About this work...
Buxtehude uses the first three verses of the chorale Herlzlich lieb hab ich dich, o Herr, by Martin Schalling as a source for both text and music in this cantata. The work is scored for two sopranos, alto, tenor, bass, two violins, two violas, violone or bassoon, and continuo. The first verse of the chorale is sung by ... read more
Curated by Julian Sarmiento, Double bassist