Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Jesus schläft, was soll ich hoffen BWV 81; BC A 39

Sacred cantata (4th Sunday of Epiphany)


Scoring
A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; 2 Fl dolce, 2 Ob d’am, 2 Vl, Va, Bc
Date of origin
vor dem 30. Januar 1724
Early performances
, Leipzig, St. Thomas Church (Premiere)
relation from other works:
 BWV 81/7 ChS
Lyrics
author unknown
Johann Franck (1618–1677)

mvt. 2: beginning after Psalm 10:1; mvt. 4: Matthew 8:26; mvt. 7: stanza 2 from 'Jesu, meine Freude' by Johann Franck (1653); first libretto printing: Leipzig 1724 I
Link to lyrics
Edition
BG 20/1, S.3 (W. Rust, 1872) – ;
NBA I/6, S. 109 (Ulrich Leisinger, 1996) – Critical report (1996), S. 101
Sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 120 [Original source]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 458, Faszikel 1
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/XV, Faszikel 8
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 59 [Original source]
D-Eib 4.4.11
PL-Wu RM 5914
RUS-SPsc 6.35.1.849 [Textdruck] [Original source]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 81 (1), Partitur
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 81 (2), Stimmen
Verschollen BWV 81, C. v. Winterfeld Nr. 313
Verschollen BWV 81 (2), Königlich akademisches Institut für Kirchenmusik Breslau
Verschollen Choralsammlung
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2018-08-15 : 10:52:43