Herr Jesu Christ, wahr' Mensch und Gott, BWV 127 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Aria: 'Die Seele Ruht in Jesu Händen' (No.3)

For Trumpet and Organ (Rondeau)

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Michrond (2016/2/27)

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Jun T (2015/2/21)

Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, n.d.(ca.1725)
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Misc. Notes Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B): Mus. ms. Bach P 872.
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Feldmahler (2006/8/29)

Editor Alfred Dörffel (1821–1905)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 26
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1878. Plate B.W. XXVI.
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Copyist Johann Andreas Kuhnau (1703–1761)
Wilhelm Friedemann Bach (1710–1784)
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Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1725).
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Misc. Notes Bach-Archiv (D-LEb): Thomana 127 RISM
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Copyist Christian Friedrich Penzel (1737-1801) title page 1
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Anon. IIe; IIf; IIg
Publisher. Info. Manuscript, n.d.(ca.1725).
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Misc. Notes Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B): Mus. ms. Bach St 393.
Duplicates of Violins I, II, Continuo (all other parts and originals for the three here are in D-LEb Thomana 127)
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Perlnerd666 (2008/11/13)

Arranger Bernhard Todt (1822–1907) [?]
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.(ca.1890).
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

Chorus: 'Herr Jesu Christ, wahr' Mensch und Gott' (No.1)

For String Sextets (Bartoli)

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Arranger Russ Bartoli (b. 1951)
Editor Peter Lang
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Misc. Notes 2(3) Violins, 2(1) Violas and 2 Cellos
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Aria: 'Die Seele Ruht in Jesu Händen' (No.3)

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Mcroskell (2007/8/26)

Arranger Harold Bauer (1873–1951)
Publisher. Info. New York: G. Schirmer, 1944.
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For Piano (Rummel)

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Arranger Walter Morse Rummel (1887–1953)
Publisher. Info. London: J. & W. Chester, 1938. Plate J.W.C. 2252.
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Choral: 'Ach, Herr, vergib all unser Schuld' (No.5)

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Editor Frieder Rempp (1942-)
Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie III. Motetten, Choräle, Lieder
Band 2.1. Choräle und geistliche Lieder, Teil 1 (pp.46)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1991. Plate BA 5075.
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Misc. Notes From Dietel Sammlung as "Herr Jesu Christ, wahr' Mensch und Gott" (No.60). More details. 600 dpi. Page size is 10.00 x 12.688 inches.
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General Information

Work Title Herr Jesu Christ, wahr' Mensch und Gott
Alternative. Title Lord Jesus Christ, true man and God
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 127 ; BC A 49 ; BC D 10/1
Key F major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5 movements:
  1. Chorus: Herr Jesu Christ, wahr' Mensch und Gott (F major)
  2. Recitativo (tenor): Wenn alles sich zur letzten Zeit entsetzet (B major-F major)
  3. Aria (soprano): Die Seele ruht in Jesu Händen (C minor)
  4. Recitativo and Aria (bass): Wenn eistens die Posaunen schallen (C major)
  5. Chorale: Ach, Herr, vergib all unser Schuld (F major)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1725 in Leipzig
First Performance. 1725-02-11 in Leipzig
First Publication. 1878 (BGA)
Librettist see below
Paul Eber (1511-1569) (Nos.1, 5)
Anonymous (Nos.2-4)
Language German
Dedication Quinquagesima Sunday (Estomihi)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 21 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Voices: soprano, tenor, bass; mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 2 flutes traversos, 2 oboes, trumpet, strings, continuo
Primary Sources Bach Digital (BC A 49)
Bach Digital (BC D 10/1)
External Links Wikipedia article
Bach-Cantatas.com
Extra Information Commentary on the movements

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Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach