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Cantata BWV 51
Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen!

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BWV 51

German Title

Jauchzet Gott in allen Landen!

English Title

Rejoice unto God in all lands! (by Richard Stokes)

Event

Solo Cantata for the 15th Sunday after Trinity
Readings: Epistle: Galatians 5: 25 - 6: 10; Gospel: Matthew 6: 23-34
Musical Context: Motets & Chorales for 15th Sunday after Trinity
‘et in ogni tempo’ (and at any time)

Composed

Leipzig, 1730
1st performance: Sep 17, 1730 ? - Leipzig

Text

Johann Gramann (Mvt. 4); Anon (Mvts. 1-3). According to W. Murray Young, J. S. Bach himself was probable librettist. The text for Mvt. 2 comes from Psalm 138: 2 and Psalm 26: 8

German Text | German-2 | NBA Text | Translations: Catalan-1 | Chinese-2 | Dutch-1 | Dutch-6 | English-1 | English-3I | English-3P | English-4 | English-5 | English-6 | English-10 | French-2 | French-3 | French-4 | French-6 | Hebrew-1 | Hebrew-3 | Indonesian | Italian-2 | Portuguese-1 | Russian-1 | Spanish-2 | Spanish-7
Chorale Text: Nun lob, mein' Seel', den Herren

Scoring

Soloist: Soprano
Orchestra: trumpet, 2 violins, viola, continuo (organ)
Mvt. 1: Aria | Mvt. 2: Recitative | Mvt. 3: Aria | Mvt. 4: Chorale | Mvt. 5: Aria

Score Vocal & Piano [1.47 MB] | Score BGA [2.01 MB] | Score with additional trumpet and timpani parts by W F Bach (Appendix to the NBA KB I/22) [8:45 MB]
Autograph Score (Facsimile): D B Mus. ms. Bach P 104 [Bach Digital]
Score Examples: Examples from the Score

References

BGA: XII/2 | NBA: I/22 | BC: A 134 | Zwang: K 180 | First Published: BG, 1863 | Autograph score (facsimile): Berlin, Staatsbibliothek (Leipzig, 1985; Stuttgart, 1985) | Provenance

Commentary

BCW | Crouch | AMG | Bethlehem | Emmanuel Music | Mincham | Benson | DW [Dutch] | EvH [Dutch] | JdW [Dutch] | Chazot [French] | Role [French] | Reyes [Spanish]

Music

Music Examples

Discussions

Week of September 23, 2001; Week of July 20, 2008; Week of February 26, 2012

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John Eliot Gardiner - Bach Cantata Pilgrimage - Vols. 1&8
Wedding Cantatas - by Reinhard Goebel & Musica-Antiqua Köln

Article: The Need for Bach: A discussion of his life, Jauchzet Gott in Allen Landen, BWV 51 and Ich habe genung, BWV 82 [by Sean Burton]

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Prepared by Aryeh Oron (September 2001 - August 2013)

Cantata BWV 51: Details
Recordings:
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Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6 | Part 7 | Part 8 | Part 9
Article:
The Need for Bach: A discussion of his life, Jauchzet Gott in Allen Landen, BWV 51 and Ich habe genung, BWV 82 [S. Burton]

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