I, wretched man, a slave to sin

I, wretched man, a slave to sin is a work of the German composer Johann Sebastian Bach. Free download sheet music and score "I, wretched man, a slave to sin" as pdf file use the link on this page.

Instrumentation Voices: tenor + mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: flute, oboe d'amore, strings, continuo (harpsichord and/or organ)
Language German
Key G minor
Movements 5 movements
  1. Aria (tenor): Ich armer Mensch, ich Sündenknecht (G minor)
  2. Recitativo (tenor): Ich habe wider Gott gehandelt (C minor)
  3. Aria (tenor): Erbarme dich! Laß die Tränen dich erweichen (D minor)
  4. Recitativo (tenor): Erbarme dich! Jedoch nun tröst ich mich (B-flat major)
  5. Chorale: Bin ich gleich von dir gewichen, stell ich mich doch wieder ein (B-flat major)
Average Duration 15 minutes
Piece Style Baroque
Composer Time Period Baroque
Opus (Catalogue Number) BWV 55, BC A 157
Year of Creation 1726
Year of First Publication

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