Christian Wolff (baroque composer)

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Christian Wolff (Naundorf, 1705 – Dahlen, 1773) was a German baroque composer. He studied in Dresden and Leipzig and then was first kapellmeister then rector and organist in Dahlen.[1]

Works, editions and recordings[edit]

23 cantatas survive in Mügeln, Nuremberg, and Rossach.

  • Cantata Mit Fried und Freud ich fahr dahin (on Luther's hymn) Klaus Mertens, Accademia Daniel, dir Shalev Ad-El, 2007.
  • Cantata Ihr Sorgen lasset mich zufrieden Klaus Mertens, Accademia Daniel, dir Shalev Ad-El.
  • Cantata Meinens bleibens ist nicht hier Klaus Mertens, Accademia Daniel, dir Shalev Ad-El.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Uta Wald, essay in booklet to CD Baroque Bass Cantatas from Central Germany cpo 2007