Komm, du süsse Todesstunde, BWV 161 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Chorale: 'Der Leib zwar in der Erden' (No.6)

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Editor Franz Wüllner (1832–1902)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 33
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1887. Plate B.W. XXXIII.
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Arranger Bernhard Todt (1822–1907) [?]
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Aria: 'Komm, du süße Todesstunde' (No.1)

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Aria: 'Mein Verlangen ist, den Heiland zu umfangen' (No.3)

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Chorale: 'Der Leib zwar in der Erden' (No.6)

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Chorale: 'Der Leib zwar in der Erden' (No.6)

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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.29)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1991. Plate BA 5075.
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General Information

Work Title Komm, du süsse Todesstunde
Alternative. Title Come, you sweet hour of death
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 161 ; BC A 135a-b
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 353
Key C major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 movements:
  1. Aria (alto): Komm, du süße Todesstunde
  2. Recitative (tenor): Welt, deine Lust ist Last
  3. Aria (tenor): Mein Verlangen ist, den Heiland zu umfangen
  4. Recitative (alto): Der Schluß ist schon gemacht
  5. Chorus: Wenn es meines Gottes Wille
  6. Chorale: Der Leib zwar in der Erden
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1716 in Weimar (Early version)
First Performance. 1716-09-27 in Weimar (Early version)
First Publication. 1887 (BGA)
Librettist see below
Salomo Franck (1659-1725) (Nos.1-5)
Christoph Knoll (1563-1621) (No.6)
Language German
Dedication 16th Sunday after Trinity
Feast of Purification of Mary
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation 2 versions
Early Version
Voices: alto, tenor; mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 2 flute traversos, strings, continuo (organ obbligato)
Later Version
Voices: soprano, alto, tenor; mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 2 flute traversos, strings, continuo
Primary Sources Early version, BC A 135a
Later version, BC A 135b
External Links Wikipedia article
Bach-Cantatas.com

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Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach