Du wahrer Gott und Davids Sohn, BWV 23 (Johann Sebastian Bach)
- Contributor: Paolo Pandolfo (submitted 2016-11-15). Score information: A4, 28 pages, 1.86 MB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Scan of vocal score by Bernhard Todt
- Editor: Richard Mix (submitted 2017-02-28). Score information: Letter, 2 pages Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Parts for 3-movement c minor version, after BGA
Title: Du wahrer Gott und Davids Sohn, BWV 23
Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
Published: BGA 5 1855
Description: One of Bach's 2 audition pieces for Leipzig, 7 Feb 1723. The first version (in c minor, not requiring oboi d'amore) was written at Cöthen around 1717 and the autograph has "fine" at the end of 3 movements; the chorale was added in 1723 and the parts for colla parte brass date from 1724.
- Du wahrer Gott und Davids Sohn, BWV 23 (Johann Sebastian Bach) at the Petrucci Music Library (IMSLP)
View the Wikipedia article on Du wahrer Gott und Davids Sohn, BWV 23 (Johann Sebastian Bach).
- German libretto at University of Alberta, Canada.
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