Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Gott, man lobet dich in der Stille BWV 120.1; BWV 120; BC B 6

Sacred cantata (Council election)


Scoring
S*, A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; 3 Tr, Timp, 2 Ob, 2 Ob d’am, Vl conc, 2 Vl, Va, Bc
relation to other works:
 BWVBC F
Comment
EZ 1729 oder früher (nicht erhaltene Version); Mainly parody of older works. Connections as follows:
mvt. 1 = BWV 120a/6 or 120b/1. mvt. 2 = BWV 120a/1 or 120b/2 or BWV 232 ("Et expecto resurrectionis"). mvt. 4 = BWV 120a/3 or 120b/4 or Sonata for violin BWV 1019a/3
Lyrics
author unknown; mvt. 1: Psalm 65:2; mvt. 6: ‘Te Deum’ (1529, German) by Martin Luther (1483–1546)
Link to lyrics
Edition
NBA I/32.2, S. 53 (Christine Fröde, 1994) – Critical report (1994), S. 69;
BG 24, S.249 (A. Dörffel, 1876) –
Sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 193
D-HAmi Ms. 157
GB-Ob MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 61 [Konvolut]
GB-Ob MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 61, Faszikel 10
PL-Kj Mus.ms. Bach P 871 [Original source]
Static URL
https://www.bach-digital.de/receive/BachDigitalWork_work_00000145 [XML] [MEI] [JSON-LD]
gnd
300008139
Last changed
2018-10-10 : 11:14:07