Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

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

Sacred cantata (New Year/Circumcision)


Scoring
S*, A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; 3 Tr, Timp, 2 Ob, 2 Vl, Va, Bc
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere)
relation to other works:
 BWVBC F
Comment
EZ vor dem 01. Januar 1729; Three movements are proved to be parodies.
Lyrics
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
Edition
NBA I/4, S. 131 (Werner Neumann, 1965) – Critical report (1964), S. 89;
BG 35, S.3 (A. Dörffel, 1888) –
Sources
D-B Am.B 10-11, Faszikel 2
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 94
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 453, Faszikel 1
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/VI, Faszikel 7
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 39
D-DS Mus. ms. 1312
PL-Wu RM 5928
US-NYpm B 1184. G685 [Robert Owen Lehman Collection, BWV 171] (Depositum) [Original source]
Static URL
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Last changed
2018-07-30 : 03:25:55