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Cantata BWV 52
Falsche Welt, dir trau ich nicht!

Ref.

BWV 52

German Title

Falsche Welt, dir trau ich nicht!

English Title

False world, I trust you not (liner notes to MHS recording)

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

Leipzig, 1726
1st performance: November 24, 1726 - Leipzig

Text

Adam Reusner (Mvt. 6); Anon (Mvts. 2-5)

Text: German-1 | German-2 | German-6 | NBA Text | Translations: Catalan-1 | Chinese-2 | Dutch-3 | English-1 | English-3I | English-3P | English-6 | English-10 | French-4 | French-6 | Hebrew-1 | Indonesian-1 | Italian-2 | Italian-4 | Japanese-6 | Russian-1 | Russian-3 | Spanish-2 | Spanish-7
Chorale: In dich hab' ich gehoffet, Herr

Scoring

Soloist: Soprano; 4-part Chorus
Orchestra: 2 horns, 3 oboes, bassoon, 2 violins, viola, organ, continuo
Mvt. 1: Sinfonia | Mvt. 2: Recitative | Mvt. 3: Aria | Mvt. 4: Recitative | Mvt. 5: Aria | Mvt. 6: Chorale

Score Vocal & Piano [1.24 MB] | Score BGA [2.35 MB]
Chorales: Mvt. 6
Capella: Mvt. 6 [cap]

References

BGA: XII/2 | NBA: I/26 | BC: A 160 | Zwang: K 160 | First Published: BG, 1863 | Autograph score (facsimile): Berlin, Staatsbibliothek | Provenance

Commentary

BCW | Crouch | AMG | Mincham | Role [French] | Reyes [Spanish]

Music

Music Examples

Discussions

Week of November 18, 2001; Week of February 10, 2008; Week of September 2, 2012

Contents

 

Complete Recordings
Recordings of Individual Movements

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

Cantatas Vol. 38 - conducted by Masaaki Suzuki

Recordings - Part 1

Complete Recordings

1

The RIAS Bach Cantatas Project (1949-1952) [C-5]

 
 

Cantata BWV 52 [16:51]

Karl Ristenpart

RIAS-Kammerchor / RIAS-Kammerorchester

Soprano: Agnes Giebel

Audite 21.415

Sep 7+8, 1950

9-CD / TT: 631:06
MP3 / TT: 629:09

Recorded at the Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin-Dahlem, Germany. Radio recordings. Previously unissued in any form.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 52 by K. Ristenpart.
Produser Comment | Press Kit German | Press Kit English
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2

J.S. Bach: Kantate BWV 52 Falsche Welt dir trau ich nic [Radio Recording] [R-10]

 

Cantata BWV 52 [16:40]

Karl Ristenpart

Singkreis Günter Karau / Kammerorchester des Saarländischen Rundfunks

Soprano: Ursula Buckel

Archiv Saarl.Rundf.

Nov 14, 1961

Tape

Recorded live in Saarbrücken, Saarland, Germany.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 52 by K. Ristenpart.

3

J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 52 & BWV 161 [C-1]
J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 52 & BWV 209
[C-4]

 

Cantata BWV 52 [15:52]

Heinz Markus Göttsche

Mannheim Bach Choir / Heidelberger Kammerorchester

Soprano: Nelly van der Spek

Musical Heritage Society MHS-1986
Da Camera SM-94016
Oryx BACH-
Bach Recordings BR-116

Jun 25-27, 1966

LP / TT: 37:52
LP / TT: 38:44
LP / TT: 38:44
LP / TT: 38:44

Recorded at Christuskirche, Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

4

J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 52 & BWV 84 [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 52 []

Kurt Redel

Choir and Orchestra "Pro Arte" Munich

Soprano: Agnes Giebel

Erato STU-70692

1972 or earlier (Late 1960's ?)

LP / TT: 46:50

Recorded at

5

J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk Complete Cantatas Les Cantates, Folge / Vol. 14 - BWV 51-52, BWV 54-56
J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk - Sacred Cantatas
Vol. 3 - BWV 37-52, 54-60
Bach-2000
Vol. 2: Sacred Cantatas 2 - BWV 48-52, 54-69, 69a, 70-99
Bach: Cantatas / Kantaten
Vol. 17 - BW52 & 54-56

 
 
 

Cantata BWV 52 [16:36]

Gustav Leonhardt

Knabenchor Hannover (Chorus Master: Heinz Hennig) / Leonhardt Consort

Boy Soprano: Seppi Kronwitter (Soloist of the Tölzer Knabenchor)

Telefunken 6.35304
Teldec 8.35304
Teldec 4509-91757-2
Teldec 3984-25707-2
Teldec 8573-81198-2
Warner Classics 8573-81198-5

Jan 26-27, 1975

2-LP / TT: 79 min
2-CD / TT: 79:27
6-CD / TT: 415:47
15-CD / TT: 963:00
CD / TT: 61:30
CD / TT: 61:30

Recorded at Doopsgezinde Kerk, Haarlem, the Netherlands.
Listen on YouTube: Cantata BWV 52: Complete Cantata [16:33] | Complete Cantata [16:39]
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6

Bach: Kantaten Cantatas BWV 84, BWV 52 & BWV 209 [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 52 [14:59]

Raymond Leppard

London Voices (Chorus Master: Terry Edwards) / English Chamber Orchestra

Soprano: Elly Ameling
Anthony Halstead & Christian Rutherford (Horns)
Continuo: Olga Hegedua (Violoncello); Thomas Martin (Double-bass); Graham Sheen (Bassoon); Christopher Bowers-Broadbent (Organ)

Philips 6514-142
Philips 7337-142.

1981 [P 1982]

LP / TT: 52:02
MC / TT: 52:02

Recorded in London, England.

7

Die Bach Kantate Vol. 59
Edition Bachakademie
Vol. 17

 

Cantata BWV 52 [15:02]

Helmuth Rilling

Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart / Bach-Collegium Stuttgart

Soprano: Arleen Augér

Hänssler 98:621
Hänssler 92.017

Oct 1982; Jun 1983

CD / TT: 60:20
CD / TT: 62:20

Recorded at Gedächtniskirche Stuttgart, Germany.
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8

Bach Edition Vol. 19 - Cantatas Vol. 10

 
 

Cantata BWV 52 [14:19]

Pieter Jan Leusink

Holland Boys Choir / Netherlands Bach Collegium

Soprano: Ruth Holton

Brilliant Classics 99378

Spring 2000

5-CD / TT: 356:48

Recorded at St. Nicolaschurch, Elburg, the Netherlands.
Listen on YouTube: Cantatas BWV 180, 197, 52 [65:10]
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9

Bach Cantatas Vol. 12: Tooting/Winchester
For the 22nd Sunday after Trinity
For the 23rd Sunday after Trinity

 
 

Cantata BWV 52 [14:55]

John Eliot Gardiner

Monteverdi Choir / English Baroque Soloists

Soprano: Gillian Keith

Soli Deo Gloria 171

Nov 26, 2000

2-CD / TT: 140:53

Live recordings from the Bach Cantata Pilgrimage, at Winchester Cathedral, England.
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10

J.S. Bach: Complete Cantatas Vol. 18

 
 

Cantata BWV 52 [13:49]

Ton Koopman

Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra & Choir

Soprano: Sibylla Rubens

Antoine Marchand CC-72218

Jun 21-27, 2001 [Mvts. 2-5]
Feb 21-23, 2003 [Mvts. 1, 6]

3-CD / TT: 193:02

Recorded at Waalse Kerk, Amsterdam, Holland.
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11

J.S. Bach: Cantatas Vol. 38 (Solo Cantatas) - BWV 52, 55, 82, 58

 
 

Cantata BWV 52 [14:27]

Masaaki Suzuki

Bach Collegium Japan

Soprano: Carolyn Sampson

BIS 1631

Sep 2006

SACD / TT: 65:49

Recorded at the Kobe Shoin Women's University Chapel, Japan.
See: Cantatas Vol. 38 - conducted by Masaaki Suzuki
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12

J.S. Bach: Geistliche Solokantaten für Sopran
J.S. Bach: Sacred Cantatas for Solo Soprano Nos. 51, 52, 84 and 199
[C-5]

Cantata BWV 52 [14:10]

Helmut Müller-Brühl

Bach Vokalensemble Köln / Kölner Kammerorchester

Soprano: Siri Thornhill

Naxos 8.570453

Feb 19-22, 2007

CD / TT: 70:36

Recorded at at Deutchlandfunk Sendesaal, Köln, Germany.
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13

J.S. Bach: Cantatas for the Complete Liturgical Year Vol. 15: "Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme" - Cantatas BWV 52 60 116 140

 

Cantata BWV 52 [14:50]

Sigiswald Kuijken

(OVPP - No Choir) / La Petite Bande

Soprano: Yeree Suh; Alto: Petra Noskaiova; Tenor: Christoph Genz; Bass: Jan Van der Crabben

Accent ACC-25315

Dec 5-8, 2011

SACD / TT: 71:16

Recorded at Beguinenhofkerk, Sint Truiden, Belgium.
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The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (November 2001 - January 2014)
Thanks to contributors: Rainer Baruth (January 2012), John Carroll (July 2005), Jacobus van Dijk
(May 2013), Frits V. Herbold (February 2012), Peter Schmidt (August 2006)

Cantata BWV 52: Details & Complete Recordings | Recordings of Individual Movements | Discussions: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3

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