Darzu ist erschienen der Sohn Gottes BWV 40; BC A 12GND

Other catalogues
NV 1790, S. 74 [7]
Sacred cantata
Designation of a cantata
2nd Christmas Day
A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; 2 Cr, 2 Ob, 2 Vl, Va, Bc

Work history
Movement 1 is model for BWV 233/6.
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere) (Link to event)
relation to other works:
is part of BWV diverse [1. Jg.]
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 40/3 ChS
is adapted in BWV 40/6 ChS
is adapted in BWV 40/8 ChS

author unknown
Caspar Füger (1521- 1592)
Paul Gerhardt (1607–1676)
Christian Keymann (1607–1662)

mvt. 1: 1. John 3:8; mvt. 3: stanza 4 from ‘Wir Christenleut’ by Caspar Füger (1592); mvt. 5: stanza 2 from ‘Schwing dich auf zu deinem Gott’ by Paul Gerhardt (1653); mvt. 8: stanza 4 from ‚Freuet euch, ihr Christen alle‘ by Christian Keymann (1645)
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Original sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 63 [Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 11 [Part(s)]
Additional sources
D-B N.Mus.ms. 10072-8 [Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 64 [Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 469, Faszikel 2 [Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/IX, Faszikel 3 [Score]
PL-Wu RM 5922 [Score]
US-BER Kenney 534 [Score]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 40 (1), Partitur [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 40 (2), Stimmen [Part(s)]


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