St. Matthew Passion: Module 6
Sixth reading (of seven) on the St. Matthew Passion.
- Go to the following URL and scroll down to Module 6:
- Watch the animation and read the essay: "Why Did Bach Sign His Name Backwards in the St. Matthew Passion?"
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- How did Bach arrive at the number 14 as his signature number?
- What is Bach's signature melody?
- How are Bach's number and melody present in the aria: "Gerne will ich mich bequemen?"
- Answer the ten questions at:
- Enter your name and instructor's email at the top of the page and then click the "Send to Instructor" button.