V/1.1: Magnificat (Berlin Version)

Edited by Christine Blanken
978-1-933280-30-1     ( 2012 )    xxix, 200 pp.     $ 25.00

General Preface  •  vii

Preface: Choral Music  •  ix

Introduction  •  xi

Libretto  •  xxi

Libretto: English Translation

Plates  •  xxiii

Magnificat
Wq 215 (Berlin Version)

1. Tutti: Magnificat anima mea 3
2. Aria (Soprano): Quia respexit humilitatem 27
3. Aria (Tenore): Quia fecit mihi magna 35
4. Coro: Et misericordia eius 46
5. Aria (Basso): Fecit potentiam 67
6. Duetto (Alto, Tenore): Deposuit potentes 76
7. Aria (Alto): Suscepit Israel 88
8. Tutti: Gloria Patri 97
9. Tutti: Sicut erat in principio 111
Abbreviations  •  151

Critical Report  •  155

Sources  •  155          Commentary  •  173

Appendix  •  185

Alternative Basso Continuo Part  •  187

Addenda & Corrigenda (updated January 2015)