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
A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; 2 Ob, 2 Ob da cac, 2 Vl, Va, Bc

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 443, Faszikel 2 [Score]
D-B Bach P 1159/XI, Faszikel 2 [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]


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