Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685–1750)

Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied BWV 190.1; BWV 190; BC A 21

Sacred cantata (New Year/Circumcision)


Scoring
A*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B; 3 Tr, Timp, 3 Ob, Ob d’am, Bs, 2 Vl, Va, Bc
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere)
relation from other works:
 BWV 190/7 (o.I.) ChS
Comment
EZ vor dem 01. Januar 1724; incomplete
Lyrics
author unknown; mvt. 1: Psalm 149:1, 150:4 and 6, lines 1 and 2 from ‘Herr Gott, dich loben wir’ by Martin Luther (1483–1546) (1529, after the old hymn Te Deum), the same lines in mvt. 2; mvt. 7: stanza 2 from ‘Jesu, nun sei gepreiset’ (1593) by Johannes Herman (1548/63)
Link to lyrics
Edition
NBA I/4, S. 1 (Werner Neumann, 1965) – Critical report (1964), S. 9;
BG 37, S.229 (A. Dörffel, 1891) –
Sources
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 127 [Original source]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 150
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 458, Faszikel 3
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 463, Faszikel 2
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/VII, Faszikel 4
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1159/XIV, Faszikel 7
D-B Mus.ms. Bach St 88 [Original source]
PL-Wu RM 5922
PL-Wu RM 5930
Verschollen Choralsammlung
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2018-07-31 : 12:26:29