Christian Gotthilf Tag, Aus meinen Herzens Grunde

Posted on Oct 18th, 2019

In Tag's prelude to the choral "Aus meinen Herzens Grunde" the choral melody is played with the left hand. The right hand and, when not playing the…

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Christian Gotthilf Tag, Befiehl du deine Wege

Posted on Jan 3rd, 2021

It's already more than a year ago I published something from Christian Gotthilf Tag. And there are a few more of his compositions available in…

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Christian Gotthilf Tag, Herr ich habe misgehandelt

Posted on Apr 5th, 2021

The prelude to the choral "Herr, ich habe misgehandelt" is another beautiful organ composition by Christian Gotthil Tag. I keep wondering why the…

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Christian Gotthilf Tag, Nun freut euch lieben Christen g’mein

Posted on Oct 8th, 2019

Manuscript Becker III.8.66, held by the Sächsische Landesbibliothek – Staats- und Universitätsbibliothek Dresden, contains 5 choral preludes…

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Christian Gotthilf Tag, Wach auf mein Herz und singe

Posted on Nov 2nd, 2019

When you listen to Tag's choral prelude to "Wach auf mein Herz und Singe" you can not but wonder whether he and Johann Christoph Oley knew each…

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Christian Gotthilf Tag, Was Got tuth das ist wohlgetan

Posted on Sep 4th, 2019

Christian Gotthilf Tag (1735 - 1811) was a German Kantor and composer. On the age of twenty he became Kantor and schoolteacher in…

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Christian Gotthilf Tag, Wir Christenleut

Posted on Feb 5th, 2021

Christian Gotthilf Tag is one of those composers that nowadays is largely forgotten, yet whose music is qctually quite good and sometimes quite…

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