Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Aus der Tiefen rufe ich, Herr, zu dir BWV 131; BC B 25

Sacred cantata (unknown purpose)


Scoring
S*, A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; Ob, Fag, Vl, 2 Va, Bc
relation from other works:
has arrangement in BWV 131a / Anh. II 42->
Comment
EZ 1707; Probably this is the oldest (preserved) cantata by J. S. Bach. It was commissioned by G. C. Eilmar, pastor at St Marien (St Mary) in Mühlhausen; Lit.: Dürr K, p. 848ff.; Rathey, in: BJ 2006
Compilation of the text eventually by Bach or by G. C. Eilmar.
Lyrics
Psalm 130; mvts. 2 and 4: stanzas 2 and 5 from 'Herr Jesu Christ, du höchstes Gut' by Bartholomäus Ringwaldt (1588)
Link to lyrics
Edition
NBA I/34, S. 67 (Ryuichi Higuchi, 1986) – Critical report (1990), S. 48;
BG 28, S.3 (W. Rust, 1881) –
Sources
D-B N.Mus.ms. 10072-5
D-BNu Ec 9.3
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 49, Faszikel 1
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 56
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 442, Faszikel 3
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 473
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 851
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/VIII, Faszikel 9
D-F Mus Hs 148
D-HAmi Ms. 162
F-Pn VM1-2908
GB-Ob MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 62 [Konvolut]
GB-Ob MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 62, Faszikel 6
PL-Wu RM 5933
US-NYkallir (o. Sign.) BWV 131 [Original source]
Verschollen BWV 131, E. Prieger
Verschollen BWV 131, C. v. Winterfeld Nr. 293
Verschollen BWV 131, K. Zulehner
Verschollen BWV 131 (3), J. G. Hientzsch
[Katalog (Angebotliste) Zulehner 1812]
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2018-07-09 : 03:02:43