Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Ich lasse dich nicht, du segnest mich denn BWV 157.2; BWV 157; BC A 170

Sacred cantata (Funeral)


Scoring
T*, B*, S, A, T, B, Fl trav, Ob/Ob d’am, Vl I/II, Violetta, Bc
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere)
relation to other works:
 BWVBC F
Comment
EZ nach 1727; Lit.: K. Hofmann, in: BJ 1982, p. 51-80.
Lyrics
see BWV 157.1; mvt. 1: Genesis 32:27; mvt. 5: stanza 6 (with first line from stanza 1) from ‚Meinen Jesum lass ich nicht‘ by Christian Keymann (1658); libretto printing: Ponickau funeral service
Link to lyrics
Edition
NBA I/34, S. 41 (Ryuichi Higuchi, 1986) – Critical report (1990), S. 27;
BG 32, S.117 (E. Naumann, 1886) –
Sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 456, Faszikel 2
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1046
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 386
D-HAmi Ms. 169
Static URL
https://www.bach-digital.de/receive/BachDigitalWork_work_00000191 [XML] [MEI] [JSON-LD]
gnd
300008597
Last changed
2018-07-31 : 11:41:16