Was Gott tut, das ist wohlgetan BWV 98; BC A 153 GND

Twenty-first Sunday after Trinity, Cantata Cycle III (1725-1727)
Sacred cantata
Psalm: Psalm 39
Epistel: Epheser 6, 10-17
Gospel: Johannes 4, 47-54
S*, A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; 2 Ob, Taille, 2 Vl, Va, Bc

Date of origin, Work history
vor dem 10. November 1726
First performance on November 10, 1726
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere) (Link to event)
relation to other works:
is part of BWV diverse [3. Jg.]
Introduction to the work
Link to videos:
Was Gott tut, das ist wohlgetan, BWV 98 (J. S. Bach Stiftung St. Gallen)
Was Gott tut, das ist wohlgetan, BWV 98 (Stiftsbarock Stuttgart, K. Johannsen)

C. Birkmann. Movement 1: Was Gott tut, das ist wohlgetan (S. Rodigast, date of composition 1675; first print 1676/1677), stanza 1. Printed text: Birkmann 1728, page 135
Link to lyrics

Original sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 160 [Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 98 [Part(s)]
D-Nst Will II, 1413 8° [Textdruck] [Libretto]
Additional sources
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 98 (1), Partitur [Score]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 98 (2), Stimmen [Part(s)]


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