Preise dein Glücke, gesegnetes Sachsen, BWV 215 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Aria: 'Durch die von Eifer entflammeten Waffen' (No.7)

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Editor Paul Waldersee (1831–1906)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 34 (pp.243-322)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1887. Plate B.W. XXXIV.
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Aria: 'Freilich trotzt Augustus' Name' (No.3)

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Aria: 'Rase nur, verwegner Schwarm' (No.5)

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Aria: 'Durch die von Eifer entflammeten Waffen' (No.7)

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Work Title Preise dein Glücke, gesegnetes Sachsen
Alternative. Title Cantata gratulatoria in adventum regis
Name Translations Preise dein Glücke
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 178265482; LCCN: no2001094667; GND: 300009267; BNE: XX4620645
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 215 ; BC G 21
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 474
Key D major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 9 movements:
  1. Chorus: Preise dein Glücke, gesegnetes Sachsen
  2. Recitative (tenor): Wie kommen wir, großmächtigster August
  3. Aria (tenor): Freilich trotzt Augustus' Name
  4. Recitative (bass): Was hat dich sonst, Sarmatien, bewogen
  5. Aria (bass): Rase nur, verwegner Schwarm
  6. Recitative (soprano): Ja, ja! Gott ist uns noch mit seiner Hülfe nah
  7. Aria (soprano): Durch die von Eifer entflammeten Waffen
  8. Recitative (soprano, tenor, bass): Laß doch, o teurer Landesvater, zu
  9. Chorus: Stifter der Reiche, Beherrscher der Kronen
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1734 in Leipzig
First Performance. 1734-10-05 in Leipzig
First Publication. 1887 (BGA)
Librettist Johann Christoph Clauder (1701-1779)
Language German
Dedication Dramma per musica, for the coronation of Augustus III as King of Poland
Average DurationAvg. Duration 32 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Voices: soprano, tenor, bass; 2 mixed choruses (SATB/SATB)
Orchestra: 2 flute traversos, 2 oboes, 2 oboes d’amore, [bassoon], 3 trumpets, timpani, strings, continuo
Related Works Weihnachtsoratorium, BWV 248 (Nos.1-5)
Primary Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links Wikipedia article
Bach-Cantatas.com

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Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach