Ich steh mit einem Fuß im Grabe, BWV 156 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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For Organ (Moshkin)

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Nunkomm (2017/8/31)

Performer Pages Evgeniy E. Moshkin (organ)
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Sinfonia (No.1)

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Reccmo (2012/4/30)

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Chorale and Aria: 'Ich steh mit einem Fuß im Grabe' (No.2)

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Michrond (2016/3/23)

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Sheet Music

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Feldmahler (2006/8/30)

Editor Ernst Naumann (1832–1910)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 32
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1886. Plate B.W. XXXII.
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Editor Alexander E. Volkov
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Misc. Notes Comparative score: Sinfonia from BWV 156 vs Largo from BWV 1056
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Sinfonia (No.1)

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Editor Alexander E. Volkov
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Perlnerd666 (2008/11/15)

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

Sinfonia

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Arranger Sam Franko (1857-1937)
Publisher. Info. New York: G. Schirmer, 1915. Plate 26240.
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Misc. Notes This arrangement appears to be a transposition of the Sinfonia of the Cantata BWV 156, except for the last bars.
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For Organ (Gouin)

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arranger (2011/9/25)

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Chorale and Aria: 'Ich steh mit einem Fuß im Grabe' (No.2)

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General Information

Work Title Ich steh mit einem Fuß im Grabe
Alternative. Title
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 156 ; BC A 38
Key F major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 6 movements:
  1. Sinfonia (sometimes titled "Arioso")
  2. Chorale (soprano) and Aria (tenor): Ich steh mit einem Fuß im Grabe
  3. Recitative (bass): Mein Angst und Not
  4. Aria (alto): Herr, was du willt, soll mir gefallen
  5. Recitative (bass): Und willst du, dass ich nicht soll kranken
  6. Chorale: Herr, wie du willt, so schicks mit mir
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1729 in Leipzig
First Performance. 1729-01-23 in Leipzig ?
First Publication. 1886 (BGA)
Librettist see below
Johann Hermann Schein (1586-1630) (No.2)
Christian Friedrich Henrici (1700-1764) (Nos.3-5) [as Picander]
Kasper Bienemann (1540-1591) (No.6)
Language German
Dedication 3rd Sunday after Epiphany
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Vocal: alto, tenor, bass, mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: oboe, strings, continuo
Primary Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links Wikipedia article
Bach-Cantatas.com
All Music Guide

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Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach