Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Halt im Gedächtnis Jesum Christ BWV 67; BC A 62

Sacred cantata (2nd Sunday of Easter)


Scoring
A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B, Cor/Cor da tir, Fl trav, Ob d’am I/II, Vl I/II, Va, Bc
Early performances
, Leipzig, St. Thomas Church (Premiere)
relation to other works:
 BWVBC F
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 67/7 ChS
Comment
EZ vor dem 16. April 1724; The 6th movement is the model or the Gloria (A major Mass, BWV 234/2). Presumably the part for traverse flute was not used during the first performance. Lit.: A. Dürr, in: MuK 2 (1983), p. 74ff.; W. Hobohm, in: BJ 1973, p. 5-32 (libretto)
Lyrics
author unknown
Nikolaus Herman (ca. 1500-1561)
Jakob Ebert (1549–1614)

mvt. 1: 2. Timothy 2:8; mvt. 4: stanza 1 from ‘Erschienen ist der herrlich Tag’ by Nicolaus Herman (1560); mvt. 6: using John 20:19; mvt. 7: stanza 1 from ‘Du Friedefürst, Herr Jesu Christ‘ by Jakob Ebert (1601); first libretto printing: Leipzig 1724 II
Link to lyrics
Edition
BG 16, S.217 (W. Rust, 1868) – ;
NBA I/11.1, S. 1 (Reinmar Emans, 1988) – Critical report (1989), S. 13
Sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 95 [Original source]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 96
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 453, Faszikel 2
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/XII, Faszikel 7
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/XII, Faszikel 8
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/XII, Faszikel 9
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 40 [Original source]
GB-Ob MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 63 [Konvolut]
GB-Ob MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 63, Faszikel 3
PL-Wu RM 5914
RUS-SPsc 6.34.3.209 [Textdruck] [Original source]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 67 (1), Partitur
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 67 (2), Stimmen
Verschollen BWV 67, C. v. Winterfeld Nr. 308
Verschollen BWV 67 (3), Breslauer Institut f. Schul- u. Kirchenmusik
Verschollen Choralsammlung
Verschollen Choralsammlung
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2018-08-15 : 11:36:09