Wär Gott nicht mit uns diese Zeit, BWV 14 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Aria: 'Unsre Stärke heißt zu schwach' (No.2)

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Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, n.d.(ca.1735)
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Misc. Notes Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B): Mus.ms. Bach P 879
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Editor Moritz Hauptmann (1792–1868)
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Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 2 (pp.99-132)
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Arranger Bernhard Todt (1822-1907), piano reduction
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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.(ca.1891). Plate J.S.B. I.14.
Reprinted New York: Edwin F. Kalmus, n.d.(1933-70). Catalog K.6527 (English text added)
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Chorus: 'Wär Gott nicht mit uns diese Zeit' (No.1)

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Aria: 'Unsre Stärke heißt zu schwach' (No.2)

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Aria: 'Gott, bei deinem starken Schützen' (No.4)

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Editor Antonio Armendáriz (2nd edition)
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Chorale: 'Gott Lob und Dank, der nicht zugab' (No.5)

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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.88)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1991. Plate BA 5075.
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General Information

Work Title Wär Gott nicht mit uns diese Zeit
Alternative. Title Were God Not with Us This Time
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 14 ; BC A 40
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 678
Key G minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 5 movements:
  1. Chorus: Wär Gott nicht mit uns diese Zeit
  2. Aria (soprano): Unsre Stärke heißt zu schwach
  3. Recitativo (tenor): Ja, hätt es Gott nur zugegeben
  4. Aria (bass): Gott, bei deinem starken Schützen
  5. Chorale: Gott Lob und Dank, der nicht zugab
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1735 in Leipzig
First Performance. 1735-01-30 in Leipzig
First Publication. 1852 (BGA)
Librettist see below
Martin Luther (1483-1546) (Nos.1, 5)
Anonymous (Nos.2-4)
Language German
Dedication 4th Sunday after Epiphany
Average DurationAvg. Duration 18 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Voices: soprano, tenor, bass; mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 2 oboes, corno da caccia, strings, continuo
Primary Sources Bach Digital (source list)
External Links Wikipedia article
Bach-Cantatas.com
Wär Gott nicht mit uns diese Zeit - scores at Sheet Music Plus
Extra Information Commentary on the movements, etc.

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Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach