Mendelssohn: Ach Gott, vom Himmel sieh darein. carus music

Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy

O God, from heaven look on us

Chorale cantata

MWV A 13, 1832

Description

Ach Gott, vom Himmel sieh darein is one of eight chorale cantatas by Mendelssohn. He set all six verses of the hymn by Martin Luther. The chorale melody is heard for the first time in the cantata in the third verse. The particular challenge for the singers is the chromatic lines found throughout the entire opening chorus, as well as the quite different styles and moods in which Mendelssohn set the verses of the hymn.


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Performers: Michael Volle (basso) – Kammerchor Stuttgart, Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen – Frieder Bernius

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Conductor

Frieder Bernius Personal details

Ensemble

Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen Personal details

Soloist - bass

Michael Volle Personal details

choir

Kammerchor Stuttgart Personal details

Songwriter / Librettist

Martin Luther Personal details

Composer

Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy Personal details