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Komm Susser Tod
  • Komm Susser Tod

    SKU: BBBE900401

    "Komm, süßer Tod, komm selge Ruh" (Come, sweet death, come, blessed rest) is a song for solo voice and basso continuo from the 69 Sacred Songs and Arias that Johann Sebastian Bach contributed to Georg Christian Schemelli's Musicalisches Gesangbuch (BWV 478). Bach, by means of melody and harmony, expresses the desire for death and heaven. It is among his most popular works.

    • Composer

      Johann Sebastian Bach

    • Arranger

      Michael Allen

    • Duration

      3' 00"

    • Instrumentation

      423.11 - 3 Trumpets in B flat, Flugelhorn, 2 Horns, 2 Tenor Trombones, Bass Trombone, Euphonium, Tuba

    • Difficulty

      Grade 3 - advanced high school ensemble

    • File Format

      Full score and parts in PDF available for download.

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