Sie werden aus Saba alle kommen BWV 65; BC A 27 GND

Epiphany, Cantata Cycle I (1723/1724)
Other catalogues
NV 1790, S. 75 [4]
Sacred cantata
Psalm: Psalm 8
Epistel: Jesaja 60, 1-6
Gospel: Matthäus 2, 1-12
Tenor solo, Bass solo, Sopran, Alt, Tenor, Bass, Corno da caccia I, Corno da caccia II, Flauto dolce I, Flauto dolce II, Oboe da caccia I, Oboe da caccia II, Violine I, Violine II, Viola, Basso continuo

Date of origin, Work history
vor dem 06. Januar 1724
First performance on January 6, 1724. In the autograph score for BWV 81 (D-B: P 120), there are two sketches for the opening chorus (NBA Suppl., page 110, P. Wollny, 2011)
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 65/2 ChS
is adapted in BWV 65/7 ChS
In der autographen Partitur Melodieskizze zum Ritornell der Arie Nr. 4 (NBA Suppl., S. 114f., P. Wollny, 2011).
Introduction to the work
Link to videos:
Sie werden aus Saba alle kommen, BWV 65 (Netherlands Bach Society)

Author Libretto
unknown author
Author unknown. Movement 1: Isaiah 60, 6. Movement 2: Ein Kind geborn zu Bethlehem (around 1540, after the hymn Puer natus in Bethlehem), stanza 4. Movement 7 preserved without text: presumably Ich hab in Gottes Herz und Sinn (P. Gerhardt, 1647), stanza 10. Printed text Döbeln 1736
Link to lyrics
Author Chorale
Gerhardt, Paul (1607-1676)

Original sources
D-B Bach P 120 [Score, Sketch]
D-B Bach P 147 [Score, Sketch]
Additional sources
A-Wgm III 33340 (Q 689) [Score]
D-B Ms Danzig 4223 [Score]
D-B Bach P 446, Faszikel 1 [Score]
D-B 10072-15 [Score]
D-Bsa SA 818 [= Choralsammlung C. F. C. Fasch] [Score]
PL-Wu RM 5910, Faszikel 1 [Score]
PL-Wu RM 5910 [Konvolut] [Score]
Verschollen BWV 65, C. v. Winterfeld Nr. 309 [Score]
Verschollen BWV 65, F. Hauser [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 65 (1), Partitur [Score]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 65 (2), Stimmen [Part(s)]


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