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Cantata BWV 216a
Erwählte Pleißenstadt
Apollo et Mercurius

Ref.

BWV 216a

German Title

Erwählte Pleißenstadt: Apollo et Mercurius

English Title

O Chosen Leipzig: Apollo and Mercury (by Simon Crouch)

Event

Homage cantata to the Leipzig town council

Composed

Leipzig, 1728 ?
1st performance: After 1728 - Leipzig
Parody of BWV 216

Text

Christian Friedrich Henrici (Picander) (?)

German-5 | Translations: English-1

Scoring

Music lost, but can be partially reconstructed from BWV 216; Mvt. 1: BWV 216/1, Mvt. 3: BWV 216/3, Mvt. 5: BWV 216/5, Mvt. 7: BWV 216/7.

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References

BGA: 34 | NBA: I/39 | BC: G 47 | Zwang: - | First Published: BG, 1887

Commentary

Crouch

Music

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