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Who Puts His Trust in God Most Just (arr Croft)

From Wind Repertory Project
Johann Sebastian Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach (tr. Croft)


This work is also known under its German title, Wer Gott vertraut, hat wohl gebaut, BWV 433.


General Info

Year: ca. 1750 / 1978
Duration: c. 4:10
Difficulty: (see Ratings for explanation)
Publisher: Shawnee Press
Cost: Score and Parts (print) - $50.00   |   Score Only (print) - $8.00


Instrumentation

Full Score
Flute I-II
Oboe
Bassoon
E-flat Soprano Clarinet (optional)
B-flat Soprano Clarinet I-II-III
E-flat Alto Clarinet
B-flat Bass Clarinet
E-flat Contra Alto Clarinet
B-flat Contrabass Clarinet
E-flat Alto Saxophone I-II
B-flat Tenor Saxophone
E-flat Baritone Saxophone
Cornets I-II-III
Horn in F I-II-III-IV
Trombone I-II-III
Euphonium
Tuba
Timpani
Percussion, including:

  • Bells
  • Chimes

SATB Choir


Errata

None discovered thus far.


Program Notes

James Croft served as director of bands at Florida State University from 1980 until his death in 2012. His arrangement of this Bach chorale has been played around the world since its creation in 1978. Its creative scoring for both winds and voices has ranked it as a superbly unique composition in late-mid-century wind repertoire.

- Program Note from Lee University Wind Ensemble concert program, 11 October 2016


Commercial Discography


State Ratings

  • Iowa: III
  • Kansas: IV
  • Louisiana: III
  • Maryland: III


Performances

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  • The Ohio State University (Columbus) Symphonic Band (Scott A. Jones, conductor) – 6 October 2019
  • Winds of the Mountain Empire (Big Stone Gap, Va.) (Donald Sorah, conductor) – 19 July 2019
  • University of Louisiana Monroe Wind Ensemble (Derle R. Long, conductor) – 26 February 2019
  • Crosby (Tex.) High School Symphonic Band (Patrick Dunnigan, conductor) - 20 December 2018 (2018 Midwest Clinic)
  • Concordia University (Chicago, Ill.) Wind Symphony (Richard Fischer, conductor) - 2 November 2018
  • University of Texas, Arlington, Symphonic Winds (Christopher Evans, conductor) – 26 April 2018
  • University of North Carolina, Greensboro, University Band (Pamela L. Klena, conductor) – 16 November 2017
  • University of Texas (Austin) Symphony Band (Lance Sample, conductor) – 18 October 2017
  • Henderson State University (Arkadelphia, Ark.) Wind Ensemble (Steven M. Knight, conductor) – 7 March 2017
  • Lee University (Cleveland, Tenn.) Wind Ensemble (David Holsinger, conductor) – 3 February 2017
  • Lee University (Cleveland, Tenn.) Wind Ensemble (Winona Holsinger, conductor) – 11 October 2016
  • Concordia College Band (Moorhead, Minn.) – April 2008


Works for Winds by this Composer


Resources

  • Bach, J.; Winkworth, C.; Croft, J. (1978). Who Puts His Trust in God Must Just [score]. Shawnee Press: Delaware Water Gap. Penn.