1. Sinfonia

From Ich liebe den Höchsten von ganzem Gemüte, BWV 174

Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach
Key
G major
Meter
4/4
Structure
none
Length
136 measures

About the text

  • “Based on a text from Picander’s cycle of 1728” (Dürr 2005, 363)
  • Scripture readings for the day: Acts 10:42–10:48; John 3:16–John 3:21

Instrumentation

  • Corno da caccia I
  • Corno da caccia II
  • Oboe I + Violino I ripieno
  • Oboe II + Violino II ripieno
  • Taille + Viola ripieno
  • Violino I concertato
  • Violino II concertato
  • Violino III concertato
  • Viola I concertato
  • Viola II concertato
  • Viola III concertato
  • Violoncello I concertato
  • Violoncello II concertato
  • Violoncello III concertato
  • Continuo: Bassono + Violone + Organo

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