Lobe den Herrn, meine Seele BWV 69.2; BWV 69; BC B 10 GND

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Sacred cantata
S*, A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; 3 Tr, Timp, 3 Ob, Ob d’am, Bs, 2 Vl, Va, Bc

Date of origin, Work history
vor dem 26. August 1748
Erstaufführung 26. August 1748. Satz 1, 3 u. 5 wurden mit geringfügigen Änderungen aus BWV 69.1 übernommen.
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere) (Link to event)
relation to other works:
is revision of BWV 69.1 / BC A 123
is part of BWV diverse [o.Jg.]
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 69.2/6 (o.I.) ChS
The movements 1, 3 and 5 are borrowed from the cantata BWV 69.1 (1723).
Link to videos:
Lobe den Herrn, meine Seele, BWV 69.2 (Netherlands Bach Society)

see BWV 69.1 (69a); mvt. 6: stanza 3 from ‚Es woll uns Gott genädig sein‘ by Martin Luther (1524)
Link to lyrics

Original sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 68 [Part(s)]
Additional sources
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]


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