‘Funeral Ode’ for the Queen of Poland BWV 198
Laß, Fürstin, laß noch einen Strahl (Let, Princess, let still one more glance) is a secular cantata composed as a funeral ode by Johann Sebastian Bach, first performed on 17 October 1727. In Wolfgang Schmieder's catalogue of Bach's works (BWV) it was assigned the number 198. It is also known as Trauerode or as Trauerode: auf den Tod der Königin Christiane Eberhardine.
Performances & Interviews
- JS Bach: ‘Funeral Ode’ for the Queen of Poland BWV198https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03y0rbp.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03y0rbp.jpg2016-06-11T13:02:00.000ZBuilding a Library recommends a recording of JS Bach's 'Funeral Ode' for the Queen of Poland BWV198.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03y0rby
JS Bach: ‘Funeral Ode’ for the Queen of Poland BWV198Building a Library recommends a recording of JS Bach's 'Funeral Ode' for the Queen of Poland BWV198.