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Johann Ernst Bach
Motet Unser Wandel ist im Himmel, BWV Anh 165

Ref.

BWV Anh. 165

German Title

Unser Wandel ist im Himmel

English Title

Our commonwealth is in heaven

French Title

 

Spanish Title

 

Event

Motet for unknown event

Composed

Composed by Johann Ernst Bach
Performed by J.S. Bach in Leipzig 1740's [speculation]

Text

Philppians 3: 20-21a, 2 Corinthians 5: 8 (Mvt. 1); Anon (Mvt. 2)

German-5 | Translations: English-3

Scoring

Choir: S, A, T, B
Orchestra: Continuo

Score

References

BGA: | NBA: III/3 | BC: | First Published:

Commentary

 

Music

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Comments

The Motet is based on Mvts. 3, 4 & 6 from BWV 222 / Anh. III 157-> (Cantata Mein Odem ist schwach by Johann Ernst Bach).

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1

The Apocryphal Bach Motets [V-2]

J.E. Bach: Motet Unser Wandel ist im Himmel, BWV Anh 165 [6:53]

Wolfgang Helbich

Alsfelder Vokalensemble

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CPO 999235

Mar 25-28, 1993

CD / TT: 55:27

Recorded at Ev Pfarrkirch Brotterode, Germany.
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2

J.S. Bach: Die Motetten (The Motets and Related Works) [C-1]

 

J.E. Bach: Motet Unser Wandel ist im Himmel, BWV Anh 165 [6:33]

Jörg Straube

Norddeutscher Figuralchor / Baroque Brass of London, Bach Orchestra-Hannover

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Thorofon 2481/2

2003

2-CD / TT: 131:56

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The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (December 2008)

Johann Ernst Bach: Short Biography | Cantata BWV 222 | Motet Unser Wandel ist im Himmel, BWV Anh 165

Recordings & Discussions of Other Vocal Works: Main Page | Motets BWV 225-231 | Mass in B minor BWV 232 | Missae Breves & Sanctus BWV 233-242 | Magnificat BWV 243 | Matthäus-Passion BWV 244 | Johannes-Passion BWV 245 | Lukas-Passion BWV 246 | Markus-Passion BWV 247 | Weihnachts-Oratorium BWV 248 | Oster-Oratorium BWV 249 | Chorales BWV 250-438 | Geistliche Lieder BWV 439-507 | AMN BWV 508-523 | Quodlibet BWV 524 | Aria BWV 1127

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