Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Christ unser Herr zum Jordan kam BWV 7; BC A 177

Chorale cantata (Birth of John the Baptist [24 June])


Scoring
A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; 2 Ob d’am, 2 Vl conc, 2 Vl, Va, Bc
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere)
relation to other works:
 BWVBC F
Comment
EZ vor dem 24. Juni 1724; Wiederaufführung (nicht datierbar; nachträgl. Beziff. der Stimme Cemb).
Lyrics
Martin Luther (1541); stanzas 2-6 (mvts. 2-6) reworked (author unknown)
Link to lyrics
Edition
BG 1, S. 179 (M. Hauptmann, 1851) – ;
NBA I/29, S. 25 (Frieder Rempp, 1982) – Critical report (1984), S. 34
Sources
B-Br Ms II 4950 Mus
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/XI, Faszikel 6
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1175
D-DS Mus. ms. 526
D-Eib 4.4.6
D-LEb Rara II, 661/1-D
D-LEb Thomana 7 (Depositum im Bach-Archiv) [Original source]
F-MELmah Inv. 918.1.123 [Original source]
GB-Ob MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 56, Faszikel 2
GB-Ob MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 61 [Konvolut]
GB-Ob MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 61, Faszikel 3
PL-Wu RM 5918
US-NYtowe (o. Sign.), BWV 7 [Original source]
Verschollen BWV 7, Originalstimmen [Original source]
[Kantate BWV 7: Christ, unser Herr, zum Jordan kam] Originalstimme (Basso continuo [transponiert]) [Original source]
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2018-07-06 : 11:50:11