A short religious cantata for the Feast of the Purification of Mary (2nd February, also known as Candlemas), rejoicing in the Christian's death in Christ, comprising two arias (SA) separated by a recitative (B) and followed by a setting of the Passion chorale.
Attributed in the original source simply to "Graun".
Edited by Brian Clark.
Scoring: SATB, 2 violins, viola, continuo.
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