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Der aber die Herzen forschet (Bach)

Composer
J.S. Bach (1685-1750)
Publisher
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
3 minutes
Genre
Classical music
Instrumentation
Quartet

The Motet "Der Geist hilft unsrer Schwachheit auf" is written for double mixed choir. However the second part - "Der aber die Herzen forschet" - has only 4 voices (SATB) and is sung by both choirs. Now this beautiful piece is suitable to play with a SATB-recorderensemble. The third part of the motet: "Du heiliger Brunst, süßer Trost" can be played after this part and is also published on this site.

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