Du sollt Gott, deinen Herren, lieben BWV 77; BC A 126 GND

Thirteenth Sunday after Trinity, Cantata Cycle I (1723/1724)
Sacred cantata
Psalm: Psalm 70
Epistel: Galater 3, 15-22
Gospel: Lukas 10, 23-37
[Sopran solo, Alt solo, Tenor solo, Bass solo, Sopran, alt, Tenor, Bass,] Tr da tir [, Oboe I, Oboe II, Violine I, VIoline II, VIola, Basso continuo]

Date of origin, Work history
vor dem 22. August 1723
First performance on August 22, 1723
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere) (Link to event)
relation to other works:
is part of BWV diverse [1. Jg.]
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 77/6 ChS
movement 6: no text or incipit in original score. Non-autograph text supplement probably by J.C.F. Bach (not by C. F. Zelter). Presumably the son copied the text of the original parts. Lit.: P. Wollny, in: BJ 2001, p. 62.
Introduction to the work
Link to videos:
Du sollt Gott, deinen Herren, lieben, BWV 77 (J. S. Bach Stiftung St. Gallen)

Author Libretto
Knauer, Johann Oswald (* 1690)
J. O. (?) Knauer. Movement 1: Luke 10, verse 27. Movement 6: Wenn einer alle Ding verstünd (David Denicke, 1657), stanza 8. Text published: Knauer 1720, page 259 (edited)
Link to lyrics

Original sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 68 [Score, Sketch]
Additional sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/X, Faszikel 2 [Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 446, Faszikel 3 [Score]
D-Gs 8 P GERM III, 746 [Textdruck] [Libretto]
PL-Wu RM 5927 [Score]
US-NYpm B 1184. C229 (MA 9) [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 77, Stimmen [Part(s)]


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