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Cantata BWV 190
Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied!

Ref.

BWV 190

German Title

Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied!

English Title

Sing unto the Lord a new song! (by Richard Stokes)

Event

Cantata for New Year's Day [Circumcision of Christ, Holy Name] [Incomplete]
Readings: Epistle: Galatians 3: 23-29; Gospel: Luke 2: 21

Composed

Leipzig, 1724
1st performance: January 1, 1724 - Leipzig
2nd performance: 1735-1740 - Leipzig

Text

Psalm 149: 1, Psalm 150: 4, Psalm 150: 6 (Mvt. 1); Martin Luther (Mvts. 1, 2); Johannes Herman (Mvt. 7). Anon [probably Christian Friedrich Henrici (Picander)] (Mvts 2-6)

German Text | NBA Text | Translations: Catalan-1 | Chinese-1 | Chinese-2 | Dutch | 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 Texts: Jesu, nun sei gepreiset | Herr Gott, dich loben wir [The German Tedeum]

Scoring

Soloists: Alto, Tenor, Bass; 4-part Chorus
Orchestra: 3 trumpets, timpani, 3 oboes, oboe d’amore, bassoon, 2 violins, viola, continuo
Mvt. 1: Chorus | Mvt. 2: Chorale & Recitative | Mvt. 3: Aria | Mvt. 4: Recitative | Mvt. 5: Aria (Duet) | Mvt. 6: Recitative | Mvt. 7: Chorale

Score Vocal & Piano [2.16 MB] | Score BGA [2.65 MB]
Autograph Score (Facsimile): D B Mus. ms. Bach P 127 (Mvts. 3-7) [Bach Digital]
Chorales: Mvt. 7 | Mvt. 7 ch
Capella: Mvt. 7 [cap]
Chorale Melodies: Herr Gott, dich loben wir [The German Tedeum] | Jesu, nun sei gepreiset

References

BGA: XXXVII | NBA: I/4 | BC: A 21 | Zwang: K 55 | First Published: BG, 1891 | Autograph score (facsimile): Berlin, Staatsbibliothek [inc.]

Commentary

Crouch | Mincham | EvH [Dutch] | Role [French] | Japanese-1 | Reyes [Spanish]

Music

Music Examples

Discussions

Week of August 10, 2003; Week of January 15, 2006; Week of August 9, 2009

Contents

 

Complete Recordings of Cantata BWV 190
Details of Cantata BWV 190a
Recordings of Individual Movements from BWV 190

Discussions - Part 1 (1st round)
Discussions - Part 2 (2nd round)
Discussions - Part 3 (3rd round)
Discussions - Part 4
Discussions - Part 5

Complete Cantatas Volume 6 - conducted by Ton Koopman
Cantatas Vol. 21 - conducted by Masaaki Suzuki
Baker does Bach - conducted by Menuhin & Marriner

Recordings - Part 1

Complete Recordings

1

J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 137 & BWV 190 [C-3] (LP)
J.S. Bach: Kantaten BWV 137, 190, 131
[C-3] (CD)

Hans Thamm

Windsbacher Knabenchor / Das Consortium Musicum

Alto: Ingeborg Ruß; Tenor: Peter Schreier; Bass: Franz Crass

EMI Elektrola (LP) / Rondeau Production (CD)

Aug 1966

TT: 19:29

Reconstruction by Walther Reinhart. Recorded in Münster zu Heilsbronn/Mittelfranken.
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2

J.S. Bach: Kantaten [C-2], [C-4]

 

Cantata BWV 190 [] - Used the 1948 reconstruction of the first two movements by Walther Reinhart

Gerhard Schmidt-Gaden

Tölzer Knabenchor / Collegium Aureum

Boy Alto: Ulrich Wand (Soloist from Tölzer Knabenchor); Tenor: Karl Markus; Bass: Ulrich Studer

EMI Electrola
Deutsche Harmonia Mundi 1C-265-99667
Orbis 66 399 7

Apr 1977

LP / TT:

Recorded at Pfarrkirche, Lenggries, Bavaria, Germany.

3

Die Bach Kantate Vol. 19
Edition Bachakademie Vol. 57

Helmuth Rilling

Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart / Bach-Collegium Stuttgart

Alto: Helen Watts; Tenor: Kurt Equiluz; Bass: Niklaus Tüller

Hänssler

Dec 1977; Jan 1988

TT: 17:57

Recostruction of the first two Mvts. by Olivier Alain. Recorded at Gedächtniskirche Stuttgart, Germany.
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4

J.S. Bach: Complete Cantatas Vol. 6
J.S. Bach: Christmas Cantatas [B-2]
Bach-2000 Vol. 5 - Secular Cantatas [B-0]

 
 

Cantata BWV 190 [16:18]

Ton Koopman

Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra & Choir

Alto: Elisabeth von Magnus; Tenor: Paul Agnew; Bass: Klaus Mertens

Erato 3984-21629-2
Antoine Marchand CC-72206
Antoine Marchand CC-72230
Teldec

Apr & Sep 1997

3-CD / TT: 196:00
3-CD / TT: 196:00
3-CD / TT: 214:53
11-CD / TT:

Reconstruction by Ton Koopman. Recorded at Waalse Kerk, Amsterdam, Holland.
See: Complete Cantatas Volume 6 - conducted by Ton Koopman
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Christmas Cantatas 3-CD (2004): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
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Teldec 11-CD (2000): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de

 

5

»50 Bach-Kantaten aufgeführt in japanischer Sprache« Vol. 19

Cantata BWV 190 [19:02] - sung in Japanese translation by Emiko Ohmura

Emiko Ohmura

Bach-Chor Tokyo / Tokyo Cantata Chamber Orchestra

Alto: Mariko Sasaki; Tenor: Eiichi Taira; Bass: Akira Watanabe; Organ: Miyako Kusama

Bach-Chor Tokyo BACHCD 19

May 24, 1997

CD / TT: 63:26

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

6

Bach Cantatas Vol. 16: New York
For the Sunday after Christmas

 
 

Cantata BWV 190 [16:53]

John Eliot Gardiner

Monteverdi Choir / English Baroque Soloists

Counter-tenor: Daniel Taylor; Tenor: James Gilchrist; Bass: Peter Harvey

Soli Deo Gloria 137

Dec 31, 2000

CD / TT: 77:29

Live recording from the Bach Cantata Pilgrimage, at St Bartholomew’s Church, New York, NY, USA.
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7

J.S. Bach: Cantatas Vol. 21 - Cantatas from Leipzig 1724 - BWV 65, 81, 83, 190

 
 

Cantata BWV 190 [17:34]
Reconstrucion: Mvt. 1: Chorus by Masato Suzuki, Mvt. 2: Chorale & Recitative by Masaaki Suzuki

Masaaki Suzuki

Bach Collegium Japan

Counter-tenor: Robin Blaze; Tenor: James Gilchrist; Bass: Peter Kooy

BIS 1311

Feb 12-14, 2002

CD / TT: 69:32

Recorded at the Kobe Shoin Women's University Chapel, Japan.
See: Cantatas Vol. 21 - conducted by Masaaki Suzuki
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8

Thomanerchor Leipzig - Das Kirchenjahr mit Bach, Vol. 2: Weinchnacten · Christmas - Cantatas BWV 63, 110, 190

 

Cantata BWV 190 [17:54]

Georg Christoph Biller

Thomanerchor Leipzig / Gewandhausorchester Leipzig

Boy Alto: Stefan Kahle (Soloist of the Thomanerchor Leipzig);Tenor: Christoph Genz; Bass: Matthias Weichert

Rondeau Production ROP-4043

Jan 21-22, 2011

CD / TT: 74:18

Recorded during the weekly cantata services at Thomaskirche, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany.
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The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (October 2002 - November 2012)
Thanks to contributors: Marijke Halberstadt (March 2003), Matthias Hansen (June 2011), Flavio Lorenzelli (June 2003), Deniel Michel (December 2007), Christian Moll (October 2009), Jean-Gabriel Puyraveau (October-November 2011), Peter Smaill (August 2006)

Cantatas BWV 190 & BWV 190a: Details & Complete Recordings of BWV 190 | Details & Complete Recordings of BWV 190a | Recordings of Individual Movements from BWV 190 | Discussions: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5

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