Heulet denn des Herrn Tag ist nahe GWV 1102/26

graup_heulet.nwcNovember 20205.83 kB00:03:18
Composer:Graupner, Christoph (1683-1760), German
Lyricist:Nicolai Philipp (1556 – 1608)
First Line:Wach't auf, ruft uns die Stimme
Genre:  Vocal, sacred
Instruments:  2 flutes, V1/2, Va, SATB chorus and BC
Submitter:Forestier, Yann
Email:yannforestier (e-mail)
Final extended chorale from one of Graupner's many cantatas. You may recognize the chorale melody sung by the soprano, the same as in Bach's famous "sleepers wake" cantata, BWV 140.
Written for 2nd Sunday in Advent, 1726