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Cantata BWV 5
Wo soll ich fliehen hin?

Ref.

BWV 5

German Title

Wo soll ich fliehen hin?

English Title

Whither shall I flee? (by Richard Stokes)

Event

Chorale Cantata for the 19th Sunday after Trinity
Readings: Epistle: Ephesians 4: 22-28; Gospel: Matthew 9: 1-8
Musical Context: Motets & Chorales for 19th Sunday after Trinity

Composed

Leipzig, 1724
1st performance: October 15, 1724 - Leipzig
2nd performance: 1732-1735 - Leipzig

Text

Johann Heermann (Mvts. 1, 7); Anon (Mvts. 2-6)

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

Scoring

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

Score Vocal & Piano [1.58 MB] | Score BGA [2.40 MB]
Chorales: Mvt. 4 | Mvt. 7
Capella: Mvt. 7 [cap]
Scores Examples: Mvt. 1
Chorale Melody: Wo soll ich fliehen hin / Auf meinen lieben Gott

References

BGA: I | NBA: I/24 | BC: A 145 | Zwang: K 92 | First Published: BG, 1851 | Autograph score (facsimile): Private collection, London | Provenance

Commentary

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

Music

Music Examples

Discussions

Week of October 21, 2001; Week of October 1, 2006; Week of May 20, 2012

Contents

 

Complete Recordings
Recordings of Individual Movements

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

Cantatas Vol. 27 - conducted by Masaaki Suzuki
Morimur - by Hilliard Ensemble

Discography - Part 1

Complete Recordings

1

J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk · Complete Cantatas · Les Cantates, Folge / Vol. 2 - BWV 5-8
J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk · Sacred Cantatas
Vol. 1 - BWV 1-14, 16-19
Bach-2000
Vol. 1: Sacred Cantatas 1 - BWV 1-14, 16-47
Bach: Cantatas / Kantaten
Vol. 2 - BWV 4-6

 
 

Cantata BWV 5 [22:46]

Nikolaus Harnoncourt

Wiener Sängerknaben & Chorus Viennensis (Chorus Master: Hans Gillesberger) / Concentus Musicus Wien

Boy Soprano: Soloist of the Wiener Sängerknaben (No Name); Alto: Paul Esswood; Tenor: Kurt Equiluz; Bass: Max van Egmond

Telefunken 6.35028
Teldec 8.35028 ZL
Teldec 4509-91755-2
Teldec 3984-25706-2
Teldec 8573-81123-2
Warner Classics 8573-81123-5

Jan 1971

2-LP / TT: 88 min
2-CD / TT: 86:58
6-CD / TT: 386:45
15-CD / TT: 999:37
CD / TT: 62:07
CD / TT: 62:07

Recorded at Casino Zögernitz, Vienna, Austria (?).
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2

J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwork (4) [B-4]

Hans Grischkat

Schwäbischer Singkreis Stuttgart / Bach-Orchester Stuttgart

Soprano: Csilla Zentai; Alto: Elisabeth Wacker; Tenor: Peter Wetzler; Bass: Michael Schopper

Corona / MHS / FSM Candide

May 1972

LP / TT: 22:31

 

3

Bach Cantatas Vol. 5 - Sundays after Trinity II

Karl Richter

Münchener Bach-Chor / Münchener Bach-Orchester

Soprano: Edith Mathis; Contralto: Trudeliese Schmidt; Tenor: Peter Schreier; Bass: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau

Archiv Produktion

Oct 1977; Feb, Mar, May 1978

TT: 22:20

Recorded at Herkules-Saal, München, Germany.
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4

Die Bach Kantate Vol. 54
Edition Bachakademie
Vol. 2

Helmuth Rilling

Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart / Bach-Collegium Stuttgart

Soprano: Arleen Augér; Alto: Carolyn Watkinson; Tenor: Aldo Baldin; Bass: Wolfgang Schöne

Hänssler

Feb, Oct 1979

TT: 20:10

Recorded at Gedächtniskirche Stuttgart, Germany.
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5

J.S. Bach: Cantatas "Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis" BWV 21 & "Wo soll ich fliehen hin" BWV 5 [C-1]

Jacques Vanherenthals

Chapelle des Minimes

Soprano: Hildegard Van Overstraeten; Contralto: Rita De Plancke; Tenor: Jan Caals; Bass: Jan Van der Crabben

La Chapelle des Minimes

Oct 1994

TT: 24:21

Recorded live at the Church of Minimes, Brussels, Belgium.
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6

J.S. Bach: Kóralkantáták II [C-2]

 

Cantata BWV 5 []

Salamon Kamp

Lutherania Choir (Lutheránia énekkar) / Matáv Szimfonikus Zenekar

Soprano: Noémi Kiss; Alto: Éva Lax; Tenor: Péter Marosvári; Tamás Sackaliczky (Organ)

Lutherania

Jun 7, 1998

MP3 / TT

Recorded live during 9h Budapest Bach Weeks, at Deák téri evangélikus templom (Lutheran Church), Budapest, Hungary.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 5 by S. Kamp.
Download this recording from: Lutherania: Recordings [MP3]

7

J.S. Bach: Complete Cantatas Vol. 11

 

Cantata BWV 5 [20:03]

Ton Koopman

Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra & Choir

Soprano: Sibylla Rubens; Alto: Annette Markert; Tenor: Christoph Prégardien; Bass: Klaus Mertens

Erato 8573-80215-2
Antoine Marchand CC-72211

Oct 1999

3-CD / TT: 191:36

Recorded at Waalse Kerk, Amsterdam, Holland.
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8

Bach Edition Vol. 18 - Cantatas Vol. 9

 
 

Cantata BWV 5 [22:07]

Pieter Jan Leusink

Holland Boys Choir / Netherlands Bach Collegium

Soprano: Ruth Holton; Alto: Sytse Buwalda; Tenor: Nico van der Meel; Bass: Bas Ramselaar

Brilliant Classics

Spring 2000

TT:

Recorded at St. Nicolaschurch, Elburg, Holland.
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9

Bach Cantatas Vol. 10: Potsdam / Wittenberg
For the 19th Sunday after Trinity
For for the Feast of Reformation

 
 

Cantata BWV 5 [21:37]

John Eliot Gardiner

Monteverdi Choir / English Baroque Soloists

Soprano: Joanne Lunn; Counter-tenor: William Towers; Tenor: James Gilchrist; Bass: Peter Harvey

Soli Deo Gloria 110

Oct 29, 2000

2-CD / TT: 121:46

Live recording from the Bach Cantata Pilgrimage, at Erlöserkirche, Potsdam, Germany.
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10

J.S. Bach: Cantatas Vol. 27 - Cantatas from Leipzig 1724 - BWV 5, 80, 115

 

Cantata BWV 5 [20:51]

Masaaki Suzuki

Bach Collegium Japan

Soprano: Susanne Rydén; Counter-tenor: Pascal Bertin; Tenor: Gerd Türk; Bass: Peter Kooy

BIS 1421

Sep 6-9, 2003

CD / TT: 68:18

Recorded at the Kobe Shoin Women's University Chapel, Japan.
See: Cantatas Vol. 27 - conducted by Masaaki Suzuki
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11

In Memoriam '56 - 50 éves évforduló (In Memoriam 1956 - 50 Year Anniversary) [C-13]

 

Cantatas BWV 5 [21:35]

Salamon Kamp

Lutherania Choir & Chamber orchestra (Lutheránia énekkar és kamarazenekar)

Soprano: Mária Zádori; Alto: Atala Schöck; Tenor: unknown; Bass: unknown

YouTube

Oct 22, 2006

TV Broadcast / TT: 90:28

Recorded & filmed live during Ünnepi megemlékezés és hangverseny, Istentisztelet keretében Kolozsvár, evangélikus templom (Celebration and commemoration concert, church service under Cluj-Napoca, the Lutheran Church), Romania.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 5 by S. Kamp.
Watch this performance on YouTube: Part 2: Complete Cantata BWV 5 [21:35]

The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (October 2001 - July 2012)
Thanks to contributors: Matthias Hansen (March 2006), Frits V. Herbold (March 2012), John Pike (August 2005), Walter Roth (June 2004), Michael Telles (May 2005)

Cantata BWV 5: Details & Complete Recordings | Recordings of Individual Movements | Discussions: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3

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