Falsche Welt, dir trau ich nicht BWV 52; BC A 160

Sacred cantata (23rd Sunday after Trinity)

S*, S, A, T, B; 2 Cr, 3 Ob, Fag, 2 Vl, Va, Bc
Date of origin
vor dem 24. November 1726
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere)
relation to other works:
is exemplar of BWVBC F
is part of BWV diverse [3. Jg.]
J. S. Bach borrowed the Sinfonia from BWV 1046a (1st movement of Brandenburg concert No. 1, 1st version)
Christoph Birkmann (1703–1771); Satz 6: Strophe 1 from 'In dich hab ich gehoffet, Herr' (1533) by Adam Reusner (1496-ca.1575); libretto printing: Birkmann 1728
Link to lyrics
NBA I/26, S. 131 (Andreas Glöckner, 1994) – Critical report (1995), S. 109;
BG 12/2, S.27 (W. Rust, 1863)
Original sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 85
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 30
Additional sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 450, Faszikel 2
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/XII, Faszikel 4
D-Nst Will II, 1413 8° [Textdruck]
PL-Wu RM 5927
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