Meine Seufzer, meine Tränen, BWV 13 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

Contents

Performances

Naxos

Search key:

Javascript not enabled.

Synthesized/MIDI

Chorale: Der Gott, der mir hat versprochen (No.3)

For Trumpet and Organ (Rondeau)

MP3 file (audio)
Michrond (2015/10/7)

Performers MIDI
Publisher Info. Michel Rondeau
Copyright
Misc. Notes These file(s) are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection.
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Organ (Lemmens)

MID file (audio/video)
Reccmo (2012/4/30)

Performers MIDI
Publisher Info. Thomas Lemmens
Copyright
Misc. Notes These file(s) are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection.
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Sheet Music

Full Scores

PDF scanned by Bach Digital
Jun T (2015/1/11)

Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, n.d.(ca.1726)
Copyright
Misc. Notes Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B): Mus.ms. Bach P 45 (4).
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

PDF scanned by Unknown
Kryalot (2006/3/15)

Editor Moritz Hauptmann (1792–1868)
First edition
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 2 (pp.79-98)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1852. Plate B.W. II.
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

PDF scanned by Sallen112
Sallen112 (2017/2/7)

Editor Marianne Helms
Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie I. Kantaten
Band 5. Kantaten zum Epiphaniasfest bis zum 2. Sonntag nach Epiphanias (pp.229-54)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1975. Plate BA 5043.
URTEXT EDITION 
This “urtext” or “scholarly” (scientific) edition was published at least 25 years ago in Germany and thus is public domain in its country of origin. Such editions are also public domain in Canada because they fail to meet the minimum ‘threshold of originality’ to qualify for copyright as an ‘adaptation’. It may not be public domain elsewhere, however. More information about this can be found here.
Please obey the copyright laws of your country. IMSLP does not assume any sort of legal responsibility or liability for the consequences of downloading files that are not in the public domain in your country.
Copyright
Misc. Notes 600 dpi. Page size is 10.00 x 12.688 inches.
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

PDF typeset by editor
AlessandroV (2015/5/8)

Editor Alexander E. Volkov
Publisher. Info. Alexander E. Volkov
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Parts

Aria: Ächzen und erbärmlich Weinen (No.5)

PDF typeset by editor
AlessandroV (2015/5/8)

PDF typeset by editor
AlessandroV (2015/5/8)

Editor Alexander E. Volkov
Publisher. Info. Alexander E. Volkov
Copyright
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Vocal Scores

PDF scanned by bh2000
Perlnerd666 (2008/11/9)

Arranger Bernhard Todt (1822-1907), piano reduction
Language German
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.(1891). Plate J. S. B. I.13.
Reprinted New York: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(1933-70). Catalog K.6526
Copyright
Misc. Notes Based on the Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Arrangements and Transcriptions

Aria: Meine Seufzer, meine Tränen (No.1)

For Quintets: Flute, Oboe and/or Strings (Lang)

PDF typeset by arranger
FP23 (2017/7/21)

Arranger Peter Lang
Publisher. Info. Peter Lang, 2013.
Copyright
Misc. Notes Flute and Oboe optional. Various quintet configurations
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For 2 Violins, Viola and Cello (Bartoli and Lang)

PDF typeset by arranger
FP23 (2017/7/21)

Arranger Russ Bartoli (b. 1951)
Peter Lang
Publisher. Info. Peter Lang, 2016.
Copyright
Misc. Notes Reduction of quintet arrangement; Ed. Peter Lang.
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Chorale: Der Gott, der mir hat versprochen (No.3)

For String Quintet (Lang)

PDF typeset by arranger
FP23 (2017/7/21)

PDF typeset by arranger
FP23 (2017/7/21)

Arranger Peter Lang
Publisher. Info. Peter Lang, 2013.
Copyright
Misc. Notes 2 violas or 2 cellos
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Trumpet and Organ (Rondeau)

PDF typeset by arranger
Michrond (2015/10/7)

ZIP typeset by arranger
Michrond (2015/10/7)

Arranger Michel Rondeau
Publisher. Info. Michel Rondeau
Copyright
Misc. Notes These file(s) are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection.
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Organ (Bækgaard)

PDF typeset by arranger
wrshannon (2011/10/1)

PDF typeset by arranger
wrshannon (2011/10/1)

PDF typeset by arranger
wrshannon (2011/10/1)

ZIP typeset by arranger
wrshannon (2011/10/1)

Arranger Peter Bækgaard
Publisher. Info. Peter Bækgaard
Copyright
Misc. Notes These file(s) are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection, and are also included in the Peter Bækgaard Collection.
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
For Organ (Lemmens)

PDF typeset by Thomas Lemmens
Reccmo (2012/4/30)

ZIP typeset by Thomas Lemmens
Reccmo (2012/4/30)

Arranger Thomas Lemmens
Publisher. Info. Thomas Lemmens
Copyright
Misc. Notes These file(s) are part of the Werner Icking Music Collection.
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Aria: Ächzen und erbärmlich Weinen (No.5)

For Trios: Flute ad lib. and Strings (Lang)

PDF typeset by arranger
FP23 (2017/7/21)

Arranger Peter Lang
Publisher. Info. Peter Lang, 2013.
Copyright
Misc. Notes Various trio configurations
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.

Other

PDF scanned by A. Armendáriz
Antonio Armendáriz (2010/3/8)

Copyist Antonio Armendáriz (2nd edition)
Language German / Spanish / French / English
Publisher. Info. Lodosa: Antonio Armendáriz Navarro
Copyright
Misc. Notes Textos en Alemán, Francés, Español e Inglés. Alta calidad
Purchase
Javascript is required for this feature.
Javascript is required to submit files.

General Information

Work Title Meine Seufzer, meine Tränen
Alternative. Title My Sighs, my Tears
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 13
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 movements:
  1. Aria (tenor): Meine Seufzer, meine Tränen (D minor)
  2. Recitative (alto): Mein liebster Gott lässt mich annoch (B major)
  3. Chorale (alto): Der Gott, der mir hat versprochen (F major)
  4. Recitative (soprano): Mein Kummer nimmet zu (F major)
  5. Aria (bass): Ächzen und erbärmlich Weinen (G minor)
  6. Chorale: So sei nun, Seele, deine (B major)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1726
First Performance. 1726-1-20 in Leipzig
First Publication. 1852 (BGA)
Librettist see below
Georg Christian Lehms (1684–1717) (Nos.1-2, 4-5)
Johann Heermann (1585-1647) (No.3)
Paul Fleming (1609-1640) (No.6)
Language German
Dedication 2nd Sunday after Epiphany
Average DurationAvg. Duration 21 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Voices: soprano, alto, tenor, bass; mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 2 recorders, oboe da caccia, strings, continuo (harpsichord and/or organ)
Mss Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links Wikipedia article
Bach-Cantatas.com
Meine Zeufzer, meine Tränen - scores at Sheet Music Plus
Extra Information Commentary on the movements, etc.

Misc. Comments

Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach