Ich bin die Auferstehung, BuxWV 44 (Dietrich Buxtehude)

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  • (Posted 2020-11-16)  CPDL #61481:     
Editor: Peter Rittgen (submitted 2020-11-16).   Score information: A4 (landscape), 25 pages, 159 kB   Copyright: CC BY NC SA
Edition notes: English text, "I am the resurrection"
  • (Posted 2004-01-04)  CPDL #06368:       
Editor: Steven Langley Guy (submitted 2004-01-04).   Score information: A4, 38 pages, 184 kB   Copyright: Personal
Edition notes: Use Scorch plugin to view Sibelius file.

General Information

Title: Ich bin die Auferstehung, BuxWV 44
Composer: Dietrich Buxtehude
Source of text: John 11:25-26

Number of voices: 1v   Voicing: Bass solo
Genre: SecularCantata

Language: German
Instruments: Mixed ensemble (2 cornetti, 2 "trombetti", 2 violins, 2 viole da gamba, bassoon & basso continuo)

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Ich bin die Auferstehung.

English.png English translation

I am the resurrrection, life eternal.
He that believeth shall be living.
He shall live though he may die.
And he that liveth believing in me,
he shall never be dying.