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"Ich bin hier" Choral in Baroque style

Year of composition
Difficult (Grades 7+)
1 minute
Classical music
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Students are supposed to harmonize the melody sung by sopranos according to J.-S. BACH style (refering to Chorals from Christmas Oratorio, St John's and St Matthew's Passions, Cantatas…). Lyrics are from Luther:

Ich will hier bei dir stehen; Verachte mich doch nicht! Von dir will ich nicht gehen, Wenn Dir dein Herze bricht. Wenn dein Herz wird erblassen Im letzten Todessto�, Alsdenn will ich dich fassen In meinen Arm und Scho�.

Je veux rester aupr�s de toi; Ne me d�daigne point! Je ne t'abandonnerai pas Quand ton c�ur se brisera. Quand ton c�ur p�lira Sous le coup de la mort, Alors, sur mon sein, Je te serrerai dans mes bras.

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