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Unformatted text preview: - differences from a “typical” oratorio - Recitative, “There were Shepherds” - differences between secco and accompanied recitative - Chorus, “Glory to God” - Hallelujah Chorus Church Cantata - function within a church service: - use of chorale tunes (Lutheran hymns) - ways of presenting the tune in various movements - importance of chorus Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) - bio.: - “Christ lag in Todesbanden”...
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- Fall '08
- cantata, Baroque vocal music