Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Wer Dank opfert, der preiset mich BWV 17; BC A 131

Sacred cantata (14th Sunday after Trinity)


Scoring
S*, A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; 2 Ob, 2 Vl, Va, Bc
Date of origin
vor dem 22. September 1726
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere)
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 17/7 ChS
Lyrics
unknown
Johann Gramann (1487–1541)

mvt. 1: Psalm 50:23; mvt. 4: Luke 17:15-16; mvt. 7: stanza 3 from 'Nun lob mein Seel den Herren' by Johann Gramann (1530);
libretto printings: Meiningen 1704/1719, Rudolstadt 1726, Birkmann 1728

Movement 1 is model for BWV 236/6.
Link to lyrics
Edition
NBA I/21, S. 147 (Werner Neumann, 1958) – Critical report (1959), S. 158;
BG 2, S. 201 (M. Hauptmann, um 1852) –
Sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 45, Faszikel 5 [Original source]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 101 [Original source]
D-GOl Cant.spir 8° 01315 [Textdruck]
D-Nst Will II, 1413 8° [Textdruck]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 17, Partitur
Verschollen BWV 17 (1), List & Francke 1922
Verschollen Choralsammlung
Verschollen Choralsammlung
Static URL
https://www.bach-digital.de/receive/BachDigitalWork_work_00000019 [XML] [MEI] [JSON-LD]
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Last changed
2018-07-06 : 12:23:48