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Sleepers Wake, The Voices Are Calling

Sleepers Wake, The Voices Are Calling - Wachet Auf, Rift Uns Die Stimme, Cantata 140 (Flute)

Johann Sebastian Bach, Martin Melicherek, Iii
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$20.50

Description:

Cantata 140 is one of Bach's most famous and beloved sacred cantatas. Based on the late-sixteenth-century hymn composed by Phillip Nicolai, Sleepers Wake is the subject of three of the cantata's seven movements. Originally arranged for two altos and bass flute, alternate C flute and alto parts are included as well, allowing for a performance by almost any combination of flutes. It is particularly effective when performed as a choir piece featuring the lower pitched flutes. Sleepers Wake is often associated with Christmas performances, but this well-recognized work can be enjoyed at any occasion.

Additional Information:

Publisher: Falls House Press (Carl Fischer LLC)
Catalogue Number: 3F-MM3
Northwest Product Number: 108-1913-03-004

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