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

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Editor: Bernhard Todt (submitted 2017-01-07).   Score information: A4, 14 pages, 860 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: piano-vocal score

General Information

Title: Wer mich liebet, der wird mein Wort halten, BWV 59 (not to be confused with BWV 74
Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
Lyricist: Erdmann Neumeister

Number of voices: 2vv   Voicing: Soprano-Bass duo (SATB for chorale)
Genre: SacredCantata for Pentecost

Language: German
Instruments: Orchestra: 2 Trumpets, Timpani, Strings, BC

First published: 1863 in Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 12
Opus: BWV 59, 4 movements
Description:  Performed 28 May 1724 and possibly the year before on 16 May 1723

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