Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Ärgre dich, o Seele, nicht BWV 186.1; BWV 186a; BC [A 5]

Sacred cantata (3rd Sunday of Advent)


Scoring
[S*, A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; 2 Ob, Ob da cac, Taille, Fag, 2 Vl, Va, Bc ]
Early performances
, Weimar (Premiere)
Comment
EZ vor dem 13. Dezember 1716; The music of the final chorale is lost, the remaining movements were reused in BWV 186.2 as follows: BWV 186.1/1 (chorus) = BWV 186.2/1; 186.1/2, 3, 4, 5 (aria 1, 2, 3, 4) = 186.2/3, 5, 8, 10; 186.1/6 (chorale) lost.
Lyrics
Salomon Franck; mvt. 6: stanza 8 from 'Von Gott will ich nicht lassen' by Ludwig Helmbold (1563); libretto printing: Franck, Weimar and Jena 1717 [Evangelische Sonn- und Fest-Tags-Andachten]
Link to lyrics
Edition
NBA I/1, -- (Alfred Dürr, 1955) – Critical report (1955), S. 89
Source
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Last changed
2018-08-16 : 07:29:58