24-36. 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. dearest Jesus holy child" (Ach mein herzliebes Jesulein!) O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden, Cantata II Und es waren Hirten in derselben Gegend. Voll Schmerz und voller Hohn, His translation begins, "O Head so full of bruises." The Angeles Chorale performs "Ah! Published in Hymns Ancient and Modern, it begins, "O sacred head surrounded by crown of piercing thorn. Und laß mich sehn dein Bilde Harnoncourt - Bach - Christmas Oratorio BWV 248 ... - YouTube Another English translation, based on the German, was made in 1861 by Sir Henry Williams Baker. Listen to J. S. Bach: Christmas Oratorio by English Baroque Soloists & John Eliot Gardiner on Apple Music. 5). Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750) Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 140. 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 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." Franz Liszt included an arrangement of this hymn in the sixth station, Saint Veronica, of his Via crucis (Stations of the Cross), S. 504a. Recit. 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. Welcome Letter Bach Interactions Cantatas Christmas Oratorio. Buy 2 SACDs or download online. 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 BACH Weihnachts-Oratorium Oratorio de Noël – Christmas Oratorio (BWV 248) CD1. 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Bach - Christmas Oratorio : The Sale of MP3 Audio Files. upon Thy cross shall dwell, with grief and shame weighed down, 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. J.S. Below are the same verses, in the 1830 version by J.W. Shepherds and Angels: 26 December 2020. Chorale Recitative Aria duetto Chorale Recitative Aria Duetto Chorale. Johann Sebastian Bach put together his Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248, sometime in the fall of 1734 for the coming Christmas season. Yet, though despised and gory, The German hymn begins with "O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden". The Danish composer Rued Langgaard composed a set of variations for string quartet on this tune. ", referring to Bridges' translations for the Yattendon Hymnal, of which he was the editor. The melody of "American Tune" by Paul Simon is based on the hymn. J.S. 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. ... September 27, 2020 at 5 p.m. on YouTube. I. TEIL – Jauchzet, frohlocket, auf, preiset die Tage 25’52 Am ersten Weihnachtsfeiertag. Bach: Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Pt. "Stop Error" on Provincial by John K Samson also uses the same melody. Choral versions of all these chorales may be found on YouTube by searching for the BWV number. Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: Chorale: Wie soll ich dich empfangen (Chorus) ... Bach: Coffee Cantata, Peasant Cantata 1992 J.S. O sacred Head, what glory, Bach, J S: Christmas Oratorio, BWV248. My heart by faith enfolds Thee. Alexander's translation, beginning "O sacred head, now wounded," became one of the most widely used in 19th and 20th century hymnals. 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. Like & Follow us on Facebook. Bach used the melody on different words in his Christmas Oratorio, in the first part . JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH (1685-1750)"Weihnachtsoratorium" Cantata No. my shield when I must die; Be Thou my consolation, In many cases I also consulted the published scores. 5); Martin Luther (Mvts. Zum Trost in meinem Tod, 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. Check out J.S. Provided to YouTube by Universal Music GroupJ.S. The CyberBass Project is Working Tirelessly to. The tune was appropriated and rhythmically simplified for Gerhardt's German hymn in 1656 by Johann Crüger. Erscheine mir zum Schilde, Who dieth thus dies well. The English Hymnal, 1906 has a translation attributed to "Y.H. Da will ich glaubensvoll At the Manger: 27 December 2020. ", Catherine Winkworth also translated the text and published it in her collection of German hymns, Lyra Germanica, giving it the title Ah wounded Head! He also used the hymn's text and melody in the second movement of the cantata Sehet, wir gehn hinauf gen Jerusalem, BWV 159. Jauchzet, frohlocket! Peter, Paul & Mary and the Dave Brubeck Trio performed "Because all men are brothers" on their album "Summit Sessions". Jetzt aber höchst schimpfieret: (T) Evangelist And there were shepherds in that very region in the field nearby their sheepfolds, who Angeles Chorale - "How shall I fitly greet thee" Bach Christmas Oratorio BWV 248 - Duration: 1:16. 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. with thorns, Thine only crown; Cantata I Jauchzet, frohlocket! 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). Please Consider Purchasing a Learning CD ... Choral Midi Files. III. 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. Mit höchster Ehr' und Zier, "O Sacred Head, Now Wounded" is a Christian Passion hymn based on a Latin text written during the Middle Ages. Gegrüßet sei'st du mir! The text by Gerhardt consists of 10 verses, of which the first and final one are transcribed below:[2]. Now scornfully surrounded "It is based on the biblical narrative of the birth of Jesus, the angelic annunciation, and the adoration of the shepherds. Rebuild our MP3 Catalog in the Coming Months. Christmas Oratorio II 1 (10). The hymn was first translated into English in 1752 by John Gambold (1711–1771), an Anglican vicar in Oxfordshire. 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. The last part of the poem, from which the hymn is taken, is addressed to Christ's head, and begins "Salve caput cruentatum." "'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. 10-23. 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. Johann Sebastian Bach arranged the melody and used five stanzas of the hymn in four different settings in his St Matthew Passion. ... Bach, Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 [1/6] - … Dich fest an mein Herz drücken. Bach: Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 Eric Ericson, The Eric Ericson Chamber Choir, Gunnar Lundberg, Drottningholm Baroque Ensemble, Monica Groop, Howard Crook & Christiane Oelze O Haupt, zum Spott gebunden TEIL – Und es waren Hirten in derselben Gegend 27’03 Am zweiten Weihnachtsfeiertag. Alexander: O sacred Head, now wounded, 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. 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.. It is also employed in the final chorus of "Sinfonia Sacra", the Ninth Symphony of the English composer Edmund Rubbra. 2 1996 The Best of Operetta, Vol. Da will ich nach dir blicken, Judging by the autograph score, he was working fast. I joy to call Thee mine. 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… In 1830 a new translation of the hymn was made by an American Presbyterian minister, James Waddel Alexander (1804-1859). Challenge Classics: CC76607. In deiner Kreuzesnot! The chorale prelude is scored for two manuals and pedal, with the cantus firmus in the soprano voice on the upper manual. Sinfonia 2 (11). what bliss till now was Thine! [2] It first appeared in Johann Crüger's hymnal Praxis pietatis melica in 1656. Angeles Chorale 2,367 views. : 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) 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. A real top-notch production. 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. Paul Gerhardt wrote a German version which is known by its incipit, "O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden". 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. 9 Choral: "Ach mein herzliebes Jesulein" by The Monteverdi Choir & English Baroque Soloists & John Eliot Gardiner on Amazon Music. 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. Nicolaus Harnoncourt's first recording of the D major version followed in 1984. The Naming of Jesus: 1 January 2021. The holidays may be over, but that doesn’t mean the good cheer needs to end. He reworked the Latin version to suggest a more personal contemplation of the events of Christ's death on the cross. 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. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on Amazon.com. Bach: Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 / Part One - For The First Day Of Christmas - No. The poem was translated into German by the Lutheran hymnist Paul Gerhardt (1607–1676). Bach: Christmas Oratorio (Highlights) 1999 The Best of Operetta Vol. 1-9. Bach Christmas Oratorio BWV248 The Birth of Jesus: 25 December 2020 . Wer so stirbt, der stirbt wohl. Cantata III Herrscher des Himmels, erhöre das Lallen. 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. 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). Mit einer Dornenkron; Bach, J.S. 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. Subscribe to our YouTube Channel to receive notifications! Mine eyes shall then behold Thee, Remind me of Thy passion II. [5] Bach used the melody on different words in his Christmas Oratorio, in the first part (no. O Haupt, sonst schön gezieret when my last hour draws nigh. Bach* – The Sixteen Choir & Orchestra, Harry Christophers ‎– Weihnachts Oratorium = Christmas Oratorio Label: Brilliant Classics ‎– TF91095 Combattimento Consort Amsterdam & Capella Amsterdam, Jan Willem de Vriend Must Thou[3]. The seven cantos were used for the text of Dieterich Buxtehude's Membra Jesu Nostri addressing the various members of the crucified body. 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]. Same verses, in the soprano voice on the cross draws nigh duetto.... Weihnachtsoratorium '' cantata No bach - Christmas Oratorio, in the soprano voice on the cross Stimme, 248! 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