Ach Gott, wie manches Herzeleid

Sacred cantata for New Year I
Johann Sebastian Bach, 1727
BWV 58

1.
Aria + Chorale
Ach Gott, wie manches Herzeleid
SB · 2 ob · taille · str · bc
SB · 
ob · taille · str · bc
2.
Recitative
B · 
bc
3.
Aria
S · 
vln · bc
4.
Recitative
S · 
bc
5.
Aria
Ich hab für mir ein schwere Reis
S · B · 2 ob · taille · str · bc
S · B · 
ob · taille · str · bc

Instrumentation

  • Oboe I
  • Oboe II
  • Taille
  • Violino I
  • VIolino II
  • Viola
  • Soprano
  • Basso
  • Continuo: Organo

About the text

  • Author: Anonymous
  • Text references: first verse of Ach Gott, wie manches Herzeleid by Martin Moller (1587) (verbatim)
  • Scripture readings for the day: 1 Peter 4:12–4:19; Matthew 2:13–2:23

Resources

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