Gott, wie dein Name, so ist auch dein Ruhm BWV 171; BC A 24GND

Genre
Sacred cantata
Designation of a cantata
New Year/Circumcision
Scoring
S*, A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; 3 Tr, Timp, 2 Ob, 2 Vl, Va, Bc

Date of origin
vor dem 01. Januar 1729
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere) (Link to event)
relation to other works:
is exemplar of BWVBC F
is part of BWV diverse [Jg. 4]
Comment
Three movements are proved to be parodies.

Libretto
Picander (Leipzig 1728/1732, 'Cantaten auf die Sonn- und Fest-Tage'); mvt. 1: Psalm 48:11; mvt. 6: stanza 2 from ‘Jesu, nun sei gepreiset’ by Johannes Hermann (1593)
Link to lyrics

Original sources
US-NYpm B 1184. G685 [Robert Owen Lehman Collection, BWV 171] (Depositum) [single manuscript, Score]
Additional sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 94 [single manuscript, Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 39 [single manuscript, Part(s)]
D-DS Mus. ms. 1312 [single manuscript, Score]
D-B Am.B 10-11, Faszikel 2 [single manuscript within composite manuscript, Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 453, Faszikel 1 [single manuscript within composite manuscript, Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/VI, Faszikel 7 [single manuscript within composite manuscript, Score]
PL-Wu RM 5928 [collective manuscript, Score]

Edition

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2021-11-11 : 12:11:21