Mein Gott, wie lang, ach lange BWV 155; BC A 32 GND

Second Sunday of Epiphany, Weimar Cantatas, Cantata Cycle I (1723/1724)
Sacred cantata
Psalm: Psalm 127
Epistel: Römer 12, 7-16
Gospel: Johannes 2, 1-11
Sopran solo, Alt solo, Tenor solo, Bass solo, Sopran, Alt, Tenor, Bass, Fagotto, Violine I, Violine II, Viola, Basso continuo

Date of origin, Work history
vor dem 19. Januar 1716
First performance on January 19, 1716; subsequent performance on January 16, 1724 (Original text print)
Early performances
, Weimar (Premiere) (Link to event)
, Leipzig, St. Thomas Church (Link to event)
relation to other works:
is part of BWV diverse [1. Jg.]
is part of BWV diverse [W. Kant.]
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 155/5 ChS
further performance in Leipzig on 16.1.1724
Introduction to the work
Link to videos:
Mein Gott, wie lang, ach lange, BWV 155 (J. S. Bach Stiftung St. Gallen)

Author Libretto
Franck, Salomon (1659–1725)
S. Franck. Movement 5: Es ist das Heil uns kommen her (P. Speratus, 1524), 12 stanzas. Printed text: Franck 1715, page 32; Original printed text: Leipzig 1724 I, page [3]
Link to lyrics
Original lyrics
RUS-SPsc [Textdruck]

Original sources
D-B Bach P 129 [Score]
RUS-SPsc [Textdruck] [Libretto]
Additional sources
D-B Bach P 1159/XIV, Faszikel 3 [Score]
D-B Bach P 459, Faszikel 5 [Score]
PL-Wu RM 5927 [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 155, Stimmen [Part(s)]


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