Ich will den Kreuzstab gerne tragen, BWV 56 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Aria: 'Endlich, endlich wird mein Joch' (No.3)

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Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 12 (pp.87-104)
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Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 12 (pp.1-19)
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5 more: 2. Recitative: 'Mein Wandel auf der Welt' • 3. Aria: 'Endlich, endlich wird mein Joch' • 4. Recitative and Arioso: 'Ich stehe fertig und bereit' • 5. Chorale: 'Komm, o Tod, du Schlafes Bruder' • Engraving files (MuseScore)

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6 more: Oboe 2 • Taille (English Horn) • Violins I • Violins II • Violas • Continuo (Cellos, Basses, Keyboard)

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Arranger Otto Taubmann (1859-1929)
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Translator Constance Bache (1846-1903), English text
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.[1891]. Plate J.S.B. I.56.
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Aria: 'Ich will den Kreuzstab gerne tragen' (No.1)

For Quintets: 2 Oboes ad lib. and Strings (Lang)

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Aria: 'Endlich, endlich wird mein Joch' (No.3)

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Work Title Ich will den Kreuzstab gerne tragen
Alternative. Title I would gladly carry the Cross-beam
Name Translations Ich will den Kreuzstab gerne tragen BWV 56; われは喜びて十字架を負わん
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 179006584; LCCN: n84072769; GND: 300007396; BNF: 139096766; BNE: XX2361273
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 56 ; BC A 146
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 319
Key G minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5 movements:
1. Aria (bass): Ich will den Kreuzstab gerne tragen
2. Recitative (bass): Mein Wandel auf der Welt
3. Aria (bass): Endlich, endlich wird mein Joch
4. Recitative and Arioso (bass): Ich stehe fertig und bereit
5. Chorale: Komm, o Tod, du Schlafes Bruder
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1726 in Leipzig
First Performance. 1726-10-27 in Leipzig
First Publication. 1863 (BGA)
Librettist see below
Christoph Birkmann (1703-1771) (Nos.1-4)
Johann Franck (1618-1677) (No.5)
Language German
Dedication 19th Sunday after Trinity
Average DurationAvg. Duration 21 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation bass, mixed chorus (SATB), orchestra
InstrDetail 2 oboes, taille, strings, continue
Primary Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links Wikipedia article
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