Cantata No.99

Johann Sebastian Bach

Cantata No.99

BWV99 • “Was Gott tut, das ist wohlgetan, II”

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Bach lived in Leipzig from 1723 until his death in 1750. During the early years of this period (1723-1730), he wrote the majority of his 200-plus church cantatas. This one, dating from 1724, is one of three using the same Samuel Rodigast text. The other two are Nos. 98 & 100, which, despite the numbering, were written ... read more