Gott ist unsre Zuversicht, BWV 197 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Recitative and Arioso: 'So wie es Gott mit dir / Wohl dir, wohl dir!' (No.7)

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Editor Wilhelm Rust (1822–1892)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 13 (pp.95-144)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1864. Plate B.W. XIII (1).
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Editor Frederick Hudson (1913-1999)
Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie I. Kantaten
Band 33. Trauungskantaten (pp.117-70)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1958. Plate BA 5010.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

Chorus: 'Gott ist unsre Zuversicht' (No.1)

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Aria: 'Schläfert allen Sorgenkummer' (No.3)

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Aria: 'O du angenehmes Paar' (No.6)

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Recitative and Arioso: So wie es Gott mit dir / Wohl dir, wohl dir! (No.7)

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Aria: 'Vergnügen und Lust' (No.8)

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General Information

Work Title Gott ist unsre Zuversicht
Alternative. Title God is our confidence
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 185553490; LCCN: n89646939; GND: 300009054; BNF: 13927656h
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 197 ; BC B 16
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 253
Key D major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 parts (in 10 movements):
  • Prima Parte
1. Chorus: Gott ist unsre Zuversicht
2. Recitative (bass): Gott ist und bleibt der beste Sorger
3. Aria (alto): Schläfert allen Sorgenkummer
4. Recitative (bass): Drum folget Gott und seinem Triebe
5. Chorale: Du süße Lieb, schenk uns deine Gunst
  • Secundo Parte
6. Aria (bass): O du angenehmes Paar
7. Recitative and Arioso (soprano): So wie es Gott mit dir / Wohl dir, wohl dir!
8. Aria (soprano): Vergnügen und Lust
9. Recitative (bass): Und dieser frohe Lebenslauf
10. Chorale: So wandelt froh auf Gottes Wegen
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1736-37 in Leipzig
First Performance. 1735-37 or 39 or 42 in Leipzig
First Publication. 1864 (BGA)
Librettist see below
Anonymous (Nos.1-4, 6-9)
Martin Luther (1483-1546) (No.5)
Georg Neumark (1621-1681) (No.10)
Language German
Dedication Wedding
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Voices: soprano, alto, bass; mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 2 oboes, 1 (or 2) oboe(s) d’amore, 1 (or 2) bassoon(s) (obbligato),
3 trumpets, timpani, strings, continuo (harpsichord and/or organ)
Related Works Ehre sei Gott in der Höhe, BWV 197a (Original)
Primary Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links Wikipedia article
Bach-Cantatas.com

Misc. Comments

Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach