Unformatted text preview: There works reveal the combination of the German contrapuntal tradition with modern Italian styles, including concerto (which we observed last week), recitative and aria. We’ll examine Cantata 140, Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme , composed in 1731. Terms and Names chorale cantata cantus firmus texture imitation recitative aria major mode minor mode cantional style...
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- Winter '09
- Music, aria major mode, German contrapuntal tradition