2 Cantatas (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Copyist Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (1714-1788)
Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, n.d.[1727-33].
Misc. Notes Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B): Mus.ms. Bach P 41
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General Information

Work Title 2 Cantatas
Alternative. Title Zwei Cantaten; 2 cantatas for the Electress of Saxony and Queen of Poland
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 198, 214; BC G 34, 19
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. None [force assignment]
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's BWV 198: 10 movements in 2 parts
BWV 214: 9 movements
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1727-33
First Performance. 1727/10/17
Librettist BWV 198: Johann Christoph Gottsched (1700-1766)
BWV 214: Unknown Librettist
Language German
Dedication BWV 198: Christiane Eberhardine Consort to the Elector of Saxony
BWV 214: Maria Josepha of Austria Queen of Poland and Elector of Saxony
Average DurationAvg. Duration 70 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation soprano, alto, tenor bass, mixed chorus, orchestra
Extra Information Contents:
''Lass, Fürstin, lass noch einen Strahl''
''Tönet, ihr Pauken! Erschallet, Trompeten!''