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Key data on the work "Liebster Gott, wenn werd ich sterben (E major)" by Johann Sebastian Bach:

Johann Sebastian Bach
BWV 8
TITLE Liebster Gott, wenn werd ich sterben (E major)
GENRE sacred cantata
OCCASION 16th Sunday after Trinity
CHOIR four-part
SOLO VOICE soprano, alto, tenore, basso
INSTRUMENTS corno, flauto traverso, oboe d'amore I, oboe d'amore II, violino I, violino II, viola, basso continuo
1st PERFORMANCE Leipzig, 24 September 1724 (initial version in E major)

This work uses the hymn "Liebster Gott, wann werd ich sterben"
in the chorale "Herrscher über Tod und Leben, Mach einmal mein Ende gu..."

You can find the above work in this recording:

VENUE AND DATE Santiago de Compostela, Santo Domingo de Bonaval live recording, 07 October 2000
Monteverdi Choir, Katharine Fuge, Robin Tyson, Mark Padmore, Thomas Guthrie, English Baroque Soloists, Sir John Eliot Gardiner
VOLUME NO 8 (SDG 104)
DISK NO 2
TRACK NOs 13 14 15 16 17 18

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