Sinfonia in D (Fragment) zu einer unbekannten Festkantate BWV 1045; BC A 193

Designation of a cantata
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violin solo, trumpet I, trumpet II, trumpet III, timpani, oboe I, oboe II, violin I, violin II, viola, basso continuo

Date of origin, Work history
Date of composition around 1743‒1746 (autograph fair copy of the score); already composed earlier for unknown festival cantata(s), possibly as a Sinfonia for a council election cantata like BWV 120.1 and its later reworking BWV 120.3 (instrumentation with 3 trumpets/timpani as well as solo violin matches)
Link to videos:
Sinfonia in D (Netherlands Bach Society)

Original sources
D-B Bach P 614 [Score]
Additional sources
D-B Bach P 213, Faszikel 6 [Score]
F-Pn D-553 [Score]
D-Bhm H 731 [Part(s)]


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