Schwingt freudig euch empor [early version] BWV 36.4; BWV 36 (1); BC A 3a

Sacred cantata (1st Sunday of Advent)


Scoring
S*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; Ob d’am, 2 Vl, Va, Bc
Date of origin
um 1726-1730
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 36.4/5 ChS
Comment
early version
Lyrics
author unknown (C. F. Henrici?)
Philipp Nicolai (1556–1608)

mvts. 1-4 are reworkings of mvts. 1, 3, 5 and 7 of the secular cantata BWV 36.1 (36c);
mvt. 5: stanza 7 from ‘Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern’ by Philipp Nicolai (1599)
Edition
NBA I/1, S. 17 (Alfred Dürr, 1954) – Critical report (1955), S. 18
Sources
D-B Am.B 106
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 143
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 82, Faszikel 2
D-KNu K 16a/6365 [Konvolut]
D-KNu K 16a/6365, Faszikel 4
Verschollen BWV 36, 112, 146, L. Liepmannssohn
Verschollen BWV 36 (1), J. Christoph Westphal
Verschollen BWV 36 (2), J. Christian Westphal
Verschollen BWV 36 (3), K. M. Poppe
Verschollen BWV 64, 144, 5, 36, Fk 84, J. Rietz
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Last changed
2019-02-14 : 07:41:41