Friedrich Wilhelm Zachow, Gelobet seist du Jesu Christ

Posted on Nov 20th, 2017

Besides Johann Michael Bach and Johann Sebastian Bach, the Neumeister manuscript features some works by Zachow. These were already known from other…

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Friedrich Wilhelm Zachow, In dulci jubilo

Posted on Nov 7th, 2016

A small prelude by Zachow, but very lovely. The recording was done on the sample set of the Bader-organ in the Walburgiskerk in Zutphen by Sonus…

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Friedrich Wilhelm Zachow, Komm Gott Schöpfer, heiliger Geist

Posted on May 15th, 2015

The chorale prelude Komm Gott Schöpfer, heiliger Geist was transcribed from manuscript Mus.ms. 22541 III, owned by the Staatsbibliothek zu…

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Friedrich Wilhelm Zachow, Komm heiliger Geist, Herre Gott

Posted on May 13th, 2015

Friedrich Wilhelm Zachow (1663 - 1712) was born in Leipzig. He probably received his first musical training from his father, the piper Heinrich…

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Friedrich Wilhelm Zachow, Komm heiliger Geist, Herre Gott

Posted on May 14th, 2015

The second chorale prelude by Zachow on "Komm heiliger Geist, Herre Gott", transcribed from manuscript Mus.ms. 22541 III owned by the…

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Friedrich Wilhelm Zachow, Mit Fried und Freud

Posted on Nov 30th, 2017

Zachow wrote a fugue, based on the first phrase on the chorale melody of "Mit Fried und Freud". Not an easy subject for a fugue as it moves two…

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Friedrich Wilhelm Zachow, Nun komm der Heiden Heiland (1)

Posted on Nov 13th, 2015

There are two preludes on "Nun komm der heiden Heiland" by Zachow in Mus.ms.22541 II. This is the longest of the two. Each melodic phrase of the…

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Friedrich Wilhelm Zachow, Nun komm der Heiden Heiland (2)

Posted on Nov 17th, 2015

There are two preludes on "Nun komm der heiden Heiland" by Zachow in Mus.ms.22541 II. This is the second of the two. Just like the preludes by Vetter…

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Friedrich Wilhelm Zachow, Nun komm der Heiden Heiland (3)

Posted on Oct 15th, 2017

Two years ago, I already published two preludes by Zachow to the choral "Nun komm der Heiden Heiland". This is a third prelude on the same melody.…

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Friedrich Wilhelm Zachow, Vom Himmel hoch da komm ich her, Vers 1

Posted on Oct 10th, 2016

Two preludes by Friedrich Wilhelm Zachow are next in line in the series of christmas preludes. In Walther's manuscript they appear next to each…

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