'Messe H moll von Sebastian Bach. Organo'
Johann Sebastian Bach: Organ part for the B minor Mass, BWV 232. Mid-19th-century German copy in ink, with various revised passages pasted over the original, and English editorial and performance markings in pencil and red and blue crayon.
A note attached to the title-page reads, 'Organ part used by the St Caecelia Society Hamburg, which served as a guide for the organ part compiled for the Bach Choir London. O.G. [i.e. Otto Goldschmidt]'.
- Creation: mid-19th cent.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark, e.g. MS. Mus. c. 588].
MS. Mus. c. 588
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 15941
Organ part for the B minor Mass by Johann Sebastian Bach, mid-19th cent.
Biographical / Historical
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) was a composer and organist. See Grove Music Online for further details.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Transferred from the Faculty of Music Library, 1995.
Folio (320 × 240 mm)
- Organ part for the B minor Mass by Johann Sebastian Bach
- EAD version 2019 by Hannah Jordan and Margaret Czepiel
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