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Composer(s): Johann Sebastian Bach (21 Mar 1685 - 28 Jul 1750)
Work identifier: M7718
Real Name: Cantata No. 121 'Christum wir sollen loben schon'
Display Name: Cantata No. 121 'Christum wir sollen loben schon'
Nick Name: To Christ we should sing praises now
Work/Opus: BWV 121
Composed: c. 1724
First Performed: 26 Dec 1724
Genre: Vocal + Choral
Genre Type: Cantata
Period: Baroque
Instrumentation: Chamber Orchestra
Continuo
Librettist(s): Luther
Mvt. 1Chorus: 'Christum wir sollen loben schon'  (Chorus, Continuo)
Mvt. 2Aria: 'O du von Gott erhöhte Kreatur'  (Tenor, Continuo)
Mvt. 3Recit: 'Der Gnade unermeßlichs Wesen'  (Alto, Continuo)
Mvt. 4Aria: 'Johannis freudenvolles Springen'  (Bass, Continuo)
Mvt. 5Recit: 'Doch wie erblickt es dich in deiner Krippen'  (Soprano, Continuo)
Mvt. 6Chorale: 'Lob, Ehr und Dank sei dir gesagt'  (Chorus, Continuo)
Composer(s): Johann Sebastian Bach (21 Mar 1685 - 28 Jul 1750)
Recording identifier: M2147504229
Real Name: Cantata No. 121 'Christum wir sollen loben schon'
Display Name: Cantata No. 121 'Christum wir sollen loben schon'
Nick Name: To Christ we should sing praises now
Work/Opus: BWV 121
Composed: c. 1724
First Performed: 26 Dec 1724
Genre: Vocal + Choral
Genre Type: Cantata
Period: Baroque
Instrumentation: Chamber Orchestra
Continuo
Librettist(s): Luther
Ensemble: Monteverdi Choir
English Baroque Soloists
Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner
Soloists: Joanne Lunn (Soprano)
Peter Harvey (Bass)
Katharine Fuge (Soprano)
Robin Tyson (Counter-tenor)
William Towers (Alto)
James Gilchrist (Treble)
Label: SDG - Soli Deo Gloria
Catalogue Number: SDG 113
CD Media ID: D768
Recording Location: St. Bartholomew's, New York
Recording Date: 25 Dec 2000
Mvt. 1Chorus: 'Christum wir sollen loben schon' (2'38'')
Mvt. 2Aria: 'O du von Gott erhöhte Kreatur' (4'38'')
Mvt. 3Recit: 'Der Gnade unermeßlichs Wesen' (1'12'')
Mvt. 4Aria: 'Johannis freudenvolles Springen' (7'38'')
Mvt. 5Recit: 'Doch wie erblickt es dich in deiner Krippen' (0'56'')
Mvt. 6Chorale: 'Lob, Ehr und Dank sei dir gesagt' (1'12'')