Erwünschtes Freudenlicht BWV 184.2; BWV 184; BC A 88 GND

Whit Tuesday, Cantata Cycle I (1723/1724)
Other catalogues
NV 1790, S. 78 [10]
Sacred cantata
Psalm: Psalm 110
Epistel: Apostelgeschichte 8, 14-17
Gospel: Johannes 10, 1-11
S*, A*, T*, S, A, T, B; 2 Fl trav, 2 Vl, Va, Bc

Date of origin, Work history
vor dem 30. Mai 1724
Parody (except movement 5) of BWV 184.1. Further performances in 1727 and 1731; Lit.: T. Schabalina, in: BJ 2008, p. 71-74.
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere) (Link to event)
, Leipzig, St. Nicholas Church (Link to event)
, Leipzig, St. Nicholas Church (Link to event)
relation to other works:
is part of BWV diverse [1. Jg.]
relation from other works:
is adapted in BWV 184.2/5 ChS
Link to videos:
Erwünschtes Freudenlicht, BWV 184.2 (Amsterdam Baroque, T. Koopman))

author unknown; parody after BWV 184a; mvt. 5: stanza 8 from ‘O Herre Gott, dein göttlich Wort’ (1526) by Anarg von Wildenfels (ca. 1490-1539); first libretto printings: Leipzig 1727 and Leipzig 1731 I
Link to lyrics
Original lyrics
RUS-SPsc [Textdruck]

Original sources
D-B Bach P 77 [Score]
D-B Bach St 24 [Part(s)]
D-LEb Rara I, 7c [Textdruck] [Libretto]
RUS-SPsc [Textdruck] [Libretto]
Additional sources
D-B Bach P 448, Faszikel 4 [Score]
D-B Bach P 1159/XII, Faszikel 1 [Score]
PL-Wu RM 5921 [Score]
Verschollen BWV 184, J. G. S. Siebold [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]
Verschollen Choralsammlung [Score]

T. Schabalina, in: BJ 2008, S. 71-74.

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