BWV 248(5).53(11)



Original source: Oratorio, Christmas Oratorio, part 5, BWV 248
Chorale Text: Ihr Gestirn, ihr hohlen Lüfte (verse 9), by Johann Franck (1655)
Tune: Gott des Himmels und der Erden, by Heinrich Albert (1642) (Zahn 3614)
First Performance: 2 Janaury 1735, Sunday after New Year’s
Appearance in Early Collections (Key): Riemenschneider 35; Breitkopf 34; Birnstiel 39; Dietel 147; AmB 46II p.194; Spitta 71; Fasch p.133
Other Harmonizations: None




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