Du wahrer Gott und Davids Sohn, BWV 23 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Corale: Christe, du Lamm Gottes (No.4)

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Version I, BC A 47a (1722-23)

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Band 8.1. Kantaten zum Sonntag Estomihi (pp.69-104)
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Version III, BC A 47c (1728-31)

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Composite Version, BC A 47a, c (1723-24, 1728-31)

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Feldmahler (2006/5/18)

Editor Wilhelm Rust (1822-1892)
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Editor Christoph Wolff (1940-)
Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie I. Kantaten
Band 8.1. Kantaten zum Sonntag Estomihi (pp.33-68)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1992. Plate BA 5078.
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Version I, BC A 47a (1722-23)

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Version II, BC A 47b (1723-24)

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Arranger Bernhard Todt (1822-1907), piano reduction
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Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.[1891]. Plate J.S.B. I.23.
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Arranger Bernhard Todt (1822-1907), piano reduction
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Corale: Christe, du Lamm Gottes (No.4)

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Antonio (2011/2/21)

Editor Antonio Armendáriz (2nd edition)
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Publisher. Info. Lodosa: Antonio Armendáriz Navarro
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Misc. Notes Textos complementarios sobre esta obra en cuatro idiomas (alemán, español, francés e inglés). Parituras de muy alta calidad, con textos en español y latín
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General Information

Work Title Du wahrer Gott und Davids Sohn
Alternative. Title Cantata Dominica Estomihi
Name Translations Du wahrer Gott und Davids Sohn, רי"ב 23
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 180715242; LCCN: no89019463; GND: 300007019; BNF: 13909551k; BNE: XX5063231
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 23 ; BC A 47 (a-c)
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 99
Key C minor (Versions I, III); B minor (Version II)
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements:*
  1. Aria-Duetto (soprano, alto): Du wahrer Gott und Davids Sohn (C minor, 62 bars)
  2. Recitativo (tenor): Ach! gehe nicht vorüber (Invalid mode, 15 bars)
  3. Chorus: Aller Augen warten, Herr (E major, 153 bars)
  4. Corale: Christe, du Lamm Gottes (G minor, 58 bars)*
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1717-31 (3 versions)*
First Performance. 1723-02-07 in Leipzig, Thomaskirche*
First Publication. 1855 (BGA)
Librettist Anonymous
Language German
Dedication Quinquagesima Sunday (Estomihi)
Average DurationAvg. Duration 20 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation soprano, alto, tenor, mixed chorus, orchestra
Versions I, III (C minor)
Voices: soprano, alto, tenor; mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 2 oboes, strings, continuo
Version II (B minor)
Voices: soprano, alto, tenor; mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 2 oboes d'amore, bassoon, cornetto, 3 trombones, strings, continuo
Discography Wikipedia (section)
MusicBrainz
All Music Guide
Primary Sources BC A 47a (1722-23)
BC A 47b (1723, 1724)
BC A 47c (1728-31)
External Links Wikipedia article
Bach-Cantatas.com
Extra Information *Versions, Performance history, Commentary

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Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach