Jesulein du Tausendschön

Dietrich Buxtehude

Jesulein du Tausendschön in C Major

BuxWV. 63

About this work...

This cantata is another one of Buxtehude's strophic sacred songs. It is scored for alto, tenor, bass, two violins, bassoon or violone, and continuo. This particular work is tightly organized and employs a strict chiastic pattern. The first and last verses utilize the full ensemble, while the three interior verses are e... read more