Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben BWV 147.2; BWV 147; BC A 174

Sacred cantata (The Visitation of Mary [2 July])


Scoring
S*, A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; Tr, 2 Ob, Ob d’am, 2 Ob da cac, 2 Vl, Va, Bc
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere)
Comment
EZ vor dem 02. Juli 1723; extended arrangement of BWV 147.1 (Weimar version, cantata for advent).
Lyrics
author unknown
Salomon Franck (1659–1725)
Martin Jahn (ca. 1620-ca. 1682)
see BWV 147.1; mvts. 2, 4 and 8: author unknown; mvts. 6 and 10: stanzas 6 and 16 from ‘Jesu, meiner Seelen Wonne’ by Martin Jahn (1661); libretto printing: see BWV 147a [First chorus and 3 arias]
Link to lyrics
Edition
NBA I/28.2, S. 63 (Uwe Wolf, 1995) – Critical report (1995), S. 29;
BG 30, S.193 (P. Graf Waldersee, 1884) –
Sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 102 [Original source]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 454, Faszikel 2
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/XIII, Faszikel 2
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 46 [Original source]
PL-Wu RM 5916
Verschollen BWV 147, C. v. Winterfeld Nr. 292
Static URL
https://www.bach-digital.de/receive/BachDigitalWork_work_00000180 [XML] [MEI] [JSON-LD]
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Last changed
2018-08-15 : 10:57:17