Cantata No.87

Johann Sebastian Bach

Cantata No.87

BWV87 • “Bisher habt ihr nichts gebeten in meinem Namen”

About this work...

Composed for Rogation Sunday, which fell on May 13, 1725, Bach's Cantata No. 87 "Bischer habt ihr nichts gebeten in meinem Namen" (Until now you have asked for nothing in my name) (BWV 87) sets a text by Marianne von Ziegler based on verses from John 16, 24, 16, and 33 and concludes with Heinrich Muller's 1619 chorale ...

Done