Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Ich elender Mensch, wer wird mich erlösen BWV 48; BC A 144

Sacred cantata (19th Sunday after Trinity)


Scoring
S, A*, T*, B, Tr/Cor/Cln?, Ob I/II, Vl I/II, Va, Bc
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere)
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 48/3 ChS
is adapted in BWV 48/7 ChS
has as part H 376
Comment
EZ vor dem 03. Oktober 1723; Beseztung:
Tr/Cor/Cl? (s. Originalquellen)
Lyrics
author unknown
Martin Rutilius (1550–1618)

mvt. 1: Romans 7:24; mvt. 3: stanza 4 from ‘Ach Gott und Herr’ by Martin Rutilius (1604); mvt. 7: stanza 12 from ‘Herr Jesu Christ, ich schrei zu dir’ (Freiberg, 1620)
Link to lyrics
Edition
BG 10, S.277 (W. Rust, 1860) – ;
NBA I/24, S. 105 (Matthias Wendt, 1990) – Critical report (1991), S. 92
Sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 109 [Original source]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 110
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 291, Faszikel 1
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 349 [Konvolut] [Original source]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 349, Faszikel 10
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 669
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/XIII, Faszikel 7
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 53 [Original source]
GB-Ob MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 63 [Konvolut]
GB-Ob MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 63, Faszikel 2
PL-WRu 60002 Muz.
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 48 (1), Partitur
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 48 (2), Stimmen
Verschollen BWV 48 (1), J. Fischhof
Verschollen Choralsammlung
Static URL
https://www.bach-digital.de/receive/BachDigitalWork_work_00000063 [XML] [MEI] [JSON-LD]
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2018-07-06 : 03:35:26