Ein Herz, das seinen Jesum lebend weiß BWV 134.3; BWV 134; BC A 59b GND

Tuesday of Easter Week, Cantata Cycle I (1723/1724)
Other catalogues
NV 1790, S. 77 [2]
Sacred cantata
Psalm: Psalm 16
Epistel: Apostelgeschichte 13, 26-33
Gospel: Lukas 24, 36-47
A*, T*, S, A, T, B; 2 Ob, 2 Vl, Va, Bc

Date of origin, Work history
vor dem 27. März 1731
First performance on April 12, 1735? (Watermark, handwriting styles of the autograph score). The score was newly created due to the recomposition of all three recitatives (compare with BWV 66.3)
Early performances
, Leipzig, St. Nicholas Church (Link to event)
Revised version of the parody of the cantata for New Year/Congratulation BWV 134.1. First performance in 1731, second performance presumably on 12.4.1735.
Link to videos:
Ein Herz, das seinen Jesum lebend weiß, BWV 134.3 (Amsterdam Baroque, T. Koopman)

Unknown author. Parody of BWV 134.1 (without movement 5–6). First print: Leipzig 1724 II, page [9], and Leipzig 1731 I, page [10]
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Original sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 44, Faszikel 3 [Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 18 [Part(s)]
D-LEb Rara I, 7b [Textdruck] [Libretto]
Additional sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/X, Faszikel 4 [Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 446, Faszikel 4 [Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 859 [Score]
D-DS Mus. ms. 1315 [Score]
PL-WRu 60003 Muz. [Score]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 134 (1), Partitur [Score]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 134 (2), Partiturfragment [Score]


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