BWV deest (O Traurigkeit)

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Original source: Chorale, O Traurigkeit, o Herzeleid, BWV deest (from the St. Mark Passion Pasticcio)
Chorale Text: O Traurigkeit, o Herzeleid!, by Friedrich von Spee (1628)
Tune: O Traurigkeit, o Herzeleid!, Mainz/Würzburg 1628 (Zahn 1915)
First Performance: 19 April 1726, Good Friday
Appearance in Early Collections (Key): None
Other Harmonizations: BWV 404


This chorale survives by way of the St. Mark Passion Pasticcio, which can be viewed at www.bach– and is identified as D–B Mus. ms. 11471/1. It has not been assigned a unique BWV number.

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