Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)GND

Ich ruf zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ BWV 177; BC A 103

Chorale cantata (4th Sunday after Trinity)


Scoring
S*, A*, T*, S, A, T, B; 2 Ob, Ob da cac, Bs, Vl conc, 2 Vl, Va, Bc
Early performances

Comment
The text was published in 1725, but it is not clear whether it refers to an early version of BWV 177 or to a lost cantata (by Bach or an other composer; NBA I/17.1 KB).
Lit.: Maul, in: BJ 2006.
Text
The text ist formed by 5 verses of the chant by J. Agricola (1529?/31).
Link to lyrics
Edition
NBA, I/17.1, S. 77 (Kirsten Beißwenger, 1993) – Critical report (1993), S. 98
Sources
A-Wgm I 1724 (Q 20705) [= Choralsammlung]
D-B Am.B 48 [= Choralsammlung] 
D-Bhm 9462 [= Choralsammlung]
D-B N. Mus. ms. 10492 [= Choralsammlung]
D-B Mus. ms. Bach P 116 
D-B Mus. ms. Bach P 191
D-B Mus. ms. Bach P 831 [= Choralsammlung]
D-B Mus. ms. Bach P 958 
D-B Mus. ms. Bach P 1049 
D-B Mus. ms. Bach P 1159/III, Faszikel 4
D-Bsa SA 818 [Choralsammlung] 
D-HAmi Ms. 171
D-LEb Thomana 177 
D-LEm II. 1. 2° 22a [= Choralsammlung]
D-LEb Peters Ms. R 18 [= Choralsammlung Dietel] (Depositum im Bach-Archiv)
GB-Ob MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 61, Faszikel 5
D-Bsa BWV 177 [source lost]
Verschollen Choralsammlung, Gerber [source lost]
Verschollen Choralsammlung, Hoffmeister & Kühnel (1) [source lost]
A-Wn Mus. Hs. 35150 [= Choralsammlung] 
D-LEm II. 1. 2° 22 [= Choralsammlung, Druck Birnstiel (Erstdruck)]
D-LEm II. 1. 4° 59-60 [= Choralsammlung, Druck Breitkopf]
D-LEm II. 1. 4° 103 [= Choralsammlung, Druck 1832]
Verschollen Choralsammlung, Hoffmeister & Kühnel (2) [source lost]
D-LEb Rara II, 661/2-D
PL-Wu RM 5918 (frühere Breslauer Signatur: Mf 5015a-g)
Static URL
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