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Cantata BWV 195
Dem Gerechten muß das Licht immer wieder aufgehen


Ref.:

BWV 195; BC B 14a/b/c

German Title:

Dem Gerechten muß das Licht immer wieder aufgehen

English Title:

Light is ever sown for the righteous (by Richard Stokes)

Event:

Cantata for a wedding

Composed:

Earliest version: Leipzig, 1727-1731 (lost); 2nd version: Leipzig, 1742 (incomplete); 3rd version: Leipzig, 1748-1749 (survived).
1st performance: 1727-1732 ? - Leipzig
2nd performance: c. 1742 - Leipzig
3rd performance: 1748-1749 - Leipzig

Text:

Mvts. 11-12: Psalm 97; Mvt. 6: Paul Gerhardt, verse 1 of the hymn Nun danket all und bringet Ehr, 1647 (Fischer-Tümpel, III, #391) to the CM Lobt Gott, ihr Christen, allzugleich; this chorale takes the place of three movements in an earlier version, in which the cantata was divided into two parts; Mvts. 2-5: Anon
Parody: 6 and 8 ---> BWV 30a/5 and 1(13)

Text: German-1 | German-6 (1) | German-6 (2) | German-6 (3) | German-7 (Version 1) | German-7 (Version 2) | German-7 (Later Version) | 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 | Norwegian-1 | Russian-1 | Russian-3 | Spanish-3 | Spanish-7
Chorale Text: Nun danket all und bringet Ehr

Scoring:

Soloists: Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Bass; Four-part chorus
Orchestra: 3 trumpets, timpani, 2 horns, 2 transverse flutes; 2 oboes, 2 oboes damore, 2 violins. viola, violone, continuo
Part 1: Mvt. 1: Chorus [S, A, T, B] | Mvt. 2: Recitative [B] | Mvt. 3: Aria [B] | Mvt. 4: Recitative [S] | Mvt. 5: Chorus [S, A, T, B]
Part 2: Mvt. 6: Chorale

Score Vocal & Piano [2.74 MB] | Score BGA [5.99 MB]
Autograph Score (Facsimile):
Version 1: D B Mus. ms. Bach St 12, Faszikel 1
Version 2: D B Mus. ms. Bach St 12, Faszikel 2
Latest version: D B Mus. ms. Bach St 12, Faszikel 3 | D B Mus. ms. Bach P 65
[Bach Digital]
Chorales: Mvt. 6
Capella: Mvt. 6 [cap]
Chorale Melody: Lobt Gott, ihr Christen, allzugleich

References:

BGA: XIII/1 | NBA: I/33 | BC: B 14 | Zwang: K 171 | First Published: BG, 1864 | Autograph score (facsimile): ? | Provenance

Commentaries:

English: BCW | Crouch | AMG | Mincham
EvH [Dutch] | Role [French] | Reyes [Spanish]

Music:

Music Examples

Discussions:

Week of February 17, 2002; Week of April 20, 2008; Week of May 12, 2013; October 29, 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)

Discography - Part 1

Complete Recordings


1

J.S. Bach: Cantates de mariage [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 195 []

Justus von Websky

Chorale et Orchestre de Chambre Justus von Websky; Ensemble de trompettes Heinz Zickler; Harpsichord: M. Roch

Soprano: Odile Pietti; Contralto: Anne Bartelloni; Tenor: Peter Wetzler; Bass: Jacques Villisech

Disque Charlin AMS-108/109

Late 1960's

2-LP / TT:

Recorded at Centre d’enregistrement des Champs-Élysées (CECE), Paris, France.


2

Die Bach Kantate Vol. 8 (Cantatas BWV 14, 9, 195)
Edition Bachakademie Vol. 59 (Cantatas BWV 195-197)

 
 
 

Cantata BWV 195 [CD-1: 19:25; CD-2: 19:20]

Helmuth Rilling

Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart / Württembergisches Kammerorchester Heilbronn

Soprano: Shihomi Inoue-Heller; Alto: Elisabeth Graf; Tenor: Oly Pfaff; Bass: Andreas Schmidt
Johannes Ritzkowsky, Bruno Schneider (Horns); Bernhard Schmid, Josef Hausberger, Roland Gurkhardt (Trumpets); Peter Wirweitzki (Timpani); Sibylle Keller-Sanwald, Peter Schlenker, Wiltrud Böckheler (Flutes); Günther Passin, Hedda Rothweiler (Oboes/Oboes d'amore); Kurt Etzold (Bassoon); Georg Egger (Concert-master/Violin); Stefan Trauer (Violoncello); Claus Zimmermann (Double-bass); Hans-Joachim Erhard (Harpsichord/Positive Organ)

Hänssler 98.859
Hänssler 92.059
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CD-1: Feb 1984
CD-2: Oct 1983; Feb 1984

CD / TT: 55:23
CD / TT: 58:54 / 58:31
MP3 / TT: 60:05

Recorded at Gedächtniskirche Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
Recording: Tonstudio Teije van Geest, Heidelberg; Recording Supervision: Richard Hauck.
Listen on YouTube:
CD-2: Cantatas BWV 195, BWV 196, BWV 197 [58:53] | Cantatas BWV 195, BWV 196, BWV 197 [58:53]
Buy this album at:
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Music Download: Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de


3

J.S. Bach: Kantaten Preise dein Glücke, gesegnetes Sachsen BWV 215; Dem Gerechten muß das Licht BWV 195 [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 195 [19:08]

Karl-Friedrich Beringer

Windsbacher Knabenchor / Collegium Musicum des Westdeutscher Rundfunk (Concert-master: Franzjosef Maier)

Soprano: Barbara Schlick; Alto: Klaus Haffke; Tenor: Paul Elliott; Bass: Stephen Varcoe
WKC: Soprano I: Dirk Bartels, Ruven Becker, Christoph Dürr, Ralf Eckstein, Alexander Lampe, Florian Myrus, Christian Probst, Christoph Schäfer, Gerold Zeiler, Gunnar Ubel; Alto I: Yosemeh Adjei, Asmus von Eyb, Hans-Jürgen Hufnagel, Uwe Schenker-Primus, Johannes Schottky, Jörg Schwab, Christian Seidel; Tenor I: Wilhelm Binder, Stefan Birngruber, Jörg Eichler, Christian Frosch, Gerhard Gerstner, Bernd Lang, Alexander List; Bass I: Thomas Ahnert, Jürgen Augustin, Ulrich Belgel, Friedemann Buddensiek, Friedhelm Loesti, Alexander Löblein, Georg Oeder, Matthias Stuhrmann
Bass II: Gerhard Bamler, Martin Braun, Klaus Bucka, Thomas Fillep, Thomas Mehnert, Martin Michaelis, David Schleiermacher, Klaus Schneider, Jörg Zitzmann; Tenor II: Markus Dorner, Peter Eckart, Wolfgang Hofbauer, Stefan Hofmann, Christian Seufert, Christoph Wittmann; Alto II: Andreas Freitag, Can Hartmann, Jochen Heinzelmann, Peter Maruhn, Berthold Miethke, Benjamin Myrus, Michael Sterk; Soprano II: Tim Czauderna, Marco Franz, Michael Gesell, Matthias Heubusch, Alexander Hilgarth, Elmar Link, Rainer Lintermann, Friedemann Müller, Björn Toelken, Hans-Christoph Wirth

Rondeau Production ROP-2006
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May 24-28, 1986

CD / TT: 53:24
MP3 / TT: 53:17

Recorded at Immanuelskirche, Wuppetal-Barmen, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
Recording Direction, Technique & Editing: Musikproduktion Dabringhaus und Grimm, Detmold; Production: Dr. Barbara Schwendowius (Westdeutscher Rundfunk Köln), Frank Hallmann (Rondeau Production)
Buy this album at:
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CD (2007): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
CD (2007): Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
Music Download (2012): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | iTunes


4

J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk · Complete Cantatas · Les Cantates, Folge / Vol. 44 (BWV 192, 194-195)
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. 58 (BWV 194 & 195)

 
 
 

Cantata BWV 195 [18:57]

Gustav Leonhardt

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

Boy Soprano: Jan Patrick O'Farrell (Soloist of the Knabenchor Hannover); Alto: René Jacobs; Tenor: John Elwes; Bass: Harry van der Kamp
LC: Natural Trumpets: Friedemann Immer, Klaus Osterloh, François Petit-Laurent; Natural Horns: Friedemann Immer, Klaus Osterloh; Transverse Flutes: Ricardo Kanji, Marten Root; Oboes & Oboes d'amore: Ku Ebbinge, Michel Henry; Timpani: Michael de Roo; Violins: Alda Stuurop, Marinette Troost, van der Hombergh, Lucy van Dael, Marie Leonhardt; Violas: Staas Swierstra, Ruth Hesseling; Violoncellos: Richte van der Meer, Wouter Möller; Violone: Anthony Woodrow; Harpsichord: Bob van Asperen

Telefunken 244-193-1
Teldec 244 193-2 ZK
Teldec 4509-91764-2
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Teldec 3984-25709-2
Teldec 8573-81152-2
Warner Classics 8573-81152-5
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Jan 1988

2-LP / TT: 71 min
CD / TT: 70:41
6-CD / TT: 300:04
MP3 / TT: 297:18
15-CD / TT: 861:24
CD / TT: 58:19
CD / TT: 58:19
MP3 / TT: 57:55

Recorded at Lutherse kerk, Haarlem, the Netherlands.
Production: Wolfgang Mohr; Producer: Friedmann Engelbrecht; Sound Engineer: Michael Brammann.
Listen on YouTube:
Cantata BWV 195: Complete Cantata [18:55] | Complete Cantata [18:55] | Complete Cantata [18:55] ???
Cantata BWV 195: Mvt. 1: Chorus [S, A, T, B] [5:27] + Mvt. 2: Recitative [B] [1:25] + Mvt. 3: Aria [B] [4:27] + Mvt. 4: Recitative [S] [1:21] + Mvt. 5: Chorus [S, A, T, B] [5:55] + Mvt. 6: Chorale [0:49]
Cantata BWV 195: Mvt. 1: Chorus [5:00] ??? | Mvt. 3: Aria [B] [1:45] ???
Vol. 10, CD-4: Cantatas BWV 194, BWV 195 [58:18]
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Warner CD (2007): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
Music Download CD: Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de


5

Bach Edition Vol. 18 - Cantatas Vol. 9
J.S. Bach: Complete Sacred Cantatas Vol. 10 (BWV 181-200)

 
 
 
 

Cantata BWV 195 [20:21]

Pieter Jan Leusink

Holland Boys Choir / Netherlands Bach Collegium

Soprano: Marjon Strijk; Alto: Sytse Buwalda; Tenor: Martinus Leusink; Bass: Bas Ramselaar
HBC: Trebles: Anne Jan Leusink, Herjan Pullen, Hans van Roset, Aalt Jan van Roest, Jelle Stocker, Gerwin Zwep, Tanny Koomen, Claude Paelinck, Erik Guldenaar, Nicky Westerink, Peter van der Kolk; Counter-tenors: Arjan Dokter, Gerald Engeltjes, Vincent Groeneveld, Jan Zwerver, Arjen Nap, Jan Willem Prins; Tenors: Martinus Leusink, Marijn Takken, Cor van Twillert, Peter Bloemendaal, Frank Tros; Basses: Jeroen Assink, Edwin Smit, Jim Groenevald, Sebastian Holz, Klaas Alberts, Richard Guldenaar, Huib van Hinsbergen
NBC: Violins: John Wilson Meyer [Concert-master], Laura Johnson, Eva Scheytt, Pieter Affourtit, Alida Schat, Annabelle Ferdinand, Fanny Pestalozzi, Rachael Beesley, Mimi Mitchel; Violas: Jan Willem Vis, Simon Murphy, Örsze Adam; Violoncellos: Frank Wakelkamp [Solo: BWV 195/2], Thomas Pitt; Double-bass: Maggie Urquhart, Robert Franenberg, Jan Hollestelle, Joshua Cheatam; Oboes: Peter Frankenberg [BWV 195/1,4,5], Ofer Frenkel [BWV 195/4], Kristin Linde [BWV 195/1,5]; Bassoons: Trudy van der Wulp, Norbert Kunst; Transverse Flutes: Kate Clark [BWV 195/4], Doretthe Janssens [BWV 195/1,4,5], Oeds van Middelkoop [BWV 195/1,5]; Natural Trumpets: Susan Williams, William Wroth, Geerten Rooze; Timpani: Martin Geesinck; Organ: Vaughan Schlepp, Rien Voskuilen [Solo: bwv 195/2], Stephen Taylor

Brilliant Classics 99377
Brilliant Classics

Mar-Apr 2000

5-CD / TT: 307:14
MP3 / TT: 338:31

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:
Cantata BWV 195: Complete Cantata [20:25] | | Complete Cantata [20:25]
Vol. 9, CD-1: Cantatas BWV 195, BWV 1, BWV 63 [71:52] | Cantatas BWV 195, BWV 1, BWV 63 [71:52] | Cantatas BWV 195, BWV 1, BWV 63 [134:22]
Buy this album a:
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Music Dowload (2013): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | iTunes


6

J.S. Bach: Complete Cantatas Vol. 21
J.S. Bach: Wedding Cantatas (Single Volume Cantatas Vol. 5: BWV 195, 196, 197, 202)

 
 
 
 

Cantata BWV 195 [17:25]

Ton Koopman

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

Soprano: Johannette Zomer; Alto: Annette Markert; Tenor: James Gilchrist; Bass: Klaus Mertens
ABC: Sopranos: María-Luz Álvarez, Mariette Bastiaansen, Pauline Graham, Vera Lansink, Dorothee Wohlgemuth; Altos: Stephen Carter, Peter de Groot, Hugo Naessens, Carla Schaap; Tenors: Otto Bouwknegt, Sebastian Brouwer, Henk Gunneman, Tilmann Kögel, Geraint Roberts; Basses: Donald Bentvelsen, Matthijs Mesdag, René Steur, Hans Wijers
ABO Soloists: Margaret Faultless (Violin); Jonathan Manson (Violoncello); Wilbert Hazelzet (Trasverse Flute); Wouter Verschuren (Bassoon)
ABO: BWV 195/1,5,6: Violins: Margaret Faultless, Marc Cooper, Lisa Landgraf, Foskien Kooistra, Carla Marotta, Fanny Pestalozzi, David Rabinovich, Alida Schat, Ruth Slater; Violas: Katherine McGillivray, Jane Rogers; Violoncellos: Jonathan Manson, Catherine Jones; Double-bass: Margaret Urquhart; Oboes: Alfredo Bernardini, Michel Henry; Transverse Flutes: Wilbert Hazelzet, Marion Moonen; Bassoon: Wouter Verschuren; Horns: Andrew Clark, François Merand, Joe Walters; Trumpets: Stephen Keavy, Jonathan Impett, James Ghigi; Timpani: Luuk Nagtegaal; Lute: Mike Fentross; Continuo: Matthew Halls, Ton Koopman
ABO: BWV 195/2,3,4: Violins: Margaret Faultless, Lisa Landgraf, Lisa Ferguson, Foskien Kooistra, Carla Marotta, Fanny Pestalozzi, David Rabinovich, Alida Schat, Silvia Schweinberger; Violas: Katherine McGillivray, Jane Rogers; Violoncellos: Jonathan Manson, Catherine Jones; Double-bass: Margaret Urquhart; Transverse Flutes: Wilbert Hazelzet, Marion Moonen; Oboes: Katharina Sprcckelsen, Alexandra Bellamy; Bassoon: Wouter Verschuren; Lute: Mike Fentross; Continuo: Ton Koopman

Antoine Marchand CC-72221
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Antoine Marchand CC-72284
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Sep 25-Oct 3, 2002 [Mvts. 2-4]
Feb 23-24/2003 [Mvt. 1, 5-6]

3-CD / TT: 197:59
MP3 / TT: 197:23
CD / TT: 74:21
MP3 / TT: 74:30

Recorded at Waalse Kerk, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Producer: Tini Mathot; Sound Engineer & Editing: Adriaan Verstijnen.
Listen on YouTube:
Vol. 21, CD-1: Cantatas BWV 100, BWV 200, BWV 177, BWV 195 [64:56]
Buy this album at:
3-CD (2006): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | ArkivMusic
Music Download: Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | ClassicsOnline | iTunes
Single Volume CD (2008): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | ArkivMusic
Music Download: Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | ClassicsOnline | iTunes


7

Bachfest Leipzig 2006 · Ausgewählte Höhepunkte [F-2006] [C-3]

 

Cantata BWV 195 [19:06]

Hermann Max

Rheinische Kantorei / Das Kleine Konzert

Soprano: Veronika Winter; Alto: Gerhild Romberger; Tenor: Markus Schäfer; Bass: Thomas E. Bauer

Bach-Archiv Leipzig

Jun 2, 2006

2-CD / TT: 155:32

Recorded live in the frame of Bachfest Leipzig 2006, at Nikolaikirche, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany.


8

J.S. Bach: Cantatas Vol. 51 - Nun danket alle Gott - Cantatas from Leipzig 1727-32 (BWV 195, 192, 157, 120a)

 
 

Cantata BWV 195 [18:35]

Masaaki Suzuki

Bach Collegium Japan

Soprano: Hana Blažíková; Counter-tenor: Damien Guillon; Tenor: Christoph Genz; Bass: Peter Kooy
Kiyomi Suga (Transverse Flute); Masamitsu San'nomiya (Oboe d'amore); Natsumi Wakamatsu (Violin); Naoko Imai (Organ)
Chorus: Sopranos: Hana Blažíková, Yoshie Hida, Aki Matsui, Eri Sawae; Altos: Damien Guillon, Tamaki Suzuki, Chiharu Takahashi, Sumihito Uesugi; Tenors: Christoph Genz, Yusuke Fujii, Hiroto Ishikawa, Yosuke Taniguchi; Basses: Peter Kooy, Toru Kaku, Chiyuki Urano, Yusuke Watanabe
Orchestra: Trumpet I/Horn I: Jean-François Madeuf; Trumpet II: Philippe Genestier; Trumpet III/Horn II: Graham Nicholson; Timpani: Shoichi Kubo; Transverse Flute I: Kiyomi Suga; Transverse Flute II: Liliko Maeda; Oboe/Oboe d'amore I: Masamitsu San'nomiya; Oboe/Oboe d'amore II: Atsuko Ozaki; Violins 1: Natsumi Wakamatsu [Leader], Paul Herrera, Yuko Takeshima; Violins 2: Azumi Takada, Yuko Araki, Yukie Yamaguchi; Violas: Hiroshi Narita, Mika Akiha
Continuo: Violoncello: Hidemi Suzuki; Violone: Takashi Konno; Bassoon: Yukiko Murakami; Harpsichord: Masato Suzuki; Organ: Naoko Imai

BIS SACD-1961
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Jun 2011

SACD / TT: 80:18
MP3 / TT: 80:09

Recorded at the Kobe Shoin Women's University Chapel, Japan.
Tuners: Akimi Hayashi, Matthieu Garnier [Organ: BWV 120a/4]; Producer: Ingo Petry; Sound Engineer: Marion Schwebel; Post-production: Editing: Nora Brandenburg; Mixing: Ingo Petry; Executive Producer: Robert von Bahr.
Buy this album at:
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Music Download: Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | ClassicsOnline | iTunes


9

Bach at One - Wednesday, May 18, 1pm (Cantatas BWV 172, 195) [BO-61]

 

Cantata BWV 195 []

Julian Wachner

Trinity Wall Street Choir / Trinity Baroque Orchestra, Wall Street

Soloists: Soprano: Sarah Brailey [BWV 195]; Soprano: Mellissa Hughes [BWV 195]; Alto: Luthien Brackett [BWV 195]; Tenor: Timothy Hodges [BWV 195]; Bass: Steven Hrycelak [BWV 195]; Bass: Jonathan Woody [BWV 195]

Trinity Wall Street

May 18, 2016

Video / TT: 74:44

Recorded at Trinity Church, Wall Street, New York City, New York, USA, in the frame of Bach at One Cantata Series.
Watch on Trinity Wall Street Website:
Complete Concert [74:44]


The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (January 2002 - December 2017)
Thanks to contributors: Frits V. Herbold (March 2012), Claude Role (June 2010, December 2017), Ehud Shiloni (August 2006), Anne Voisin, Discothèque Centrale de Radio France (December 2011)

Cantata BWV 195: Dem Gerechten muß das Licht immer wieder aufgehen for Wedding (1727-1731)
Details & Complete Recordings | Recordings of Individual Movements
Discussions: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4


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