Friedrich Wilhelm Zachow

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Friedrich Wilhelm Zachow found importance in his day as a composer of keyboard music and church cantatas, but today his name arises almost exclusively as a teacher of Handel. He himself had gone to school…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Ruhe, Friede, Freud und Wonne, for 6 voices, chorus & orchestra Choral
Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland Choral
Praelude and Fugue for keyboard in G major
Work(s) Miscellaneous (Classical)
In dulci jubilo, for organ Keyboard
Vom Himmel kam der Engel Schar, cantata for 4 voices, 4 trumpets, timpano, strings & continuo 1697 Choral
Preiset mit mir den Herren, cantata for New Year's Day Choral
Variations for organ on "Jesu, meine Freude" Keyboard
Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her, cantus firmus for organ Keyboard
Lobe den Herrn, meine Seele, cantata for 4 voices, chorus & orchestra Choral
Herr, wenn ich nur dich habe, cantata for 4 voices, chorus & orchestra Choral
Gigue for clavichord in B minor Keyboard
Suite for keyboard in B minor Keyboard
Bei Gott ist mein Heil, meine Ehre, cantata for Easter Choral
Trio Sonata for oboe, bassoon & continuo in F major Chamber Music
Danksaget dem Vater, concerto for 4 voices, 2 violins, 2 violas & continuo ("The Three Kings concerto") 1702 Choral
Meine Seel' erhebt den Herren, cantata for 4 voices, chorus & orchestra Choral
Christ lag in Todesbanden, for organ
Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern Choral
Allein Gott in der Höh sei Ehr Choral
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