Vereinigte Zwietracht der wechselnden Saiten (Dramma per musica) BWV 207.1; BWV 207; BC G 37 GND

For the University
Other catalogues
NV 1790, S. 71 [2]
Secular cantata
S* [Glück], A* (Dankbarkeit), T* [Fleiß], B* (Ehre), S, A, T, B, Tr I–III, Timp, Fl trav I/II, Ob/Ob d’am I/II, Taille, Vl I/II, Va, Bc

Date of origin, Work history
vor dem 11. Dezember 1726
First performance on December 11, 1726, to mark the beginning of Professorship by Dr. Gottlieb Kortte in Leipzig. The opening chorus is based on BWV 1046.2/3, and the Ritornello in movement 5 is based on the Trio II in BWV 1046.2/4. Movements 1, 3, 5, 7–9 are later reused as a parody template for BWV 207.2
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere) (Link to event)
relation from other works:
has complement BWV 1177
Introduction to the work
Link to videos:
Vereinigte Zwietracht der wechselnden Saiten (Dramma per musica), BWV 207.1 (Musica Antiqua Köln, R. Goebel

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Original sources
D-B Bach P 174 [Score, Sketch]
D-B Bach St 93, Faszikel 1 [Part(s)]


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