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Cantata BWV 145
Ich lebe, mein Herze, zu deinem Ergötzen


Ref.:

BWV 145; BC A 60; BR‑CPEB Fp-Inc 6

German Title:

Ich lebe, mein Herze, zu deinem Ergötzen

English Title:

I live, O heart, for young delight (by Richard Stokes)

Event:

Cantata for Easter Tuesday [3rd day of Easter]
Readings: Epistle: Acts 13: 26-33; Gospel: Luke 24: 36-47
Musical Context: Motets & Chorales for Easter
Revised version: for Easter Sunday

Composed:

Leipzig, 1729 ?
1st performance: April 19, 1729 - Leipzig

Text:

Christian Friedrich Henrici (Picander) [Ernst-Schertzhaffte und Satyrische Gedichte, Teil III (Leipzig, 1732)]
Mvt. A: added later for a performance on Easter Day; Caspar Neumann, verse 1 of the hymn, c1700, to the melody of Johann Crüger's "Jesus, meine Zuversicht"; Mvt. B: added later from the cantata of the same name by Georg Philipp Telemann for a performance on Easter Sunday; Romans 10:9; Mvt. 5: Nikolaus Herman, verse 14 of Erschienen ist der herrlich Tag, 1560 (Wackernagel, III, #1374).
Mvts. 1-2 are probably J.S. Bachís additions.
Parody: 1 and 3 <--- ? a work from the Köthen period.

Text: German-1 | German-6 (1) | German-6 (2) | German-7 |NBA Text
Translations: English-1 | English-3I | English-3P | English-6 | English-10
Catalan-1 | Chinese-2 | Dutch-3 | French-4 | French-6 | Hebrew-1 | Indonesian-1 | Italian-2 | Russian-1 | Russian-3 | Spanish-3 | Spanish-7
Chorale Text: Erschienen ist der herrlich Tag

Scoring:

Soloists: Soprano, Tenor, Bass; 4-part Chorus (for the final chorale)
Orchestra: trumpet, transverse flute, 2 oboes d'amore, 2 violins, viola, continuo
Mvt. a: Chorale | Mvt. b: Chorus | Mvt. 1: Aria - Duet [T, S] | Mvt. 2: Recitative [T] | Mvt. 3: Aria [B] | Mvt. 4: Recitative [S] | Mvt. 5: Chorale

Score Vocal & Piano [1.47 MB] | Score BGA [2.22 MB]
Autograph Score (Facsimile): D-Bsa SA 817, Faszikel 2 [Bach Digital]
Chorales: Mvt. a | Mvt. 5 | Mvt. 5 ver
Capella: Mvt. 1 | Mvt. 1 ver 2 | Mvt. 7 [cap]
Chorale Melody: Erschienen ist der herrlich Tag [ BWV 145/5] | Jesus, meine Zuversicht [BWV 145/a]

References:

BGA: XXX | NBA: I/10 | BC: A 60 | Zwang: K 177 | First Published: BG, 1884 | Autograph score (facsimile): ? | Provenance

Commentaries:

English: Crouch | AMG | Emmanuel Music | Mincham
JdW [Dutch] | Role [French] | Reyes [Spanish]

Music:

Music Examples

Discussions:

Week of March 24, 2002; Week of June 15, 2008; Week of August 8, 2010; Week of March 26, 2017


Contents:

 

Complete Recordings
Recordings of Individual Movements

Discussions - Part 1 (1st round)
Discussions - Part 2 (2nd round)
Discussions - Part 3 (3rd round)
Discussions - Part 4 (4th round)

John Eliot Gardiner - Bach Cantata Pilgrimage - Vol. 22

Discography - Part 1

Complete Recordings


1

J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk ∑ Complete Cantatas ∑ Les Cantates, Folge / Vol. 35 (BWV 140, 143-146)
J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk - Sacred Cantatas
Vol. 8 (BWV 138-140, 143-159, 161-162)
Bach-2000
Vol. 3: Sacred Cantatas 3 (BWV 100-117, 119-140, 143-149)
Bach: Cantatas / Kantaten
Vol. 44 (BWV 143-146)

 
 
 

Cantata BWV 145 [9:24 / 9:28]

Nikolaus Harnoncourt

Tölzer Knabenchor (Chorus Master: Gerhard Schmidt-Gaden) / Concentus Musicus Wien (with original instruments)

Boy Soprano: Alan Bergius (Soloist of the Tölzer Knabenchor); Tenor: Kurt Equiluz; Bass: Thomas Hampson
CMW: Natural Trumpet: Friedemann Immler; Transverse Flute: Leopold Stastny; Oboes d'amore: Jürg Schaeftlein, Marie Wolf; Violins: Alice Harnoncourt, Peter Schoberwalter, Helmut Mitter, Karl Höffinger, Walter Pfeiffer, Anita Mitterer, Andrea Bischof; Violas: Kurt Theiner, Josef de Sordi; Bassoon: Milan Turkovič; Violoncellos: Mark Peters, Nikolaus Harnoncourt, [BWV 145/2,4]; Violone: Eduard Hruza; Organ: Herbert Tachezi

Telefunken 6.35653
Teldec 242 630-2 ZL
Teldec 4509-91762-2
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Teldec 3984-25708-2
Teldec 8573-81166-2
Warner Classics 8573-81166-5
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Jan 19-22, Mar 11, 1983

2-LP / TT: 103 min
2-CD / TT: 103:01
6-CD / TT: 403:41
MP3 / TT: 400:45
15-CD / TT: 949:30
CD / TT: 74:34
CD / TT: 74:34
MP3 / TT: 74:20

Recorded at Casino Zögernitz, Vienna, Austria.
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 145: Complete Cantata [9:26]
Cantata BWV 145: Mvt. 1: Aria - Duet [T, S] [3:45] + Mvt. 2: Recitative [T] ]1:01 + Mvt. 3: Aria [B] [3:25] | Mvt. 4: Recitative [S] [0:53] + Mvt. 5: Chorale [0:57]
Vol. 8, CD-2: Cantatas BWV 143, BWV 144, BWV 145, BWV 146 [74:33]
Buy this album at:
6-CD (1994): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
Music Download 6-CD: Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | iTunes
15-CD (1999): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
Teldec CD (2000): Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
Warner CD (2007): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
Music Download CD: Amazon.com | Amazon.co..uk | Amazon.de | iTunes



2

Die Bach Kantate Vol. 5 (Cantatas BWV 117, 145, 174)
Edition Bachakademie Vol. 44 (Cantatas BWV 140, 143-145)

 
 
 
 

Cantata BWV 145 [CD-1: 9:40; CD-2: 9:37]

Helmuth Rilling

Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart / Württembergisches Kammerorchester Heilbronn

Soprano: Costanza Cuccaro; Tenor: Adalbert Kraus; Bass: Andreas Schmidt
Reinhold Friedrich (Trumpet); Sibylle Keller-Sanwald (Flute); Günther Passin, Hedda Rothweiler (Oboes d'amore); Kurt Etzold (Bassoon); Georg Egger (Violin); Stefan Trauer (Violoncello); Claus Zimmermann (Double-bass); Hans-Joachim Erhard (Harpsichord, Positive Organ)

Hänssler 98.855
Hänssler 92.045
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Feb 1984

CD / TT: 53:53
CD / TT: 60:45
MP3 / TT: 61:00

Recorded at Gedächtniskirche Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
Recording: Tonstudio Teije van Geest, Heidelberg; Producer: Richard Hauck.
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 145: Mvt. 3: Aria [B] [3:17]
CD-2: Cantatas BWV 140, BWV 143, BWV 144, BWV 145 [61:31] | Cantatas BWV 140, BWV 143, BWV 144, BWV 145 [60:44]
Vol. 11: CD-4: Cantatas BWV 140, BWV 143, BWV 144, BWV 145 [61:33]
Buy this album at:
CD-1 (1992): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
CD-1 (2000): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
CD-2 (2000): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
CD-2 (1999): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | ArkivMusic
Music Download [61:00]: Amazon.com
CD-2 (2010): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
Music Download [61:04]: Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | iTunes


3

Bach Edition Vol. 12 - Cantatas Vol. 6
J.S. Bach: Complete Sacred Cantatas Vol. 8 (BWV 141-160)

 
 
 
 

Cantata BWV 145 [9:30]

Pieter Jan Leusink

Holland Boys Choir / Netherlands Bach Collegium

Soprano: Ruth Holton; Tenor: Nico van der Meel; Bass: Bas Ramselaar
HBC: Trebles: Anne Jan Leusink, Herjan Pullen, Hans van Roset, Aalt jan van Roest, Jelle Stocker, Gerwin Zwep, Tanny Koomen, Gerrit van der Hoorn, Erik Guldenaar, Peter van de Kolk, Nicky Westerink; Counter-tenors: Arjan Dokter, Gerald Engeltjes, Maarten Engeltjes, Vincent Groeneveld, Edwin Smit, Jan Willem Prins, Arjen Nap; Tenors: Martinus Leusink, Marijn Takken, Cor van Twillert, Frank Tros, Peter Bloemendaal, Frans Benschop; Basses: Jeroen Assink, Jim Groenevald, Sebastian Holz, Willem van der Hoorn, Huib van Hinsbergen, Klaas Alberts, Richard Guldenaar, Piet Schuyn
NBC: Violins: John Wilson Meyer [Concert-master, BWV 145/1], Laura Johnson, Antoinette Lohmann, Eva Scheytt, Elin Eriksson, Mimi Mitchel, Fanny Pestalozzi, Josef Tan, David Rabinowitz; Violas: Jan Willem Vis, Simon Murphy, Maarten Boeken; Violoncellos: Frank Wakelkamp, Thomas Pitt; Double-bass: Maggie Urquhart, Robert Franenberg, Jan Hollestelle, Ties Marang, Joshua Cheatam; Oboes: Peter Frankenberg [BWV 145/3], Christin Linde [BWV 145/3]; Bassoons: Trudy van der Wulp; Transverse Flute: Doretthe Janssens [BWV 145/3]; Natural Trumpet: Susan Williams [BWV 145/3]; Organ: Rien Voskuilen, Vaughan Schlepp

Brilliant Classics 99371
Brilliant Classics

Nov-Dec 1999

5-CD / TT: 286:53
MP3 / TT: 293:34

Recorded at St. Nicolaschurch, Elburg, the Netherlands.
Production Manager: Christine Schreuder; Artistic Director: Pieter Jan Leusink; Recording: Clavigram, Leerdam; Producer/Editing: Jean van Vugt; Balance & Recording Engineer, Editing: Louis van Emmerk.
Listen on YouTube:
Listen on YouTube:

Cantata BWV 145: Complete Cantata [9:33]
Vol. 6, CD-4: Cantatas BWV 192, BWV 93, BWV 145, BWV 171 [55:39]
Buy this album at:
5-CD (2000): Amazon.com | Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | Amazon.de
Music Download (2013): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | iTunes


4

Bach Cantatas Vol. 22: Eisenach
For Easter Sunday / For Easter Monday (BWV 4, 31, 66)
For Easter Monday / For Easter Tuesday (BWV 6, 134, 145)
Bach Cantatas Complete Box Set, CD-14 (BWV 6, 134, 145)

 
 
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2.

Cantata BWV 145 [8:58]

John Eliot Gardiner

Monteverdi Choir / English Baroque Soloists

Soprano: Angharad Gruffydd Jones; Tenor: James Gilchrist; Bass: Stephen Varcoe
MC: Sopranos: Suzanne Flowers, Angharad Gruffydd Jones, Gillian Keith, Donna Deam, Nicola Jenkin, Belinda Yates; Altos: David Clegg, Richard Wyn Roberts, William Towers, Lucy Ballard; Tenors: Rory O'Connor, Paul Tindall, Nicolas Robertson, Iain Rhodes; Basses: Noel Mann, Richard Savage, Christopher Dixon, Paul im Thurn
EBS: Violins 1: Alison Bury, Kati Debretzeni, Penelope Spencer, Rebecca Livermore, Debbie Diamond; Violins 2: Lucy Howard, Roy Mowatt, Andrew Roberts, Desmond Heath; Violas: Katherine McGillivray, Rosemary Nalden, Lisa Cochrane, Colin Kitching; Cellos: David Watkin, Lynden Cranham; Double-bass: Judith Evans; Flute: Rachel Beckett; Oboes: Katharina Arfken, Mark Baigent, Richard Earle; Bassoon: Alastair Mitchell; Trumpet: Niklas Eklund; Organ: Howard Moody

Soli Deo Gloria SDG-128
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Soli Deo Gloria SDG-198

Apr 24-25, 2000

2-CD / TT: 120:39
MP3 / TT: 120:24
56-CD / TT:

Live recordings from the Bach Cantata Pilgrimage at Georgenkirche, Eisenach, Thuringia, Germany.
Producer: Isabella de Sabata; Balance Engineer: Jean-Marie Geijsen (Polyhymnia); Recording Engineers: Matthijs Ruijter (Polyhymnia), Rob Aarden (Eurosound); Tape editors: Ientje Mooij, Erdo Groot; Edition by Reinhold Kubik, published by Breitkopf & Härtel; Series Executive Producer: Isabella de Sabata.
See: John Eliot Gardiner - Bach Cantata Pilgrimage - Vol. 22
Buy this album at:
2-CD (2007): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | ArkivMusic
Music Download: Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | ClassicsOnline | iTunes
56-CD (2013): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | ArkivMusic


5

J.S. Bach: Complete Cantatas Vol. 19
J.S. Bach: Easter Cantatas [B-1]

 
 
 
 

Cantata BWV 145 [8:20]

Ton Koopman

Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra & Choir (Choir Master: Ulrike Grosch)

Soprano: Johannette Zomer; Tenor: Christoph Prégardien; Bass: Klaus Mertens
ABO Soloists: Margaret Faultless (Violin); Alida Schat (Violin); Kati Debretzeni (Violin); Jonathan Manson (Violoncello); Wilbert Hazelzet (Transverse Flute); Wouter Verschuren (Bassoon); Stephen Keavy (Trumpet); Ton Koopman (Harpsichord & Organ)
ABC: Sopranos: María-Luz Álvarez, Els Bongers, Henriëtte Feith, Vera Lansink, Orlanda Velez Isidro; Altos: Stephen Carter, Peter de Groot, Dorien Lievers, Hugo Naessens; Tenors: Sebastian Brouwer, Henk Gunneman, Tilmann Kögel, Joost van der Linden; Basses: Kees van Hees, Matthijs Mesdag, René Steur, Hans Wijers
ABO: Violins: Margaret Faultless, Marc Cooper, Lisa Ferguson, Foskien Kooistra, Marshall Marcus, Carla Marotta, Fanny Pestalozzi, David Rabinovich, Alida Schat; Violas: Katherine McGillivray, Jane Rogers; Violoncellos: Jonathan Manson, Catherine Jones; Double-bass: Nicholas Pap; Transverse Flutes: Wilbert Hazelzet, Brian Berryman; Oboes d'amore: Alfredo Bernardini, Michel Henry, Ann Vanlancker; Trumpets: Stephen Keavy; Timpani: Luuk Nagtegaal; Bassoon: Wouter Verschuren; Lute: Mike Fentross; Continuo: Matthew Halls

Antoine Marchand CC-72219
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Antoine Marchand CC-72231

Feb 26-Mar 7, 2002

3-CD / TT: 181:11
MP3 / TT: 180:32
2-CD / TT: 151:00

Recorded at Waalse Kerk, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Producer: Tini Mathot; Sound Engineer & Editing: Adriaan Verstijnen; Production Coordination: Willemijn Mooij.
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 145: Complete Cantata [8:23]
Vol. 19, CD-2: Cantatas BWV 171, BWV 51, BWV 145, BWV 188 [60:40]
Buy this album at:
3-CD (2005): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | ArkivMusic
Music Download: Amazon.com | ClassicsOnline | iTunes
Easter Cantatas 2-CD (2005): Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de


6

J.S. Bach: Cantatas Vol. 50 - Man singet mit Freuden - Cantatas from Leipzig 1726-29 (BWV 49, 145, 149, 174)

 
 

Cantata BWV 145 [9:17]

Masaaki Suzuki

Bach Collegium Japan

Soprano: Hana Blažíková; Tenor: Gerd Türk; Bass: Peter Kooy
Instrumental soloists: Masamitsu San'nomiya (Oboe); Yukiko Murakami (Bassoon); Ryo Terakado (Violin); Masaaki Suzuki (Organ)
Chorus: Sopranos: Hana Blažíková, Yoshie Hida, Minae Fujisaki; Altos: Robin Blaze, Hiroya Aoki, Tamaki Suzuki; Tenors: Gerd Türk, Hiroto Ishikawa, Yosuke Taniguchi; Basses: Peter Kooy, Chiyuki Urano, Daisuke Fujii
Orchestra: Trumpet: Jean-François Madeuf; Transverse Flute: Kiyomi Suga; Oboe d'amore I, II: Masamitsu San'nomiya, Atsuko Ozaki; Bassoon: Yukiko Murakami; Violins 1: Ryo Terakado [Leader], Azumi Takada, Mika Akiha, Shiho Hiromi; Violins 2: Natsumi Wakamatsu, Yuko Araki, Yukie Yamaguchi; Violas: Yoshiko Morita, Hiroshi Narita
Continuo: Violoncello: Hidemi Suzuki, Takashi Kaketa; Violone: Shigeru Sakurai; Harpsichord: Masato Suzuki; Organ: Naoko Imai
Continuo: Bassoon: Yukiko Murakami; Violone: Shigeru Sakurai; Harpsichord: Masato Suzuki; Organ: Naoko

BIS SACD-1941
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Feb 2011

SACD / TT: 74:57
MP3 / TT: 74:33

Recorded at the Kobe Shoin Women's University Chapel, Japan.
Tuner: Akimi Hayashi; Matthieu Garnier [organ, BWV 49]; Producer: Hans Kipfer; Sound Engineer: Jens Braun; Post-production: Editing: Elisabeth Kemper, Christian Starke; Mixing: Jens Braun, Hans Kipfer; Executive Producer: Robert von Bahr.
Buy this album at:
SACD (2011): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | ArkiuvMusic
Music Download: Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | ClassicsOnline | iTunes


7

J.S. Bach: Ich lebe, mein Herze, zu deinem Ergötzen BWV 145 [C-6]

 

Cantata BWV 145 [12:02]. The First two movements are by Georg Philipp Telemann. Bálint Karosi added oboes and timpani to the Chorus No. 2

Bálint Karosi

First Lutheran Church Choir & Orchestra / Orchestra of period instruments.

Soprano: Audrey Fernandez-Fraser; Tenor: David Evans; Baritone: Bradford Gleim

YouTube

Mar 31, 2013 (Easter Sunday)

Video / TT: 12:02

Recorded live at First Lutheran Church, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Watch on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 145: Complete Cantata [12:02]


The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (March 2002 - July 2017)
Thanks to conributors: Frits V. Herbold (March 2012), Thomas Shepherd (April 2007)

Cantata BWV 145: Ich lebe, mein Herze, zu deinem Ergötzen for Easter Tuesday (1729)
Details & Complete Recordings | Recordings of Individual Movements
Discussions: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4


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