Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, BWV 62 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

Free public domain sheet music from IMSLP / Petrucci Music Library
Jump to: navigation, search

Performances

Recordings

No files submitted.

Synthesized/MIDI

 1. Chorus: Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland
#206961 - 0.05MB - ? -  8.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (1) - - !N/!N/!N - 257x

MID file (audio/video)
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 2. Aria: Bewundert, o Menschen dies große Geheimnis
#206962 - 0.04MB - ? -  10.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (1) - - !N/!N/!N - 72x

MID file (audio/video)
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

MID file (audio/video)
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 4. Aria: Streite, siege starker Held
#206964 - 0.03MB - ? -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 80x

MID file (audio/video)
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

MID file (audio/video)
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 6. Chorale: Lob sei Gott, dem Vater ton
#206966 - 0.00MB - ? -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0) - - !N/!N/!N - 97x

MID file (audio/video)
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

Performers:

Synthesized MIDI

Publisher Info.:

Fritz Brodersen

Copyright:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial 3.0 [tag/del]

Misc. Notes:

These file(s) are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection.

Purchase:

Javascript is required for this feature.

Sheet Music

Full Scores

 Complete Score
#92856 - 11.42MB, 18 pp. -  10.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2)- V/V/V - 3355x

PDF scanned by Bach Digital
Ivdruiz (2011/2/14)

PMLP149551-BWV 62.pdf
Publisher Info.:

Composer's Manuscript, n.d.[1724].

Copyright:

Public Domain [tag/del]

Purchase:

Javascript is required for this feature.

 Complete Score
#01216 - 2.44MB, 32 pp. -  6.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (5)- V/V/V - 5739x

PDF scanned by Unknown
Feldmahler (2006/8/08)

BWV0062.pdf
Editor:

Wilhelm Rust (1822–1892)
First edition

Publisher Info.:

Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 16
Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1868. Plate B.W. XVI.

Copyright:

Public Domain [tag/del]

Purchase:

Javascript is required for this feature.

 1. Chorus: Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland
#206932 - 0.25MB, 33 pp. -  7.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (4)- !N/!N/!N - 1785x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 2. Aria: Bewundert, o Menschen dies große Geheimnis
#206941 - 0.15MB, 15 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0)- !N/!N/!N - 549x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 4. Aria: Streite, siege starker Held
#206950 - 0.09MB, 7 pp. -  3.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2)- !N/!N/!N - 589x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 6. Chorale: Lob sei Gott, dem Vater ton
#206956 - 0.02MB, 2 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0)- !N/!N/!N - 578x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 Engraving files (Capella)
#206960 - 0.06MB, ? pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0)- !N/!N/!N - 210x

ZIP typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

WIMA.73f4-1 Chor A Partitur.pdf
Editor:

Fritz Brodersen

Publisher Info.:

Fritz Brodersen

Copyright:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial 3.0 [tag/del]

Misc. Notes:

These file(s) are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection.

Purchase:

Javascript is required for this feature.

Parts

Chorus: Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland (No.1)

 Horn or Slide Trumpet
#206933 - 0.01MB, 1 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0)- !N/!N/!N - 262x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 Oboe 1
#206934 - 0.03MB, 3 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0)- !N/!N/!N - 310x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 Oboe 2
#206935 - 0.04MB, 3 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0)- !N/!N/!N - 175x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 Violins I
#206936 - 0.05MB, 3 pp. -  2.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (1)- !N/!N/!N - 309x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 Violins II
#206937 - 0.03MB, 3 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0)- !N/!N/!N - 152x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 Violas
#206938 - 0.03MB, 3 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0)- !N/!N/!N - 159x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 Continuo
#206940 - 0.03MB, 3 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0)- !N/!N/!N - 318x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 Choir Score
#206939 - 0.04MB, 5 pp. -  8.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (1)- !N/!N/!N - 414x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

WIMA.9906-1 Chor B Corno.pdf
Editor:

Fritz Brodersen

Publisher Info.:

Fritz Brodersen

Copyright:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial 3.0 [tag/del]

Misc. Notes:

These file(s) are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection.

Purchase:

Javascript is required for this feature.

Aria: Bewundert, o Menschen dies große Geheimnis (No.2)

 Oboe 1
#206942 - 0.02MB, 1 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0)- !N/!N/!N - 129x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 Oboe 2
#206943 - 0.01MB, 1 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0)- !N/!N/!N - 99x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 Violins I
#206944 - 0.04MB, 2 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0)- !N/!N/!N - 122x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 Violins II
#206945 - 0.02MB, 2 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0)- !N/!N/!N - 90x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 Violas
#206946 - 0.02MB, 2 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0)- !N/!N/!N - 85x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 Continuo
#206947 - 0.03MB, 2 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0)- !N/!N/!N - 134x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

WIMA.6ca0-2 Aria B Oboe-1.pdf
Editor:

Fritz Brodersen

Publisher Info.:

Fritz Brodersen

Copyright:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial 3.0 [tag/del]

Misc. Notes:

These file(s) are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection.

Purchase:

Javascript is required for this feature.

Recitative: So geht aus Gottes Herrlichkeit und Thron (No.3)

 Bass solo (score)
#206948 - 0.01MB, 1 pp. -  4.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (1)- !N/!N/!N - 324x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 Continuo
#206949 - 0.01MB, 1 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0)- !N/!N/!N - 100x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

WIMA.7971-3 A Recitativ Partitur.pdf
Editor:

Fritz Brodersen

Publisher Info.:

Fritz Brodersen

Copyright:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial 3.0 [tag/del]

Misc. Notes:

These file(s) are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection.

Purchase:

Javascript is required for this feature.

Aria: Streite, siege starker Held (No.4)

 Bass solo (score)
#206950 - 0.09MB, 7 pp. -  3.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (2)- !N/!N/!N - 589x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 Violins I/II/Violas
#206951 - 0.03MB, 2 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0)- !N/!N/!N - 160x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 Continuo
#206952 - 0.03MB, 2 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0)- !N/!N/!N - 125x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

WIMA.a5a1-4 A Aria Partitur.pdf
Editor:

Fritz Brodersen

Publisher Info.:

Fritz Brodersen

Copyright:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial 3.0 [tag/del]

Misc. Notes:

These file(s) are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection.

Purchase:

Javascript is required for this feature.

Recitative 'accompagnato': Wir ehren diese Herrlichkeit (No.5)

 Soprano & Alto (score)
#206953 - 0.02MB, 2 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0)- !N/!N/!N - 349x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 Violins I/II/Violas
#206954 - 0.01MB, 1 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0)- !N/!N/!N - 114x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 Continuo
#206955 - 0.01MB, 1 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0)- !N/!N/!N - 98x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

WIMA.a01b-5 A Recitativ Partitur.pdf
Editor:

Fritz Brodersen

Publisher Info.:

Fritz Brodersen

Copyright:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial 3.0 [tag/del]

Misc. Notes:

These file(s) are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection.

Purchase:

Javascript is required for this feature.

Chorale: Lob sei Gott, dem Vater ton (No.6)

 Horn/Oboe 1/2/Violins I/II/Violas/Continuo
#206957 - 0.01MB, 1 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0)- !N/!N/!N - 217x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

 Choir Score
#206958 - 0.01MB, 1 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0)- !N/!N/!N - 193x

PDF typeset by editor
Jeko89 (2012/4/18)

WIMA.5032-6 B Schlusschoral Instrumente.pdf
Editor:

Fritz Brodersen

Publisher Info.:

Fritz Brodersen

Copyright:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial 3.0 [tag/del]

Misc. Notes:

These file(s) are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection.

Purchase:

Javascript is required for this feature.

Vocal Scores

 Complete Score
#24232 - 1.47MB, 27 pp. -  0.0/10 2 4 6 8 10 (0)- C/V/C - 2410x

PDF scanned by bh2000
Perlnerd666 (2008/11/9)

PMLP03821-bwv062.pdf
Arranger:

Bernhard Todt (1822–1907) ?

Publisher Info.:

Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d.(ca.1890)

Copyright:

Public Domain [tag/del]

Misc. Notes:

Vocal Scores based on Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe

Purchase:

Javascript is required for this feature.

Javascript is required to submit files.

General Information

Work Title Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland
Alternative Title Now come, Saviour of the Gentiles
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue Number BWV 62
Key B minor
Movements/Sections 6 movements
  1. Chorale: Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland (B minor)
  2. Aria (Tenor): Bewundert, o Menschen, dies grosse Geheimnis (G major)
  3. Recitativo (Bass): So geht aus Gottes Herrlichkeit und Thron (D major=A major)
  4. Aria (Bass): Streite, siege, starker Held! (D major)
  5. Recitativo (Soprano, Alto): Wir ehren diese Herrlichkeit (A major-B minor)
  6. Choral: Lob sei Gott, dem Vater, ton (B minor)
Year/Date of Composition 1724
First Performance 1724-12-03 in Leipzig
First Publication 1868 (BGA)
Librettist Anonymous, but based heavily on Martin Luther's hymn of the same name
Language German
Average Duration 22 minutes
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Vocal — Soloists (SATB), Chorus (SATB)
Orchestra — 2 Oboes, Horn, Strings, BC
External Links Wikipedia article
Bach-Cantatas.com


Misc. Comments

For the 1st Sunday in Advent,

Commentary on the movements

  1. Chorale: Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland. "The most splendid movement in the cantata"1. A typical Bach chorale setting from this cycle; the chorale melody is sung plain by the sopranos, while the rest of the voices and instruments play in imitation on a related motive.
  2. Aria (Tenor): Bewundert, o Menschen, dies grosse Geheimnis. Another usage of the choral in this movement, a pure expression of joy.
  3. Recitativo (Bass): So geht aus Gottes Herrlichkeit und Thron. Secco recitative.
  4. Aria (Bass): Streite, siege, starker Held! A very sparse texture of continuo with strings at the octave; note that the common time signature contrasts with the bouncy 3/8 of the first aria.
  5. Recitativo (Soprano, Alto): Wir ehren diese Herrlichkeit. Recitative with string accompaniment.
  6. Choral: Lob sei Gott, dem Vater, ton. A plain chorale setting.

Print Sources Consulted

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005.
Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach
Personal tools
Variants
Actions
Navigation
Browse scores
Browse recordings
Participate
Other
For iPhone & iPad

Purchase

Toolbox
Associated with