Ach Gott, wie manches Herzeleid, BWV 3 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Chorus: 'Ach Gott, wie manches Herzeleid' (No.1)

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Band 5. Kantaten zum Epiphaniasfest bis zum
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Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1975. Plate BA 5043.
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Arranger Bernhard Todt (1822-1907), piano reduction
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Chorus: 'Ach Gott, wie manches Herzeleid' (No.1)

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Chorus: 'Ach Gott, wie manches Herzeleid' (No.1)

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For Piano (Saint-Saëns)

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Aria: 'Empfind ich Höllenangst und Pein' (No.3)

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Duetto: 'Wenn Sorgen auf mich dringen' (No.5)

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Chorale: 'Erhalt mein Herz im Glauben rein' (No.6)

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Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie III. Motetten, Choräle, Lieder
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General Information

Work Title Ach Gott, wie manches Herzeleid
Alternative. Title Oh God, how much heartache
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 3 ; BC A33
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 4
Key A major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 movements:
  1. Chorus: Ach Gott, wie manches Herzeleid
  2. Recitativo (tenor, soprano, alto, bass): Wie schwerlich lässt sich Fleisch und Blut
  3. Aria (bass): Empfind ich Höllenangst und Pein
  4. Recitativo (tenor): Es mag mir Leib und Geist verschmachten
  5. Duet Aria (soprano, alto): Wenn Sorgen auf mich dringen
  6. Chorale: Erhalt mein Herz im Glauben rein
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1725 in Leipzig
First Performance. 1725-01-14 in Leipzig
First Publication. 1851 (BGA)
Librettist see below
Martin Moller (Mollerus) (1574–1606) (Nos.1, 2, 6)
Anonymous (Nos.3-5)
Language German
Dedication 2nd Sunday after Epiphany
Average DurationAvg. Duration 25 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Voices: soprano, alto, tenor, bass; mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 2 oboes d'amore, horn, trombone, strings, continuo (harpsichord and/or organ)
Primary Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links Wikipedia article
Bach-Cantatas.com
J.S. Bach.org
Bach.de (German)
Ach Gott, wie manches Herzeleid - scores at Sheet Music Plus
Extra Information Commentary on the movements

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Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach