Wer mich liebet, der wird mein Wort halten, BWV 59 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Aria: 'Die Welt mit allen Königreichen' (No.4)

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Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, 1724.
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Misc. Notes Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B): Mus.ms. Bach P 161
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Editor Wilhelm Rust (1822-1892)
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Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 12 (pp.151-68)
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Editor Dietrich Kilian (1928-1984)
Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie I, Band 13 (pp.65-82)
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4 more: 2. Recitative: 'O, was sind das vor Ehren, wozu uns Jesus setzt?' • 3. Chorale: 'Komm, Heiliger Geist' • 4. Aria: 'Die Welt mit allen Königreichen' • Engraving files (Capella)

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4 more: 2. Recitative: 'O, was sind das vor Ehren, wozu uns Jesus setzt?' • 3. Chorale: 'Komm, Heiliger Geist' • 4. Aria: 'Die Welt mit allen Königreichen' • Engraving files (MuseScore)

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Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 12
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Aria: 'Die Welt mit allen Königreichen' (No.4)

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Chorale: 'Komm, Heiliger Geist' (No.3)

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Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie III, Band 2.1
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(pp.76-77)
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General Information

Work Title Wer mich liebet, der wird mein Wort halten [I]
Alternative. Title Whoever loves me will keep my Word
Name Translations Wer mich liebet, der wird mein Wort halten; Wer mich liebet, der wird mein Wort halten BWV 59; Wer mich liebet; Wer mich liebet, der wird mein Wort halten, רי"ב 59
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 179103028; LCCN: n82166438; GND: 300007434; BNE: XX5063639
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 59 ; BC A82
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 700
Key C major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements:
1. Duetto (soprano, bass): Wer mich liebet, der wird mein Wort halten
2. Recitative (soprano): O, was sind das vor Ehren, wozu uns Jesus setzt?
3. Chorale: Komm, Heiliger Geist
4. Aria (bass): Die Welt mit allen Königreichen
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1723/24 in Leipzig
First Performance. 1724-05-28 in Leipzig (1st Performance)
1723-05-16 at the Paulinerkirche, Leipzig (2nd Performance)
First Publication. 1863 (BGA)
Librettist see below
John 14: 23 (No.1)
Martin Luther (1483-1546) (No.3)
Erdmann Neumeister (1671-1756) (Nos.2, 4)
Language German
Dedication 1st day of Pentecost (Whit Sunday)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 14 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation soprano, bass; mixed chorus (SATB), orchestra
InstrDetail 2 trumpets, timpani, 2 violins, viola, continuo (organ)
Primary Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links Wikipedia article
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