Magnificat in D major [second version] BWV 243.2; BWV 243; BC E 14 GND

Magnificat, single movement
Other catalogues
NV 1790, S. 70 [7]
Sopran solo I, Sopran solo II, Alt solo, Tenor solo, Bass solo, Sopran I, Sopran II, Alt, Teno, Bass, Tromba I, Tromba II, Tromba III, Timpani, Flauto traverso I, Flauto traverso II, Oboe I, Oboe II, Oboe d´amore I, Oboe d´amore II, Violine I, Violine II, Viola, Basso continuo

Date of origin, Work history
um 1732-1735
Date of composition around 1732–1735 as a revised version of BWV 243.1; first performance possibly on July 2, 1733 (Visitation of Mary) following the lifting of the period of national mourning (see BWV 232.2)
relation from other works:
has arrangement in BR-CPEB Ef 3
2. Fassung in D-Dur.
Introduction to the work
Link to videos:
Magnificat in D [2. Fassung] BWV 243.2 (Netherlands Bach Society)

Luke 1:46-55 (Vulgate) and Minor Doxology
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Original sources
D-B Bach P 39 [Score]
Additional sources
D-Bhm H 980 [Score]
D-B Bach P 40 [Score]
D-B Bach St 120 [Part(s)]
D-DS Mus. ms. 1314 [Part(s)]
DK-Kk mu 1306.2717 Jens Peter Larsens samling [Score]
DK-Kk mu 6704.2732 Weyses Samling (C I, 615) [Score]
D-Rp Pr-M J. S. Bach I/9a [Score and part(s)]
D-Rp SM 4305 [Score and part(s)]
D-Rp SM VII/96 [Score]
Verschollen BWV 243 (2), J. N. J. Kötschau [Score]
Verschollen BWV 243 (Stimmensatz), C. P. E. Bach [Part(s)]
Verschollen BWV 243a oder 243, J. Rietz [Score]
Verschollen Sing-Akademie BWV 243 [Score]


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