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Key data on the work "Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis" by Johann Sebastian Bach:

Johann Sebastian Bach
BWV 21
TITLE Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis
GENRE sacred cantata
OCCASION 03rd Sunday after Trinity
CHOIR four-part
SOLO VOICE soprano, tenore, basso
INSTRUMENTS tromba I, tromba II, tromba III, timpani, trombone I, trombone II, trombone III, trombone IV, oboe, violino I, violino II, viola, basso continuo
1st PERFORMANCE of this version: Weimar, 17 Junе 1714

This work uses the hymn "Wer nur den lieben Gott läßt walten"
in the chorale "Was helfen uns die schweren Sorgen, Was hilft uns unser..."

You can find the above work in this recording:

VENUE AND DATE Zürich, Fraumünster live recording, 8th or 9th July 2000
Monteverdi Choir, Katharine Fuge, (Robin Tyson - solo sections within the choral part), Vernon Kirk, Jonathan Brown, English Baroque Soloists, Sir John Eliot Gardiner
DISK NO 2 (SDG 165)
TRACK NOs 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11

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