Bisher habt ihr nichts gebeten in meinem Namen, BWV 87 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Arioso: 'Bisher habt ihr nichts gebeten' (No.1)

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Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, 1725
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Misc. Notes Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B): Mus.ms. Bach P 61.
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Editor Wilhelm Rust (1822-1892)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 20.1 (pp.135-52)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1872. Plate B.W. XX (1).
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Editor Alfred Dürr (1918–2011)
Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie I. Kantaten
Band 12. Kantaten zum Sonntag Cantate
bis zum Sonntag Exaudi
 (pp.61-78)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1960. Plate BA 5011.
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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.(ca.1890).
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Arioso: 'Bisher habt ihr nichts gebeten' (No.1)

For String Quintets (Lang and Bartoli)

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Misc. Notes 2 violas or 2 cellos
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Arranger Peter Lang
Russ Bartoli (b. 1951)
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For 2 Violins, Viola and Cello (Lang and Bartoli)

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Aria: 'Vergib, o Vater! unsre schuld' (No.3)

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Arioso: 'In der Welt habt ihr Angst' (No.5)

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Aria: 'Ich will leiden, ich will schweigen' (No.6)

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Chorale: 'Muß ich sein betrübet?' (No.7)

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Editor Frieder Rempp (1942-)
Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie III. Motetten, Choräle, Lieder
Band 2.1. Choräle und geistliche Lieder, Teil 1 (pp.73)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1991. Plate BA 5075.
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General Information

Work Title Bisher habt ihr nichts gebeten in meinem Namen
Alternative. Title Hitherto, you have asked nothing in my Name
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 87 ; BC A 74
Key D minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 7 movements:
  1. Arioso (bass): Bisher habt ihr nichts gebeten (D minor)
  2. Recitativo (alto): O Wort! das Geist und Seel erschreckt (A minor-G minor)
  3. Aria (alto): Vergib, o Vater! unsre schuld (G minor)
  4. Recitativo (tenor): Wenn unsre Schuld bis an den Himmel steigt (D minor-C minor)
  5. Arioso (bass): In der Welt habt ihr Angst (C minor)
  6. Aria (tenor): Ich will leiden, ich will schweigen (B major)
  7. Chorale: Muß ich sein betrübet? (D minor)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1725 in Leipzig
First Performance. 1725-05-06 in Leipzig
First Publication. 1872 (BGA)
Librettist see below
John 16: 24 (No.1)
Christiana Mariana von Ziegler (1695-1760) (Nos.2-4, 6)
John 16: 33 (No.5)
Heinrich Müller (1631-1675) (No.7)
Language German
Dedication 5th Sunday after Easter (Rogate)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 22 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Voices: alto, tenor, bass; mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 2 oboes, 2 oboes da caccia, 2 violins, viola, continuo (harpsichord and/or organ)
Primary Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links Wikipedia article
Bach-Cantatas.com
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Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach