Du wahrer Gott und Davids Sohn [Köthnen version] BWV 23.1; BWV 23; BC A 47a

Sacred cantata (Estomihi)

S*, A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; 2 Ob, 2 Vl, Va, Bc
Work history
EZ 1723; 1st version in C minor: this version has got 3 movements, the final chorale "Christe, du Lamm Gottes" is not included. This first version was composed in Köthen as an audition piece for the position of Thomaskantor in Leipzig. A performance of this version is not proven.
relation from other works:
has revision BWV 23.2
Other catalogues
NV 1790, S. 76 [6]
Link to lyrics
NBA I/8, S. 35 (Christoph Wolff, 1992) – Critical report (1998), S. 28
Original sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 69
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 16, Faszikel 1
Additional sources
D-B N.Mus.ms. 10072-16
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/X, Faszikel 3
PL-Wu RM 5924
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 23 (1), Partitur
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