Gott, wie dein Name, so ist auch dein Ruhm, BWV 171 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Aria: 'Jesus soll mein erstes Wort' (No.4)

For Trumpet and Organ (Rondeau)

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Editor Alfred Dörffel (1821–1905)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 35 (pp.1-34)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1888. Plate B.W. XXXV.
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Editor Werner Neumann (1905-1991)
Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie I. Kantaten
Band 4. Kantaten zu Neujahr und zum Sonntag nach Neujahr (pp.131-164)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1965. Plate BA 5024.
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Arranger Bernhard Todt (1822–1907) [?]
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Chorus: 'Gott, wie dein Name, so ist auch dein Ruhm' (No.1)

For 2 Violins, Viola and Cello (Bartoli)

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Aria: 'Herr, so weit die Wolken gehn' (No.2)

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Aria: 'Jesus soll mein erstes Wort' (No.4)

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Chorale: 'Laß uns das Jahr vollbringen' (No.6)

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Editor Frieder Rempp (1942-)
Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie III. Motetten, Choräle, Lieder
Band 2.1. Choräle und geistliche Lieder, Teil 1 (pp.90-91)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1991. Plate BA 5075.
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General Information

Work Title Gott, wie dein Name, so ist auch dein Ruhm
Alternative. Title God, as Your name is, so is also Your praise
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 171 ; BC A 24
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 259
Key D major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 movements:
  1. Chorus: Gott, wie dein Name, so ist auch dein Ruhm
  2. Aria (tenor): Herr, so weit die Wolken gehn
  3. Recitative (alto): Du süßer Jesus-Name du
  4. Aria (soprano): Jesus soll mein erstes Wort
  5. Recitative (bass): Und da du, Herr, gesagt
  6. Chorale: Laß uns das Jahr vollbringen
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1729 in Leipzig
First Performance. 1729-01-01 (or 1735-37) in Leipzig
First Publication. 1888 (BGA)
Librettist see below
Psalm XLVIII:10 (No.1)
Christian Friedrich Henrici (1700–1764) as Picander (Nos.2-5)
Johannes Hermann (1515-1593) (No.6)
Language German
Dedication Christ's Circumcision (New Year's Day)
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Voices: soprano, alto, tenor, bass; mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 2 oboes, 3 trumpets, timpani, 2 violins, viola, continuo (harpsichord)
Primary Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links Wikipedia article
Bach-Cantatas.com

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Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach