Cantata No.147

Johann Sebastian Bach

Cantata No.147

BWV147 • “Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben”

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Johann Sebastian Bach's sacred Cantata No. 147 "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben" (BWV 147) (Heart and Mouth, Deeds and Life), was written for the feast of the Visitation of the Virgin Mary and first performed in its final definitive form in Leipzig to mark the feast day, July 2, 1723. Much of the work originated during... read more