Ach! ich sehe, itzt, da ich zur Hochzeit gehe BWV 162.2; BWV 162; BC A 148 [L] GND

Twentieth Sunday after Trinity, Cantata Cycle I (1723/1724)
Sacred cantata
Psalm: Psalm 1
Epistel: Epheser 5, 15-21
Gospel: Matthäus 22, 1-14
Sopran solo, Alt solo, Tenor solo, Bass solo, Sopran, Alt, Tenor, Bass, Corno da tirarsi, Violine I, Violine II, Viola, Basso continuo

Date of origin, Work history
vor dem 10. Oktober 1723
First performance on October 10, 1723, revision of BWV 162.1 (transposed to B minor and addition of Corno da tirarsi in movement 1). Incompletely preserved, see BWV 162.1
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere) (Link to event)
relation to other works:
is exemplar of BWVBC F
is part of BWV diverse [1. Jg.]
is revision of BWV 162 / BC A 148 [W]
Introduction to the work
Link to videos:
Ach! ich sehe, itzt, da ich zur Hochzeit gehe, BWV 162.2 (Amsterdam Baroque, T. Koopman)

Author Libretto
Franck, Salomon (1659–1725)
S. Franck. Movement 6: Alle Menschen müssen sterben (J. Rosenmüller, 1652), stanza 7. Text print: Franck 1715, page 172 (Choral text slightly different)
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Original sources
D-B Bach St 1 [Part(s)]


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