Ach wie flüchtig, ach wie nichtig, BWV 26 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Aria: So schnell ein rauschend Wasser schießt (No.2)

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Michrond (2015/9/18)

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Feldmahler (2006/5/18)

Editor Wilhelm Rust (1822–1892)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 5 (pp.189-216)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1855. Plate B.W. V.
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Perlnerd666 (2008/11/9)

Arranger Bernhard Todt (1822–1907), piano reduction
Editor Günter Raphael (1903-1960)
Language German / English / French
Translator John Michael Diack (1869-1946), English text
Gustave Bret (1875-1958) and Charles Schweitzer (1844-19??), French text
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d.(ca.1930). Plate 30107
Reprinted New York: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(1933-70).
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Carolus (2011/2/1)

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Carolus (2011/2/1)

Arranger Robert Franz (1815-1892)
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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: F.E.C. Leuckart, 1877. Plate F.E.C.L. 3036.
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Aria: So schnell ein rauschend Wasser schießt (No.2)

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A. Armendáriz (2011/4/8)

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Work Title Ach wie flüchtig, ach wie nichtig
Alternative. Title Ah! how fleeting, ah! how futile
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 26
Key A minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 sections
  1. [Chorale]: Ach wie flüchtig, ach wie nichtig (A minor)
  2. Aria (Tenor): So schnell ein rauschend Wasser schießt (C major)
  3. Recitativo (Alto): Die Freude wird zur Traurigkeit (C major-E minor)
  4. Aria (Bass): An irdische Schätze das Herze zu hängen (E minor)
  5. Recitativo (Soprano): Die höchste Herrlichkeit und Pracht (G major-A minor)
  6. Choral: Ach wie flüchtig, ach wie nichtig (A minor
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1724
First Performance. 1724-11-19 in Leipzig
Librettist Hymn: Michael Franck (1609-1677)
Language German
Dedication 24th Sunday after Trinity
Average DurationAvg. Duration 19 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Vocal — Soloists (SATB), Chorus (SATB)
Orchestra — Flute, 3 Oboes, Horn, Strings (including solo violin), Continuo
Related Works Ach wie flüchtig, ach wie nichtig (Franck, Michael)
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Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach