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
Sopran solo, Alt solo, Tenor solo, Bass solo, Sopran, Alt, Tenor, Bass, Oboe I, Oboe II, Taille, Violine I, Violine II, Viola, Basso continuo

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)]
edition essential source
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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