Angenehmes Wiederau BWV 30.1; BWV 30a; BC G 31 GND

For members of the saxon nobility
Secular cantata
S* (Zeit), A* (Glück), T* (Elster), B* (Schicksal), S, A, T, B, Tr I–III, Timp, Fl trav I/II, Ob I/II, Ob d’am, Vl I/II, Va, Bc

Date of origin, Work history
vor dem 28. September 1737
cantata for J. C. von Hennicke when he received Wiederau manor in summer 1737; performed inside the manor house or on the grounds.
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere) (Link to event)
relation from other works:
has revision BWV 30.2
In der autogr. Partitur Entwurf zu Satz 9 (NBA Suppl., S. 228f., P. Wollny, 2011).
Introduction to the work
Link to videos:
Angenehmes Wiederau, BWV 30.1 (Café Zimmermann, G. Leonhardt)

Author Libretto
Henrici, Christian Friedrich, genannt Picander (1700–1764)
C. F. Henrici. Originaltextdruck: Leipzig 1737, S. [1]
Link to lyrics

Original sources
D-B Bach P 43, Faszikel 1 [Score, Sketch]
D-B Bach St 31, Faszikel 2 [Part(s)]


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