Schwingt freudig euch empor, BWV 36c (Bach, Johann Sebastian)



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Editor Paul Waldersee (1831–1906)
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Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 34 (pp.39-118)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1887. Plate B.W. XXXIV.
Misc. Notes File also incldues BWV 36b
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Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie I. Kantaten,
Band 39. Festmusiken für Leipziger Rats- und Schulfeiern
Huldigungsmusiken für Adelige und Bürger
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1975. Plate BA 5040.
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Work Title Schwingt freudig euch empor
Alternative. Title Soar joyfully aloft
Name Translations Schwingt freudig euch empor BWV 36c
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 178154511; GND: 300481128
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 36c ; BC G 35
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 578
Key D major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 9 movements:
  1. Chorus: Schwingt freudig euch empor
  2. Recitative (tenor): Ein Herz, in zärtlichem Empfinden
  3. Aria (tenor): Die Liebe führt mit sanften Schritten
  4. Recitative (bass): Du bist es ja
  5. Aria (bass): Der Tag, der dich vordem gebar
  6. Recitative (soprano): Nur dieses Einz'ge sorgen wir
  7. Aria (soprano): Auch mit gedämpften, schwachen Stimmen
  8. Recitative (tenor): Bei solchen freudenvollen Stunden
  9. Chorus (soprano, tenor, bass): Wie die Jahre sich verneuen
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1725 in Leipzig
First Performance. 1725 (April or May) in Leipzig
First Publication. 1887 (BGA)
Librettist Probably Christian Friedrich Henrici (1700-1764) [as Picander]
Language German
Dedication For the Birthday of Johann Matthias Gesner
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Voices: soprano, tenor, bass; mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 1 (or 2) oboe(s) d'amore, strings, continuo (harpsichord and/or organ)
Related Works Based on Schwingt freudig euch empor, BWV 36
Primary Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links Wikipedia article

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