Die Zeit, die Tag und Jahre macht, BWV 134a (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Publisher. Info. Autograph manuscript, n.d.
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Misc. Notes Manuscript is incomplete, beginning at bar 145 of the second movement.
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Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 29
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1881. Plate B.W. XXIX.
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Aria: 'Der Zeiten Herr hat viel vergnügte Stunden' (No.6)

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Misc. Notes violin, viola and cello or 2 violas and cello
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General Information

Work Title Die Zeit, die Tag und Jahre macht
Alternative. Title Time, which day and year doth make
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 134a ; BC G 5
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 724
Key B-flat major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 8 movements:
  1. Recitativo (tenor, alto): Die Zeit, die Tag und Jahre macht
  2. Aria (tenor): Auf, Sterbliche, lasset ein Jauchzen ertönen
  3. Recitativo (tenor, alto): So bald, als dir die Sternen hold
  4. Duet Aria (alto, tenor): Es streiten, es siegen, die künftigen Zeiten
  5. Recitativo (alto, tenor): Bedenke nur, beglücktes Land
  6. Aria (alto): Der Zeiten Herr hat viel vergnügte Stunden
  7. Recitativo (tenor, alto): Hilf, Höchster, hilf, daß mich die Menschen preisen
  8. Chorale: Ergetzet auf Erden, erfreuet von oben
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1719 in Köthen
First Performance. 1719-01-01 in Köthen
First Publication. 1881 (BGA)
Librettist Christian Friedrich Hunold (1681-1721)
Language German
Dedication Birthday
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Voices: alto, tenor; mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 2 oboes, strings, continuo (harpsichord and/or organ)
Related Works Ein Herz, das seinen Jesum lebend weiß, BWV 134
Primary Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links Wikipedia article
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Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach