Wer Dank opfert, der preiset mich, BWV 17 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Aria: 'Herr, deine Güte reicht, so weit der Himmel ist' (No.3)

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Michrond (2015/10/12)

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Editor Moritz Hauptmann (1792–1868)
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Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 2 (pp.199-226)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1852. Plate B.W. II.
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Editor Werner Neumann (1905-1991)
Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie I. Kantaten
Band 21. Kantaten zum 13. und 14. Sonntag nach Trinitatis (pp.147-78)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1958. Plate BA 5013.
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Arranger Bernhard Todt (1822-1907), piano reduction
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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.(1891). Plate J.S.B. I. 17.
Reprinted New York: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(1933-70).
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

Aria: 'Herr, deine Güte reicht, so weit der Himmel ist' (No.3)

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Aria: 'Welch Übermaß der Güte schenkst du mir' (No.5)

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For 2 Violins, Viola and Cello (Bartoli and Lang)

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Chorale: 'Wie sich ein Vater erbarmet' (No.7)

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General Information

Work Title Wer Dank opfert, der preiset mich
Alternative. Title He who gives thanks praises me
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 17 ; BC A 131
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 699
Key A major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 parts (in 7 movements)
  • Prima Parte
1. Chorus: Wer Dank opfert, der preiset mich (A major)
2. Recitativo (alto): Es muss die ganze Welt ein stummer Zeuge werden
3. Aria (soprano): Herr, deine Güte reicht, so weit der Himmel ist (E major)
  • Secondo Parte
4. Recitativo (tenor): Einer aber unter ihnen, da er sahe
5. Aria (tenor): Welch Übermaß der Güte schenkst du mir
6. Recitativo (bass): Sieh meinen Willen an, ich kenne, was ich bin
7. Chorale: Wie sich ein Vater erbarmet
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1726 in Leipzig
First Performance. 1726-09-22 in Leipzig
First Publication. 1852 (BGA)
Librettist see below
Psalm L: 23 (No.1)
Anonymous (Nos.2-3, 5-6)
Luke 17: 15-16 (No.4)
Johann Gramann (1487-1541) (No.7)
Language German
Dedication 14th Sunday after Trinity
Average DurationAvg. Duration 19 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Vocal: soprano, alto, tenor, bass; mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 2 oboes, strings, continuo (harpsichord and/or organ)
Primary Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links Wikipedia article
Bach-Cantatas.com
Extra Information Commentary on the movements, etc.

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Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach