Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Wer mich liebet, der wird mein Wort halten BWV 74; BC A 83

Sacred cantata (1st Day of Pentecost)


Scoring
S*, A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; 3 Tr, Timp, 2 Ob, Ob da cac, 2 Vl, Va, Bc
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere)
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 74/8 ChS
Comment
EZ vor dem 20. Mai 1725; The movements 1 and 2 are borrowed from BWV 59 (mvt. 1 and 4).
Lyrics
Christiana Mariana von Ziegler; mvt. 1: John 14:23; mvt. 4: John 14:28; mvt. 6: Romans 8:1; mvt. 8: stanza 2 from ‘Gott Vater, sende deinen Geist’ by Paul Gerhardt (1653); printing: Ziegler Leipzig 1728
Link to lyrics
Edition
BG 18, S.107 (W. Rust, 1870) – ;
NBA I/13, S. 83 (Dietrich Kilian, 1959) – Critical report (1960), S. 91
Sources
D-B Ms Danzig 4223
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1175
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 103 [Original source]
D-Eib 4.4.1
Verschollen BWV 74, Originalpartitur [Original source]
Verschollen Choralsammlung
Static URL
https://www.bach-digital.de/receive/BachDigitalWork_work_00000093 [XML] [MEI] [JSON-LD]
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Last changed
2018-07-06 : 04:40:05