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
Sopran solo, Tenor solo, Bass solo, Sopran, Alt, Tenor, Bass, Cornetto, Trombone I, Trombone II, Trombone III, Flauto dolce I, Flauto dolce II, Flauto dolce III, Oboe I, Oboe II, Violine I, Violine II, Viola, Basso continuo

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 see U. Wolf, in: BJ 2006, page 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 Johann Jakob Rambach (Geistliche Poesien, Halle 1720). Movement 1: Psalm 38, 4. Movement 6: Faithful God, I must lament to you (Johann 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
D-B Am.B 15-17, Faszikel 1 [Score]
D-B Bach P 1022 [Score]
D-B Bach P 196 [Score]
GB-Ob Deneke 38 (1) [vocal score / piano reduction]
GB-Ob MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 61, Faszikel 12 [Score]
GB-Ob MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 61 [Konvolut] [Score]
PL-WRu 60002 Muz. [Score]
Verschollen BWV 150, 25, 187, 68 J. Rietz [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]


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