Aus tiefer Not schrei ich zu dir BWV 38; BC A 152 GND

Twenty-first Sunday after Trinity, Choral Cantatas in the Second Leipzig Cantata Cycle
Chorale cantata
Psalm: Psalm 39
Epistel: Epheser 6, 10-17
Gospel: Johannes 4, 47-54
S*, A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; 4 Tbne, 2 Ob, 2 Vl, Va, Bc

Date of origin, Work history
vor dem 29. Oktober 1724
Erstaufführung 29. Oktober 1724
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere) (Link to event)
relation to other works:
is part of BWV diverse [2. Jg.]
is part of BWV diverse [Jg. 2a]
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 38/6 ChS
Introduction to the work
Link to videos:
Aus tiefer Not schrei ich zu dir, BWV 38 (J. S. Bach Stiftung St. Gallen)

Author Libretto
unknown author
Martin Luther (1524); stanzas 2-4 (mvts. 2-5) reworked (author unknown)
Link to lyrics
Author Chorale
Luther, Martin (1483–1546)

Original sources
D-LEb Thomana 38 (Depositum im Bach-Archiv) [Part(s)]
Verschollen BWV 38, Originalstimmen [Part(s)]
Additional sources
B-Bc 14970 [vocal score / piano reduction]
A-Wgm V 6081 (H 29571) [Score]
D-B Am.B 12-14, Faszikel 2 (Am.B 13a, Am.B 13b und Am.B 14) [Score]
D-B Am.B 15-17, Faszikel 2 [Score]
D-B Am.B 37-38, Faszikel 2 [Score]
D-B Bach P 57 [Score]
D-B Bach P 58 [Score]
D-B Bach P 197 [Score]
D-B Bach P 442, Faszikel 4 [Score]
D-B Bach P 571 [Score]
D-B Bach P 1007 [Score]
D-B Bach P 1025 [Score]
D-DS Mus. ms. 1311 [Score]
GB-Ob MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 63 [Konvolut] [Score]
GB-Ob MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 63, Faszikel 4 [Score]
PL-WRu 60005 Muz. [Score]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 38 (1), Partitur (neu) [Score]
Verschollen BWV 38 (1), H. G. Nägeli [Score]
Verschollen BWV 38 (2), L. Liepmannssohn [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]
CH-Zz Ms.Car XV 244 (32) : B 15 / B 23b [Part(s)]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 38 (2), Stimmen [Part(s)]


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