Matthäus-Passion (Meder, Johann Valentin)

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Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, n.d.[1701].
Misc. Notes Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B): Meder 1
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Work Title Matthäus-Passion
Alternative. Title St. Matthew Passion; Oratorische Passion nach Matthaus; Passionsoratorium nach dem Evangelisten Matthaeus von Johann Valentin Meder Geb. 1650 in Franken. Früher Kapellmeister in Danzig, Später um d. J. 1700 Musikdirector in Riga.
Composer Meder, Johann Valentin
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJM 15
Key F major
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1701
First Performance. 1701/03/25
Librettist Unknown Librettist
Language German
Dedication Good Friday (Parasceve)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 75 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation voices, chorus, orchestra
First and Second Maid, Pilate's Wife (sopranos)
Judas, Witness (altos)
Evangelist, Peter, Witness (tenors)
Jesus, Caiaphas, Pilate (basses)
Mixed Chorus (SSATB)
2 flutes, 2 oboes, strings, continuo