Lobe den Herren, den mächtigen König der Ehren, BWV 137 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Aria: 'Lobe den Herren, der deinen Stand sichtbar gesegnet' (No.4)

For Trumpet and Continuo (Rondeau)

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Michrond (2013/2/23)

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Performers Sonja Deunsch (harpsichord), Laura Backstrom (cello)
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Feldmahler (2006/8/30)

Editor Wilhelm Rust (1822–1892)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 28 (pp.165-96)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1881. Plate B.W. XXVIII.
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Editor Klaus Hofmann (1939-)
Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie I. Kantaten
Band 20. Kantaten zum 11. und 12. Sonntag nach Trinitatis (pp.171-214)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1986. Plate BA 5059.
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Arranger Bernhard Todt (1822–1907) [?]
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

Chorus: 'Lobe den Herren, den mächtigen König der Ehren' (No.1)

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Aria: 'Lobe den Herren, der alles so herrlich regieret' (No.2)

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For String Duos (Lang)

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Aria: 'Lobe den Herren, der künstlich und fein dich bereitet' (No.3)

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Aria: 'Lobe den Herren, der deinen Stand sichtbar gesegnet' (No.4)

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For Organ (Bækgaard)

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Chorale: 'Lobe den Herren, was in mir ist, lobe den Namen!' (No.5)

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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.56)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1991. Plate BA 5075.
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General Information

Work Title Lobe den Herren, den mächtigen König der Ehren
Alternative. Title Praise the Lord, the mighty King of honour
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 137 ; BC A 124
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 371
Key C major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5 movements:
  1. Chorus: Lobe den Herren, den mächtigen König der Ehren
  2. Aria (alto): Lobe den Herren, der alles so herrlich regieret
  3. Aria (soprano, bass): Lobe den Herren, der künstlich und fein dich bereitet
  4. Aria (tenor): Lobe den Herren, der deinen Stand sichtbar gesegnet
  5. Chorale: Lobe den Herren, was in mir ist, lobe den Namen!
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1725 in Leipzig
First Performance. 1725-08-19 in Leipzig (1st Performance)
1746-1747 (2nd Performance)
First Publication. 1881 (BGA)
Librettist Joachim Neander (1650-1680)
Language German
Dedication 12th Sunday after Trinity
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Voices: soprano, alto, tenor, bass; mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 2 (or 3) oboes, 3 trumpets, timpani, strings, continuo
Primary Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links Wikipedia article
Bach-Cantatas.com

Misc. Comments

Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach