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Cantata BWV 73
Herr, wie du willt, so schick's mit mir

Ref.

BWV 73

German Title

Herr, wie du willt, so schick's mit mir

English Title

Lord, as Thou wilt, so send it to me (by W. Murray Young)

Event

Chorale Cantata for the 3rd Sunday after Epiphany
Readings: Epistle: Romans 12: 17-21; Gospel: Matthew 8: 1-13

Composed

Leipzig, 1723 (according to Robertson) or 1724 (according to Stokes) or 1725 (according to Young).
1st performance: January 23, 1724 - Leipzig
2nd performance: January 21, 1748 or January 26, 1749 - Leipzig

Text

Kaspar Bienemann (Mvt. 1); Ludwig Helmbold (Mvt. 5); Anon (Mvts. 2-4)

German Text | NBA Text | Translations: Catalan-1 | Chinese-2 | Dutch-6 | English-1 | English-3I | English-3P | English-6 | English-10 | French-1 | French-4 | French-6 | Hebrew-1 | Indonesian | Italian-2 | Russian-1 | Spanish-3 | Spanish-7
Chorale Texts: Herr, wie du willst, so schick's mit mir | Von Gott will ich nicht lassen

Scoring

Soloists: Soprano, Tenor, Bass; 4-part Chorus
Orchestra: 2 oboes, 2 violins, viola, horn or organ obbligato, continuo
Mvt. 1: Chorus & Recitative | Mvt. 2: Aria | Mvt. 3: Recitative | Mvt. 4: Aria | Mvt. 5: Chorale

Score Vocal & Piano [1.04 MB] | Score BGA [1.79 MB]
Chorales: Mvt. 5 | Mvt. 5 ver
Chorale Melodies: Wo Gott der Herr nicht bei uns hält | Von Gott will ich nicht lassen

References

BGA: XVIII | NBA: I/6 | BC: A 35 | Zwang: K 59 | First Published: BG, 1870 | Autograph score (facsimile): ?

Commentaries

Crouch | AMG | Emmanuel Music | Mincham | EvH [Dutch] | KL [Dutch] | Role [French] | Reyes [Spanish]

Music

Music Examples

Discussions

Week of January 21, 2001; Week of February 12, 2006; Week of January 10, 2010

Contents

 

Complete Recordings
Recordings of Individual Movements

Discussions - Part 1 (1st round)
Discussions - Part 2 (2nd round)
Discussions - Part 3 (3rd round)

Cantatas BWV 72, 73, 111, 156 - conducted by John Gardiner
Complete Cantatas Volume 10 - conducted by Ton Koopman
Cantatas Vol. 17 - conducted by Masaaki Suzuki

Recordings - Part 1

Complete Recordings

1

The RIAS Bach Cantatas Project (1949-1952) [C-5]

 

Cantata BWV 73 [17:00]

Karl Ristenpart

RIAS-Kammerchor / RIAS-Kammerorchester

Soprano: Marie-Luise Denicke; Tenor: Helmut Krebs; Baritone: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau

Audite 21.415

Oct 25, 1949

9-CD / TT: 631:06
MP3 / TT: 629:09

Recorded at Studio Lankwitz, Berlin, Germany. Radio recordings. Previously unissued in any form.
Produser Comment | Press Kit German | Press Kit English
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2

Bach Made in Germany Vol. 1 - Cantatas II
J.S. Bach: Kantaten
7. Folge
J.S. Bach: Das Kanatenwerk - BWV 73, BWV 111
[LA-2]

 

Cantata BWV 73 [15:29]

Günther Ramin

Thomanerchor Leipzig / Gewandhausorchester Leipzig

Boy Soprano: Soloist Thomanerchor Leipzig; Tenor: Hans-Joachim Rotzsch; Bass: Hans Hauptmann

Berlin / Leipzig Classics
Eterna 820-522
Eurodisc 71-532

Feb 1954

CD / TT: 68:08
LP / TT:
LP / TT:

Recorded at Thomaskirche, Leipzig, Germany.
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3

Die Bach Kantate Vol. 23
Edition Bachakademie Vol. 23

Helmuth Rilling

Figuralchor der Gedächtniskirche Stuttgart / Bach-Collegium Stuttgart

Soprano: Magdalene Schreiber; Tenor: Adalbert Kraus; Bass: Wolfgang Schöne

Hänssler

Feb 1971; Oct 1982 (Mvt. 5)

TT: 16:27

Recorded at Gedächtniskirche Stuttgart, Germany.
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4

J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk · Complete Cantatas · Les Cantates, Folge / Vol. 19 - BWV 73-75
J.S. Bach: Das Kantatenwerk - Sacred Cantatas
Vol. 4 - BWV 61-78
Bach-2000
Vol. 2: Sacred Cantatas 2 - BWV 48-52, 54-69, 69a, 70-99
Bach: Cantatas / Kantaten
Vol. 22 - BWV 70-73

 
 
 
 

Cantata BWV 73 [14:57]

Gustav Leonhardt

Knabenchor Hannover (Chorus Master: Heinz Hennig) & Collegium Vocale Gent (Chorus Master: Philippe Herreweghe) / Leonhardt-Consort

Boy Soprano: Jörg Erler (Soloist of the Knabenchor Hannover); Tenor: Kurt Equiluz; Bass: Max van Egmond

Telefunken 6.35341
Teldec 8.44279 ZK & 242 573-2
Teldec 4509-91758-2
Teldec 3984-25707-2
Teldec 8573-81192-2
Warner Classics 8573-81192-5

Jun 1977

2-LP / TT: 60 min
CD / TT: 70:08
6-CD / TT: / 389:16
15-CD / TT: 963:00
CD / TT: 73:11
CD / TT: 73:11

Recorded at Doopsgezinde Kerk, Haarlem, the Netherlands.
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5

J.S. Bach: Cantatas [C-1]

Cantata BWV 73 [13:49]

Philippe Herreweghe

Chorus & Orchestra of Collegium Vocale Gent

Soprano: Barbara Schlick; Tenor: Howard Crook; Bass: Peter Kooy

Virgin Classics

Dec 1990

CD / TT: 57:57

Recorded at Minderbroederskerk, Ghent, Belgium.
1st recording of Cantata BWV 73 by P. Herreweghe.
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6

J.S. Bach: Complete Cantatas Vol. 10

 
 

Cantata BWV 73 [11:32]

Ton Koopman

Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra & Choir

Soprano: Caroline Stam; Tenor: Paul Agnew; Bass: Klaus Mertens

Erato 8573-80220-2
Antoine Marchand CC-72210

Oct 1998

3-CD / TT: 224:01

Recorded at Waalse Kerk, Amsterdam, Holland.
See: Complete Cantatas Volume 10 - conducted by Ton Koopman
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7

J.S. Bach: Cantatas for the 3rd Sunday of Epiphany [C-8]

 

Cantata BWV 73 [12:01]

John Eliot Gardiner

Monteverdi Choir / English Baroque Soloists

Soprano: Joanne Lunn; Tenor: Julian Podger; Bass: Stephen Varcoe

Archiv Produktion 463582

Jan 22-24, 2000

CD / TT: 57:18

Live recording from the Bach Cantata Pilgrimage, at Chisea di San Marco, Milan, Italy.
See: Cantatas BWV 72, 73, 111, 156 - conducted by John Eliot Gardiner
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8

Bach Edition Vol. 14 - Cantatas Vol. 7

 
 

Cantata BWV 73 [13:29]

Pieter Jan Leusink

Holland Boys Choir / Netherlands Bach Collegium

Soprano: Marjon Strijk; Tenor: Nico van der Meel; Bass: Bas Ramselaar

Brilliant Classics 99373

Jan-Feb 2000

5-CD / TT: 301:43

Recorded at St. Nicolaschurch, Elburg, Holland.
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9

J.S. Bach: Cantatas Vol. 17 - Cantatas from Leipzig 1724 - BWV 73, 144, 153, 154, 181

 
 

Cantata BWV 73 [12:42]

Masaaki Suzuki

Bach Collegium Japan

Soprano: Yukari Nonoshita; Tenor: Gerd Türk; Bass: Peter Kooy

BIS 1221

Mar 10-11, 13-15, 2001

CD / TT: 66:53

Recorded at the Kobe Shoin Women's University Chapel, Japan.
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10

J.S. Bach: Cantatas for the Complete Liturgical Year Vol. 8: "Meine Seufzer, meine Tränen" - Cantatas BWV 13 · 73 · 81 · 144

 

Cantata BWV 73 [12:52]

Sigiswald Kuijken

(OVPP - No Choir) / La Petite Bande

Soprano: Gerlinde Sämann; Alto: Petra Noskaiova; Tenor: Christoph Genz; Bass: Jan Van der Crabben

Accent 25308

2008

SACD / TT: 65:01

Recorded at...
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11

J. S. Bach: Kantate BWV 73 "Herr, wie du willt, so schik's mit mir" [C-43]
Bachkantaten N°6 (BWV 140, 57, 73)

 
 

Cantata BWV 73 []

Conductor: Rudolf Lutz
Reflection lecture: Angelika Overath

Vokalensemble der Schola Seconda Pratica / Schola Seconda Pratica

Soloists: Soprano: Susanne Frei; Tenor: Makoto Sakurada; Bass: Markus Volpert
Choir: Soprano: Guro Hjemli; Noëmi Tran-Rediger, Noëmi Sohn; Alto: Jan Börner, Antonia Frey, Olivia Heiniger, Lea Scherer, Katharina Jud; Tenor: Marcel Fässler, Clemens Flämig, Manuel Gerber; Bass: Fabrice Hayoz, Valentin Parli, Chasper Mani
Orchestra: Violin: Renate Steinmann, Fanny Tschanz; Viola: Susanna Hefti; Violoncello: Martin Zeller; Violone: Iris Finkbeiner; Bassoon: Susann Landert; Horn: Olivier Picon; Oboe: Martin Stadler, Ingo Müller; Organ: Thomas Leininger

Gallus Media A861
J.S. Bach-Stiftung St. Gallen
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Jan 21, 2011

DVD / TT:
CD / TT:
MP3 / TT: 60:09

Recorded live at Evangelische Kirche, Trogen, Switzerland.
The DVD (in German, no subtitles) includes a film recording of the complete cantata, the reflection lecture of the speaker and a film portrait of the J.S. Bach Foundation.
Recording and production: Sound engineer: Stefan Ritzenthaler, Johannes Widmer; Producer: Meinrad Keel; Production: GALLUS MEDIA AG, Switzerland; DVD format: PAL.
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11

J.S. Bach: Ich elender Mensch - Leipzig Cantatas [C-23]

 

Cantata BWV 73 [12:35]

Philippe Herreweghe

Collegium Vocale Gent

Soprano: Dorothee Mields; Tenor: Thomas Hobbs; Bass: Peter Kooy

PHI LPH-012
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Jan 31-Feb 2, 2013

CD / TT: 68:30
MP3 / TT: 67:47

Recorded at Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin-Dahlem, Germany.
2nd recording of Cantata BWV 73 by P. Herreweghe.
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The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (January 2001 - February 2014)
Thanks to contributors: Dan Dews (February 2013), Matthias Hansen (June 2009), Frits V. Herbold (February 2012), Claude Role (February 2014)

Cantata BWV 73: Details & Complete Recordings | Recordings of Individual Movements | Discussions: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3

Recordings & Discussions of Cantatas: Cantatas BWV 1-50 | Cantatas BWV 51-100 | Cantatas BWV 101-150 | Cantatas BWV 151-200 | Cantatas BWV 201-224 | Cantatas BWV Anh | Order of Discussion

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