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Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. O Jesu Christ, mein's Lebens Licht


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    • Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750.
    • O Jesu Christ, mein's Lebens Licht
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  • Work Begun

    • (edtf) 1736/1749~
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    • (lcgft) Motets
    • (lcgft) Cantatas
    • (lcgft) Sacred music
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    • Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. O Jesu Christ, my life and light
    • Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. O Jesus Christ, my life and light
    • Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Cantatas, no. 118
    • Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Cantatas, BWV 118
    • Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Motets, BWV 118
    • Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. O Jesu, Lord, thou light of light
    • Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. O Jesu Christ, mein Lebens Licht
    • Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Motette O Jesu Christ, mein's Lebens Licht
    • Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Dear friend, the loss we feel this day
    • Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750. Oh Jesus, Lord, my light and life
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  • Sources

    • found: Bach, J.S. Kantate Nr. 118, 1930.
    • found: Schmieder(118. O Jesu Christ, mein's Lebens Licht)
    • found: Schmieder, 1990(118/231. O Jesu Christ, mein's Lebens Licht; Motette zu einer Trauerfeier; 1. Fassung: Chor: S, A, T, B; Instr.: Lituus I, II [high B♭ horns]; Cornetto; Tromb. I, II, III; 2. Fassung: Chor: S, A, T, B; Instr.: Lituus I, II; Viol. I, II; Va.; Cont. und 3 Oboe e Bassono se piace)
    • found: Bach, J.S. Motetten, 1965:t.p. (O Jesu Christ, mein Lebens Licht : BWV 118 (erste und zweite Fassung))
    • found: New Grove(under Motets: BWV 118. O Jesu Christ, mein Lebens Licht (2 versions): 4vv, 2 hn, cornett, 3 trbn; 4vv, 2 hn, str, bc; 2 ob, ob da caccia and bn ad lib)
    • found: Bach Compendium(B23a, b. O Jesu Christ, mein Lebens Licht; BWV 118; cross-referenced under Motets)
    • found: Grove music online, April 2, 2020(motets: BWV 118, BC B 23, O Jesu Christ, meins Lebens Licht (2 versions), chorale; 4vv, 2 litui, cornett, 3 trbn; 2nd version 4vv, 2 litui, str, bc (2 ob, ob da caccia and bn, ad lib); first performed: 1st version 1736-1737, 2nd version approximately 1746-1749)
  • Change Notes

    • 1990-07-18: new
    • 2020-04-05: revised
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