October 2020 Monday Music Meditation

Welcome to this Fourth Monday Virtual Music Meditation! First Church director of music, Michael Shake, presents a new series of music meditations on the fourth Monday of the month from the Sanctuary. Today, A Bach Reformation, with three excerpts from Johann Sebastian Bach’s inspired Clavier-Übung III, a monumental collection of works based on elements of the German Lutheran mass and catechism. 1. Fughetta super: Dies sind die heil’gen zehn Gebot, BWV 679 These are the holy Ten Commandments 2. Duetto III, BWV 804 3. Kyrie, Gott heiliger Geist, BWV 671 Kyrie, Lord, God, the Holy Ghost