Sie werden aus Saba alle kommen, BWV 65 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Aria: Gold aus Ophir ist zu schlecht (No.4)

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Feldmahler (2006/8/08)

Editor Wilhelm Rust (1822–1892)
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Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 16
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1868. Plate B.W. XVI.
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Reprinted Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 44
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1895. Plate B.W. XLIV.
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Arranger Ernst Naumann (1832-1910), piano reduction
Language German / English
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d.[1892]. Plate J.S.B. I.65
Reprinted New York: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(1933-70).
English text added, score re-formatted to 26 pages from 27.
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Editor Ernst Naumann (1832-1910), piano reduction
Language German / French
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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf & Härtel, n.d.[1892]. Plate J.S.B. I.65
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

Aria: Gold aus Ophir ist zu schlecht (No.4)

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General Information

Work Title Sie werden aus Saba alle kommen
Alternative. Title They will all come out of Sheba
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 65
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 7 movements
  1. Chorus: Sie werden aus Saba alle kommen (C major)
  2. Choral: Die Kön'ge aus Saba kamen dar (A minor)
  3. Recitativo (Bass): Was dort Jesaias vorhergesehn (F major-G major)
  4. Aria (Bass): Gold aus Ophir ist zu schlecht (E minor)
  5. Recitativo (Tenor): Verschmähe nicht (A minor-E minor)
  6. Aria (Tenor): Nimm mich dir zu eigen hin (C major)
  7. Choral: Ei nun, mein Gott, so fall ich dir (A minor)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1724
First Performance. 1724-01-06 in Leipzig
First Publication. 1868 (BGA)
Librettist Anonymous
Language German
Average DurationAvg. Duration 18 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Vocal — Soloists (TB), Chorus (SATB)
Orchestra — 2 Recorders, 2 Oboes da Caccia, 2 Horns, Strings, BC
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Misc. Comments

For Epiphany.

Commentary on the movements

  1. Chorus: Sie werden aus Saba alle kommen. Bach here uses his immense orchestra in its fullest sounds. A lengthy fugue is the centerpiece of the movement.
  2. Choral: Die Kön'ge aus Saba kamen dar. A plain chorale setting.
  3. Recitativo (Bass): Was dort Jesaias vorhergesehn. Secco recitative.
  4. Aria (Bass): Gold aus Ophir ist zu schlecht. In an almost minimalist style, Bach relentlessly exploits the opening material.
  5. Recitativo (Tenor): Verschmähe nicht. Secco recitative.
  6. Aria (Tenor): Nimm mich dir zu eigen hin. A vivacious, joyful movement, full of dance figurations.
  7. Choral: Ei nun, mein Gott, so fall ich dir. A plain chorale setting.

Print Sources Consulted

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005.
Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach