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Original source: Cantata, Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147 (bach–digital page)
Chorale Text: Jesu, meiner Seelen Wonne (verses 6 & 16), by Martin Jahn (1661)
Tune: Werde munter mein Gemüte, by Johann Schop (1642) (Zahn 6551)
First Performance: 2 July 1723, Feast of the Visitation of Mary
Appearance in Early Collections (Key):
Other Harmonizations: BWVs 55.5, 146.8, 154.3, 244.40, 359, 360
Instrumentation: Colla parte — S: trumpet. A: none. T: none. B: continuo. Instrumental texture — violin 1 & 2, viola, continuo.
Score: D–B Mus. ms. Bach P 102
Parts: D–B Mus.ms. Bach St 46
This chorale did not appear in the earlier 1716 Weimar version of BWV 147 (bach–digital info page) but was added in the 1723 Leipzig revision.
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