Ich bin in mir vergnügt, BWV 204 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 11.2
Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, 1862. Plate B.W. XI(2).


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Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d.[1895]. Plate J.S.B. I.204.


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Work Title Ich bin in mir vergnügt, BWV 204
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Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue Number BWV 204
Key B major
Movements/Sections 8 sections
  1. Recitative: Ich bin in mir vergnügt
  2. Aria: Ruhig und in sich zufrieden
  3. Recitative: Ihr Seelen, die ihr außer euch
  4. Aria: Die Schätzbarkeit (Kostbarkeit) der weiten Erden
  5. Recitative: Schwer ist es zwar, viel Eitles zu besitzen
  6. Aria: Meine Seele sei vergnügt
  7. Recitative: Ein edler Mensch ist Perlenmuscheln gleich
  8. Aria: Himmlische Vergnügsamkeit
Year/Date of Composition ca.1726/27
First Performance 1726 or 1727
First Publication 1862
Librettist Christian Friedrich Hunold (1681–1721)
Language German
Average Duration 32 minutes
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Soloist: Soprano
Orchestra: transverse flute, 2 oboes, 2 violins, viola, continuo
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