Vergnügte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust, BWV 170 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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4 more: 2. Recitativo: 'Die Welt, das Sündenhaus' • 3. Aria: 'Wie jammern mich doch die verkehrten Herzen' • 4. Recitativo: 'Wer sollte sich demnach wohl hier zu leben wünschen' • 5. Aria: 'Mir ekelt mehr zu leben'

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Aria: 'Mir ekelt mehr zu leben' (No.5)

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Band 17.2. Kantaten zum 5. und 6. Sonntag nach Trinitatis (pp.59-88)
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2nd Version (1746-47)

Aria: 'Mir ekelt mehr zu leben' (No.5)

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Arrangements and Transcriptions

Aria: 'Vergnügte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust' (No.1)

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Aria: 'Wie jammern mich doch die verkehrten Herzen' (No.3)

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Aria: 'Mir ekelt mehr zu leben' (No.5)

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General Information

Work Title Vergnügte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust
Alternative. Title Contented rest, beloved inner joy
Name Translations Vergnügte Ruh
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 179502814; LCCN: n84072774; GND: 300008732; BNF: 13909523b; NLA: 35059437; BNE: XX5043597
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 170 ; BC A 106
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 652
Key D major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5 movements:
1. Aria (alto): Vergnügte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust
2. Recitativo (alto): Die Welt, das Sündenhaus
3. Aria (alto): Wie jammern mich doch die verkehrten Herzen
4. Recitativo (alto): Wer sollte sich demnach wohl hier zu leben wünschen
5. Aria (alto): Mir ekelt mehr zu leben
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1726 in Leipzig
First Performance. 1726-07-28 in Leipzig (1st Performance)
1746-47 in Leipzig (2nd Performance)
First Publication. 1887 (BGA)
Librettist Georg Christian Lehms (1684-1717)
Language German
Dedication 6th Sunday after Trinity
Average DurationAvg. Duration 22 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Voices: alto
Orchestra: oboe d’amore, organ obbligato (or flute*), 2 violins, viola, continuo
Primary Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links Wikipedia article
Bach-Cantatas.com
Extra Information The organ obbligato left hand was supplemented by a flute traverso (rewritten and transposed) in the 1746-47 Performance for flute and continuo in the organ line.

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