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Bach Five Chorales Arranged for Cello Quartet

Arranged by Hans Erik Deckert


Title: Five Chorales (for Cello Quartet)
Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
Instrument: Violoncello
Edited By: Hans Erik Deckert
Instrumentation: Violoncello Ensemble
Pages: 5 for the score and 8 for the violoncello parts

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Johann Sebastian Bach’s 200 chorales are a testament to this composer’s greatness. The power of his music is undiminished after more than 300 years. Nothing sounds more natural than performing these chorales with a cello ensemble. The cello, with its warm tonal quality and more than 4 octave range has the ability to directly take over the choir's four voices: soprano, alto, tenor and bass. These arrangements for cello ensemble are written with exactly the same pitches as the choir’s original voices. 

-Hans Erik Deckert

This collection of five chorales consists of the following works:
  1. Sei gegrüsset, Jesu gütig
  2. Jesu, meine Freude
  3. Von Himmel hoch
  4. Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern
  5. Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme

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