Erfreut euch, ihr Herzen BWV 66.2; BWV 66; BC A 56GND

Other catalogues
NV 1790, S. 76 [11]
Genre
Sacred cantata
Designation of a cantata
2nd Easter Day
Scoring
S, A* (Schwachheit), T* (Zuversicht), B*, Tr (ad lib.), Ob I/II, Bs, Vl I/II, Va, Bc

Work history
Erstaufführung 10. April 1724 als Parodie von BWV 66.1; später revidiert, s. BWV 66.3
Early performances
, Leipzig, St. Nicholas Church (Premiere) (Link to event)
, Leipzig, St. Thomas Church (Premiere) (Link to event)
relation to other works:
is part of BWV diverse [1. Jg.]
is revision of BWV 66.1 / BC [G 4]
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 66.2/6 ChS
has revision BWV 66.3

Libretto
author unknown; mvts. 1-5: reworking of mvt. 8 and 1-4 from BWV 66.1; mvt. 6: stanza 3 from ‘Christ ist erstanden’ (medieval); first libretto printing: Leipzig 1724 II
Link to lyrics
Original lyrics
RUS-SPsc 6.34.3.209 [Textdruck]

Original sources
RUS-SPsc 6.34.3.209 [Textdruck] [Libretto]

Edition

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