Bach, Johann Sebastian (Marlatt) Sleepers, Wake {Wachet Auf}, from Cantata 140, BWV.140

Trumpet Sextets

  • Bach, Johann Sebastian (Marlatt)

    Sleepers, Wake {Wachet Auf}, from Cantata 140, BWV.140 (Marlatt) [4 trumpets & 2 flugels]

    Also known with the English title "Sleepers Wake." In this version the melody appears in all voices rather than the standard solo with accompaniment. It has been scored for 4 trumpets and 2 flugelhorns. None of the parts is unreasonably taxing, but firsttrumpet does ascend to high Bb and C above the staff. Score & parts included. Duration: 3:35 minutes. -cdp/pc

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    • Category: Trumpet Sextets
    • Item: 069203
    • Grade/Level: Grade 4 - Intermediate
    • Price: $15.00

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