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The Cantatafinder provides a fan-made database that covers Johann Sebastian Bach’s surviving church cantatas performed under the direction of Sir John Eliot Gardiner during the Bach Cantata Pilgrimage.

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Key data on the work "Brich dem Hungrigen dein Brot" by Johann Sebastian Bach:

Johann Sebastian Bach
BWV 39
TITLE Brich dem Hungrigen dein Brot
GENRE sacred cantata
OCCASION 01st Sunday after Trinity
CHOIR four-part
SOLO VOICE soprano, alto, basso
INSTRUMENTS flauto dolce I, flauto dolce II, oboe I, oboe II, violino I, violino II, viola, basso continuo
1st PERFORMANCE Leipzig, 23 June 1726

This work uses the hymn "Freu dich sehr, o meine Seele"
in the chorale "Selig sind, die aus Erbarmen Sich annehmen fremder Not,..."

You can find the above work in this recording:

VENUE AND DATE London, St. Giles Cripplegate live recording, 25 or 26 June 2000
Monteverdi Choir, Gillian Keith, Wilke te Brummelstroete, Dietrich Henschel, English Baroque Soloists, Sir John Eliot Gardiner
TRACK NOs 15 16 17 18 19 20 21

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