Es ist nichts Gesundes an meinem Leibe BWV 25; BC A 129 GND

Fourteenth Sunday after Trinity, Cantata Cycle I (1723/1724)
Sacred cantata
Psalm: Psalm 117
Epistel: Galater 5, 16-24
Gospel: Lukas 17, 11.19
S*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; Cto, 3 Tbne, 3 Fl dolce, 2 Ob, 2 Vl, Va, Bc

Date of origin, Work history
vor dem 29. August 1723
First performance on August 29, 1723; subsequent performance not datable (variations in instrumentation?)
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere) (Link to event)
relation to other works:
is part of BWV diverse [1. Jg.]
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 25/6 ChS
information regarding the setting s. U. Wolf, in: BJ 2006, p. 303f.
Introduction to the work
Link to videos:
Es ist nichts Gesundes an meinem Leibe, BWV 25 (Collegium Vocale Gent, Ph. Herreweghe)

Author Libretto
unknown author
Author unknown, similarity to a cantata text by J. J. Rambach (Geistliche Poesien, Halle 1720). Movement 1: Psalm 38, 4. Movement 6: Faithful God, I must lament to you (J. Heermann, 1630), stanza 12
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Author Chorale
Heermann, Johann (1585–1647)
Bible verse

Original sources
D-B Bach St 376 [Part(s)]
Verschollen BWV 25, Originalstimmen [Part(s)]
Additional sources
GB-Ob Deneke 38 (1) [vocal score / piano reduction]
D-B Am.B 15-17, Faszikel 1 [Score]
D-B Bach P 196 [Score]
D-B Bach P 1022 [Score]
GB-Ob MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 61 [Konvolut] [Score]
GB-Ob MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 61, Faszikel 12 [Score]
PL-WRu 60002 Muz. [Score]
Verschollen BWV 150, 25, 187, 68 J. Rietz [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]


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