Choral preludes from Mus. Ms. 30439

Posted on Sep 28th, 2016

Manuscript Mus. Ms. 30439 owned by the Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin is an interesting manuscript. It contains five different fascicles, some reasonably…

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Johann Pachelbel, Durch Adams Fall ist ganz verderbt

Posted on Jun 27th, 2016

The 11th piece from the second fascicle of manuscript Mus Ms 30439 is in other sources attributed to Pachelbel. But the version in this manuscript…

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Johann Pachelbel, Gelobet seist du Jesu Christ

Posted on Jan 11th, 2016

A little left over from the Christmas period. I forgot to post this one three weeks ago. I could wait till the end of this year, but chances are I'd…

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Johann Pachelbel, Gott Vater der du deine Sohn

Posted on Jul 11th, 2016

The last two pieces of the second fascicle of Mus Ms 30439 were written by Johann Pachelbel and Johan Michael Bach. That makes the total of pieces…

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Johann Pachelbel, Herr Christ der einig Gottes Sohn

Posted on Jun 26th, 2016

The choral prelude on "Herr Christ, der einig Gottes Sohn" is in other sources attributed to Pachelbel. The version in manuscript Mus Ms 40349…

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Johann Pachelbel, Nun lasst uns Gott dem Herren

Posted on Jun 13th, 2016

The fifth piece of the second fascicle of manuscript Mus. Ms 30439 is known from other sources to be from Johann Pachelbel. Interesting is that the…

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Johann Pachelbel, Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern

Posted on Mar 29th, 2017

Johann Pachelbel may or may not have been the teacher of Andreas Armsdorf. Fact this that both composed a chorale prelude on the melody of "Wie…

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