Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Wer sich selbst erhöhet, der soll erniedriget werden BWV 47; BC A 141

Sacred cantata (17th Sunday after Trinity )


Scoring
S*, B*, S, A, T, B, Ob I/II, Vl I/II, Va, Org obl (WA: Vl solo), Bc
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere)
relation from other works:
 BWV 47/5 ChS
Comment
EZ vor dem 13. Oktober 1726; setting of movement 2 is not clear: organ or violin?
Lyrics
Johann Friedrich Helbig (1680–1722)
author unknown

Johann Friedrich Helbig (Eisenach, 1720); mvt. 1: Luke 14:11; mvt. 5: stanza 11 from ‚Warum betrübst du dich mein Herz‘ by an unknown author (1561)
Link to lyrics
Edition
BG 10, S.241 (W. Rust, 1860) – ;
NBA I/23, S. 319 (Helmuth Osthoff, 1982) – Critical report (1984), S. 162
Sources
D-B Am.B 33-35, Faszikel 3
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 163 [Original source]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 104 [Original source]
GB-Ob MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 62 [Konvolut]
GB-Ob MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 62, Faszikel 3
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 47, Stimmen
Verschollen Choralsammlung
Verschollen Choralsammlung
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Last changed
2018-07-06 : 03:34:36