Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

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

Oratorio (Ascension Day)


Scoring
S*, A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; 3 Tr, Timp, 2 Fl trav, 2 Ob, 2 Vl, Va, Bc
Early performances
, Leipzig
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 11/6 ChS
Comment
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
Lyrics
Johann Rist (1607–1667)
Gottfried Wilhelm Sacer (1635–1699)
Link to lyrics
Edition
NBA II/8, S. 1 (Paul Brainard, 1978) – Critical report (1987), S. 10
Sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 44, Faszikel 5 [Original source]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/XVI, Faszikel 1
PL-Kj Mus.ms. Bach St 356 [Original source]
PL-Wu RM 5945
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 11, Partitur
Verschollen BWV 11 (1), List & Francke 1922
Verschollen Choralsammlung
Static URL
https://www.bach-digital.de/receive/BachDigitalWork_work_00000013 [XML] [MEI] [JSON-LD]
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Last changed
2018-07-07 : 04:59:43