Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Der Himmel lacht, die Erde jubilieret (Leipzig version) BWV 31.2; BWV 31; BC A 55b

Sacred cantata (1st Easter Day)


Scoring
S*, T*, B*, S I/II, A, T, B, Tr I-III, Timp, Ob, Ob d'am I (1724) u. Ob d'am II (1731), Taille, Bs, Vl I/II, Va I/II, Bc.
Early performances
, Leipzig, St. Nicholas Church (Premiere)
, Leipzig, St. Nicholas Church
Comment
EZ vor dem 09. April 1724; Presumably there is hardly any difference between the early version and the version of the 2nd performance in Leipzig (25.3.1731)
Lyrics
Salomon Franck (1659–1725)
Johannes Herman (1548/63)

Text: see BWV 31 (Weimar version); first libretto printings: Leipzig 1724 II and Leipzig 1731 I
Link to lyrics
Edition
BG 7, S.3 (W. Rust, 1857) – ;
NBA I/9, S. 41 (Alfred Dürr, 1985) – Critical report (1986), S. 34
Sources
D-B N.Mus.ms. 10072-20
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 445, Faszikel 2
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/XI, Faszikel 9
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1175
D-Eib 4.4.5
D-LEm I. B. 2d [Textdruck] [Original source]
PL-Kj Mus.ms. Bach St 14, Faszikel 1 [Original source]
PL-Kj Mus.ms. Bach St 14, Faszikel 2 [Original source]
PL-Kj Mus.ms. Bach St 14, Faszikel 3 [Original source]
PL-Kj Mus.ms. Bach St 14, Faszikel 4
PL-Wu RM 5911 [Konvolut]
PL-Wu RM 5911, Faszikel 3
RUS-SPsc 6.34.3.209 [Textdruck] [Original source]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 31, Partitur
Static URL
https://www.bach-digital.de/receive/BachDigitalWork_work_00000040 [XML] [MEI] [JSON-LD]
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2018-08-15 : 06:46:00