Herr, wie du willt, so schicks mit mir BWV 73; BC A 35 GND

Third Sunday of Epiphany, Cantata Cycle I (1723/1724)
Sacred cantata
Psalm: Psalm 13
Epistel: Römer 12, 17-21
Gospel: Matthäus 8, 1-13
S*, A, T*, B*, S, A, T, B, Cor (WA: Org obl), Ob I/II, Vl I/II, Va, Bc

Date of origin, Work history
vor dem 23. Januar 1724
First performance on January 23, 1724; subsequent performances around 1732–1735 (as evidenced by autograph handwriting styles and watermark of the obligato organ part) and around 1748–1749 (evidenced on the handwriting styles of autograph additions in the oboe part)
Early performances
, Leipzig, St. Nicholas Church (Premiere) (Link to event)
relation to other works:
is part of BWV diverse [1. Jg.]
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 73/5 ChS
Introduction to the work
Link to videos:
Herr, wie du willt, so schicks mit mir, BWV 73 (J. S. Bach Stiftung St. Gallen )

Author unknown. Movement 1: Herr, wie du willt, so schicks mit mir (K. Bienemann, date of composition 1574; first printed in 1582), stanza 1. Movement 5: Von Gott will ich nicht lassen (L. Helmbold, 1563), stanza 4. Original printed text: Leipzig 1724 I, page [5]
Link to lyrics
Original lyrics
RUS-SPsc [Textdruck]

Original sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 45 [Part(s)]
Verschollen BWV 73, Originalstimmen [Part(s)]
RUS-SPsc [Textdruck] [Libretto]
Additional sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1175 [vocal score / piano reduction]
D-B Am.B 40-42, Faszikel 1 [Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 454, Faszikel 1 [Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 664 [Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/XIII, Faszikel 1 [Score]
PL-Wu RM 5914 [Score]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 73 (1), Partitur [Score]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 73/2, Partitur [Score]
Verschollen BWV 73, C. v. Winterfeld Nr. 314 [Score]
Verschollen BWV 73 (1), H. G. Nägeli [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]
[Verschollen Kantatenabschriften, C. v. Winterfeld] [Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 381 [Part(s)]


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