Der Herr kennet die Tage der Frommen, TWV 1:281 (Telemann, Georg Philipp)

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General Information

Work Title Der Herr kennet die Tage der Frommen
Alternative. Title
Composer Telemann, Georg Philipp
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. TWV 1:281
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IGT 857
Key F major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 movements
First Publication. 1744
Librettist Erdmann Neumeister (1671-1756)
Language German
Average DurationAvg. Duration 18 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation 2 voices, bass (optional), 2 violins, viola (optional), continuo (but see below, Comments)
External Links RISM (entry for the autograph manuscript)

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Though there are more than 10 RISM entries for this work, some are manuscripts copied by others, and it is unclear what was added by the copyist. Therefore, the tagging is done according to the autograph manuscript in the RISM entry above, which is 2 sopranos, mixed chorus (SSBB), 2 violins, continuo.