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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
Musical Context: Motets & Chorales for Sundays in Advent

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 | German-7
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

Autograph Score (Facsimile): D-B Mus. ms. Bach St 95 [Bach Digital]

References

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

Commentaries

English: BCW | Crouch
Role [French]

Music

-

Discussions

Week of November 24, 2002; Week of December 18, 2005; Week of October 14, 2012; Week of November 22, 2015

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)
Discussions - Part 4 (4th round)

 

Recordings - Not Recorded

 

Prepared by Aryeh Oron (August 2003 - November 2015)

Cantata BWV 70: Details & Complete Recordings | Recordings of Individual Movements from
Cantata BWV 70a: Details
Discussions:
Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4

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