Cantata No.10

Johann Sebastian Bach

Cantata No.10

BWV10 • “Meine Seel' erhebt den Herrn”

About this work...

Composed for the Feast of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, celebrated on July 2, Bach's Cantata No. 10 "Meine Sell erhebt den Herren" (My soul doth magnify the Lord) (BWV 10) sets not a Protestant hymn as nearly all his other chorale cantatas do, but instead the Magnificat, a Marian canticle drawn from Luke 1...