Mer hahn en neue Oberkeet, BWV 212 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Aria: 'Es nehme zehntausend Ducaten der Kammeherr' (No.16)

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Aria: 'Klein-Zschocher musse so zart und susse' (No.14)

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Aria: 'Dein Wachstum sei feste und lache vor Luft' (No.20)

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Work Title Mer hahn en neue Oberkeet
Alternative. Title We’ve a new lord of the manor ; Cantate burlesque ; Peasant Cantata
Name Translations Bauernkantate; わしらの新しいご領主に; Крестьянская кантата; Cantate des paysans; Parasztkantáta; Bondekantaten; Mer hahn en neue Oberkeet, רי"ב 212
Name Aliases Bauerekantat; kamparano-kantato; 農民カンタータ; «Крестьянская кантата»; Nous avons un nouveau gouverneur; Cantate burlesque; Boerencantate; Peasant Cantata; We have a new governor; קנטטת האיכרים; Mer Hahn en neue Oberkeet
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Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 212 ; BC G 32
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 401
Key A major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 24 movements:
  1. Overture (A major)
  2. Duet Aria (soprano, bass): Mer hahn en neue Oberkeet (A major)
  3. Duet Recitative (soprano, bass): Nu, Miecke, gieb dein Guschel immer her (A major)
  4. Aria (soprano): Ach, es schmeckt doch gar zu gut (A major)
  5. Recitative (bass): Der Herr ist gut: Allein der Schosser (D major)
  6. Aria (bass): Ach Herr Schosser, geht nicht gar zu schlimm (D major)
  7. Recitative (soprano): Es bleibt dabei, dass unser Herr der beste sei (B minor)
  8. Aria (soprano): Unser trefflicher, lieber Kammerherr (B minor)
  9. Duet Recitative (soprano, bass): Er hilft uns allen, alt und jung
  10. Aria (soprano): Das ist galant, es spricht Niemand von den caducken Schocken (G major)
  11. Recitative (bass): Und unsre gnad'ge Frau ist nicht ein prinkel stolz
  12. Aria (bass): Funfzig Taler baares Geld (B major)
  13. Recitative (soprano): Im Ernst ein Wort!
  14. Aria (soprano): Klein-Zschocher musse so zart und susse (A major)
  15. Recitative (bass): Das ist zu klug vor dich
  16. Aria (bass): Es nehme zehntausend Ducaten der Kammeherr (G major)
  17. Recitative (soprano): Das klingt zu liederlich
  18. Aria (soprano): Gib, Schone, viel Sohne von art'ger Gestalt (D major)
  19. Recitative (bass): Du hast wohl recht
  20. Aria (bass): Dein Wachstum sei feste und lache vor Luft (A major)
  21. Duet Recitative (soprano, bass): Und damit sei es auch genug
  22. Aria (soprano): Und dass ihr's alle wisst (B minor)
  23. Duet Recitative (soprano, bass): Mein Schatz, erraten!
  24. Chorus: Wir gehn nun, wo der Tudelsack (F major)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1742 in Leipzig
First Performance. 1742-08-30 in Leipzig
First Publication. 1881 (BGA)
Librettist Christian Friedrich Henrici (1700-1764) (also as Picander)
Language German
Dedication In hommage of Carl Heinrich von Dieskau of Klein-Zschocher
Average DurationAvg. Duration 30 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Voices: Mieke (soprano), The Farmer (bass)
Orchestra: flute, horn, strings, continuo (harpsichord)
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Misc. Comments

Cantata Burlesque for Carl Heinrich von Dieskau of Klein-Zschocher


Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach