Musical Borrowing
An Annotated Bibliography

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[+] Tunger, Albrecht. "Johann Sebastian Bachs Einlagesätze zum Magnificat: Beobachtungen und Überlegungen zu ihrer Herkunft." In Bachstunden: Festschrift fur Helmut Walcha zum 70. Geburtstag überreicht von seinen Schülern, eds. W. Dehnhard and G. Ritter, 22-35. Frankfurt am Main: Evangelischer Presseverband, 1978.

There are melodic similarities between Bach's Freut euch und jubiliert and the setting of the same text in an earlier motet by Calvisius. In conjunction with other evidence, this suggests that Kuhnau was not the only source for Bach's interpolations.

Index Classifications: 1700s

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