Ich bin vergnügt mit meinem Glücke BWV 84; BC A 43 GND

Third Sunday before Lent/Septuagesima Sunday, Cantata Cycle III (1725-1727)
Sacred cantata
Psalm: Psalm 38
Epistel: 1. Korinther 9, 24-27; 10, 1-5
Gospel: Matthäus 20, 1-16
S*, S, A, T, B; Ob, 2 Vl, Va, Bc

Date of origin, Work history
vor dem 09. Februar 1727
First performance on February 9, 1727
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere) (Link to event)
relation to other works:
is part of BWV diverse [3. Jg.]
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 84/5 ChS
Introduction to the work
Link to videos:
Ich bin vergnügt mit meinem Glücke, BWV 84 (Netherlands Bach Society)

Adaptation by C. Birkmann? based on a template by C. F. Henrici (see Picander 1728, page 101; Picander 1732, page 108). Movement 5: Wer weiß, wie nahe mir mein Ende (Oldest by Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt, date of composition 1686; first print 1688), stanza 12
Link to lyrics

Original sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 108 [Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 52 [Part(s)]
Additional sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 454, Faszikel 5 [Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/XIII, Faszikel 6 [Score]
PL-WRu 60008 Muz. [Score]
Verschollen BWV 144 (oder BWV 84?), K. F. von Kloeden [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]


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