O Jesu Christ, meins Lebens Licht [2. Fassung] BWV 118.2; BWV 118 / 231‑>; BC B 23bGND

Genre
Motet
Scoring
S, A, T, B, Lituo I, Lituo II, Oboe I (ad libitum), Oboe II (ad libitum), Taille (ad libitum), Bassoon (ad libitum), Violin I, Violin II, Viola, Basso continuo

Date of origin
um 1746/1747 (2. Fassung)
relation to other works:
is part of BWV diverse [o.Jg.]
relation from other works:
has alternate BWV 118.1
Comment
second version with strings (about 1746/1747).

Libretto
author unknown, stanza 1 (and probably more stanzas from this traditional funeral hymn) 'Herr (O) Jesus Christ, meins Lebens Licht' (anonym, 1608)
Link to lyrics

Original sources
Privatbesitz Nachlass A. Wilhelm (CH-Basel), BWV 118 [single manuscript, Score]
Additional sources
[Katalog (Angebotliste) Zulehner 1812] [unknown, Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 475 [single manuscript, Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1037 [single manuscript, Score]
D-HAmi Ms. 155 [verschollen] [single manuscript, Score]
Verschollen BWV 118, K. Zulehner [single manuscript, Score]
Verschollen BWV 118 (1), J. G. Hientzsch [single manuscript, Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 461, Faszikel 3 [single manuscript within composite manuscript, Score]
PL-Wu RM 5935 [single manuscript within composite manuscript, Score]
D-B Mus.ms. Bach P 1007 [collective manuscript, Score]

Edition

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2021-11-11 : 03:03:45