Mit Fried und Freud ich fahr dahin BWV 125; BC A 168GND

Genre
Chorale cantata
Designation of a cantata
Purification of the Virgin Mary [2 February]
Scoring
A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; Cr, Fl trav, Ob, Ob d’am, 2 Vl, Va, Bc

Date of origin
vor dem 02. Februar 1725
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere) (Link to event)
relation to other works:
is exemplar of BWVBC F
is part of BWV diverse [2. Jg.]
is part of BWV diverse [Jg. 2a]
Comment
second performance after 1735

Libretto
Martin Luther (1524, after Luke 2:29-32; stanzas 2 and 4 (mvts. 2-5) reworked or extended (author unknown)
Link to lyrics

Original sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 384, Faszikel 1 [single manuscript within composite manuscript, Part(s)]
D-LEb Thomana 125, Faszikel 1 (Depositum im Bach-Archiv) [single manuscript within composite manuscript, Part(s)]
Additional sources
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 125, Stimmen [unknown, Part(s)]
Verschollen BWV 125, H. G. Nägeli [unknown, Score]
Verschollen BWV 125, J. Traeg [unknown, Score]
[Verschollen, Stammhandschriften der Kantaten, J. Traeg] [unknown, Score]
A-KR D 13/17 [single manuscript, Part(s)]
A-Wa 200 [single manuscript, Part(s)]
A-Wn Mus. Hs. 15535 [single manuscript, Score]
A-Wst MH 10947/c [single manuscript, Score]
CH-Zz Ms.Car XV 244 (32) : B 11, Faszikel 1 [single manuscript, Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 131 [single manuscript, Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1032 [single manuscript, Score]
D-HAmi Ms. 159 [single manuscript, Score]
F-Pn D-564 [single manuscript, Score]
RUS-KAu Mus. ms. Gotthold 23041 [single manuscript, Score]
Verschollen BWV 125, E. Prieger [single manuscript, Score]
Verschollen BWV 125, C. v. Winterfeld Nr. 302 [single manuscript, Score]
Verschollen BWV 125 (3), F. C. Griepenkerl [single manuscript, Score]
Verschollen BWV 125 (6), Hoffmeister & Kühnel [single manuscript, Score]
A-Sd MN 102, Faszikel 4 [single manuscript within composite manuscript, Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 50, Faszikel 4 [single manuscript within composite manuscript, Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 460, Faszikel 1 [single manuscript within composite manuscript, Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 384, Faszikel 2 [single manuscript within composite manuscript, Part(s)]
D-LEb Thomana 125, Faszikel 2 [nach 1750] (Depositum im Bach-Archiv) [single manuscript within composite manuscript, Part(s)]
PL-Wu RM 5908, Faszikel 4 [single manuscript within composite manuscript, Score]
PL-Wu RM 5908 [Konvolut] [composite manuscript, Score]
[Verschollen Kantatenabschriften, C. v. Winterfeld] [composite manuscript, Score]
CH-Zz Ms.Car XV 244 (32) : B 11, Faszikel 2 [collective manuscript, Part(s)]
CH-Zz Ms.Car XV 264 (241) : 12 [collective manuscript, Particella]
D-B Mus. 11475/1 [Erstdruck] [print, Score]

Edition

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2021-11-09 : 04:16:00