Gott, man lobet dich in der Stille BWV 120.3; BWV 120b; BC [B 28]GND

Jubilee of the Augsburg Confession, without assignment
Sacred cantata
[S solo, A solo, S, A, T, B, Trumpet I, Trumpet II, Trumpet III, Timpani, Oboe d'amore I, Oboe d'amore II, Violin concertato, Violin I, Violin II, Viola, Basso continuo]

Date of origin, Work history
vor dem 26. Juni 1730
Erstaufführung 26. Juni 1730. Nur 3 Sätze sind aus Vorlagekompositionen rekonstruierbar:
Early performances
, Leipzig, St. Thomas Church (Premiere) (Link to event)
relation to other works:
is part of BWV diverse [o.Jg.]
The music of the movements 3, 5 and 6 is lost; the remaining movements can be reconstructed on the basis of BWV 120, BWV 120a, BWV 232 ("Et expecto resurrectionem") and BWV 1019a. For more information see BWV 120 of NBA, KB I/32.2, p. 82ff.
Introduction to the work
Link to videos:
Gott, man lobet dich in der Stille, BWV 120.3 (Netherlands Bach Society)

Christian Friedrich Henrici; mvt. 1: Psalm 65:2; mvt. 6: stanza 3 from ‚Komm Heiliger Geist, Herre Gott‘ by Martin Luther (1524); libretto printing: Picander 1732 ("Ernst-Schertzhaffte und Satyrische Gedichte. Dritter Theil.", Leipzig 1732, p. 73ff.), Sicul 1731 I/31 II
Link to lyrics

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