Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Wär Gott nicht mit uns diese Zeit BWV 14; BC A 40

Chorale cantata (4th Sunday of Epiphany)


Scoring
S*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; Cr, 2 Ob, 2 Vl, Va, Bc
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere)
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 14/5 ChS
Comment
EZ 1735; EZ (autogr. Datum)
Lyrics
Martin Luther (1524); after Psalm 124; stanza 2 (mvt 3, also mvt 2 and 4 very freely) reworked (author unknown)
Link to lyrics
Edition
NBA I/6, S. 137 (Peter Wollny, 1996) – Critical report (1996), S. 131;
BG 2, S. 101 (M. Hauptmann, 1852) –
Sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 50, Faszikel 1
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 156
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 879 [Original source]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 398, Faszikel 1 [Original source]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 398, Faszikel 2
D-HAmi Ms. 141
D-LEb Thomana 14 (Depositum im Bach-Archiv) [Original source]
GB-Cfm MU. MS. 632 [Original source]
PL-Wu RM 5922
Verschollen BWV 14 (1), J. Traeg
Verschollen BWV 14 (2), List & Francke 1922
Verschollen BWV 14 (3), F. C. Griepenkerl
Verschollen Choralsammlung
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2018-07-06 : 12:17:27