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Key data on the work "Die Elenden sollen essen" by Johann Sebastian Bach:

Johann Sebastian Bach
BWV 75
TITLE Die Elenden sollen essen
GENRE sacred cantata
OCCASION 01st Sunday after Trinity
CHOIR four-part
SOLO VOICE soprano, alto, tenore, basso
INSTRUMENTS tromba (C and G), oboe I, oboe II, oboe d'amore, violino I, violino II, viola, basso continuo
1st PERFORMANCE Leipzig, 30 May 1723

This work uses the hymn "Was Gott tut, das ist wohlgetan"
in the chorale "[see cant.firm in the No. 8 sinfonia Leipziger Kantaten..."

You can find the above work in this recording:

VENUE AND DATE London, St. Giles Cripplegate live recording, 25 or 26 June 2000
Monteverdi Choir, Gillian Keith, Wilke te Brummelstroete, Paul Agnew, Dietrich Henschel, English Baroque Soloists, Sir John Eliot Gardiner
VOLUME NO 1 (SDG 101)
DISK NO 2
TRACK NOs 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14

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