Gelobet seist du, Jesu Christ [early version] BWV 91.1; BWV 91; BC A 9aGND

Genre
Chorale cantata
Designation of a cantata
1st Christmas Day
Scoring
S*, A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; 2 Cr, Timp, 3 Ob, 2 Vl, Va, Bc

Date of origin
vor dem 25. Dezember 1724
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere) (Link to event)
, Leipzig (Link to event)
relation to other works:
is part of BWV diverse [2. Jg.]
is part of BWV diverse [2. Jg. a]
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 91/6 ChS
Comment
Early version of BWV 91.

Libretto
Martin Luther (1524); stanzas 3-6 (mvts. 3-5) reworked (author unknown); libretto printing: Birkmann 1728

Original sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 869 [single manuscript, Score, Sketch]
D-LEb Thomana 91 (Depositum im Bach-Archiv) [single manuscript, Part(s)]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 392, Faszikel 1 [single manuscript within composite manuscript, Part(s)]
[Kantate BWV 91: Gelobet seist du, Jesu Christ] Originalstimmensatz [composite manuscript, Part(s)]
Additional sources
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 91, Stimmen [unknown, Part(s)]
D-B Am.B 36 [single manuscript, Score]
D-BNu Ec 9.4 [single manuscript, Score]
D-B Am.B 44, Faszikel 11 [single manuscript within composite manuscript, Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 88 [single manuscript within composite manuscript, Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 451, Faszikel 2 [single manuscript within composite manuscript, Score]
F-Pn VM1-2907, Faszikel 5 [single manuscript within composite manuscript, Score]
D-B Am.B 44 [Konvolut] [composite manuscript, Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 172 [collective manuscript, Score]
D-Nst Will II, 1413 8° [Textdruck] [print, Libretto]

Edition

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2021-11-09 : 11:49:43