Andreas Scholl, Markus MarklCollegium Vocale OrchestraPhilippe HerrewegheLabel: Harmonia Mundi | Copyright Policy Vergnügte Ruh - Arien von J.S. The 5 th CD includes solo cantatas - BWV 169, BWV 54, BWV 82, and BWV 51. Bach [C-1], Aria for Alto (Mvt. See: Bach Arias - conducted by Andrea Marcon with Angelika Kirchschlager 5 in D major, BWV 850, from the Well-tempered Clavier by Johann Sebastian Bach. Buy this album at: BWV 54 Title Widerstehe doch der Sünde Instrument Alto Genre cantatas Year 1714 City Weimar Lyricist Georg Christian Lehms Occasion Oculi (the fourth Sunday before Easter), seventh Sunday after Trinity First performance 4 March 1714 Special notes Bach used the first aria in the St Mark Passion, BWV 247, as Falsche Welt, dein schmeichelnd Küssen. Stand firm against sinning. Sony CD (2002): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de CD-2 [German]: Amazon.de Buy this album at: The text was written by Georg Christian Lehms for Oculi, the third Sunday in Lent, and published in 1711 in Gottgefälliges Kirchen-Opffer. Die Bach Kantate Vol. Cantata No. Music Download CD-1: Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk [3] He was appointed concertmaster of the Weimar court capelle of the co-reigning dukes Wilhelm Ernst and Ernst August of Saxe-Weimar, on 2 March 1714. [4], It is not clear what sort of alto singer (boy contralto? © 2000-2021 Bach Cantatas Website, Last update: Friday, August 30, 2019 02:32, Cantata BWV 170: Mvt. [10] The keys and time signatures are taken from Alfred Dürr, using the symbols for common time (4/4) and alla breve (2/2). My name is Iman de Zwarte. 1: Aria [5:43], Counter-tenor: Benno Schachtner 3.0 out of 5 stars 1 rating. Emmanuel Music continues to perform cycles of large-scale and chamber works by Bach, Handel, Mozart, Schubert, Brahms, Debussy, Haydn, Schoenberg, Weill, Wolf, Medelssohn, and Schumann under Artistic Director Ryan Turner. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 2000 CD release of Cantatas, Bwv 54-57 on Discogs. The text was published in a 1711 collection, dedicated to the Sunday Oculi. Bach wrote hundreds of pieces for organ, choir, as … None … As concertmaster, he assumed the principal responsibility for composing new works, specifically cantatas for the Schlosskirche (palace church), on a monthly schedule. Looking at the list of the soloists, most of them were unfamilto me, I have noticed that BWV 54 is sung by a Tenor singer, rather than the usual Alto. CD+DVD: Amazon.de, J. S. Bach : Cantate BWV 54, Wiederstehe doch der Sünde. BWV 54 and BWV 199 were suited to Bach's position in Weimar as the Court Organist, but not to that of the Concertmaster. The sortable listing is taken from the selection provided by Aryeh Oron on the Bach-Cantatas website. Sony CD (2002): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | ArkivMusic Watch on YouTube: 1) from Cantata BWV 54 [7:23], Alto: Sofya Preobrazhenskaya; Piano: Isayya Braudo, Recorded in Russia, USSR. CD (2003): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | RussianDVD, A Bach Celebration - Music from Bach Cantatas arranged for solo guitar and chamber orchestra [T-2], Aria for Alto (Mvt. BWV 751 — In dulci jubilo BWV 752 — Jesu, der du meine Seele BWV 753 — Jesu, meine Freude (fragment) BWV 754 — Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier BWV 755 — Nun freut euch, lieben Christen BWV 756 — Nun ruhen alle Wälder BWV 757 — O Herre Gott, dein göttlich's Wort BWV 758-761 — Chorale Preludes; BWV 762 — Vater unser im Himmelreich YouTube: May 22, 2011: Audio / TT: Recorded live at Eglise Réformée des Terreaux (Temple Lanterne), Lyon, France. Buy this album at: Cantata BWV 170: Mvt. Also known as Bach's German Magnificat, the work follows his chorale cantata format. The prescribed readings for the Sunday are from the Epistle to the Romans, "the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life" (Romans 6:19–23), and from the Gospel of Mark, the feeding of the 4000 (Mark 8:1–9). 1: Aria Widerstehe doch der Sünde [10:57], Mezzo-soprano: Helene Angelovska; Maja Kastratovich (Pipe Organ), Recorded & filmed at Daut Pashin Amam, Skopje, Macedonia. SACD Music Download: Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de, Aria for Alto Widerstehe doch der Sünde (Mvt. 1) from Cantata BWV 54 [6:17], Recorded at Garnisonskirken, Copenhagen, Denmark. Mezzo-soprano: Angelika Kirchschlager It is not known when Bach composed the work but is assumed that he performed it as part of his monthly cantata productions in 1714 on the seventh Sunday after Trinity, 15 July. Sony Classical SS-89924 [4] Bach may have composed the cantata already before taking up regular cantata compositions in Weimar. Another solo cantata - BWV 55 , is included in the 9 th CD, and the 7 th CD includes cantata BWV 208 ('Jagd Cantata'). [5], The Bach scholar Alfred Dürr suggested that Bach performed the cantata for the Seventh Sunday after Trinity of 1714. Giuliano Carmignola (Baroque Violin); Sony Classical SK-89924 [8] The manuscript title page reads: "Cantata.à 2 Violini, 2 Viole, Alto, Solo, 1: Aria Vergnügte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust & Cantata BWV 54: Mvt. He composed the solo cantata for alto in Weimar, probably for the seventh Sunday after Trinity and first performed it on 15 July 1714. [4], The final aria "Wer Sünde tut, der ist vom Teufel" (He who sins is of the devil)[1] is again a da capo aria, but shows elements of a four-part fugue for the voice, the violins in unison, the violas in unison and the continuo. The words "So zeigt sich nur ein leerer Schatten und übertünchtes Grab" (It shows itself as only an empty shadow and a whitewashed grave)[1] are expressed in "pale" harmonies. Music Download: Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de, Bach-A.N. MP3 / TT: 72:04, Recorded at Scuola Grande di San Giovanni Evangelista, Venice, Italy. 54, 'Widerstehe doch der Sünde,' BWV 54 (BC A51): No. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Recitative. Chorale cantatas between Trinity and Easter: Later additions to the chorale cantata cycle: International Music Score Library Project, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Widerstehe_doch_der_Sünde,_BWV_54&oldid=990633654, Pages using infobox musical composition with unknown parameters, Articles with International Music Score Library Project links, Articles with German-language sources (de), Wikipedia articles with MusicBrainz work identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WorldCat-VIAF identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 25 November 2020, at 16:49. Sophia Preobrazhenskaya - mezzo-soprano sings Bach, Handel, Purcell (Collected Recordings Vol. 1: Aria [5:43], The list of recordings was cby Aryeh Oron (March 2000 - August 2019) In the following table of the movements, the scoring follows the Neue Bach-Ausgabe. [4] The cantata is the first of four written for a single alto soloist, the others, all composed in 1726, being Geist und Seele wird verwirret, BWV 35, Vergnügte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust, BWV 170, and Gott soll allein mein Herze haben, BWV 169, two of which also have texts by Lehms. Aria–recit–aria. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Bach: Cantatas, BWV 54-57 - Helmuth Rilling on AllMusic - 1983 Listen on YouTube: The solo voice is accompanied by strings: two violin parts, two viola parts and continuo. Emmanuel Music continues to perform cycles of large-scale and chamber works by Bach, Handel, Mozart, Schubert, Brahms, Debussy, Haydn, Schoenberg, Weill, Wolf, Medelssohn, and Schumann under Artistic Director Ryan Turner. Thanks to contributors: David (February 2002), Piotr Jaworski (November 2002), Bradley Lehman (April 2004), Alexander Volkov (August 2006), Terms of Use [6][7] However, Weldig's designation as "falsettist" may indicate that he was a soprano and not an alto. [2], The recitative "Die Art verruchter Sünden" (The way of vile sins)[1] is secco, accompanied by the continuo. [12] The sortable table is based on the listing on the Bach Cantatas website. The alto part is played on guitar [7:20], Guitar: Christopher Parkening, Cello: Douglas Davis, Cantate BWV 170: Mvt. The cantata text relates to the epistle of both Sundays, but shows no connection to either Gospel. listeners to the need to 'stand firm against all sinning, or its poison will possess you'". Die Art verruchter Sünden Producer: Andreas Neubronner (Tritonus); Executive Producer: Jeremy Caulton; Recording Engineer: Markus Heiland (Tritonus). BWV 143: Lobe den Herrn, meine Seele (author uncertain) BWV 144: Nimm, was dein ist, und gehe hin; BWV 145: Ich lebe, mein Herze, zu deinem Ergötzen; BWV 146: Wir müssen durch viel Trübsal in das Reich Gottes eingehen Sony Music Download: Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | iTunes [2][3] It is his first extant church cantata for a solo voice, followed by Mein Herze schwimmt im Blut, BWV 199, for soprano. Cantata BWV 56 Ich will den Kreuzstab gerne tragen. 1) from Cantata BWV 54 [8:50]. MP3 / TT: 72:04 Cantata BWV 54: Mvt. : del J.S.B.".[9]. high tenor?) [11] Gardiner describes the theme as "insinuating chromatic" and the "contorted counter-subject to portray the wily shackles of the devil".[3]. An abbreviated version of that second edition, known as BWV 2a, was published in 1998. 4 in D minor Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis 775 Johann Sebastian Bach Performed by Valery Lloyd-Watts [4] The continuo, playing throughout, is not shown. 1) from BWV 54, adapted to guitar & chamber orchestra by Patrick Ross. Bach Cantatas BWV 54-57 Import J.S. Sony CD (2002): Amazon.com Bach. It is Bach's first extant church cantata for a solo voice. The duration is given as 14 minutes. The topic is to resist sin, based on the Epistle of James. 1: Aria & Cantata BWV 54: Mvt. The text of the short work was written by Georg Christian Lehms, for two arias and a connecting recitative. Prelude and Fugue No. The history of the composition is not clear. Widerstehe doch der Sünde (Just resist sin), BWV 54, is a church cantata by Johann Sebastian Bach.He composed the solo cantata for alto in Weimar between 1711 and 1714, and probably performed it on the seventh Sunday after Trinity, 15 July 1714.It is Bach's first extant church cantata for a solo voice. If the cantata was written early in Bach's (second) Weimar period, then perhaps the soloist could have been Adam Immanuel Weldig, the only falsettist in the Weimar court chapel in 1708 (the other five singers being a bass, two tenors and two teenage discantists). [3] The first line of movement 3 quotes 1 John 3:8. Reynier Guerrero & Amandine Beaulieu (Violins); Alix Boivert & Simon Pierre (Viola); Jean-Baptiste Valfré (Violoncello); Sarah Van Oudenhove (Violone), Recorded live at Eglise Réformée des Terreaux (Temple Lanterne), Lyon, France. Il delirio fantastico [C-2], Cantata Widerstehe doch der Sünde, BWV 54: Mvt. Weldig left Weimar in 1713[7] so could not have sung if the first performance was as late as 1714 as suggested by Dürr. BWV 54 and introducing myself: Iman de Zwarte wrote (November 24, 2004): Well, I don't want to disturb many interesting discussions, but Aryeh invited me to introduce myself and announce an arrangement of cantata BWV 54 "Widerstehe doch der Sünde". [PDF + MP3 (digital sound)] + Video - Horn and String quartet - Baroque * License : Public Domain - Widerstehe doch der Sünde (Just resist sin), BWV 54, is a church cantata by Johann Sebastian Bach. The final lines are arioso and illustrate in Sie ist als wie ein scharfes Schwert, das uns durch Leib und Seele fährt (It is like a sharp sword, that pierces through body and soul)[1] the movement of the sword by fast runs in the continuo. 43 (Cantatas BWV 54, 186, 107) Edition Bachakademie Vol. Music Download CD-2: Amazon.de He composed the solo cantata for alto in Weimar between 1711 and 1714, and probably performed it on the seventh Sunday after Trinity, 15 July 1714. might have been the intended or actual first performer of "Widerstehe doch der Sünde", especially given its low range and tessitura compared with other alto solo writing by Bach such as Geist und Seele wird verwirret, BWV 35 or Vergnügte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust, BWV 170. John Eliot Gardiner and others assume Oculi that year which would make it the earliest cantata performed after the promotion. Cantata 56 was written for the 19th Sunday after Trinity in 1726 (October 27 that year). [12] The type of orchestra is roughly shown as a large group by red background, and as an ensemble playing period instruments in historically informed performance by green background. 'Bach works catalogue'; German: [̍ˈbax ˈvɛrkə fɛrˈtsaɪçnɪs]) is a catalogue of compositions by Johann Sebastian Bach.It was first published in 1950, edited by Wolfgang Schmieder.The catalogue's second edition appeared in 1990. | Privacy Policy Tarkmann: Concerto after Cantata BWV 54, arranged for solo English horn & chamber orchestra [9:40], Recorded at St. Paul's Church, Deptford, London, England. [4], The cantata, structured in three movements, is scored as chamber music for a solo alto voice, two violins (Vl), two violas (Va), and basso continuo (Bc). The first movement, "Widerstehe doch der Sünde" (Just resist sin)[1] is a da capo aria, which opens with a surprising dissonance and leaves its key of E-flat major open until a cadence in measure 8. Bach. Cantata BWV 54 Widerstehe doch der Sünde Discography - Part 5: Complete Recordings 1980-1989 < Complete Recordings 1970-1979: Complete Recordings 1990-1999 > [11] Dürr describes it as a call to resistance and compares it to the beginning of the recitative "Siehe, ich stehe vor der Tür", a call to be ready, in the cantata for Advent Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, BWV 61, composed in 1714. Invention no. About 'Church Cantatas - BWV 54 Widerstehe doch der Sünde ' Artist: Bach, Johann Sebastian (sheet music) Born: 21 March 1685 , Eisenach Died: 28 July 1750 , Leipzig The Artist: One of the greatest composers of all time. KulturSPIEGEL Emmanuel Music is a Boston-based ensemble of singers and instrumentalists founded in 1970 by Craig Smith to perform the complete sacred cantatas of J.S. Listen on YouTube: Cantata BWV 54… = 1: Aria [10:57], Bach: Arias [C-1] è Cont. CD / TT: 72:49 Widerstehe doch der Sünde (Just resist sin),[1] BWV 54,[a] is a church cantata by Johann Sebastian Bach. 1: Aria, Bach Arias - conducted by Andrea Marcon with Angelika Kirchschlager. Producer: Konstantin. Gardiner comments: "It is a deliberate shock tactic to rouse his [2] It concentrates on avoiding sin, based on the Epistle of James. The Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis (BWV; lit. CD / TT: 72:49 Chapter 66 BWV 54 Widerstehe doch der Sünde. SACD (2003): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de =, CD / TT: 72:49 From the project Cantates de Bach à Lyon. adult male falsettist? Buy this album at: CD: Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de | Amazon.de The composition begins with a striking dissonant chord. Praeludium & Fuga G-dur / G Major BWV 541 This is the prelude only BWV 541,1 composed by J.S. A solo cantata for alto voice. Bach (Composer), Helmuth Rilling (Performer), Bach-Ensemble (Performer) & Format: Audio CD. I'm a dutch organist and churchmusician living in Norway. Emmanuel Music is a Boston-based ensemble of singers and instrumentalists founded in 1970 by Craig Smith to perform the complete sacred cantatas of J.S. 2. 1), Aria for Alto (Mvt. Preobrazhensky; Remastering: Anatoly Lichintsky; Editor: Tatiana Markelova 1: Aria & Cantata BWV 54: Mvt. [4], While Dürr assumes that Bach first performed the cantata on 15 July 1714,[4] other scholars arrive at different dates. From the project Cantates de Bach à Lyon. NB This is the fourth of a group of eight cantatas (150, 131, 143, 54, 132, 152, 161 and 158,) all known or believed to be early works. BWV 141: Das ist je gewisslich wahr (by Georg Philipp Telemann) BWV 142: Uns ist ein Kind geboren (by Johann Kuhnau?) In 1724 Johann Sebastian Bach composed the church cantata Meine Seel erhebt den Herren, BWV 10, as part of his second cantata cycle.Taken from Martin Luther's German translation of the Magnificat canticle ("Meine Seele erhebt den Herren"), the title translates as "My soul magnifies the Lord". KulturSPIEGEL CD: Amazon.com CD-1 [International]: Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de 2. [3] Bach used the first aria again in his St Mark Passion.