Cantata "Dem Gerechten muss das Licht immer wieder aufgehen" BWV 195

bwv195.nwcNovember 201119.39 kB00:04:35
Composer:Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750), German
Lyricist:Psalm 97,11-12
First Line:Dem Gerechten muss das Licht immer wieder aufgehen
Genre:Baroque, vocal sacred music
Instruments:Trumpets I-III, Timpani, Oboe I-II, Flutes I-II ad lib, Strings, SATB/SATB choir and B.C.
Submitter:Forestier, Yann
Email:yannforestier (e-mail)
Wedding cantata calling for huge orchestral and vocal forces. The two fugal themes are dynamically enhanced in the NWC file.
"For the righteous must the light ever new be arising, and gladness for upright spirits. O ye righteous, glad be in the Lord, and thanks give Him and praise Him for his holiness / for His name's sake."