Alleluia (BWV 142 - Uns ist ein Kind geboren) (Johann Kuhnau)

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Editor: Rafael Ornes (submitted 1999-04-23).   Score information: 88 kbytes   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes:
Editor: Michael Driscoll (submitted 2010-10-03).   Score information: Letter, 5 pages, 109 kB   Copyright: Personal
Edition notes: Choral score with keyboard reduction.
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Editor: Michael Driscoll (submitted 2010-10-03).   Score information: Letter, 6 pages, 270 kB   Copyright: Personal
Edition notes: Instrumental parts (flute, oboe, violin, viola, cello/bass, continuo/organ).

General Information

Title: Alleluia Larger work: Uns ist ein Kind geboren (BWV 142)
Composer: Johann Kuhnau

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredCantata

Language: German
Instruments: Flute, Oboe, Violin, viola, cello/bass, Basso continuo


External websites: First publication as J. S. Bach's Cantata no. 142

Original text and translations

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Alleluja, alleluja, gelobet sei Gott,
singen wir all’ aus unsers Herzens Grunde :
denn Gott hat heut’
gemacht solch’ Freud’
der wird vergessen soll’n zu keiner Stunde