Preise dein Glücke, gesegnetes Sachsen BWV 215; BC G 21 GND

Other catalogues
NV 1790, S. 72 [4]
Secular cantata
Chor I: S*, T*, B*, S, A, T, B Chor II: S, A, T, B, Tr I–III, Timp, Fl trav I/II, Ob I/II, Ob d’am I/II, Vl I/II, Va (auch Violetta), Bc

Date of origin, Work history
vor dem 05. Oktober 1734
This cantata was composed on the occasion of the anniversary of the election of Friedrich August II. as King of Poland.
Early performances
, Leipzig (Premiere) (Link to event)
Introduction to the work
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Preise dein Glücke, gesegnetes Sachsen, BWV 215 (J.S. Bach-Stiftung, St. Gallen)

J. C. Clauder. Originaltextdruck: Leipzig 1734 III
Link to lyrics

Original sources
D-B Bach P 139 [Score, Sketch]
D-B Bach St 77 [Part(s)]
Additional sources
D-B Bach P 468, Faszikel 2 [Score]
D-B Bach P 1159/I, Faszikel 2 [Score]
PL-Wu RM 5932 [Score]


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