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Cantata BWV 207a
Auf, schmetternde Töne der muntern Trompeten

Ref.

BWV 207a

German Title

Auf, schmetternde Töne der muntern Trompeten

English Title

Come, resounding tones of merry trumpets (by Richard Stokes)

Event

Secular Cantata for Elector Augustus IIIís Birthday [Drama per Musica]

Composed

Leipzig, 1735 ?
1st performance: August 3, 1735 ? or a year before or after - Leipzig

Text

Anon [Christian Friedrich Henrici (Picander) ?]

German Text | Translations: Catalan-1 | Dutch | English-1 | French-4 | French-6 | Hebrew | Italian | Spanish

Scoring

Soloists: Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Bass; 4-part Chorus
Orchestra: 3 trumpets, timpani, 2 transverse flutes, 2 oboes díamore, tenor oboe (taille), bassoon, strings, continuo
Mvt. 1: Chorus | Mvt. 2: Recitative | Mvt. 3: Aria | Mvt. 4: Recitative | Mvt. 5: Aria (Duet) | M5a: Ritornello | Mvt. 6: Recitative | Mvt. 7: Aria | Mvt. 8: Recitative | Mvt. 9: Chorus | Mvt. 10: Marcia

Score BGA Anh [0.44 MB] | Score BGA [1.86 MB]

References

BGA: XX/2, XXXIV | NBA: I/37 | BC: G 22 | Zwang: W 18 | First Published: BG, 1873 | Autograph score (fascimile): Berlin, Staatsbibliothek | The Marche movement in BWV 207 and BWV 207a [PDF]

Commentary

Crouch | AMG | Mincham | EvH [Dutch] | GO [Dutch] | Reyes [Spanish]

Music

Music Examples

Discussions

Week of April 28, 2002; Week of February 17, 2008; Week of September 29, 2013

Contents

 

Complete Recordings
Recordings of Individual Movements
Recordings of Cantata BWV 207

Discussions - Part 1 (1st round)
Discussions - Part 2 (2nd round)
Discussions - Part 3 (3rd round)

Discography - Part 1

Complete Recordings

1

J.S. Bach: Cantatas BWV 207a & BWV 214 [C-4]

Cantata BWV 207a []
Helmut Kahlhöfer
Kantorei Barmen-Gemarke & Chamber Orchestra
Soprano: Ingeborg Reichelt; Alto: Emmy Lisken; Tenor: Georg Jelden; Bass: Eduard Wollitz
Gisbert Schneider (Organ)
Cantate 
Vanguard
MHS
Oct 1961 LP / TT:
Recorded at Wuppertal - Barmen, Germany.

2

J.S. Bach Secular Cantatas BWV 206 & 207a [C-1]

 

Cantata BWV 207a [29:33]

Frieder Bernius

Kammerchor Stuttgart / Concerto Köln

Soprano: Ruth Ziesak; Alto: Michael Chance; Tenor: Christoph Prégardien; Bass: Peter Kooy

Sony Classical SK-46492

Sep 19-26, 1990

CD / TT: 66:51

Recorded at Evangelische Kirche, Grönningen, Germany.
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3

Edition Bachakademie Vol. 64 - Secular Cantatas

Helmuth Rilling

Gächinger Kantorei Stuttgart / Bach-Collegium Stuttgart

Soprano: Christine Schäfer; Alto: Ingeborg Danz; Tenor: Stanford Olsen; Bass: Michael Volle

Hänssler

Jan 1995

TT: 33:44

Recorded at Stadthalle Leonberg, Germany.
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4

J.S. Bach: Complete Cantatas Vol. 5
Bach-2000 Vol. 5 - Secular Cantatas
[B-0]

 

Cantata BWV 207a [33:42]

Ton Koopman

Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra & Choir

Sopranos: Sibylla Rubens (Mvt. 5), Anne Grimm (Mvt. 10); Alto: Elisabeth von Magnus; Tenor: Christoph Prégardien; Bass: Klaus Mertens

Erato 0630-17578-2
Antoine Marchand CC-72205
Teldec

Sep & Nov 1996

4-CD / TT: 239:51
4-CD / TT: 239:51
11-CD / TT:

Recorded at Waalse Kerk, Amsterdam, Holland.
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Antoine Marchand 4-CD (2004): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de
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Teldec 11-CD (2000): Amazon.com | Amazon.co.uk | Amazon.de

5

J.S. Bach: Festmusiken zu Leipziger Universitätsfeiern [C-2]

Cantata BWV 207a [30:41]

David Timm

Leipziger Universitätschor / Pauliner Barockensemble, Leipzig

Soprano: Anastasiya Peretyahina; Alto: Susanne Krumbiegel; Tenor: Martin Petzold; Bass: Wolf-Matthias Friedrich

Querstand

2009

5-CD / TT:

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The list of recordings was compiled by Aryeh Oron (March 2002 - October 2013)
Thanks to contributors: Wayne Davies (August 2006), Leslie Masters (August 2010), Peter Schmidt (May 2005)

Cantatas BWV 207 & BWV 207a: Details & Complete Recordings of BWV 207 | Recordings of Individual Movements from BWV 207 | Details & Complete Recordings of BWV 207a | Recordings of Individual Movements from BWV 207a | Discussions: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3

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