Christum wir sollen loben schon, BWV 121 by Johann Sebastian Bach

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'''''Christum wir sollen loben schon''''' (We should already be praising Christ), '''BWV 121''', is a church cantata by Johann Sebastian Bach. He composed this Christmas cantata in Leipzig in 1724 for the second day of Christmas and first performed it on 26 December 1724. The chorale cantata is based on the hymn by Martin Luther "Christum wir sollen loben schon", reworded by an unknown librettist.

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