Ich habe genung

(I have now enough) for bass, oboe, strings and basso continuo

Ich lasse dich nicht, du segnest mich denn

(I’ll not let thee go, thou must bless me first) for tenor and bass, vocal ensemble (closing chorale), transverse flute, oboe d’amore, strings and basso continuo

Erfreute Zeit im neuen Bunde

(O joyous day of the new order) for alto, tenor and bass, vocal ensemble corno I+II, oboe I+II, violino concertato, strings and basso continuo

Mit Fried und Freud ich fahr dahin

(In peace and joy do I depart) for alto, tenor and bass, vocal ensemble, horn, flute, oboe d’amore, strings and continuo. Throughout his chorale cantata project for the 1724/25 church year, Bach was not only required to compose compositions for the regular Sunday services, but also a hymn-based cantata for the Marian Feasts and other … Read More