory, Provided to YouTube by Universal Music GroupJ.S. Another English translation, based on the German, was made in 1861 by Sir Henry Williams Baker. 5). J.S. Christmas Oratorio II 1 (10). ", referring to Bridges' translations for the Yattendon Hymnal, of which he was the editor. Dich fest an mein Herz drücken. This is the version used in the 1940 Hymnal (Episcopal), the 1982 Hymnal (Episcopal; stanzas 1-3 and 5), and the Church of England's New English Hymnal (1986) and several other late 20th-century hymn books. 5); Martin Luther (Mvts. The seven cantos were used for the text of Dieterich Buxtehude's Membra Jesu Nostri addressing the various members of the crucified body. Mit höchster Ehr' und Zier, The tune was appropriated and rhythmically simplified for Gerhardt's German hymn in 1656 by Johann Crüger. 2 1996 The Best of Operetta, Vol. Bach used the melody on different words in his Christmas Oratorio, in the first part . : Christmas Oratorio Greg Funfgeld, Bach Choir of Bethlehem, The Bach Festival Orchestra, Marietta Simpson, Benjamin Butterfield, Christopheren Nomura & Tamara Matthews ... Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Part I: Choral: Wie soll ich dich empfangen (Chorus) with thorns, Thine only crown; BACH Weihnachts-Oratorium Oratorio de Noël – Christmas Oratorio (BWV 248) CD1. The Christmas Oratorio (German: Weihnachts-Oratorium), BWV 248, is an oratorio by Johann Sebastian Bach intended for performance in church during the Christmas season.It was written for the Christmas season of 1734 and incorporates music from earlier compositions, including three secular cantatas written during 1733 and 1734 and a largely lost church cantata, BWV 248a. Bach* – The Sixteen Choir & Orchestra, Harry Christophers ‎– Weihnachts Oratorium = Christmas Oratorio Label: Brilliant Classics ‎– TF91095 Bach used the same hymn in other organ compositions as well as in the cantatas BWV 64, 91 and 248, parts I and III (the Christmas Oratorio). Challenge Classics: CC76607. Choral versions of all these chorales may be found on YouTube by searching for the BWV number. Mauricio Kagel quoted the hymn at the end of his oratorio Sankt-Bach-Passion telling Bach's life, composed for the tricentenary of Bach's birth in 1985. ", Catherine Winkworth also translated the text and published it in her collection of German hymns, Lyra Germanica, giving it the title Ah wounded Head! O Haupt, zum Spott gebunden He reworked the Latin version to suggest a more personal contemplation of the events of Christ's death on the cross. The first recording on period instruments of Bach's Magnificat, with the four choral Christmas interpolations (BWV 243.1), was released by Simon Preston and the Academy of Ancient Music in 1978 (L'Oiseau Lyre / Decca), coupled with Vivaldi's Gloria. Jetzt aber höchst schimpfieret: I joy to call Thee mine. ... September 27, 2020 at 5 p.m. on YouTube. The melody as it appears in movement 54 of the St Matthew Passion by Bach: The music for the German and English versions of the hymn is by Hans Leo Hassler, written around 1600 for a secular love song, "Mein G'müt ist mir verwirret [de]", which first appeared in print in the 1601 Lustgarten Neuer Teutscher Gesäng. [5] Bach used the melody on different words in his Christmas Oratorio, in the first part (no. Auf, preiset die Tage (Shout for joy, exult, rise up, praise the day), BWV 248 I (also written as BWV 248 I), is a 1734 Christmas cantata by Johann Sebastian Bach that serves as the first part of his Christmas Oratorio.Bach was then Thomaskantor, responsible for church music at four churches in Leipzig, a position he had assumed in 1723. Cantata II Und es waren Hirten in derselben Gegend. Cantata BWV 248/1 - Shout for joy, exult, rise up, glorify the day Christmas Oratorio I: Event: Cantata for Christmas Day Readings: Epistle: Titus 2: 11-14 / Isaiah 9: 2-7; Gospel: Luke 2: 1-14 Text: Christian Friedrich Henrici (Picander); Paul Gerhardt (Mvt. The German hymn begins with "O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden". "'Christmas Oratorio' is one of J. S. Bach's most exciting works," said Karl Nelson, D.M.A., Central's director of choral studies and conductor of both the Concert Chorale and the Edmond Community Chorale. Shepherds and Angels: 26 December 2020. Cantata III Herrscher des Himmels, erhöre das Lallen. Bach also craftily employed the melody as a counterpoint in half-time in the opening aria of the cantata Komm, du süße Todesstunde, BWV 161, and set it for four parts to close that cantata. Johann Sebastian Bach arranged the melody and used five stanzas of the hymn in four different settings in his St Matthew Passion. Paul Gerhardt wrote a German version which is known by its incipit, "O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden". O Haupt, sonst schön gezieret Recit. In 1830 a new translation of the hymn was made by an American Presbyterian minister, James Waddel Alexander (1804-1859). when my last hour draws nigh. 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