Songs and Arias, BWV 439-518 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Peter (2007/2/28)

Editor Franz Wüllner (1832–1902)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 39
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1893. Plate B.W. XXXIX.
Misc. Notes The melody of the aria "Bist du bei mir", BWV 508, found in the 1725 Anna Magdalena Bach notebook, has recently been confirmed as the work of Gottfried Heinrich Stölzel. See Andreas Glöckner in Bach Jahrbuch 2002, pp.172–174, summarized by Michael Zapf in the Wikipedia article.
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Editor Ernst Naumann (1832-1910), continuo realization
Publisher. Info. Edition Breitkopf Nr. 2817
Leipzig: Breitkopf, n.d.(ca.1920). Plate J. S. B. VI.
Misc. Notes Monochrome, 600dpi.
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Songs and arias from Notenbuch der Anna Magdalena Bach, BWV 508–518

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Editor Herman Roth (1882–1938)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Edition Peters, Ed.3392b, 1920. Plate 10228
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Arrangements and Transcriptions


For Voice, 2 Instruments and Continuo (Schneider)
See: 12 Arien und Lieder für Ostern und andere Feste
See: 12 Arien und Lieder für die Tageszeiten und andere Anlässe
For Voice, Solo Instrument and Continuo (Schneider)
See: 12 Arien und Lieder für Sterben, Tod, Auferstehung, ewiges Leben
See: 12 Arien und Lieder aus Schemellis Gesangbuch für allgemeine Anlässe
For Piano solo (Melartin)

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Arranger Erkki Melartin (1875-1937)
Publisher. Info. Helsinki: Edition Fazer, 1925. Plate F.M. 1952. (BWV 448)
Helsinki: Fazer, n.d. Plate F.M. 1891. (BWV 466)
Misc. Notes BWV 466 was published as Melartin's Op.157 No.1.
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General Information

Work Title Songs and Arias
Alternative. Title Songs and Arias from Schemellis Gesangbuch, BWV 439–507 and Anna Magdalena's Notebook, BWV 508–518
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 439–518
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 80 pieces
complete listing
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1725–36
Language German
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation voice, continuo

Misc. Comments

Arrangements and other editions are listed under the titles of the individual songs and arias.