BWV 4.8


Original source: Cantata, Christ lag in Todesbanden, BWV 4
Chorale Text: Christ lag in Todesbanden (verse 7), by Martin Luther (1524)
Tune: Christ lag in Todesbanden, by Martin Luther (1524), based on sequence Victimae Paschali laudes (Zahn 7012a)
First Performance: 1707 or 1708?, Easter Sunday
Appearance in Early Collections (Key): Riemenschneider 184; Breitkopf 184; Birnstiel 189; AmB 46II p. 96; Penzel 138
Other Harmonizations: BWVs 158.4, 277, 278, 279,



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