Rich counterpoint with Bach's usual key migrations and permutations, based largely on the choral, which appears in augmentation in the Soprano.
Registration: HW Principal 8' + Octava 4' coupled to Hinterwerk Nassat 3' + Octava 2' + Zimbeln 2 Fach; Pedal Subbass 16' coupled to HW. Minor
adjustments were required to avoid overlaps between manual and pedal.
Midi File available.
Gottfried Silbermann Organ, Reinhardtsgrimma / Sachsen, Germany (1731) -
Samples by Prof. Helmut Maier
- Kyrie, Gott Vater in Ewigkeit, BWV 669
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- Chorale Text
Kyrie, Gott Vater in Ewigkeit,
Groß ist dein' Barmherzigkeit,
Aller Ding' ein Schöpfer und Regierer.
Kyrie, God Father in heaven above,
Great art Thou in grace and love;
Of all things the Maker and Preserver.
Audio track was created with Hauptwerk v. 1 software