Nimm, was dein ist, und gehe hin, BWV 144 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Aria: 'Genügsamkeit ist ein Schatz in diesem Leben' (No.5)

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Michrond (2016/3/11)

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Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, n.d.(ca.1724)
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Feldmahler (2006/8/30)

Editor Paul Waldersee (1831–1906)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 40 (pp.75-92)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1884. Plate B.W. XL.
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Editor Werner Neumann (1905-1991)
Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie I. Kantaten
Band 7. Kantaten zu den Sonntagen Septuagesimae und Sexagesimae (pp.1-20)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1956. Plate BA 5006.
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Perlnerd666 (2008/11/15)

Arranger Bernhard Todt (1822–1907) [?]
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

Chorus: 'Nimm, was dein ist, und gehe hin' (No.1)

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Misc. Notes Various quartet configurations
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For Organ (Best)

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Keanur (2017/5/27)

Arranger William Thomas Best (1826-1897)
Publisher. Info. Arrangements from the Scores of the Great Masters, Vol.1 (pp.85-86)
London: Novello, Ewer & Co., n.d. Plate 2229.
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Aria: 'Murre nicht, lieber Christ' (No.2)

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Misc. Notes 2 violas or 2 cellos
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Aria: 'Genügsamkeit ist ein Schatz in diesem Leben' (No.5)

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Chorale: 'Was mein Gott will, das g'scheh allzeit' (No.6)

For Trios: Oboe or Oboe d'Amore ad lib. and Strings (Lang)

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Misc. Notes Various trio configurations
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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.34-35)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1991. Plate BA 5075.
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3. As "Was Gott tut, das ist wohlgetan" (More details) (No.43)
6. As "Was mein Gott will, das gscheh allzeit" (More details) (No.44)
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General Information

Work Title Nimm, was dein ist, und gehe hin
Alternative. Title Take what is thine and go away
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 144 ; BC A 41
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 795
Key B minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 movements:
  1. Chorus: Nimm, was dein ist, und gehe hin
  2. Aria (alto): Murre nicht, lieber Christ
  3. Chorale: Was Gott tut, das ist wohlgetan
  4. Recitativo (tenor): Wo die Genügsamkeit regiert
  5. Aria (soprano): Genügsamkeit ist ein Schatz in diesem Leben
  6. Chorale: Was mein Gott will, das g'scheh allzeit
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1724 in Leipzig
First Performance. 1724-02-06 in Leipzig
First Publication. 1843 (BGA)
Librettist see below
Matthew 20: 14 (No.1)
Anonymous (Nos.2, 4-5)
Samuel Rodigast (1649-1708) (No.3)
Duke of Prussia Albert (1490-1568) (No.6)
Language German
Dedication Septuagesima Sunday
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Voices: soprano, alto, tenor; mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 2 oboes, 1 (or 2) oboes d’amore, strings, continuo (harpsichord and/or organ)
Primary Sources Bach Digital (source list)
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