Herr, wir trau'n auf deine Güte, Op. 96, No. 3 (Felix Mendelssohn)
- (Posted 2009-03-09) CPDL #19021:
- Con moto e vivace: Score information: Letter, 7 pages, 160 kB
- Fuga: Score information: Letter, 10 pages, 186 kB
Vocal Score with organ reduction:
- (Posted 2009-07-21) CPDL #19821:
- Con moto e vivace: Score information: Letter, 8 pages, 260 kB
- Fuga: Score information: Letter, 8 pages, 266 kB
- Editor: Paul R. Marchesano (submitted 2009-07-21). Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: The full orchestra scoring and parts are available by request to the editor. When using the organ reduction kindly acknowledge the editor in written programs.
First published: 1843
Description: Mendelssohn originally composed Op. 96 for choir and organ in 1840, but at the request, through letters, of Moscheles, Mendelssohn orchestrated the 3 sacred pieces and added a fugue. It was not published in this version in Mendelssohn's lifetime, but its date of completion is given as 1843.
Original text and translations
Herr, wir trau'n auf deine Güte,
(singing trans, 19th c.)