Dazu ist erschienen der Sohn Gottes, BWV 40 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Aria: 'Christenkinder, freuet euch!' (No.7)

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Michrond (2015/11/5)

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Ivdruiz (2012/1/11)

Publisher. Info. Holograph manuscript, n.d.(ca.1723)
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Misc. Notes Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin (D-B): Mus.ms. Bach P 63
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Feldmahler (2006/5/18)

Editor Wilhelm Rust (1822-1892)
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Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 7 (pp.349-94)
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1857. Plate B.W. VII.
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8 more: 2. Recitativo: 'Das Wort ward Fleisch und wohnet in der Welt' • 3. Chorus: 'Die Sünd macht Leid' • 4. Aria: 'Höllische Schlange' • 5. Recitativo: 'Die Schlange' • 6. Chorus: 'Schüttle deinen Kopf und sprich' • 7. Aria: 'Christenkinder, freuet euch!' • 8. Chorale: 'Jesu, nimm dich deiner Glieder' • Engraving files (MuseScore)

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5 more: Horn 1, 2 (F) • Violins I • Violins II • Violas • Cellos/Basses

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Perlnerd666 (2008/11/9)

Arranger Bernhard Todt (1822-1907), piano reduction
Language German
Publisher. Info. Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, n.d.(ca.1891). Plate J.S.B. I.40.
Reprinted New York: E.F. Kalmus, n.d.(1933-70). K 9319.
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Misc. Notes The chorale No. 8 "Jesu, nimm dich deiner Glieder" with all stanzas according to No. 34 of Evangelisches Gesangbuch ("Freuet euch, ihr Christen alle"). The text of stanza 4 differs slightly from the text in the Bach cantata.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

Chorus: 'Dazu ist erschienen' (No.1)

For 3 Violins, 2 Violas and 2 Cellos (Bartoli)

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For 2 Violins, 2 Violas and 2 Cellos (Bartoli)

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Aria: 'Höllische Schlange' (No.4)

For Sextets: Oboe ad lib. and Strings (Lang)

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Aria: 'Christenkinder, freuet euch!' (No.7)

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A.Armendáriz (2012/2/24)

Editor Antonio Armendáriz (4th edition)
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Misc. Notes Textos explicativos de su origen y características en cuatro idiomas (alemán, español, francés e inglés). Parituras de muy alta calidad, con textos en español
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Work Title Dazu ist erschienen der Sohn Gottes
Alternative. Title For This the Son of God has Appeared
Name Translations Darzu ist erschienen der Sohn Gottes; Darzu ist erschienen der Sohn Gottes, BWV 40; Darzu ist erschienen der Sohn Gottes, רי"ב 40
Authorities WorldCat; Wikipedia; VIAF: 185109656; GND: 30000723X; BNF: 13909590g
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 40 ; BC A 12
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 90
Key F major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 8 movements:
  1. Chorus: Dazu ist erschienen (F major)
  2. Recitativo (tenor): Das Wort ward Fleisch und wohnet in der Welt (F major-B major)
  3. Chorus: Die Sünd macht Leid (G minor)
  4. Aria (bass): Höllische Schlange (D minor)
  5. Recitativo (alto): Die Schlange (B major)
  6. Chorus: Schüttle deinen Kopf und sprich (D minor)
  7. Aria (tenor): Christenkinder, freuet euch! (F major)
  8. Chorale: Jesu, nimm dich deiner Glieder (F minor)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1723 in Leipzig
First Performance. 1723-12-26 in Leipzig (1st Performance)
1746-50 in Leipzig (2nd Performance)
First Publication. 1857 (BGA)*
*Selections published earlier in collections
Librettist see below
1 John 3: 8 (No.1)
Anonymous (Nos.2, 4, 5, 7)
Kaspar Füger (1521-1592) (No.3)
Paul Gerhardt (1607-1676) (No.6)
Christian Keymann (1607-1662) (No.8)
Language German
Dedication 2nd day of Christmas
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation alto, tenor, bass; mixed chorus (SATB), orchestra
InstrDetail 2 oboes, 2 horns, strings, continuo
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