Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Die Elenden sollen essen BWV 75; BC A 94

Sacred cantata (1st Sunday after Trinity)


Scoring
S*, A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B, Tr (da tir?), Ob I/II, Ob d’am, Bs, Vl I/II, Va, Bc
Early performances
, Leipzig, St. Nicholas Church (Premiere)
Comment
EZ vor dem 30. Mai 1723; First Leipzig cantata (arrival at Leipzig on May 16th, 1723). Later movement 7 was used again in BWV 100 (mvt. 6).
Lyrics
author unknown
Samuel Rodigast (1649–1708)

mvt. 1: Psalm 22:27; mvt. 7 and 14: stanza 5+6 from ‘Was Gott tut, das ist wohlgetan’ by Samuel Rodigast (1674)
Link to lyrics
Edition
NBA I/15, S. 85 (Alfred Dürr, 1967) – Critical report (1968), S. 99;
BG 18, S.149 (W. Rust, 1870) –
Sources
D-B N.Mus.ms. 10072-12
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 66 [Original source]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 445, Faszikel 3
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/IX, Faszikel 4
PL-WRu 60006 Muz.
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 75 (1), Partitur
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 75 (2), Stimmen
Verschollen BWV 75 (1), E. Grell
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Last changed
2018-08-15 : 11:08:05