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Cantata BWV 187
Es wartet alles auf dich

Ref.

BWV 187

German Title

Es wartet alles auf dich

English Title

These wait all upon Thee (by Richard Stokes)

Event

Cantata for the 7th Sunday after Trinity
Readings: Epistle: Romans 6: 19-23; Gospel: Mark 8: 1-9

Composed

Leipzig, 1726
1st performance: August 4, 1726 - Leipzig
2nd performance: 1735-1740 - Leipzig
3rd performance: July 26, 1749 - Leipzig

Text

Psalm 104: 27-28 (Mvt. 1); Matthew 6: 31-32 (Mvt. 4); Hans Vogel (Mvt. 7); Anon (Mvts. 2-3, 5-6) [Walther Blankenburg suggested Christoph Helm]

German Text | NBA Text | Translations: Catalan-1 | Chinese-2 | Dutch-4 | English-1 | English-3I | English-3P | English-6 | English-10 | French-4 | French-6 | Hebrew-1 | Indonesian | Italian-2 | Japanese-6 | Russian-1 | Spanish-3 | Spanish-7
Chorale Text: Singen wir aus Herzensgrund

Scoring

Soloists: Soprano, Alto, Bass; 4-part Chorus
Orchestra: 2 oboes, 2 violins, viola, continuo
Mvt. 1: Chorus | Mvt. 2: Recitative | Mvt. 3: Aria | Mvt. 4: Aria | Mvt. 5: Aria | Mvt. 6: Recitative | Mvt. 7: Chorale

Score Vocal & Piano [2.33 MB] | Score BGA [3.21 MB]
Autograph Score (Facsimile): D B Mus. ms. Bach P 84 (BWV 187: Mvts.) | D B Mus. ms. Bach St 29, Faszikel 1 (BWV 187: Parts 1) | D B Mus. ms. Bach St 29, Faszikel 2 (BWV 187: Part 2) [Bach Digital]
Chorales: Mvt. 7
Capella: Mvt. 7 [cap]

References

BGA: XXXVII | NBA: I/18 | BC: A 110 | Zwang: K 146 | First Published: BG, 1891 | Autograph score (facsimile): Berlin, Staatsbibliothek | Provenance

Commentary

BCW | Crouch | AMG | Emmanuel Music | Mincham | EvH [Dutch] | KL [Dutch] | Role [French] | Reyes [Spanish]

Music

Music Examples

Discussions

Week of July 14, 2002; Week of November 11, 2007; Week of August 21, 2011

Contents

 

Complete Recordings
Recordings of Individual Movements

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

Cantatas BWV 9, BWV 94 & BWV 187 – conducted by Kuijken

Discography - Part 1

Complete Recordings

1

J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 187 & BWV 34 [C-2]

Cantata BWV 187 []

Ludwig Doormann

Göttinger Stadtkantorei / Frankfurter Kantatenorchester

Soprano: Ingeborg Reichelt; Alto: Lotte Wolf-Matthäus; Bass: Hans-Olaf Hudemann

Cantate 640210

May 1958

LP / TT:

Recorded at Aula der Universitat Gottingen, Germany.

2

Die Bach Kantate Vol. 44
Edition Bachakademie Vol. 56

Cantata BWV 187 [24:15]

Helmuth Rilling

Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart / Bach-Collegium Stuttgart

Soprano: Maria Friesenhausen; Alto: Hildegard Laurich; Bass: Wolfgang Schöne

Hänssler 98.806
Hänssler

Feb 1971

CD / TT: 63:19
CD / TT: 73:56

Recorded at Gedächtniskirche Stuttgart, Germany.
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3

J.S. Bach: Magnificat, Cantate BWV 187 [C-3]
J.S. Bach: Magnificat, BWV 243; Cantate No. 187
[C-3]

Cantata BWV 187 [28:35]

Michel Corboz

Ensemble Vocal de Lausanne / Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne

Soprano: Wally Stämpfli; Mezzo-soprano: Claudine Perret; Bass: Philippe Huttenlocher

Erato STU-70710
Musical Heritage Society 1683

1971

LP / TT: 57:80

 

4

Bach Cantatas Vol. 4 - Sundays after Trinity I

Cantata BWV 187 [21:01]

Karl Richter

Münchener Bach-Chor / Münchener Bach-Orchester

Soprano - Edith Mathis; Contralto - Julia Hamari; Bass - Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau

Archiv Produktion

Mar, Oct 1976; Jun 1977

6-CD / TT:

Recorded at Herkules-Saal, München, Germany.
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5

Bach Festival 47th Annual Baldwin-Wallace College: Second Concert [F47-2]

Cantata BWV 187 []

Dwight Oltman

Baldwin-Wallace Motet Choir / Baldwin-Wallace Festival Orchestra

Soprano: Susan Belling; Mezzo-soprano: Marianna Busching; Bass: Bruce Abel

Baldwin-Wallace College Conservatory of Music

Apr (?) 1979

MC / TT:

Recorded live at Baldwin-Wallace College, Berea, Ohio, USA.
Source: WorldCat Libraries

6

J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk · Complete Cantatas · Les Cantates, Folge / Vol. 43 - BWV 185-188
J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk - Sacred Cantatas
Vol. 10 - BWV 183-188, 192, 194-199
Bach-2000
Vol. 4: Sacred Cantatas 4 - BWV 150-159, 161-188, 192, 194-199
Bach: Cantatas / Kantaten
Vol. 56 - BWV 186 & 187

 
 
 

Cantata BWV 187 [23:05]

Gustav Leonhardt

Knabenchor Hannover (Chorus Master: Heinz Hennig) & Collegium Vocale Gent (Chorus Master: Philippe Herreweghe) / Leonhardt-Consort

Boy Soprano: Michael Emmermann (Soloist of the Knabenchor Hannover); Alto: Paul Esswood; Bass: Max van Egmond

Telefunken 6.35836
Teldec 8.35836 ZL & 244 179-2
Teldec 4509-91764-2
Teldec 3984-25709-2
Teldec 8573-81154-2
Warner Classics 8573-81154-5

P 1989

2-LP / TT:
2-CD / TT: 90:21
6-CD / TT: 300:04
15-CD / TT: 861:24
CD / TT: 51:04
CD / TT: 51:04

Recorded at Doopsgezinde Kerk, Haarlem, the Netherlands (?).
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7

J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 9, 94 & 187 [C-3]

 

Cantata BWV 187 [19:48]

Sigiswald Kuijken

(OVPP- No Choir) / La Petite Bande

Soprano: Midori Suzuki; Mezzo-soprano: Magdalena Kožená; Tenor: Knut Schoch; Bass: Jan Van der Crabben
Organ: Siebe Henstra

Deutsche Harmonia Mundi 77528

Nov 20-22, 1999

CD / TT: 68:26

Recorded at Athen, Concert Hall, based on a live performance.
See: Cantatas BWV 9, BWV 94 & BWV 187 - conducted by Kuijken
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8

Bach Edition Vol. 15 - Cantatas Vol. 8

 
 

Cantata BWV 187 [21:42]

Pieter Jan Leusink

Holland Boys Choir / Netherlands Bach Collegium

Soprano: Ruth Holton; Alto: Sytse Buwalda; Bass: Bas Ramselaar

Brilliant Classics 99374

Jan-Feb 2000

5-CD / TT: 307:16

Recorded at St. Nicolaschurch, Elburg, Holland.
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9

Bach Cantatas Vol. 4: Ansbach/Haddinton
For the 6th Sunday after Trinity
For the 7th Sunday after Trinity

 
 

Cantata BWV 187 [22:12]

John Eliot Gardiner

Monteverdi Choir / English Baroque Soloists

Soprano: Katharine Fuge; Counter-tenor Richard Wyn Roberts; Bass: Stephan Loges

Soli Deo Gloria 156

Aug 5-6, 2000

2-CD / TT: 53:48 + 66:52

Live recordings from the Bach Cantata Pilgrimage, at St Mary's, Haddington, Scotland.
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10

J.S. Bach: Complete Cantatas Vol. 18

 
 

Cantata BWV 187 [19:02]

Ton Koopman

Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra & Choir

Soprano: Sandrine Piau; Alto: Bogna Bartosz; Bass: Klaus Mertens

Antoine Marchand CC-72218

May 9-14, 2002 [Mvt. 5]
Sep 29-Oct 3, 2002 [Mvt. 4]
Oct 28-Nov 5, 2002 [Mvts. 1-3, 6-7]

3-CD / TT: 193:02

Recorded at Waalse Kerk, Amsterdam, Holland.
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11

»50 Bach-Kantaten aufgeführt in japanischer Sprache« Vol. 18

Cantata BWV 187 [22:37] - sung in Japanese translation by Emiko Ohmura

Masayuki Hashimoto

Bach-Chor Tokyo / Tokyo Cantata Chamber Orchestra

Soprano: Takako Mitsuno; Alto: Mariko Sasaki; Baritone: Masami Saeki; Organ: Miyako Kusama

Bach-Chor Tokyo BACHCD 18

May 13, 2006

CD / TT: 65:02

Recorded at live at Ishibashi Memorial Hall, Tokyo, Japan.
Source: J.S. Bach: »50 Bach-Kantaten aufgeführt in japanischer Sprache« Vols. 1-20: CD

12

J.S. Bach: Cantatas Vol. 45 - BWV 39, 187, 129

 

Cantata BWV 187 [20:20]

Masaaki Suzuki

Bach Collegium Japan

Soprano: Yukari Nonoshita; Counter-tenor: Robin Blaze; Bass: Peter Kooy

BIS 1801

Feb 2009

SACD / TT: 65:33

Recorded at the Kobe Shoin Women's University Chapel, Japan.
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13

Abschlusskonzert der Reihe "Johann Sebastian Bach und seine Städte" vom MDR Musiksommer 2009 zum 259. Todestag von Johann Sebastian Bach [R-22]

 

Cantata BWV 187 []

Georg Christoph Biller

Leipziger Vocalensemble / La Stravaganza Köln

Soprano: Ulrike Fulde; Alto: Bettina Denner; Baritone: Markus Krause; Georg Christoph Biller (Organ)

MDR Figaro

Jul 28, 2009

2-CD / TT: 86 min

Recorded at Thomaskirche, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany. Broadcast by MDR Figaro on Jul 28, 2009.
Copy: Zentralbibliothek-Mediathek Archiv Fon-SCD-C 20873.
Source: SLUB Dresden

The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (April 2002 - July 2012)
Thanks to contributors: Matthias Hansen (March 2006), Frits V. Herbold (March 2012), Harald Kurama (November 2002), Claude Role (April 2010), Burke Smith (July 2008)

Cantata BWV 187: Details & Complete Recordings | Recordings of Individual Movements | Discussions: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3

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