Komm, du süße Todesstunde, BWV 161 (Johann Sebastian Bach)
- Contributor: Paolo Pandolfo (submitted 2017-06-03). Score information: A4, 20 pages, 1.37 MB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: A scan of the piano-vocal score by Berhard Todt.
First published: 1887 in Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 33
Opus: BWV 161, 6 movements
Description: Composed for the 16th Sunday after Trinity; perhaps first performed 27 September 1716, after the libretto's 1715 publication. The cantata was revised for Candlemas in 1737 & 1746.
- Komm, du süße Todesstunde at the Petrucci Music Library (IMSLP)
View the Wikipedia article on BWV 161.
- Bach-cantatas site, with links to libretto and translations.
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