Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme a 4 (Michael Praetorius)

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  • (Posted 2014-11-18)   CPDL #33414:     
Editor: Ross Jallo (submitted 2014-11-18).   Score information: Letter, 3 pages, 122 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Transposed down a whole step (Eb Major); original note values.

General Information

Title: Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme
Composers: Michael Praetorius and Philipp Nicolai
Lyricist: Philipp Nicolai

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredMotet

Language: German
Instruments: A cappella

Published: 1607 in Musae Sioniae, fünfter Theil.

Description: This setting of Wachet auf is No. 98 in the fifth volume of Musae Sioniae, where it is assigned to the Christmas season.

Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme.