Wir sind krank, GWV 1153/19 (Graupner, Christoph)

Sheet Music

Scores and Parts

PDF scanned by D-DS
Boccaccio (2010/9/23)

Publisher. Info. Autograph, August 1719
Javascript is required for this feature.

PDF typeset by editor
Irishmaestro (2015/5/17)

Editor Tom Ó Drisceoil (1986*)
First edition - IMSLP
Publisher. Info. Tom Ó Drisceoil, 2015
Misc. Notes Critical edition, after the original sources (#79490, and the printed word-book). Please point out any errors you spot. Instrumental parts and vocal score forthcoming, as well as a version in original spelling (eventually).
Javascript is required for this feature.

Javascript is required to submit files.

General Information

Work Title Wir sind krank,
Alternative. Title
Composer Graupner, Christoph
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. GWV 1151/19
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. ICG 1688
Key C minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 9 (8?) sections
  1. (Coro) Wir sind krank (Aria: Die Schwachheit fesselt alle Glieder)
  2. Recit Wie herrlich stunde Leib und Seel'
  3. (Coro) Ach! aber ach! wie arg und wild
  4. Choral Ich war ein wilder Reben
  5. Recit Doch soll dich Jesus Hilfe retten
  6. Choral Höchster Formierer der löblichsten Dinge
  7. Recit Wo Jesus Ohr und Lippen rührt
  8. (Coro) Er hat alles wohl gemacht
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1719
First Performance. 1719
Librettist Johann Conrad Lichtenberg (1689-1751)
Language German
Average DurationAvg. Duration 13-14 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation SSATB, mixed chorus, strings, continuo

Navigation etc.

Some of the information presented on the online GWV database is slightly inaccurate. For instance, the final movement is scored for SSATB, and the third movement seems to be in two flats throughout in all but one of the autograph parts. The number of movements is also not certain.