Ratswechsel 1723

Bach Cantata Day Information:
Ratswechsel 1723

Occurs every August 30th. Not a liturgical day.

Occurrences:


Music for this day

  • Preise, Jerusalem, den Herrn, BWV 119
    (first performance 30 August 1723, Leipzig period)


This day's cantata is the fifth and last of the Leipzig Ratswechsel cantatas, Preise, Jerusalem, den Herrn, BWV 119, written for the occasion in 1723, Bach's first year in Leipzig.


Extra information

This day's cantata is the fifth and last of the Leipzig Ratswechsel cantatas, Preise, Jerusalem, den Herrn, BWV 119, written for the occasion in 1723, Bach's first year in Leipzig.

Playlist

WBCF0830-Ratswechsel 1723

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Image of the day

The Altes Rathaus (Old Town Hall) today, which houses the Museum of City History of Leipzig.

The Altes Rathaus (Old Town Hall) today, which houses the Museum of City History of Leipzig.