Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

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

Chorale cantata (1st Christmas Day)


Scoring
S*, A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; 2 Cr, Timp, 3 Ob, 2 Vl, Va, Bc
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere)
, Leipzig
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 91/6 ChS
Comment
EZ vor dem 25. Dezember 1724; Early version of BWV 91.
Lyrics
Martin Luther (1524); stanzas 3-6 (mvts. 3-5) reworked (author unknown); libretto printing: Birkmann 1728
Edition
NBA I/2, S. 164 (Alfred Dürr, 1957. Frühfassung Satz 5-6) – Critical report (1957), S. 113;
BG 22, S.333 (W. Rust, 1875. Frühfassung Satz 5) –
Sources
D-B Am.B 36
D-B Am.B 44 [Konvolut]
D-B Am.B 44, Faszikel 11
D-BNu Ec 9.4
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 88
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 172
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 451, Faszikel 2
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 869 [Original source]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 392, Faszikel 1 [Original source]
D-LEb Thomana 91 (Depositum im Bach-Archiv) [Original source]
D-Nst Will II, 1413 8° [Textdruck]
F-Pn VM1-2907, Faszikel 5
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 91, Stimmen
[Kantate BWV 91: Gelobet seist du, Jesu Christ] Originalstimmensatz [Original source]
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2018-08-01 : 03:56:18