Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern BWV 1; BC A 173GND

Genre
Chorale cantata
Designation of a cantata
Annunciation Day [25 March]
Scoring
S*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; 2 Cr, 2 Ob da cac, 2 Vl conc, 2 Vl, Va, Bc

Work history
EA 25. März 1725
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere) (Link to event)
relation to other works:
is exemplar of BWV / BC F
is part of BWV diverse [2. Jg.]
is part of BWV diverse [Jg. 2a]

Author Libretto
unknown author
Libretto
Text: Philipp Nicolai (1599); stanzas 2-6 (mvt. 2-5) reworked (author unknown)
Link to lyrics
Author Chorale
Nicolai, Philipp
Chorale
Libretto

Original sources
D-LEb Thomana 1 (Depositum im Bach-Archiv) [Part(s)]
Verschollen BWV 1, Originalstimmen [Part(s)]
Additional sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 165 [Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 191 [Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/V, Faszikel 5 [Score]
PL-Wu RM 5916 [Score]
Verschollen BWV 1 (1), C. v. Winterfeld Nr. 305 [Score]
[Verschollen Kantatenabschriften, C. v. Winterfeld] [Score]

Edition

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