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Motet BWV Anh 159
Ich Lasse Dich Nicht, Du Segnest Mich Denn
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Discussions in the Week of January 6, 2013

Charles Francis wrote (January 6, 2013):
BWV Anh 159

This motet was introduced to me via radio long ago as an example of the "profound" style of Johann Sebastian's esteemed older relative Johann Christoph Bach. Over the decades, however, musicological fashions have
changed; the work no longer being associated with Maria Barbara's uncle, but tentatively with her husband. Allow me to add further speculation and suggest that at its genesis it was extemporised on a two manual organ along the lines of the following transcription, kept at the familiar pitch via Cornet-Ton transposition to five flats with some simpler key being a distinct possibility: BWV Anh 159 - Realizations

 

Motet BWV Anh 159: Details & Recordings | General Discussions

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