Bisher habt ihr nichts gebeten in meinem Namen BWV 87; BC A 74 GND

Sixth Sunday of Easter/Rogation Sunday, Cantata Cycle II (1724/1725)
Sacred cantata
Psalm: Psalm 50
Psalm: Psalm 34
Epistel: Jakobus 1, 22-27
Gospel: Johannes 16, 23-30
Alt solo, Tenor solo, Bass solo, Sopran, Alt, Tenor, Bass, Oboe I, Oboe II, Oboe da caccia I, Oboe da caccia II, Violine I, Violine II, Viola, Basso continuo

Date of origin, Work history
vor dem 06. Mai 1725
First performance May 6, 1725
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere) (Link to event)
relation to other works:
is part of BWV diverse [Jg. 2]
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 87/7 ChS
Link to videos:
Bisher habt ihr nichts gebeten in meinem Namen, BWV 87 (J. S. Bach Stiftung St. Gallen)

C. M. von Ziegler. Movement 1: John 16, 24. Movement 7: Selig ist die Seele (H. Müller, 1659), stanza 9. Printed text: Ziegler 1728, page 253 (textual variations compared to Bach’s setting)
Link to lyrics

Original sources
D-B Bach P 61 [Score]
D-B Bach St 6 [Part(s)]
Additional sources
D-B Bach P 1159/XI, Faszikel 2 [Score]
D-B Bach P 443, Faszikel 2 [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]


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