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St. Matthew Passion: German setting

 Fonds
Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8922

Scope and Contents

'Das Leiden unser Herrn Jesu Christi wie es beschreibt der heilig Evangelist Matheus'. Score and 1 part (Pilatus). Soli (Evangelista, Jesus, Petrus, Judas, Caiphas, Magdalena, Pilatus, Pilati Weib) and chorus. Recitatifs in quasi-plainsong notation, chorus in staff notation. Chorale titles and verse numbers noted at several points. Bookplate of Alfred Cortot. Possibly from a work by Samuel Besler, 'Threnodiarum sanctae crucis in salutiferam passionis. Das heilige Leiden...', Breslau, 1612.

Dates

  • 1620 (Circa)

Conditions Governing Access

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Extent

1 volume(s) (1 volume)

Language of Materials

German

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased 1992

Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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