Ach Herr, mich armen Sünder

Sacred cantata for Trinity III
Johann Sebastian Bach, 1724
BWV 135

1.
Chorale
Ach Herr, mich armen Sünder
SATB · 2 ob · str · bc
SATB · 
ob · str · bc
2.
Recitative
T · 
bc
3.
Aria
T · 
ob · bc
4.
Recitative
A · 
bc
5.
Aria
Weicht, all ihr Übeltäter
B · str · bc
B · 
str · bc
6.
Chorale
Ehr sei ins Himmels Throne
SATB · str · ctt · 2 ob · bc
SATB · 
str · ctt · 2 ob · bc

Instrumentation

  • Cornetto
  • Trombone
  • Oboe I
  • Oboe II
  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola
  • Soprano
  • Alto
  • Tenore
  • Basso
  • Continuo

About the text

  • Author: Anonymous
  • Based on the 1597 hymn by Cyriakus Schneegaß (Dürr 2005, 414)
  • Text references: first verse of the 1597 hymn by Cyriakus Schneegaß (verbatim)
  • Scripture readings for the day: 1 Peter 5:6–5:11; Luke 15:1–15:10

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