Siehe, ich will viel Fischer aussenden BWV 88; BC A 105 GND

Fifth Sunday after Trinity, Cantata Cycle III (1725-1727)
Other catalogues
BR-WFB N 164
Sacred cantata
Psalm: Psalm 8
Psalm: Psalm 117
Epistel: 1. Petrus 3, 8-15
Gospel: Lukas 5, 1-11
Sopran solo, Alt solo, Tenor solo, Bass solo, Sopran, Alt, Tenor, Bass, Corno I, Corno II, Oboe d'amore I, Oboe d'amore II, Taille, Violine I, Violine II, Viola, Basso continuo

Date of origin, Work history
vor dem 21. Juli 1726
First performance on July 21, 1726. Likely subsequent performance after 1750 by W. F. Bach in Halle (revised original Tenor part)
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 88/7 ChS
This text was set to music by Johann Ludwig Bach, too.
Link to videos:
Siehe, ich will viel Fischer aussende, BWV 88 (J. S. Bachstiftung St. Gallen)

Author unknown. Movement 1: Jeremiah 16, 16. Movement 4: Luke 5, 10. Movement 7: Wer nur den lieben Gott lässt walten (G. Neumark, date of composition 1641; first print 1657), stanza 7. Printed text found in Meiningen 1719, page 112; Rudolstadt 1726, page 136; Birkmann 1728, page 94 (only movements 6–7)
Link to lyrics

Original sources
D-B Bach P 145 [Score, Sketch]
D-B Bach St 85 [Part(s)]
edition essential source
D-Nst Will II, 1413 8° [Textdruck] [Libretto]
Additional sources
D-B Bach P 1159/XIV, Faszikel 5 [Score]
D-B Bach P 462, Faszikel 5 [Score]
D-GOl Cant.spir 8° 01315 [Textdruck] [Libretto]
PL-Wu RM 5923 [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 88, Partitur [Score]


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