Trinitatis IX

Sunday 18 August 2019

Trinitatis IX or 9th Sunday after Trinitatis

Today is Trinitatis IX or the 9th Sunday after Trinitatis. Three cantatas for you today, from the first, second and third annual cantata cycle Bach commenced when he was appointed as Thomaskantor in Leipzig (1723, 1724 and 1725).

Cantatas

  • Herr, gehe nicht ins Gericht mit deinem Knecht, BWV 105
    (first performance 25 July 1723)
  • Was frag ich nach der Welt, BWV 94
    (first performance 6 August 1724)
  • Tue Rechnung! Donnerwort, BWV 168
    (first performance 29 July 1725)

Extra information

The All of Bach website (in Dutch) also has a page with information and a performance of BWV 105:
http://allofbach.com/nl/bwv/bwv-105/

Playlist

WBC50-Trinitatis IX or 9th Sunday after Trinitatis

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Image of the day

The exterior of the Thomaskirche in Leipzig.

The exterior of the Thomaskirche in Leipzig.