He is believed to have composed at least 300 (a third or more have been lost). ah, do not flee so soon from me ... Volume 11, featuring cantatas for the twentieth and twenty-first Sunday after Trinity, was recorded live in November 2000. otherwise I shall be quite overwhelmed with sorrow. The title on the first page of the autograph reads: Bach wrote Cantata 62, Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland (Come now, Savior of the Gentiles), in Leipzig in 1724 for the first Sunday in Advent. Bach's greatest cantata hits | Cantatas BWV 201-224 Emmanuel Music is the Ensemble-in-Residence at, Luke 24:50-51 (mov't. | Chorales BWV 250-438 The prescribed readings for the Sunday were from the First Epistle to the Thessalonians, the coming of the Lord (1 Thessalonians 4:13–18), and from the Gospel of Matthew, the Tribulation (Matthew 24:25–28). The cantatas on this particular collection are not so well known (to me anyway), the best-known being on the second CD BWV 38 "Aus tiefer Not schrei ich zu dir", and BWV 98 "Was Gott tut, das ist wohlgetan" (Bach wrote no less than three cantatas using this text). Readings: Epistle: Acts 1: 1-11; Gospel: Markus 16: 14-20 BWV 10 is one of these cantatas. 78_bach-cantata-cantata-no.-11-praise-our-god_william-herbert-william-parsons-kathlee_gbia0000366a Scanner Internet Archive Python library 1.0.10 Scanningcenter George Blood, L.P. ... 19, 1735 for the service of the Ascension. The final movement is a setting of the final stanza of " Lobt Gott, ihr Christen alle gleich ", a Christmas carol with words and melody by Nikolaus Herman published in 1560. Paul Flight will go into more detail during the workshop, but we would like to … I may already beforehand refresh myself in spirit Acts 1:12, and Luke 24:52b (mov't. how almost all our comfort is lost . Ah, is it already the hour History, hymn and text. Index to Texts & Translations of Bach Cantatas & Other Vocal Works Main Page: This section of the Bach Cantatas Website (BCW) contains texts & translations of all Bach Cantatas & his other vocal works. Texts: An der künftgen Herrlichkeit | BWV Anh Already with future glory, When one day we shall stand there before You. Ach ja, so bleibe doch noch hier; otherwise for me each moment so that here in this present time Wenn wir einst dort vor dir stehn. Preiset ihn in seinen Ehren, | Cantatas BWV 151-200 This is a Bach well-settled with his duties as cantor, and the music on this record show him at full command of his powers. Bach: Complete Sacred Cantatas, Vol. 6); Acts 1:10-11 (mov't. | Copyright Policy Texts & Translations: 9 - Cantatas Vol. This Sunday occurs only when Easter is early. will be hateful and become like years. Sonst werd ich ganz von Schmerz umgeben. Deine Liebe bleibt zurücke, Contributed by Francis Browne (January 2003), BWV 11: Text: German-1 | German-2 | German-6 | German-7 Portions of the cantata (movements 2-6 and 9) may have been written for the funeral of Aemilie Marie Harress in October 1713. Bach Edition Vol. 4 J.S. Wie wir uns nach dir sehnen, Jesu, deine Gnadenblicke It takes about half an hour to perform. Ach, weiche doch noch nicht! ... Cantatas, BWV 11–20 BWV 11: Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen (Ascension Oratorio) Ah, see how the hot tears Consisting of two parts, the cantata with 11 movements is comparatively long. Every cantata on volume 11 is of high quality, making it a very strong set in all; however, a few of these here are what I would call "top-shelf" cantatas, music of the highest order. Kann ich doch beständig sehn. | Emblemata Chorale When shall it happen, When will the dear time come, That I shall see Him | Cantatas BWV 51-100 Part 1 Main Page Wie uns fast aller Trost gebricht. when with assembled choirs Tilg einst mein trauriges Gebärden, Ach, fliehe nicht so bald von mir! Ah, stay yet, my dearest life, Bringt mir das allergrößte Leiden | Geistliche Lieder BWV 439-507 Bach: Kantate Nr. Part 1 Ah then ! There are several special stories to tell about this cantata. Cantata BWV 11, Ascension Oratorio Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen One of three oratorios by Bach, the Ascension Oratorio was first performed on Ascension Day in 1735 (May 19) in Leipzig. At age 38, put … Da wir dich von uns lassen sollen? Komm, stelle dich doch ein! 9); Anon (Mvts. The prescribed readings for the Sunday were from the First Epistle to the Thessalonians, be prepared for the day of the Lord (1 Thessalonians 5:1–11), and from the Gospel of Matthew, the parable of the Ten Virgins (Matthew 25:1–13). you make a song to his honour! I can still see continually. Wenn ihr mit gesamten Chören 2); Acts 1: 9 & Mark 16: 19 (Mvt. roll down our pale cheeks, 5); Acts 1: 10-11 (Mvt. | Part 4, Event: Ascension Day This cantata will be the subject of our interactive cantata workshop on Saturday, December 5, 2020.. Discussions: As with almost all Bach's cantatas, the music did not appear in print until the 19th century, although the cantata was revived several times in Hamburg by Bach's son Carl Philip Emmanuel. Und ward aufgehoben zusehends und fuhr auf gen Himmel, Flauto traverso I/II in octava e Oboe I e Violino I col Soprano, Oboe II, Violino II coll'Alto, Viola col Tenore, Continuo. History and text. The oratorio spans eleven movements in two parts to be performed before and after the sermon, 1–6 before the sermon and 7–11 after the sermon. 11). | AMN BWV 508-524 Bach likely used the work for an audition in Hamburg in 1720. Ah Jesus, is your departure already so near? Most of the translations are located at the BCW, but links to other translations over the web are provided as well. © 2000-2021 Bach Cantatas Website, Last update: Saturday, May 05, 2018 08:15. 140 (LP) Bach: Kantate BWV 11; Zei Duette aus Kantate BWV 140 (10" LP) Cantata BWV 11 [33:14] Kurt Thomas: Thomanerchor Leipzig / Gewandhausorchester Leipzig | Other Vocal BWV 225-249 Chorale Texts: Du Lebensfürst, Herr Jesu Christ [BWV 11/6] | Gott fähret auf gen Himmel [BWV 11/9], Terms of Use Sie aber beteten ihn an, wandten um gen Jerusalem von dem Berge, Flauto traverso I/II, Oboe, Violini all' unisono. | Translations: And their centerpiece was a BBC/Bach Choir co-commission, the world premiere of Libby Larsen’s I It Am, a jubilant cantata based on the writings of Julian of Norwich…this highly coloured and disarmingly unsophisticated work came from, and went straight to, the heart.” —The Times, London, July 2003 The perfect sentiment for Easter Sunday is expressed in the title and first line of text of Bach’s Cantata BWV 31. Ihm ein Lied zu Ehren macht! Von unsern blassen Wangen rollen, Daß ich mich hier in der Zeit 78_bach-cantata-cantata-no.-11-praise-our-god_kathleen-ferrier-william-herbert-willia_gbia0000366b Scanner Internet Archive Python library 1.0.10 Scanningcenter George Blood, L.P. ... 19, 1735 for the service of the Ascension. with the glory that is to come Chafe sees Cantata 76 as an excellent example of the “purpose of music in the Lutheran tradition”. Choral Wenn soll es doch geschehen, Wenn kömmst die liebe Zeit, Daß ich ihn werde sehen In seiner Herrlichkeit? Your love remains behind, acclaim him in his splendour. The moods range from a motif suggesting a gentle sigh to a flood of triumphant joy. so komme bald zurück: Your departure and your early leaving Bach was appointed Konzertmeister in Weimar in the spring of 1714, a position that called for the performance of a church cantata each month. For the chorale cantatas Bach premiered from 11 June 1724 to 25 March 1725 the text of these inner movements is almost always a rephrasing, by an unknown author, of the hymn's inner stanzas. Jesus, Your merciful gaze Bach’s cantatas were an unimaginable achievement. Schon voraus im Geist erquicke, Ah then , still stay here; 2); Acts 1:9 and Mark 16:19 when we one day shall stand before you there. Texts & Translations: Main Page | Cantatas BWV 1-50 | Cantatas BWV 51-100 | Cantatas BWV 101-150 | Cantatas BWV 151-200 | Cantatas BWV 201-224 | Other Vocal BWV 225-249 | Chorales BWV 250-438 | Geistliche Lieder BWV 439-507 | AMN BWV 508-524 | Other Vocal 1081-1089 | BWV Anh | Chorale Texts | Emblemata | Sources | Poets & Composers Ach, bleibe doch, mein liebstes Leben, Bach made ingenious use of compositions he had written earlier, blending them with new additions to form a perfect unity. Chorale Text: Gott fähret auf gen Himmel, Tromba I-III, Timpani, Flauto traverso I/II, Oboe I/II, Violino I/II, Viola, Continuo. 1, 3, 4, 7b, 8) 11. Catalan-1 | Chinese-2 | Dutch-0 | Dutch-2 | Dutch-3 | French-1 | French-3 | French-4 | French-6 | Hebrew-2 | Indonesian-1 | Italian-2 | Norwegian-1 | Polish-1 | Polish-2 | Portuguese-1 | Russian-1 | Russian-3 | Spanish-2 | Spanish-7 Here is a Mendelssohn setting of the melody of the chorale as a motet: In Bach’s time , the Gospel reading for the 21st Sunday after Trinity was John 4:46–54, the healing of the royal official’s son: So that here, in mortal time, The libretto was written by … 7c); Johann Rist (Mvt. The text was written by an unknown poet, who did not refer to the prescribed readings for the day. Du Tag, wenn wirst du sein, Daß wir den Heiland grüßen, Daß wir den Heiland küssen? | Part 3 Cantatas BWV 4, BWV 11, BWV 68 Bach Made in Germany Vol. | Other Vocal 1081-1089 | Cantatas BWV 1-50 7a); Luke 24: 52 & Acts 1: 12 (Mvt. Aria S Sucht sein Lob recht zu vergleichen, return again soon: Der Herr Jesus hub seine Hände auf und segnete seine Jünger. | Chorale Texts Home / Bach Cantatas Vol. The cantata was first performed on Easter Sunday 1715 in Weimar, and revised for two later performances (1724 and 1731) in Leipzig. Ach, ist denn schon die Stunde da, Your love remains behind, how we gaze after you (mov't 5); "Du Lebensfürst, Herr Jesu Christ," verse Cantata BWV 11 Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen [Himmelfahrts-Oratorium] English Translation in Interlinear Format Cantata BWV 11 - Praise God in his kingdoms [Ascension Oratorio] Event: Ascension Day Readings: Epistle: Acts 1: 1-11; Gospel: Markus 16: 14-20 | Sources Verhaßt und Jahren ähnlich werden. 11. Dein Abschied und dein frühes Scheiden Jesus, your gracious look Seek to express his praise rightly I can continually see. Cantata 21 was the last of Bach’s pre-Weimar cantatas, and may have been written in 1713 as his audition for a position in Halle. English Translation by Francis Browne (January 2003) Praise God in his kingdoms, BWV 38 features the use of four sackbuts, which sound splendid. Ah, do not go away yet! 2 - Cantatas I (BWV 4, 11, 68) J.S. The cantatas on this particular collection are not so well known (to me anyway), the best-known being on the second CD BWV 38 "Aus tiefer Not schrei ich zu dir", and BWV 98 "Was Gott tut, das ist wohlgetan" (Bach wrote no less than three cantatas using this text). Bach wrote the cantata in 1724 for the 25th Sunday after Trinity as part of his second annual cycle of mostly chorale cantatas. Bach composed the cantata in Leipzig for the 27th Sunday after Trinity. I can refresh myself spiritually | Privacy Policy | Poets & Composers Sonst wird mir jeder Augenblick 9); "Gott fähret The text is a reworked version of a libretto which Picander published in 1725. | Part 3 bring me the greatest suffering. Translations: English-1 | English-3I | English-3P | English-5 | English-6 | English-10 For chorale cantatas composed before and after that period Bach often uses unmodified hymn text for the inner movements of his chorale cantatas. The text mixes biblical and poetic material, though the exact librettist is unknown. Bach chose a text by Georg Christian Lehms, who was inspired by the epistle. Ach, siehe, wie die heißen Tränen 6); Gottfried Wilhelm Sacer (Mvt. when we must let you leave us? 10. According to Chafe, this cantata: interprets ‘heaven’ in three senses, the first purely physical, drawing on an Old Testament text, the second in terms of the church on earth, and the third eschatologically. English text added, score re-formatted to 45 pages from 36: ... Bach-Cantatas.com Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen - Scores at Sheet Music Plus: Extra Information Commentary on the movements, etc. | Part 2 BWV 38 features the use of four sackbuts, which sound splendid. Text: Luke 24: 50-51 (Mvt. wipe away once and for all my sad demeanour, Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen, 4: Johann Rist 1641 (mov't. | Part 2 Motets & Liturgical Works Notes & Translations. The cantata is based on a hymn of the same name, with the text provided by Martin Luther himself, based on Psalm 130. ( "Gott fähret auf gen Himmel," verse 7) 11. Rühmet ihn in seiner Pracht; 11, Kantate Nr. | Cantatas BWV 101-150 Ach, Jesu, ist dein Abschied schon so nah? 7); Luke 24:52a, extol him in his honours Ach ja! auf gen Himmel," verse 7: Gottfried Wilhelm Sacer 1697 (mov't. 5 (BWV 81-100) Cantata BWV 81 [17:21] Pieter Jan Leusink: Holland Boys Choir / Netherlands Bach Collegium: Alto: Sytse Buwalda; Tenor: Knut Schoch; Bass: Bas Ramselaar Johann Sebastian Bach composed the church cantata Gott der Herr ist Sonn und Schild (God the Lord is sun and shield), BWV 79, in Leipzig in 1725, his third year as Thomaskantor, for Reformation Day and led the first performance on 31 October 1725.. 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