Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme BWV 140; BC A 166

Chorale cantata (27th Sunday after Trinity)


Scoring
S*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; Cr, 2 Ob, Taille, Vl picc, 2 Vl, Va, Bc
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere)
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 140/7 ChS
has arrangement in BWV 645
Comment
EZ vor dem 25. November 1731; The 4th movement was arranged for organ solo by Bach (BWV 645 "Schübler chorales").
Lyrics
Philipp Nicolai (1599, mvts. 1, 4 and 7); mvts. 2-3 and 5-6: unknown author
Link to lyrics
Edition
NBA I/27, S. 149 (Alfred Dürr, 1968) – Critical report (1968), S. 128;
BG 28, S.251 (W. Rust, 1881) –
Sources
CH-Zz Ms.Car XV 244 (32) : A 16 a-d
CH-Zz Ms.Car XV 244 (32) : B 3, Faszikel 1
D-B Mus. O. 12172 Rara, Teil 2 (handschriftlicher Anhang)
D-BNu Ec 9.2
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 155
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 172
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 464, Faszikel 3
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 862
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1141
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/IV, Faszikel 4
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 640
D-DS Mus. ms. 550
D-Gs 8º Cod. Ms. philos. 84|e: Sammelhs. 1
D-HAmi Ms. 164
D-KPk 248
D-LEb Thomana 140 (Depositum im Bach-Archiv) [Original source]
F-Pn VM1-2907, Faszikel 4
GB-Ob MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 61 [Konvolut]
GB-Ob MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn c. 61, Faszikel 7
PL-Wu RM 5909 [Konvolut]
PL-Wu RM 5909, Faszikel 2
Verschollen BWV 140, Originalstimmen [Original source]
Verschollen BWV 140, H. G. Nägeli
Verschollen BWV 140, E. Prieger
Verschollen BWV 140, J. G. Schicht
Verschollen BWV 140, C. v. Winterfeld Nr. 296
Verschollen Choralsammlung
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