Uns ist ein Kind geboren (Kuhnau, Johann)

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Formerly attributed to Johann Sebastian Bach as his BWV 142.


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Sinfonia (No.1)

For Trumpet, Cello and Harpsichord (Rondeau)

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Reccmo (2012/4/7)

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Performers Sonja Deunsch (Harpsichord), Laura Backstrom (Cello)
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Snfonia (No.1)

For Harpsichord (Depolo)

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Sheet Music

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Feldmahler (2006/8/30)

Editor Paul Waldersee (1831–1906)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 40
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1884. Plate B.W. XL.
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Perlnerd666 (2008/11/15)

Arranger Bernhard Todt (1822–1907) [?]
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Arrangements and Transcriptions

Sinfonia (No.1)

For Trumpet, Cello and Harpsichord (Rondeau)

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Arranger Michel Rondeau
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Coro: Alleluia (No.8)

For Piano solo (Casal)

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General Information

Work Title Uns ist ein Kind geboren
Alternative. Title
Composer Kuhnau, Johann
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 142 ; BWV Anh. 2.23
Key A minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 8 movements
  1. Sinfonia
  2. Coro: Uns ist ein Kind geboren
  3. Aria (bass): Dein Geburtstag ist erschienen
  4. Coro: Ich will den Namen Gottes loben
  5. Aria (tenor): Jesu, dir sei Dank
  6. Recitativo (alto): Immanuel
  7. Aria (alto): Jesu, dir sei Preis
  8. Coro: Alleluia
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1720?
First Publication. 1884 (BGA)
Librettist Erdmann Neumeister (1671–1756)
Language German
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation Soloists: alto, tenor, bass; mixed chorus (SATB)
Orchestra: 2 recorders, 2 oboes, 2 violins, viola, continuo
Mss Sources 1756 mss score by Christian Friedrich Penzel (1737-1801)
Mss score (1800-50), Warsaw library
Mss score, (1880-1930s?), Leipzig
External Links Wikipedia article
Bach-Cantatas.com


Misc. Comments

Cantata for Christmas Day, formerly attributed to Johann Sebastian Bach, but probably composed by Johann Kuhnau.

Publication in 1884 seems to have been of some arrangements (by Graf von Waldersee) only according to HMB?, full publication may have awaited 1894? - Schissel


Cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach