Ich geh und suche mit Verlangen BWV 49; BC A 150GND

Sacred cantata
Designation of a cantata
20th Sunday after Trinity
S* (Seele), B* (Jesus), Ob d’am, Vl I/II, Va, Vc picc, Org obl, Bc

Work history, Date of origin
The Sinfonia is an arrangement of the lost draft for the concert for harpsichord BWV 1053, 3rd movement.
vor dem 03. November 1726
Early performances
, Leipzig, St. Nicholas Church (Premiere) (Link to event)
relation to other works:
is part of BWV diverse [3. Jg.]

Author Libretto
Birkmann, Christoph (1703-1771)
Christoph Birkmann; mvt. 6: stanza 7 from 'Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern' by Philipp Nicolai (1599); libretto printing: Birkmann 1728
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Author Chorale
Nicolai, Philipp

Original sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 111 [Score, Sketch]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 55 [Part(s)]
Additional sources
D-B Am.B 538-540, Faszikel 2 [Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 455, Faszikel 2 [Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/II, Faszikel 2 [Score]
D-Eib 4.4.19 [Score]
PL-WRu 60005 Muz. [Score]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 49, Partitur [Score]
D-Nst Will II, 1413 8° [Textdruck] [Libretto]


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