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Cantata BWV 163
Nur jedem das Seine!

Ref.

BWV 163

German Title

Nur jedem das Seine!

English Title

To each only his due! (by Richard Stokes)

Event

Solo Cantata for the 23rd Sunday after Trinity
Readings: Epistle: Philippians 3: 17-21; Gospel: Matthew 22: 15-22
Musical Context: Motets & Chorales for 23rd Sunday after Trinity

Composed

Weimar, 1715
1st performance: November 24, 1715 - Weimar

Text

Salomo Franck (Mvts. 1-5); Johann Heermann (Mvt. 6)

Text: German-1 | German-6 | German-7 | NBA Text
Translations: Catalan-1 | Chinese-2 | Dutch-3 | English-1 | English-3I | English-3P | English-6 | English-10 | French-3 | French-4 | French-6 | Hebrew-1 | Indonesian-1 | Italian-2 | Russian-1 | Russian-3 | Spanish-4 | Spanish-7
Chorale Text: Wo soll ich fliehen hin

Scoring

Soloists: Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Bass; 4-part Chorus
Orchestra: 2 violins, viola, 2 violoncello obligato, continuo
Mvt. 1: Aria [T] | Mvt. 2: Recitative [B] | Mvt. 3: Aria [B] | Mvt. 4: Arioso - Duet [S, A] | Mvt. 5: Aria - Duet w/ Instrumental Chorale [S, A] | Mvt. 6: Chorale

Score Vocal & Piano [1.34 MB] | Score BGA [1.43 MB]
Autograph Score (Facsimile): D B Mus. ms. Bach P 137 [Bach Digital]
Chorale Melody: Wo soll ich fliehen hin / Auf meinen lieben Gott

References

BGA: XXXIII | NBA: I/26 | BC: A 158 | Zwang: K 23 | First Published: BG, 1887 | Autograph score (facsimile): Berlin, Staatsbibliothek

Commentary

English: Crouch | AMG | Emmanuel Music | Mincham
EvH [Dutch] | Role [French] | Japanese-1 | Reyes [Spanish]

Music

Music Examples

Discussions

Week of November 26, 2000; Week of May 15, 2005; Week of August 19, 2012; November 1, 2015

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)

Discography - Part 1

Complete Recordings

1

Die Bach Kantate Vol. 58 (Cantatas BWV 163, 139, 116)
Edition Bachakademie Vol. 49 (Cantatas BWV 161-164)

 
 

Cantata BWV 163 [16:53]

Helmuth Rilling

Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart / Bach-Collegium Stuttgart

Soprano: Arleen Augér; Alto: Helen Watts; Tenor: Adalbert Kraus; Bass: Niklaus Tüller
Hedda Rothweiler (Oboe d'amore); Kurt Etzold (Bassoon); Jürgen Wolf (Continuo Cello); Friedemann Schulz (Violoncello); Johannes Zargrosek (Continuo Cello); Manfred Gräser (Double-bass); Martha Schuster (Harpsichord, Positive Organ); Montserrat Torrent (Positive Organ)

Hänssler 98.820
Hänssler 92.049
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Sep 1976; Jan, Apr 1977

CD / TT: 54:10
CD / TT: 72:00
MP3 / TT: 72:00

Recorded at Gedächtniskirche, Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg Germany.
Recording: Südwest-Tonstudio Stuttgart; Recording Supervision: Richard Hauck; Sound Engineer: Henno Quasthoff.
Listen on YouTube:
CD-2: Cantata BWV 161, BWV 162, BWV 163, BWV 164 [HD: 71:57] | Cantata BWV 161, BWV 162, BWV 163, BWV 164 [71:57]
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2

J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk · Complete Cantatas · Les Cantates, Folge / Vol. 38 (BWV 157-159, 161-163)
J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk - Sacred Cantatas
Vol. 9 (BWV 163-182)
Bach-2000
Vol. 4: Sacred Cantatas 4 (BWV 150-159, 161-188, 192, 194-199)
Bach: Cantatas / Kantaten
Vol. 49 (BWV 163-166)

 
 
 
 

Cantata BWV 163 [14:14]

Nikolaus Harnoncourt

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

Boy Soprano: Tobias Eiwanger; Boy Alto: Panito Iconomou; Tenor: Kurt Equiluz; Bass: Robert Holl
CMW: Violins: Alice Harnoncourt, Erich Höbarth, Anita Mitterer, Andrea Bischof, Peter Schoberwalter, Karl Höffinger, Helmut Mitter, Walter Pfeiffer; Violas: Kurt Theiner, Josef de Sordi; Violoncellos: Rudolf Leopold, Herwig Tachezi; Violone: Eduard Hruza; Organ: Herbert Tachezi

Telefunken 6.35657
Teldec 8.35657 ZL
Teldec 4509-91763-2
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Teldec 3984-25709-2
Teldec 8573-81161-2
Warner Classics 8573-81161-5
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Jan 1983; May+Nov 1985

2-LP / TT: 94 min
2-CD / TT: 95:33
6-CD / TT: 366:45
MP3 / TT: 362:32
15-CD / TT: 861:24
CD / TT: 62:53
CD / TT: 62:53
MP3 / TT: 61:51

Recorded at Casino Zögernitz, Vienna, Austria.
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 163: Complete Cantata [14:14]
CD: Cantatas BWV 163, BWV 164, BWV 165, BWV 166 [62:53]
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Warner CD (2007): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
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3

J.S. Bach: Complete Cantatas Vol. 3

 
 
 
 

Cantata BWV 163 [16:41]

Ton Koopman

Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra & Choir

Soprano: Els Bongers; Alto: Elisabeth von Magnus; Tenor: Paul Agnew; Bass: Klaus Mertens
ABO Soloists: Margaret Faultless (Violin); Foskien Kooistra (Violin); Jaap ter Linden (Cello); Nicholas Pap (Violone); Ton Koopman (Harpsichord & Organ)
ABC: Sopranos: Els Bongers, Anne Grimm, Vera Lansink, Caroline Stam, Francine van der Heijden; Altos: Richard Bryan, Annemieke Cantor, Stephen Carter, Peter de Groot; Tenors: Otto Bouwknegt, Henk Gunneman, Joost van der Linden, Geraint Roberts, Jeremy Ovenden; Basses: Donald Bentvelsen, Matthijs Mesdag, Mitchell Sandler, René Steur, Hans Wijers
ABO: Violins: Margaret Faultless [Leader]; Barbara Kiebel, Nicola Cleminsan, Marc Cooper, Foskien Kooistra, Carlo Marolla, Tjamke Roelofs, Sebastiaan van Vucht; Violas: Martin Kelly, Marina Ascherson; Cellos: Jaap ter Linden, Jonathan Manson; Violone: Nicholas Pap; Organ continuo: Jon Kleinbussink [Chair Organ I: Garnier; Chair Organ II: Klop]

Erato 0630-14336-2
Antoine Marchand CC-72203
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Sep 1995

3-CD / TT: 195:24
3-CD / TT: 195:24
MP3 / TT: 193:13

Recorded at Waalse Kerk, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Producer: Tini Mathot; Sound engineer: Adriaan Verstijnen; Editing: Adriaan Verstijnen.
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 163 [HD]: Mvt. 1: Aria [T] [4:49] + Mvt. 2: Recitative [B] [1:20] + Mvt. 3: Aria [B] [3:47] + Mvt. 4: Arioso - Duet [S, A] [2:35] + Mvt. 5: Aria - Duet w/ Instrumental Chorale [S, A] [3:15] + Mvt. 6: Chorale [0:50]
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4

J.S. Bach: Cantatas Vol. 4 - Cantatas from Weimar II (BWV 163, 165, 185, 199)

 
 

Cantata BWV 163 [14:15]

Masaaki Suzuki

Bach Collegium Japan

Soprano: Aki Yanagisawa; Alto: Akira Tachikawa; Tenor: Makoto Sakurada; Bass: Stephan Schreckenberger
Orchestra: Violins: Natsumi Wakamatsu [Leader], Mari Ono: Azumi Takada, Yuko Takeshima, Keiko Watanabe, Amiko Watabe; Violas: Yoshiko Morita, Ryoko Moro-oka; Violoncellos: Hidemi Suzuki [Principal], Norizumi Moro-oka; Violone: Shigeru Sakurai; Organ: Masaaki Suzuki, Naoko Imai

BIS CD-801
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Jun 1996

CD / TT: 66:16
MP3 / TT: 66:10

Recorded at the Kobe Shoin Women's University Chapel, Japan.
Recording Producer & Digital Editing: Jens Braun; Sound Engineer: Ingo Petry.
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 163: Mvt. 3: Aria [B] [HD: 3:14]
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iTunes

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5

Bach Edition Vol. 11 - Cantatas Vol. 5
J.S. Bach: Complete Sacred Cantatas, Vol. 9 (BWV 161-180)

 
 
 
 

Cantatas BWV 163 [15:34]

Pieter Jan Leusink

Holland Boys Choir / Netherlands Bach Collegium

Soprano: Ruth Holton; Alto: Sytse Buwalda; 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], 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 [BWV 163/3], Thomas Pitt [BWV 163/3]; Double-basses: Maggie Urquhart, Robert Franenberg, Jan Hollestelle, Ties Marang, Joshua Cheatam; Organ: Rien Voskuilen, Vaughan Schlepp

Brilliant Classics 99370
Brilliant Classics

Nov-Dec 1999

5-CD / TT: 270:58
MP3 / TT: 358:19

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:
CD: Cantatas BWV 6, BWV 163, BWV 96 [54:49]
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6

Bach Cantatas Vol. 12: Tooting/Winchester
For the 22nd Sunday after Trinity (BWV 55, 89, 115, 60)
For the 23rd Sunday after Trinity (BWV 139, 163, 52, 140)

 
 
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2.

Cantatas BWV 163 [14:29]

John Eliot Gardiner

Monteverdi Choir / English Baroque Soloists

Soprano: Susan Hamilton; Alto: Hilary Summers; Tenor: William Kendall; Bass: Peter Harvey
MC: Sopranos: Angela Kazimierczuk, Charlotte Mobbs, Katie Pringle, Gillian Keith, Susan Hamilton, Gillian Ross; Altos: David Gould, Richard Wyn Roberts, Charles Humphries; Tenors: Andrew Busher, Peter Butterfield, Robert Murray; Basses: Lawrence Wallington, Robert Macdonald, Charles Pott
EBS: Violins 1: Maya Homburger, Nicolette Moonen, Sarah Bealby-Wright, Roy Mowatt, Andrew Roberts; Violins 2: Adrian Butterfield, Desmond Heath, Catherine Ford, Stephen Jones; Violas: Annette Isserlis, Lisa Cochrane, Colin Kitching; Cellos: Richte van der Meer, Lynden Cranham; Double-bass: Valerie Botwright; Bassoon: Philip Turbett; Organ: Silas John Standage; Harpsichord: Ian Watson

Soli Deo Gloria SDG-171
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Nov 26, 2000

2-CD / TT: 140:53
MP3 / TT: 140:25

Live recordings from the Bach Cantata Pilgrimage, at Winchester Cathedral, England.
Producer: Isabella de Sabata; Balance Engineers: Everett Porter, Erdo Groot [post-production] (Polyhymnia International BV); Recording Engineers: Thijs Hoekstra (Polyhymnia), Mario Nozza (Eurosound); Tape Editors: Ientje Mooij (Polyhymnia); Edition by Reinhold Kubik, published by Breitkopf & Härtel; Series Executive Producer: Isabella de Sabata.
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J.S. Bach: Kantate 163 "Nur jedem das Seine"; Kantate 131 "Aus der Tiefe rufe ich"; Kantate 139 "Wohl dem, der sich auf seinen Gott" [SC-4]

Cantatas BWV 163 [16:44]

Christian Dehn Bang (Director & Organ)

Enghave Barok

Soprano: Klaudia Kidon; Counter-tenor: Daniel Carlsson; Tenor: Mathias Hedegaard; Bass: Jakob Bloch Jespersen
Jesenka Balic Žunic (Violoncello Da Spalla); Kjeld Steffensen (Cello); Lars Baunkilde (Violone); Christian Dehn Bang (Positive Organ)

SoundCloud

Nov 11, 2012

Audio / TT: 56:20

Recorded live at Enghave Kirke, Copenhagen, Denmark, in the frame of Enghave Barok: Bach Cantata Series.
Listen on SoundCloud:
Cantata BWV 163: Complete Cantata
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 163: Mvt. 3: Aria [B] [HD: 3:45] | Mvt. 3: Aria [B] [3:41]

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J.S. Bach: Kantate BWV 163 "Nur jedem das Seine" [D-62]
Bach-Kantaten-Edition der Bach-Stiftung St. Gallen: Bach erlebt VI - Das Bach-Jahr 2012
Bachkantaten N°14 (BWV 119, 163, 93)

 
 

Cantata BWV 163 [14:37]

Conductor: Rudolf Lutz
Reflection lecture: Roland Moser

(OVPP - No Choir) / Orchester der J.S. Bach-Stiftung

Soloists: Soprano: Miriam Feuersinger; Alto: Markus Forster; Tenor: Johannes Kaleschke; Bass: Markus Volpert
Orchestra: Violin: Renate Steinmann, Dorothee Mühleisen; Viola: Susanna Hefti; Violoncello: Maya Amrein, Käthi Gohl-Moser; Violone: Iris Finkbeiner; Organ: Nicola Cumer

J.S. Bach Stiftung St. Gallen A981
J.S. Bach Stiftung St. Gallen
J.S. Bach-Stiftung St. Gallen B347
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Nov 16, 2012

DVD / TT:
10-DVD / TT:
CD / TT: 58:52
MP3 / TT: 58:34

Recorded live at Evangelische Kirche, Trogen, Switzerland, in the frame of J.S. Bach-Stiftung, St. Gallen: Cantata Series.
The DVD (in German, no subtitles) includes a film recording of the complete cantata, the reflection lecture of the speaker and a film portrait of the J.S. Bach Foundation.
Recording & Production: Sound Engineers: Stefan Ritzenthaler, Johannes Widmer; Producer: Meinrad Keel; Production: Gallus Media AG, Switzerland; DVD format: PAL.
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DVD (2013): J.S. Bach-Stiftung, St. Gallen: Shop | Amazon.de
10-DVD (2013): J.S. Bach-Stiftung, St. Gallen: Shop | Amazon.de
CD (2015): J.S. Bach-Stiftung St. Gallen: Shop | Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
Music Download (2015): Amazon.com | ClassicsOnline

 

The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (November 2000 - October 2015)
Thanks to contributors: Frits V. Herbold (March 2012)

Cantata BWV 163: Details & Complete Recordings | Recordings of Individual Movements
Discussions:
Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4

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