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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: English-1 | English-3I | English-3P | English-6 | English-10
Catalan-1 | Chinese-2 | Dutch-3 | 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

Commentaries:

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

J.S. Bach: Nur jedem das Seine, BWV 163 [U-1]

 

Cantata Nur jedem das Seine!, BWV 163 []

Kurt Thomas

Thomanerchor Leipzig / Gewandhausorchester Leipzig

Soprano: Adele Stolte; Alto: Gertraud Prenzlow; Tenor: Hans-Joachim Rotzsch; Bass: Fred Teschler
Hannes Kästner (Organ)

Unknown label

1958

Audio file / TT:

Recorded at Thomaskirche, Leipzig, Germany.
Source: Mon Musée Musical (René Gagnaux) [French]


2

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]
Buy this album at:
CD-1 (1996): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
CD-2 (2000): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | ArkivMusic
CD-2 (2010): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
Music Download: Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | ClassicsOnline | iTunes


3

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] | Complete Cantata [14:14]
CD: Cantatas BWV 163, BWV 164, BWV 165, BWV 166 [62:53]
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.co.uk | Amazon.de



4

J.S. Bach: Complete Cantatas Vol. 3

 
 
 
 

Cantata BWV 163 [16:41]

Ton Koopman

Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra & Choir (Chorus Master: Simon Schouten)

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]
Buy this album at:
Erato 3-CD (1996): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
Antoine Marchand 3-CD (2004): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | ArkivMusic
Music Download: Amazon.com | ClassicsOnline | iTunes


5

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: Complete Cantata [14:45] | Mvt. 3: Aria [B] [HD: 3:14]
Buy this album at:
CD (1997): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | ArkivMusic
Music Download: Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | ClassicsOnline | iTunes


6

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]
Buy this album at:
5-CD (2000): Amazon.com | Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
Music Download (2013): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | iTunes | iTunes


7

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.
Buy this album at:
2-CD (2010): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | ArkivMusic
Music Download: Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | ClassicsOnline | iTunes


8

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]


9

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 N14 (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.
Buy this album at:
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

 

10

Bach Cantata Concert at the Nahant Music Festival [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 163: Mvt. 5 [3:19] (from a complete performance)

Donald Wilkinson

Orchestra members of Emmanuel Music

Sopranos: Samantha Dearborn, Eileen Huang [Solo: BWV 163/5]; Mezzo-sopranos: Grace Allendorf, Emily Jaworski [Solo: BWV 163/5]; Tenors: Daniel Hershey, Kilian Mooney; Baritones: Lawson Daves, Ethan Sagin

YouTube

Jun 8, 2014

Video / TT:

Recorded & filmed live at Ellingwood Chapel, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, during Nahant Music Festival [Jun 3-13, 2014]. D. Wilkinson's debut as a conductor.
Source: Eileen Huang Music
Watch on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 163: Mvt. 5: Aria - Duet [S, A] [3:19]


11

Bachsolisten Seoul: Bach Cantatas Series VI (BWV 18, 163, 1067, 161)

 

Cantata BWV 163 [16:25]

Sun-Ah Kim (김선아)

(OVPP - No Choir) / Bachsolisten Seoul Baroque Orchestra

Soprano: Su-mi Jeon (전수미); Counter-tenor: Min-ho Jeong (정민호);Tenor: Seung-hee Park (박승희); Bass: Koong-yong Sung
Harpsichord: Su-jung Lee; Organ: Chung-sik Hong; Baroque Violins: Hee-sun Choi, Kyung-li Kim, Youn-jung Yoon, So-jin Yoon; Baroque Viola: Hyun-suk Noh; Baroque Cello: Ji-youn Kang, Hye-rim Jo

You Tube

Nov 26, 2014

Video / TT: 70:18

Recorded & filmed live at Anglican Cathedral, Seoul, South Korea, in the frame of Bachsolisten Seoul: Bach Cantata Series.
Watch on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 163: Complete Cantata [16:25]


The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (November 2000 - August 2017)
Thanks to contributors: Frits V. Herbold (March 2012), Josif Spartak (June 2017)

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


Recordings & Discussions of Cantatas: Main Page | Cantatas BWV 1-50 | Cantatas BWV 51-100 | Cantatas BWV 101-150 | Cantatas BWV 151-200 | Cantatas BWV 201-224 | Cantatas BWV Anh | Order of Discussion
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