Was mein Gott will, das g'scheh allzeit, BWV 111 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Chorale: 'Was mein Gott will, das g'scheh allzeit' (No.1)

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6 more: 2. Aria: 'Entsetze dich, mein Herze, nicht' • 3. Recitativo: 'O Törichter! der sich von Gott entzieht' • 4. Duetto Aria: 'So geh ich mit beherzten Schritten' • 5. Recitativo: 'Drum wenn der Tod zuletzt den Geist' • 6. Chorale: 'Noch eins, Herr, will ich bitten dich' • Engraving files (MuseScore)

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Chorale: 'Was mein Gott will, das g'scheh allzeit' (No.1)

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Aria: 'Entsetze dich, mein Herze, nicht' (No.2)

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Duetto Aria: 'So geh ich mit beherzten Schritten' (No.4)

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General Information

Work Title Was mein Gott will, das g'scheh allzeit
Alternative. Title Whatever my God wills, may that always happen
Name Translations Was mein Gott will, das g’scheh allzeit, BWV 111; Was mein Gott will
Name Aliases Was mein Gott will, das gscheh allzeit
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 174162624; LCCN: n82096193; BNF: 13925820k; BNE: XX2272067
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 111 ; BC A 36
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 688
Key A minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 movements:
  1. Chorale: Was mein Gott will, das gscheh allzeit (A minor)
  2. Aria (bass): Entsetze dich, mein Herze, nicht (E minor)
  3. Recitativo (alto): O Törichter! der sich von Gott entzieht (B minor)
  4. Duetto Aria (alto, tenor): So geh ich mit beherzten Schritten (G major)
  5. Recitativo (soprano): Drum wenn der Tod zuletzt den Geist (F major-A minor)
  6. Chorale: Noch eins, Herr, will ich bitten dich (A minor)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1725 in Leipzig
First Performance. 1725-01-21 in Leipzig
First Publication. 1876 (BGA)
Librettist see below
Duke of Prussia Albert (1490-1568) (Nos.1, 6)
Anonymous (Nos.2-5)
Language German
Dedication 3rd Sunday after Epiphany
Average DurationAvg. Duration 22 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation soprano, alto, bass; mixed chorus (SATB), orchestra
InstrDetail 2 oboes, 2 violins, viola, continuo (harpsichord and/or organ)
Primary Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links Wikipedia article
Bach-Cantatas.com
RISM 450058183 (information on a late 18th-century copy of the opening chorus and 4th movement by Christian Benjamin Klein, at the Musikwissenschaftliches Seminar der Rheinischen Friedrich-Wilhelm-Universität, Bonn)

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