Ärgre dich, o Seele, nicht, BWV 186 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Aria: 'Mein Heiland lässt sich merken' (No.5)

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Copyist Bernhard Christian Kayser (1705–1758)
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Editor Alfred Dörffel (1821–1905)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 37 (pp.119-54)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1891. Plate B.W. XXXVII.
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Editor Alfred Dürr (1918–2011)
Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie I. Kantaten
Band 18. Kantaten zum 7. und 8. Sonntag nach Trinitatis (pp.15-54)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1966. Plate BA 5027.
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Arranger Bernhard Todt (1822–1907) [?]
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

Chorus: 'Ärgre dich, o Seele, nicht' (No.1)

For 2 Violins, 2 Violas and 2 Cellos (Bartoli)

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For 2 Violins, Viola and 2 Cellos (Bartoli)

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Aria: 'Bist du, der mir helfen soll' (No.3)

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Aria: 'Mein Heiland lässt sich merken' (No.5)

For Trios: Oboe ad lib. and Strings (Lang)

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Chorale: 'Ob sichs anliess, als wollt er nicht' (No.6)

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Aria: 'Die Armen will der Herr umarmen' (No.8)

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General Information

Work Title Ärgre dich, o Seele, nicht
Alternative. Title Fret not, O soul
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 186 ; BC A 108
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 33
Key G minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 11 movements (in 2 parts):
  • I. Before the Sermon
1. Chorus: Ärgre dich, o Seele, nicht
2. Recitative (bass): Die Knechtsgestalt, die Not, der Mangel
3. Aria (bass): Bist du, der mir helfen soll
4. Recitative (tenor): Ach, daß ein Christ so sehr
5. Aria (tenor): Mein Heiland läßt sich merken
6. Chorale: Ob sichs anließ, als wollt er nicht
  • II. After the Sermon
7. Recitative (tenor): Es ist die Welt die große Wüstenei
8. Aria (soprano): Die Armen will der Herr umarmen
9. Recitative (alto): Nun mag die Welt mit ihrer Lust vergehen
10. Aria (soprano, alto): Laß, Seele, kein Leiden
11. Chorale: Die Hoffnung wart' der rechten Zeit
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1723 in Leipzig
First Performance. 1723-07-11 in Leipzig (1st Performance)
1746-49 in Leipzig (2nd Performance)
First Publication. 1891 (BGA)
Librettist see below
Salomo Franck (1659-1725) (Nos.1, 3, 5, 8, 10)
Paulus Speratus (1484-1551) (No.6)
Anonymous (Nos.2, 4, 7, 9, 11)
Language German
Dedication 7th Sunday after Trinity (BWV 186)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Voices: soprano, alto, tenor, bass; mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 2 oboes, taille d'hautbois (English horn), bassoon
strings, continuo (bassoon, harpsichord and/or organ)
Primary Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links Wikipedia article
Bach-Cantatas.com

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