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
Praelude and Fugue for keyboard in G major
Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland Choral
Ruhe, Friede, Freud und Wonne, for 6 voices, chorus & orchestra Choral
Variations for organ on "Jesu, meine Freude" Keyboard
Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her, cantus firmus for organ Keyboard
Preiset mit mir den Herren, cantata for New Year's Day Choral
In dulci jubilo, for organ Keyboard
Vom Himmel kam der Engel Schar, cantata for 4 voices, 4 trumpets, timpano, strings & continuo 1697 Choral
Work(s) Miscellaneous (Classical)
Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern Choral
Herr, wenn ich nur dich habe, cantata for 4 voices, chorus & orchestra 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
Gigue for clavichord in B minor Keyboard
Christ lag in Todesbanden, for organ
Triumph, ihr Christen seid erfreut, cantata for Easter (attrib. Handel) Choral
Bei Gott ist mein Heil, meine Ehre, cantata for Easter Choral
Allein Gott in der Höh sei Ehr Choral
Missa super Chorale "Christ lag in Todesbanden", for 4 voices & continuo Vocal Music
Lobe den Herrn, meine Seele, cantata for 4 voices, chorus & orchestra Choral
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