BEHOLD THE LAMB (Bach)

BEHOLD THE LAMB (Bach)

Arranger: Johann Sebastian Bach
Published in 2 hymnals


Printable scores: MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Arranger: Johann Sebastian Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach was born at Eisenach into a musical family and in a town steeped in Reformation history, he received early musical training from his father and older brother, and elementary education in the classical school Luther had earlier attended. Throughout his life he made extraordinary efforts to learn from other musicians. At 15 he walked to L√ľneburg to work as a chorister and study at the convent school of St. Michael. From there he walked 30 miles to Hamburg to hear Johann Reinken, and 60 miles to Celle to become familiar with French composition and performance traditions. Once he obtained a month's leave from his job to hear Buxtehude, but stayed nearly four months. He arranged compositions from Vivaldi and other Itali… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: BEHOLD THE LAMB (Bach)
Arranger: Johann Sebastian Bach
Meter: Irregular
Incipit: 56543 45256 52343
Key: G Major
Source: Adapted from a setting by J. S. Bach of Komm, heiliger Geist.

Media

The Book of Common Praise: being the hymn book of The Church of England in Canada (revised 1938) #518b
Text: Behold the Lamb of God!

Instances

Instances (1 - 2 of 2)

The Beacon Song and Service book #293

ScoreAudio

The Book of Common Praise #518b

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