Geschwinde, ihr wirbelnden Winde, BWV 201 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Aria: 'Pan ist Meister, lasst ihn gehn' (No.11)

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Peter (2007/1/18)

Editor Wilhelm Rust (1822-1892)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 11.2 (pp.1-72)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1862. Plate B.W. XI (2).
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Perlnerd666 (2008/10/12)

Copyist Hermann Kretzschmar (1848-1924)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 44
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1895. Plate B.W. XLIV.
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Language German
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.(ca.1897). Plate J.S.B. I.201.
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Massenetique (2012/6/13)

Arranger Auguste Chapuis (1858-1933), piano reduction
Language French
Translator Victor Wilder (1835-1892), French text
Publisher. Info. Paris: J. Hamelle, 1905. Plate J. 3395 H.
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Aria: 'Patron, das macht der Wind' (No.3)

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Aria: 'Mit Verlangen druck' ich deine zarten Wangen' (No.5)

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Aria: 'Zu Tanze, zu Sprunge, so wackelt das Herz' (No.7)

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Aria: 'Phoebus, deine Melodei hat die Anmut selbst' (No.9)

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Aria: 'Pan ist Meister, lasst ihn gehn' (No.11)

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Recitative: 'Wie, Mydas, bis du toll?' (No.13)

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General Information

Work Title Geschwinde, ihr wirbelnden Winde, Dramma per musica
Alternative. Title Der Streit zwischen Phoebus und Pan ; The Contest Between Phoebus and Pan ; Le défi de Phœbus et de Pan
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 201 ; BC G 46
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 242
Key D major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 15 movements:
  1. Chorus: Geschwinde, ihr wirbelnden Winde
  2. Recitative (bass I, II, soprano): Und du bist doch so unverschamt und frei
  3. Aria (soprano): Patron, das macht der Wind
  4. Recitative (alto, bass I, II): Was braucht ihr euch zu zanken?
  5. Aria (bass): Mit Verlangen druck' ich deine zarten Wangen
  6. Recitative (soprano, bass II): Pan, ruck deine Kehle nun in wohlgestimme Fallen
  7. Aria (bass II): Zu Tanze, zu Sprunge, so wackelt das Herz
  8. Recitative (alto, tenor I): Nunmehro Richter her!
  9. Aria (tenor I): Phoebus, deine Melodei hat die Anmut selbst
  10. Recitative (bass II, tenor II): Komm, Mydas, sage du nun an
  11. Aria (tenor II): Pan ist Meister, lasst ihn gehn
  12. Recitative (soprano, alto, tenor I, II, bass I, II): Wie, Mydas, bis du toll?
  13. Aria (alto): Aufgeblas'ne Hitze, aber wenig Grutze
  14. Recitative (soprano): Du guter Mydas, geh' nun hin
  15. Chorus: Labt das Herz, ihr holden Saiten
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1729? in Leipzig
First Performance. 1729 (Autumn) in Leipzig (1st Performance)
1735-40 in Leipzig (2nd Performance)
1749 in Leipzig (3rd Performance)
First Publication. 1862 (BGA)
Librettist Christian Friedrich Henrici (1700–1764) [as Picander]
Language German
Dedication Unspecified/Unknown Occasion, Commission for a middle-class Collegium Musicum
Average DurationAvg. Duration 48 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation voices, chorus, orchestra
Cast
Momus (soprano)
Mercurius (alto)
Tmolus (tenor I)
Midas (tenor II)
Phoebus (bass I)
Pan (bass II)
Mixed Chorus (SATTBB)
Orchestra
2 flute traversos, 2 oboes d’amore, 3 trumpets (C), timpani, strings, continuo
Primary Sources Bach Digital (source list)
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Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach