", "Ein weiterer Kantatenjahrgang Gottfried Heinrich Stölzels in Bachs Aufführungsrepertoire? In Christianity, the feast commemorating that visit is called Visitation. The fifth and the ninth are in a major key, different from the tonic. Ed. II 23→", "D-B Mus.ms. [4] For that performance Bach composed four laudes, songs of praise partly in German, partly in Latin to be inserted at certain points in the E-flat major version of the Magnificat. [83], The score of the E-flat major version of Bach's Magnificat was first published by Simrock in 1811, edited by Georg Pölchau, however with printing errors,[84] and without the Christmas hymns. Et misericordia a progenie in progenies timentibus eum. [23] Magnificat composers like Johann Levini, Antonio Lotti and Francesco Durante are cited as possible inspirations for Bach. | Other Vocal 1081-1089 [110], Novello published both the E-flat major and the D major version of the Magnificat in a single publication in 2000, edited by Neil Jenkins. The second and 11th movement are in the same major key, the third and the 10th movement are in the relative minor key. [72] After a shorter ritornello, the tenor sings the complete text again, the first part in a slightly modified version, but the exaltation considerably expanded after which the ritornello in full length is repeated at the end.[72]. Quia respexit humilitatem ancillae suae. Emmanuel Music is a Boston-based ensemble of singers and instrumentalists founded in 1970 by Craig Smith to perform the complete sacred cantatas of J.S. Quia respexit humilitatem by Nancy Argenta & English Baroque Soloists & John Eliot Gardiner on. [28][72] The wind instrument(s) cite the tonus peregrinus as a cantus firmus, on a continuo line that most of the time only changes every measure, moving one step down or up. The chorus also sings in movement 4 (Omnes generationes), accompanied by an orchestra without trumpets and timpani, and in movement 11 (Sicut locutus est), there only accompanied by the continuo. Die Erde jubilieret, BWV 31, an Easter cantata from 1715). [72] The tenor is the first voice to enter, followed by alto, SII, bass and SI, leading to two calls without melismas near the middle of the movement. [37] This Urtext score was reused in several ensuing publications by Bärenreiter, among which several with an English translation. In this second of three blocks for the singers, the only text they sing is a repetition of the word "magnificat". It is possible that Bach produced his new version of the Magnificat for this occasion, although Christmas of the same year as first performance date for the new version is possible too: it can not be determined with certainty on which day around 1732–1735 the D major version of the Magnificat was first performed, and until when Bach amended the score to its final state. [67][68] In the 1733 version this continuo line is given to a continuo that includes cello, but not bassoon and violone. [100] The first recording on period instruments of Bach's Magnificat, with the four choral Christmas interpolations (BWV 243.1), was released by Simon Preston and the Academy of Ancient Music in 1978 (L'Oiseau Lyre / Decca), coupled with Vivaldi's Gloria. [20][21][22] In Protestantism there was no Latin text more often set to music than the Magnificat. The text of these laudes had been used in Leipzig in a Christmas cantata by Bach's predecessor Kuhnau. 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