O hilf Christe, Gottes Sohn BWV 1084; BWV 1084 / 438‑>; BC D 5b/6

Genre
Chorale
Designation of a cantata
Good Friday
Scoring
S, A, T, B; Vl, 2 Va, Bc

Early performances
(Link to event)
relation to other works:
is part of BNB I/K/1 (Leipziger Fassung)BWV deestBC D 5b
Comment
Belongs to Bach's passion pasticcio (Leipzig version) of St Mark's Passion by Gottfried Keiser (?), Hamburg 1707), BWV deest (BC D 5b); compare variant of the melody and notation of the Weimar version (= BWV deest (NBA Serie II: 2));
first publbished by A. Dürr, in: BJ 1949/50, p. 85;
Lit.: A. Glöckner, in: BJ 1977, p. 76ff. and 109ff.

Libretto
Michael Weisse (1531) [= verse 8 of "Christus der uns selig macht"]
Link to lyrics

Original sources
D-B Mus.ms. 11471/1 [unknown, Part(s)]
D-B N.Mus.ms. 468 [single manuscript, Part(s)]

Edition

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2021-07-18 : 07:52:38