O Ewigkeit, du Donnerwort BWV 60; BC A 161

Sacred cantata (24th Sunday after Trinity)


Scoring
A* (Furcht), T* (Hoffnung), B* (Vox Christi), S, A, T, B, Cor, Ob d’am I/II, Vl I/II, Va, Bc
Date of origin
vor dem 07. November 1723
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere)
relation to other works:
is part of BWV diverse [1. Jg.]
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 60/5 ChS
Comment
Wiederaufführung nach 1735 (WZ der Stimme Bc).
Lyrics
author unknown
Johann Rist (1607–1667)
Franz Joachim Burmeister (1633–1672)

mvt. 1: stanza 1 from ‚O Ewigkeit, du Donnerwort‘ by Johann Rist (1642) and Genesis 49:18; mvt. 4: Revelation 14:13; mvt. 5: stanza 5 from ‘Es ist genung, so nimm, Herr, meinen Geist’ by Franz Joachim Burmeister (1662)
Link to lyrics
Edition
BG 12/2, S.171 (W. Rust, 1863);
NBA I/27, S. 1 (Alfred Dürr, 1968) – Critical report (1968), S. 9
Original sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 74
Verschollen BWV 60, Originalstimme (Continuo)
Additional sources
D-B Mus. O. 12172 Rara, Teil 2 (handschriftlicher Anhang)
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 461, Faszikel 2
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/XVI, Faszikel 8
Verschollen BWV 20 oder 60, J. Rietz
Verschollen Choralsammlung
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2020-05-13 : 01:46:28