Reißt euch los, bedrängte Sinnen, BWV 224

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Reißt euch los, bedrängte Sinnen (You are torn loose, afflicted sinners), BWV 224,[a] is a cantata by Johann Sebastian Bach. He composed it in Leipzig in 1724 for an unknown occasion.[1] The author of the text is unknown and there are only 30 measures of aria for soprano extant, copied by C. P. E. Bach.[2][3]


  1. ^ "BWV" is Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis, a thematic catalogue of Bach's works.


  1. ^ Schilling, Ulrike (1994). Philipp Spitta. Bärenreiter. p. 272. ISBN 978-3-7618-1181-8. 
  2. ^ "Cantata BWV 224". bach-cantatas. Retrieved 18 May 2013. 
  3. ^ Crouch, Simon (1999). "Cantata BWV 224". Classical Net. Retrieved 7 June 2013.