Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis [1st version] BWV 21.1; BWV 21; BC A 99a

Sacred cantata (3rd Sunday after Trinity)


Scoring
S*, A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; 3 Tr, Timp, Ob, 2 Vl, Va, Bc
Early performances
, Weimar
Comment
EZ vor Dezember 1713; "In ogni Tempo."
Weimar version (C minor, choir resp. chamber pitch)
Lyrics
probably (at least partly) by Salomon Franck; mvt. 2: Psalm 94:19; mvt. 6: Psalm 42:12; mvt. 9: Psalm 116,7 and stanza 2 and 5 from 'Wer nur den lieben Gott lässt walten' by Georg Neumark (1641); mvt. 11: Revelations 5:12-13
Link to lyrics
Edition
NBA I/16, S. 109 (Paul Brainard, 1981) – Critical report (1984), S. 99
Source
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 354 [Original source]
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Last changed
2018-08-16 : 10:02:22