Vergnügte Pleissenstadt, BWV 216 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)




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Duet Aria: 'Vergnügte Pleißenstadt' (No.1)

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Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie I, Band 40 (pp.21-34)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1969. Plate BA 5031.
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Duet Aria: 'Vergnügte Pleißenstadt' (No.1)

For Trumpet and Organ (Rondeau)

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Work Title Vergnügte Pleissenstadt [Fragment]
Alternative. Title Contented Pleisse-town ; Who doth his joy in thy great {splendor/beauty} take
Name Translations Vergnügte Pleissenstadt; Vergnügte Pleißenstadt; Vergnügte Pleißenstadt, BWV 216
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 178265597; LCCN: no2003123002; GND: 300956495; BNE: XX4620656
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 216 ; BC G 43
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 651
Key C major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 7 movements (originally):
  1. Duet Aria (soprano, alto): Vergnügte Pleißenstadt
  2. Duet Recitative (soprano, alto): So angenehm auch mein Revier
  3. Aria (soprano): Angenehme Hempelin
  4. Recitative (alto): Erspare den Verdruss
  5. Aria (alto): Mit Lachen und Scherzen
  6. Duet Recitative (soprano, alto): Wie lieblich wird sie nun
  7. Duet Aria (soprano, alto): Heil und Segen
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1728 in Leipzig
First Performance. 1728-02-05 in Leipzig
First Publication. 1924 in Berlin
Librettist Christian Friedrich Henrici (1700-1764) [as Picander]
Language German
Dedication For the Wedding of Johann Heinrich Wolff and Susanna Regina Hempel
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation soprano, alto, orchestra?
Related Works Erwählte Pleissenstadt, BWV 216a
Primary Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links Wikipedia article
Extra Information Survives in an incomplete state (fragmentary work).

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