Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Jesu, der du meine Seele BWV 78; BC A 130

Chorale cantata (14th Sunday after Trinity)


Scoring
S*, A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; Cr, Fl trav, 2 Ob, 2 Vl, Va, Vne, Bc
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere)
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 78/7 ChS
Comment
EZ vor dem 10. September 1724; second performance after 1735
Lyrics
Johann Rist (1607–1667), 1641;
Strophe 2-11 (Satz 2-6) umgedichtet, jedoch mit wörtlichen Zitaten aus Strophe 3‒5 und 10 (Verfasser unbekannt);
Originaltextdruck: Leipzig 1724 III; Johann Rist (1641); stanzas 2-11 (mvts. 2-6) reworked, with direct quotes from stanzas 3-5+10 (author unknown);
libretto printing: Leipzig 1724 III
Link to lyrics
Edition
NBA I/21, S. 115 (Werner Neumann, 1958) – Critical report (1959), S. 113;
BG 18, S.257 (W. Rust, 1870) –
Sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 457, Faszikel 3
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 962
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/III, Faszikel 5
D-Eib 4.4.12
D-LEb Rara II, 661/2-D
D-LEb Thomana 78 (Depositum im Bach-Archiv) [Original source]
GB-Ob MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 63 [Konvolut]
GB-Ob MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 63, Faszikel 1
PL-Wu RM 5911 [Konvolut]
PL-Wu RM 5911, Faszikel 6
RUS-SPsc 17.141.2.111 [Textdruck] [Original source]
Verschollen BWV 78, Originalstimmen [Original source]
Verschollen BWV 78 (1), A. Fuchs
Verschollen BWV 78 (2), L. Liepmannssohn 1916
Verschollen BWV 78 (3), J. Müller
Verschollen Choralsammlung
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