Erfreute Zeit im neuen Bunde BWV 83; BC A 167GND

Other catalogues
NV 1790, S. 76 [3]
Sacred cantata
Designation of a cantata
Purification of the Virgin Mary [2 February]
A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; 2 Cr, 2 Ob, Vl conc, 2 Vl, Va, Bc

Date of origin
vor dem 02. Februar 1724
Early performances
, Leipzig, St. Nicholas Church (Premiere) (Link to event)
, Leipzig (Link to event)
relation to other works:
is part of BWV diverse [1. Jg.]
relation from other works:
has as part BWV 83/5 ChS
probably second performance in 1727 (transposed part "Basso continuo"); Lit.: Dürr Chr 2, p. 152

author unknown
Martin Luther (1483–1546)

mvt. 2 using Luke 2:29-31; mvt. 3: based on Hebrews 4:16; mvt. 5: stanza 4 from ‘Mit Fried und Freud fahr ich dahin’ by Martin Luther (1524); first libretto printing: Leipzig 1724 I
Link to lyrics
Original lyrics
RUS-SPsc [Textdruck]

Original sources
Verschollen BWV 83, Originalpartitur [Score]
D-B Bach St 21 [Part(s)]
Verschollen BWV 83, Originalstimmen [Part(s)]
RUS-SPsc [Textdruck] [Libretto]
Additional sources
D-B Bach P 447, Faszikel 3 [Score]
D-B Bach P 1159/IX, Faszikel 7 [Score]
PL-Wu RM 5924 [Score]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 83, Partitur [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]


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