Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Preise dein Glücke, gesegnetes Sachsen BWV 215; BC G 21

Secular cantata (unknown purpose)


Scoring
Chor I: S*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B Chor II: S, A, T, B, Tr I–III, Timp, Fl trav I/II, Ob I/II, Ob d’am I/II, Vl I/II, Va (auch Violetta), Bc
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere)
Comment
EZ vor dem 05. Oktober 1734; This cantata was composed on the occasion of the anniversary of the election of Friedrich August II. as King of Poland.
Lyrics
Johann Christoph Clauder (1701–1779); Originaltextdruck: Leipzig 1734 III
Link to lyrics
Edition
BG 34, S.245 (P. Graf Waldersee, 1887) – ;
NBA I/37, S. 85 (Werner Neumann, 1961) – Critical report (1961), S. 30
Sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 139 [Original source]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 468, Faszikel 2
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/I, Faszikel 2
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 77 [Original source]
PL-Wu RM 5932
Static URL
https://www.bach-digital.de/receive/BachDigitalWork_work_00000271 [XML] [MEI] [JSON-LD]
gnd
300009267
Last changed
2018-08-16 : 11:35:40