Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Du Friedefürst, Herr Jesu Christ BWV 116; BC A 164

Chorale cantata (25th Sunday after Trinity)


Scoring
S*, A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; Cr, 2 Ob d’am, 2 Vl, Va, Bc
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere)
relation to other works:
 BWVBC F
Comment
EZ vor dem 26. November 1724; second performance after 1740.
Lyrics
Jakob Ebert (1601); stanzas 2-6 (mvts. 2-5) reworked (author unknown);
libretto printing: Leipzig 1724 IV until 1919 in RF SPsc (s. W. Hobohm, in: BJ 1973, S.7)
Link to lyrics
Edition
NBA I/27, S. 79 (Alfred Dürr, 1968) – Critical report (1968), S. 69;
BG 24, S.135 (A. Dörffel, 1876) –
Sources
B-MA 1084/3 [Original source]
CH-Zz Ms.Car XV 244 (32) : B 5
D-B Am.B 44 [Konvolut]
D-B Am.B 44, Faszikel 7
D-Bhm H 985
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 446, Faszikel 2
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/X, Faszikel 1
D-LEb Thomana 116 (Depositum im Bach-Archiv) [Original source]
F-Pn MS-1 [Original source]
PL-WRu 60005 Muz.
Verschollen BWV 116, Originalstimmen [Original source]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 116, Partitur
Verschollen BWV 116, Breitkopf
Verschollen BWV 116, H. G. Nägeli
Static URL
https://www.bach-digital.de/receive/BachDigitalWork_work_00000141 [XML] [MEI] [JSON-LD]
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Last changed
2018-07-09 : 11:26:08