Free sheet music
My account (login)


Bach, Johann Sebastian Johann Sebastian Bach
Germany Germany
(1685 - 1750)
6671 sheet music
7308 MP3
1183 MIDI

"For 18 years we provide a free and legal service for free sheet music.

If you use and like, thank you to consider support donation.

About / Member testimonies

Bach, Johann Sebastian: Aria: "Herr, so du willt" for Woodwind Quintet

Aria: "Herr, so du willt" for Woodwind Quintet
BWV 73 No 4
Johann Sebastian Bach

Annotate this sheet music
Note the level :
Note the interest :

ListenDownload MP3 : Aria: "Herr, so du willt" (BWV 73 No 4) for Woodwind Quintet 39x 236x ViewDownload PDF : Aria: "Herr, so du willt" (BWV 73 No 4) for Woodwind Quintet (4 pages - 131.13 Ko)169x

Now that you have this PDF score, member's artist are waiting for a feedback from you in exchange of this free access.

Please log in or create a free account so you can :

leave your comment
notate the skill level of this score
assign an heart (and thus participate in improving the relevance of the ranking)
add this score to your library
add your audio or video interpretation

Log in or sign up for free
and participate in the community

Composer :Johann Sebastian BachBach, Johann Sebastian (1685 - 1750)
Instrumentation :

Woodwind quintet : Flute, Clarinet, Oboe, Horn, Bassoon

Style :


Arranger :
Publisher :
Johann Sebastian BachMagatagan, Mike (1960 - )
Copyright :Public Domain
Herr, wie du willt, so schicks mit mir (Lord, as you will, so let it be done with me), BWV 73, is a church cantata by Johann Sebastian Bach. He composed the cantata in his first year in Leipzig for the Third Sunday after Epiphany. The prescribed readings for the Sunday were taken from the Epistle to the Romans, rules for life (Romans 12:17–21), and from the Gospel of Matthew, the healing of a leper (Matthew 8:1–13). The unknown poet takes the words of the leper "Lord, if thou wilt, thou canst make me clean" as a starting point and recommends his attitude of trust for the situation of facing death. In the first movement he contrasts lines of Kaspar Bienemann's chorale "Herr, wie du willst, so schick's mit mir" with three sections of recitative. Movement 3 paraphrases Jeremiah 17:9. The words of movement 4 are the leper's words from the Gospel. The closing chorale is the final stanza of Ludwig Helmbold's hymn "Von Gott will ich nicht lassen". Bach first performed the cantata on 23 January 1724, and performed it again in a revised version on 21 January 1748 or 26 January 1749.

This, the movement 4 "Herr, so du willt" (Lord, as You will) begins without a ritornello. The unusual three stanzas, all beginning with the words "Herr, so du willt", are delivered as free variations and closed by a coda. Similar to movement 1, a motif on "Herr, so du willt" opens and is repeated throughout the movement, finally in the coda. This motif is the beginning of the famous aria Bist du bei mir from the Notebook for Anna Magdalena Bach, long attributed to Bach, but written by Gottfried Heinrich Stölzel.

Source: Wikipedia (,_wie_du_willt,_so_sc hicks_mit_mir,_BWV_73).

Although originally scored for bass soloist, two violins, viola, and basso continuo, I created this arrangement for Woodwind Quintet (Flute, Oboe, Bb Clarinet, French Horn & Bassoon).
Source / Web :MuseScore
Sheet central :Herr, wie du willt, so schick?s mit mir (4 sheet music)
Added by magataganm the 2015-06-11

0 comment

Report problem

This sheet music is part of the collection of magataganm :
Flute Arrangements
Sheet music list :
› "2 Alma Redemptoris Mater" for Woodwinds & Strings - Woodwinds and String quintet
› "3 Gradualia" for Winds & Strings - Winds & String Orchestra
› "A Christmas Air" for Flutes & Harp - Flute and Harp
› "A Cup of Tea" Reel for Flute - Flute solo
› "A Dieu Celle" for Woodwind Sextet - Wind Sextet
› "A Pretty Maid Milking the Cow" for Flute, Oboe & Harp - Flute, Oboe, Harp
› "A Swiss Melody" for Flute Quartet - Flute Quartet
› "Abendlied" for Woodwind Quartet - Wind quartet
› "Ach bleib bei uns, Herr Jesu Christ" for Flute Duet - 2 flutes
› "Ad Te Levavi" for Brass & Strings - Winds & String Orchestra