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Recordings & Discussions of Cantatas: Cantatas BWV 1-50 | Cantatas BWV 51-100 | Cantatas BWV 101-150 | Cantatas BWV 151-200 | Cantatas BWV 201-224 | Cantatas BWV Anh | Order of Discussion

Cantata BWV 70a
Wachet! betet! betet! wachet!

Ref.

BWV 70a

German Title

Wachet! betet! betet! wachet!

English Title

Watch! Pray! Pray! Watch! (by Francis Browne)

Event

Cantata for the 2nd Sunday in Advent
Readings: Epistle: Romans 15: 4-13; Gospel: Luke 21: 25-36

Composed

Weimar, 1716 | 1st performance: December 6, 1716 - Weimar

Text

Salomo Franck (Mvts. 1-5); Christian Keymann (Mvt. 6)

Text: German-1 | German-5 | German-6 | Translations: Dutch-3 | English-1 | English-3 | English-10 | French | Hebrew | Italian | Japanese | Portuguese | Spanish
Chorale Text: Meinen Jesum laß' ich nicht

Scoring

Music lost

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References

BGA: - | NBA: - | BC: A 4 | Zwang: - | First Published: - | Provenance

Commentaries

BCW | Crouch | Role [French]

Music

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Discussions

Week of November 24, 2002; Week of December 18, 2005; Week of October 14, 2012

Contents

Details of Cantata BWV 70a
Complete Recording of Cantata BWV 70
Recordings of Individual Movements from Cantata BWV 70

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

 

Recordings - Not Recorded

 

Prepared by Aryeh Oron (August 2003 - August 2013)

Cantata BWV 70 & BWV 70a: Details & Complete Recordings of BWV 70 | Recordings of Individual Movements from BWV 70 | Details of BWV 70a | Discussions: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3

Recordings & Discussions of Cantatas: Cantatas BWV 1-50 | Cantatas BWV 51-100 | Cantatas BWV 101-150 | Cantatas BWV 151-200 | Cantatas BWV 201-224 | Cantatas BWV Anh | Order of Discussion

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