Sei Lob und Ehr dem höchsten Gut, BWV 117 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Aria: 'Was unser Gott geschaffen hat' (No.3)

For Trumpet and Organ (Rondeau)

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Sheet Music

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Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, n.d.(ca.1728-31)
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Editor Alfred Dörffel (1821-1905)
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Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 24 (pp.159-82)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1876. Plate B.W. XXIV.
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Editor Alfred Dörffel (1821-1905)
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Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 24 (pp.1-22)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1876. Plate B.W. XXIV.
Reprinted New York: E.F. Kalmus, n.d.(1933-70). Catalog A2527.
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Editor Ryuichi Higuchi (b. 1946)
Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie I, Band 34 (pp.151-96)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1986. Plate BA 5062.
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9 more: 2. Recitativo: 'Es danken dir die Himmelsheer' • 3. Aria: 'Was unser Gott geschaffen hat' • 4. Chorale: 'Ich rief dem Herrn in meiner Not' • 5. Recitativo: 'Der Herr ist noch und nimmer nicht' • 6. Aria: 'Wenn Trost und Hülf ermangeln muß' • 7. Aria: 'Ich will dich all mein Leben lang' • 8. Recitativo: 'Ihr, die ihr Christi Namen nennt' • 9. Chorale: 'So kommet vor sein Angesicht' • Engraving files (MuseScore)

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5 more: Oboe/Oboe d'amore 1, 2 • Violins I • Violins II • Violas • Cellos/Basses

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Editor Alfred Dörffel (1821-1905)
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.(ca.1890).
Reprinted New York: E.F. Kalmus, n.d.(1933-70). Catalog A2527.
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Arranger Bernhard Todt (1822-1907) [?]
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.(ca.1890).
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

Chorus: 'Sei Lob und Ehr' dem höchsten Gut' (No.1)

For 2 Violins, Viola and 2 Cellos (Bartoli)

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Aria: 'Was unser Gott geschaffen hat' (No.3)

For Quartets: Oboe d'Amore ad lib. and Strings (Lang)

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For Violin, Viola and Cello (Lang / Bartoli)

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For Trumpet and Organ (Rondeau)

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Aria: 'Wenn Trost und Hülf ermangeln muß' (No.6)

For String Trios (Lang)

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Aria: 'Ich will dich all mein Leben lang' (No.7)

For Sextets: Flute ad lib. and Strings (Lang)

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Chorale: 'Ich rief dem Herrn in meiner Not' (No.4)

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Editor Frieder Rempp (b. 1942)
Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie III, Band 2.1
Choräle und geistliche Lieder, Teil 1
(pp.71, 9)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1991. Plate BA 5075.
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General Information

Work Title Sei Lob und Ehr dem höchsten Gut
Alternative. Title Praise and honour be to the highest Good
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 179083366; LCCN: n88609121; GND: 300008104
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 117 ; BC A 187
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 583
Key G major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 9 movements:
1. Chorus: Sei Lob und Ehr' dem höchsten Gut (G major)
2. Recitativo (bass): Es danken dir die Himmelsheer (C major-G major)
3. Aria (tenor): Was unser Gott geschaffen hat (E minor)
4. Chorale: Ich rief dem Herrn in meiner Not (G major)
5. Recitativo (alto): Der Herr ist noch und nimmer nicht (D major)
6. Aria (bass): Wenn Trost und Hülf ermangeln muß (B minor)
7. Aria (alto): Ich will dich all mein Leben lang (D major)
8. Recitativo (tenor): Ihr, die ihr Christi Namen nennt (B minor-G major)
9. Chorale: So kommet vor sein Angesicht (G major)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1728-31? in Leipzig
First Performance. 1728-31? in Leipzig
First Publication. 1876 (BGA)
Librettist Johann Jacob Schütz (1640-1690)
Language German
Dedication Unspecified/Unknown Occasion
Average DurationAvg. Duration 26 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation alto, tenor, bass; mixed chorus (SATB), orchestra
InstrDetail 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 oboes d'amore, strings, continuo (harpsichord and/or organ)
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