Wachet auf (Sleepers, Awake) (string trio – violin, viola, cello)
Title: Wachet auf, ruft uns die stimme
Composer: J. S. Bach, arr. David Gable
Instrumentation: Violin; Viola; Cello
Printout: 8 pages
Note: The actual lyrics of this chorale are Zion hört die wächter singen, but it is more commonly known as Wachet auf, or Sleepers, Awake. It is appropriate for performance during Advent and is also frequently requested for weddings. The violin part is 3 pages, with page turn cues to facilitate turns. The chorale theme is in the viola.