Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Ach Gott, vom Himmel sieh darein BWV 2; BC A 98

Chorale cantata (2nd Sunday after Trinity)


Scoring
A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; 4 Tbne, 2 Ob, 2 Vl, Va, Bc
Date of origin
vor dem 18. Juni 1724
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere)
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 2/6 ChS
Lyrics
Martin Luther (1483–1546) (1524, after Psalm 12); stanzas 2-5 (mvts. 2-5) reworked (author unknown)
Link to lyrics
Edition
BG 1, S. 55 (M. Hauptmann, 1851) – ;
NBA I/16, S. 81 (George S. Bozarth, 1981) – Critical report (1984), S. 71
Sources
A-Wgm V 6081 (H 29571)
D-B Am.B 12-14, Faszikel 2 (Am.B 13a, Am.B 13b und Am.B 14)
D-B Am.B 37-38, Faszikel 2
D-B N.Mus.ms. 681 [Original source]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 51, Faszikel 3
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 58
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 571
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/VIII, Faszikel 1
D-Dl Mus. 2405-E-500
D-LEb Thomana 2 (Depositum im Bach-Archiv) [Original source]
D-RUl RH-B 28
PL-Wu RM 5912 [Konvolut]
PL-Wu RM 5912, Faszikel 3
Verschollen BWV 2, Originalstimmen [Original source]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 2, Partitur
Verschollen Choralsammlung
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2018-07-06 : 11:35:12