Machet die Thore weit (I) (Telemann, Georg Philipp)

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Copyist Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750)
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, 1734.
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Misc. Notes Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B): Mus.ms. Bach P 47 (3)
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Work Title Machet die Tore weit (I)
Alternative. Title Sicilianischer Jahrgang. Excerpts;
Dominica 1 Adventus Xsti. Concerto à 2 Hautb. 1 Viol. 2 Viole, 4 Voci e Cont.
Composer Telemann, Georg Philipp
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. TWV 1:1074;
VBN I/T/2
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IGT 310
Key C Dorian mode
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5 movements
  1. Chorus: Machet die Tore weit (C Dorian)
  2. Aria (Soprano): Jesu, komm in meine Seele (E Lydian)
  3. Recitative (Tenor): Ich will zum Einzug gern die Bahn bereiten (B major)
  4. Aria (Bass): Ich will beten, ich will ringen (C Dorian)
  5. Chorale: Warum willst du draußen stehen (C Dorian)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1719
First Performance. 1719-12-03 Frankfurt am Main (with repeat performance in Eisenach)
Director: Georg Philipp Telemann

1734-11-28 Leipzig

Director: Johann Sebastian Bach
Librettist Johann Friedrich Helbig (1680–1722)
Language German
Dedication 1st Sunday in Advent
Average DurationAvg. Duration 40:30
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Voices: soprano, tenor, bass; mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 2 oboes, strings, continuo