Synopses & Reviews
Bach labored on this powerful statement of Christian faith for more than two decades. Scored for five solo voices, chorus, orchestra, and continuo, it represents the crowning achievement of the composer's works in sacred music. This affordable full score in miniature is a reprint of an authoritative edition.
x Standard authoritative editions of the most studied works
x Bar-numbered movements, with ample bottom margins for notes and analysis
The crowning glory of Bach's achievements in the field of sacred music, this work is a powerful statement of Christian faith and an inspiring musical experience for musicians and music lovers. This towering masterpiece is scored for two sopranos, alto, tenor, bass, chorus, orchestra, and continuo.