O Ewigkeit, du Donnerwort BWV 20; BC A 95GND

Genre
Chorale cantata
Designation of a cantata
1st Sunday after Trinity
Scoring
A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B, Tr/Tr da tir, Ob I-III, Vl I/II, Va, Bc

Work history, Date of origin
Erstaufführung 11. Juni 1724 (Beginn des 2. Leipziger Kantaten-Jg.).
1724
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere) (Link to event)
relation to other works:
is part of BWV diverse [2. Jg.]
is part of BWV diverse [Jg. 2a]
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 20/7 ChS
Comment
In autogr. Partitur Entwurf zum (später anders ausgeführten) Mittelteil von Satz 1 (NBA Suppl., S. 118f., P. Wollny, 2011)
Link to videos:
O Ewigkeit, du Donnerwort, BWV 20 (J. S. Bach Stiftung St. Gallen)

Author Libretto
unknown author
Libretto
Johann Rist (1642, version of twelve stanzas); stanzas 1-7 and 9-11 (mvts. 2-6 and 8-10) reworked (author unknown)
Link to lyrics
Author Chorale
Rist, Johann (1607-1667)
Chorale

Original sources
D-LEb Rara I, 14 [Score, Sketch]
D-LEb Thomana 20 (Depositum im Bach-Archiv) [Part(s)]
Verschollen BWV 20, Originalstimmen [Part(s)]
Additional sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/XVI, Faszikel 7 [Score]
PL-WRu 60002 Muz. [Score]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 20, Partitur [Score]
Verschollen BWV 20 oder 60, J. Rietz [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 75 [Part(s)]

Edition

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2022-12-06 : 11:34:59