Du wahrer Gott und Davids Sohn [rehearsal version in b] BWV 23.2; BWV 23; BC A 47b GND

unday next before Lent/Quinquagesima Sunday/Estomihi, Cantata Cycle I (1723/1724)
Other catalogues
NV 1790, S. 76 [6]
Sacred cantata
Psalm: Psalm 31
Epistel: 1. Korinther 13, 1-13
Gospel: Lukas 18, 31-43
S*, A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B, Cln (bei WA 1724 ersetzt durch: Cto u. Tbn I–III,), Ob d’am I/II, Vl I/II, Va, Bc

Date of origin, Work history
vor dem 07. Februar 1723
2nd version (B minor, 4 movements): The performance on February 7, 1723 is connected with Bach's application for St Thomas in Leipzig.
Early performances
, Leipzig, St. Thomas Church (Premiere) (Link to event)
, Leipzig, St. Thomas Church (Link to event)
relation to other works:
is part of BWV diverse [1. Jg.]
is revision of BWV 23.1 / BC A 47a
relation from other works:
has revision BWV 23.3
Link to videos:
Du wahrer Gott und Davids Sohn, BWV 23.2, (Netherlands Bach Society)

Author Libretto
unknown author
unknown author;
mvt. 4: Agnus Dei (German, Braunschweig, 1528)
Link to lyrics

Original sources
D-Bsa SA 5175 (7), Faszikel 1 [Part(s)]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 16, Faszikel 1 [Part(s)]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 16, Faszikel 2 [Part(s)]
Additional sources
D-B N.Mus.ms. 10072-7 [Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 469, Faszikel 1 [Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1021 [Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/X, Faszikel 3 [Score]
D-Bsa SA 834, Faszikel 3 [Score]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 23/4, Partitur [Score]
D-Bsa SA 18 [Part(s)]
D-Bsa SA 5175 (7), Faszikel 2 [Part(s)]


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