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St. Matthew Passion: German setting

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.


  • Creation: 1620 (Circa)

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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

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Purchased 1992

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