Cantata No.82

Johann Sebastian Bach

Cantata No.82

BWV82 • “Ich habe genug”

About this work...

Composed for the Feast of the Purification of Mary, which fell on February 2, 1727, Bach's Cantata No. 82 "Ich habe genug" (It is enough) (BWV 82) sets an anonymous text on the Gospel of Luke 2, 22-32. Like Christ lag in Todesbanden (BWV 4) and "Ich will den Kreuzstab gerne tragen" (BWV 56), it is not a chorale cantata... read more