Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd [2nd version] BWV 208.2; BWV 208a; BC [G 27]

Secular cantata (Birthday)


Scoring
Solo: S I (Diana), S II (Pales), T (Endymion), B (Pan), [S I, S II, T, B,] Corno da caccia I, Corno da caccia II, Recorder I, Recorder II, Oboe I, Oboe II, Taille, Bassono, Violin I, Violin II, Viola, Violoncello, Basso continuo (+ Violone grosso)
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere)
Comment
EZ vor dem 03. August 1742; 2nd version for the Weimar court
Text in mvts. 5,6,12 and 15: 'Christian' altered to 'Ernst August'
Lyrics
Salomon Franck (1659–1725); libretto printing: Franck 1716
Edition
NBA I/37, -- (W. Neumann, 1961) – Critical report (1961), S. 91;
BG 29, S.XIV (P. Graf Waldersee, 1881) –
Source
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 42, Faszikel 3 [Original source]
Static URL
https://www.bach-digital.de/receive/BachDigitalWork_work_00000262 [XML] [MEI] [JSON-LD]
gnd
961438800
Last changed
2018-10-08 : 02:58:36