Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen (Ascension Oratorio) BWV 11; BWV 11 / 249b‑>; BC D 9GND

Designation of a cantata
Ascension Day
S*, A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; 3 Tr, Timp, 2 Fl trav, 2 Ob, 2 Vl, Va, Bc

Early performances
, Leipzig (Link to event)
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 11/6 ChS
Text: Luke 24:50ff., Acts 1:9-12 and Mark 16:19 (mvt. 2, 5 and 7); mvt. 6: stanza 4 from “Du Lebensfürst, Herr Jesu Christ” by Johann Rist (1641); mvt. 9: stanza 7 from “Gott fähret auf gen Himmel“ by Gottfried Wilhelm Sacer (1697); unknown author

Johann Rist (1607–1667)
Gottfried Wilhelm Sacer (1635–1699)
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Original sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 44, Faszikel 5 [Score]
PL-Kj Mus.ms. Bach St 356 [Part(s)]
Additional sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/XVI, Faszikel 1 [Score]
PL-Wu RM 5945 [Score]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 11, Partitur [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]
Verschollen BWV 11 (1), List & Francke 1922 [Part(s)]


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