Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Lasst uns sorgen, lasst uns wachen (Dramma per musica) BWV 213; BC G 18

Secular cantata (unknown purpose)


Scoring
S* (Wollust), A* (Hercules), A* (Echo), T* (Tugend), B* (Mercur), S, A, T, B, Cor da caccia I/II, Ob I/II, Ob d’am, Vl I/II, Va I/II, Bc
Early performances
, Leipzig, Kaffeehaus Gottfried Zimmermanns (Collegium Musicum) (Premiere)
Comment
EZ vor dem 05. September 1733; Parts of this cantata were reused in BWV 248 (Christmas oratorio).
Lyrics
Christian Friedrich Henrici; libretto printing: Picander 1737
Link to lyrics
Edition
NBA I/36, S. 1 (Werner Neumann, 1963) – Critical report (1962), S. 28;
BG 34, S.121 (P. Graf Waldersee, 1887) –
Sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 125 [Original source]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 65 [Original source]
D-DS Mus. ms. 1313
Static URL
https://www.bach-digital.de/receive/BachDigitalWork_work_00000269 [XML] [MEI] [JSON-LD]
gnd
300009240
Last changed
2018-08-16 : 11:43:35