Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Der Geist hilft unser Schwachheit auf BWV 226; BC C 2

Motet


Scoring
S I, A I, T I, B I, Violin I, Violin II, Viola, Violoncello
S II, A II, T II, B II, Oboe I, Oboe II, Taille, Bassono,
Basso continuo (+ Violone)
Early performances
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 226/2 ChS
Comment
Motet for the funeral of the headmaster of St. Thomas School Johann Heinrich Ernesti. The performance may have taken place on October 21st or 23rd 1729, too. Presumably the choral was sung a capella.
Lyrics
Röm 8, choral: M. Luther
Link to lyrics
Edition
NBA III/1, S. 37 (Konrad Ameln, 1965) – Critical report (1967), S. 63
Sources
D-B Am.B 18-21, Faszikel 1
D-B Am.B 25-26, Faszikel 2
D-B Am.B 40-42, Faszikel 2
D-B Am.B 116 [Konvolut]
D-B Am.B 116, Faszikel 8
D-BNu Ec 9.6f
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 36, Faszikel 1 [Original source]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 121 [Original source]
D-Dl Mus. 1-E-775, Faszikel 2
D-DS Mus. ms. 1310
D-HER Mus. M 102:1
DK-A R 18
D-LEb Go. S. 30
D-LEm Becker III.1.11 (2) [Erstdruck 1803]
D-LEm PM 7107
D-Mbs [Altes Schott-Archiv Nr. 3665]
D-Rp AK Ms 37
D-RUl RH-B 30
PL-ŁŹu M 35000, 6
PL-Wu RM 8129 [Konvolut]
PL-Wu RM 8129, Faszikel 6
RUS-KAu Mus. ms. Gotthold 13574
RUS-KAu Mus. ms. Gotthold 13583, Faszikel 1
Verschollen BWV 226, Originalstimmen [Original source]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 226, Partitur
Verschollen Thomasschule zu Leipzig, BWV 225, 228, Anh. 159, 229, 227, 226
Verschollen Thomasschule zu Leipzig, BWV 226
CH-Bu BWV 225-231
Verschollen BWV 226, J. C. L. Kittel [identisch mit D-RUl RH-B 30]
Verschollen BWV 227, 226, C. P. E. Bach
Verschollen Choralsammlung
Verschollen Choralsammlung
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Last changed
2018-07-07 : 01:43:06