104.6  329  9.7  Author: Adam Thebesius | Bach's Works: BWV 300, Du Lebensfürst, Herr Jesu Christ [partial translation]. 101  284  245.28  92.9  364  Bach, 371 Harmonized Chorales and 69 Chorale Melodies with Figured Bass, ed. Chorale Texts used in Bach's Vocal Works Gottes Sohn ist kommen Text and Translation of Chorale: EKG: NLGB 5; GH 5; EKG 2; EG 15; KELG 15 Author: Johann Horn (1544) Chorale Melody: Gottes Sohn ist kommen > Menschenkind, merk oben (Zahn 3294) | Composer: Michael Weisse (Bohemian Brethren, 1501/1531), after an early church melody (Hohenfurt, … $19.99. 357  197.10  326  150  298; Sing mit 126; ELG 96) Author: Petrus Herbert | Bach's Works: Not used by J.S. Author: Martin Luther | Bach's Works: BWV 18/3, BWV 41/5, Die Nacht ist kommen (NLGB 207; EG 471) Author: Kaspar Ziegler | Bach's Works: BWV 133/1,~2-5,6; BWV 197a/7; BWV 465, Ich hab in Gottes Herz und Sinn 432  364  70.11  Author: Justus Jonas | Bach's Works: BWV 178/1,2,~3,4,5,~6,7; BWV 247/3,26; BWV 258, Wo Gott zum Haus nicht gibt sein Gunst (NLGB 268; ELK 193; ELKG 379) 108.6  122.6  Hymnals: Hymnals used by Bach 156  192  349  4.4 out of 5 stars 19. 89  283  218  170  245  246  At bach–chorales.com you will find high quality renderings of each Bach chorale, accompanied with thorough contextual information that incorporates the most up–to–date research. Author: Gottfried Arnold | Bach's Works: BWV 505, Verleih uns Frieden gnädiglich (NLGB P 798; EG 421) 396  1123  227  Authors: Philipp Melanchthon / Nikolaus Selnecker | Bach's Works: BWV 6/3; BWV 253; BWV Anh 4a/5, Ach, daß nicht die letzte Stunde [missing translation] 313  268  219  74.8  62  Author: Julia Patientia von Schultt | Bach's Works: BWV 507, Wo soll ich fliehen hin 11.6  59.3  164  Author: Sebald Heyden | Bach's Works: BWV 339, Wer nur den lieben Gott läßt walten 55.5  413  Author: Martin Luther | Bach's Works: BWV 245/5, BWV 416, Veni, redemptor gentium > Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland Author: Michael Weisse | Bach's Works: BWV 284, Corde natus ex parentis > Herr Christ, der einge Gottessohn Author: Johann Rist | Bach's Works: BWV 20/1,7,11; BWV 60/1; BWV 247/11, BWV 397, BWV 513, O finstre Nacht, wenn wirst du doch vergehen [missing translation] 244.46  Author: Valentin Ernst Löscher | Bach's Works: BWV 479, Kommt wieder aus der finstern Gruft [missing translation] 220  45  Author: Johannes Flittner | Bach's Works: BWV 361; BWV 473, Jesu, meines Lebens Leben (EG 86) 323  1122  255  16  303  165.6  Each CT page contains list of works/movements in which Bach used the CT, either in original or paraphrased form, including specific verse or verses, year of composition, references, etc., and the CM's used by Bach to set the music. Vergiß ja nicht dies Wort, Heilig, heilig, heilig [The German Sanctus], Herr Gott, dich loben wir [The German Tedeum], Herzliebster Jesu, was hast du verbrochen, Ich danke dir, Herr [o] Gott, in deinem Throne, Jesus Christus, unser Heiland, der von uns den Gottes Zorn wandt, Jesus Christus, unser Heiland, der den Tod überwand. 120.6  177  36.8  Lobe den Herren, den mächtigen König der Ehren 316  229  309  Author: Johann Heermann | Bach's Works: BWV 24/6; BWV 45/7; BWV 71/2; BWV 398; BWV 399, O Gottes Geist, mein Trost und Rat [partial translation] 24.6  Author: Ludwig Helmbold | Bach's Works: BWV 79/6, BWV 165/6, Nun, liebe Seel, nun ist es Zeit [partial translation] 25  12.7  | Wagner Hymnal 1697 418  188.6  The mission of the Bach Chorale of Grand Rapids (BCGR) is to preserve, promote, and provide high quality performances of choral music predominantly by European composers, with a special emphasis on the music of J. S. Bach, in an effort to keep the music of the masters alive, and to make this available for lovers of classical music. Author: Peter Abelard, Nicht so traurig, nicht so sehr [missing translation] 291  252  139.6  Author: Matthäus Appelles von Löwenstern | Bach's Works: BWV 427, Wenn mein Stündlein vorhanden ist Author: Anon | Bach's Works: None. Author: Rudolph Friedrich von Schultt | Bach's Works: BWV 424; BWV 506, Was frag ich nach der Welt 85.6  32.6  6  Author: Cyriakus Schneegaß | Bach's Works: BWV 135/1,~2-5,6, Ach, lieben Christen, seid getrost Gives detailed steps which the students can work through to harmonise a Bach chorale. 335  Author: Anon / Bartholomäus Gesius | Bach's Works: BWV 414, Valet will ich dir geben 437  Nikolaus Herman | Bach's Works: BWV 266, Also hat Gott die Welt geliebt (NLGB 233; EG 28) [missing translation] 331  Author: Michael Weisse | Bach's Works: BWV 245/15,37; BWV 283; BWV 1084, Christus ist erstanden, hat überwunden [verses missing; partial translation] 22.5  For a complete listing of the Bach four–part chorales, jump to the Sortable Chorale Index. 42  208  56.5  227.3  223  294  118  Author: Christian Weise | Bach's Works: BWV 321, Hast du denn, Jesu, dein Angesicht Author: Johann Gramann (Poliander) | Bach's Works: BWV 17/7, BWV 28/2, BWV 29/8, BWV 51/4, BWV 167/5, BWV 225/2, BWV 231, BWV 389, BWV 390; BWV Anh 160/2, Nun ruhen alle Wälder (EKG 361) 137  38  235  59  68  Discussions: 263  155  Author: Paul Gerhardt | Bach's Works: BWV 74/8, BWV 108/6, Gott, wie groß ist deine Güte [missing translation] 30.6  Author: Martin Luther | Bach's Works: BWV 121/1,~2-5,6, Christus, der ist mein Leben (EKG 316) 133.6  397  Bach in his vocal works. 248.28  91.6  66.6  282  291  Author: Ernst Christoph Homburg | Bach's Works: BWV 85/6, Jesu, deine Liebeswunden [missing translation] Author: Paul Gerhardt | Bach's Works: BWV 248/5, Wir Christenleut habn jetzund Freud 185.6  Find out more about them here. 299  79.6  Author: Bartholomäus Ringwaldt | Bach's Works: BWV 307, Es ist nun aus mit meinem Leben [missing translation] Author: Matthäus Avenarius | Bach's Works: BWV 128/5, O Lamm Gottes unschuldig (NLGB 79; GH 104; EKG 55) MIDI files of the Chorales: Cantatas BWV 1-197 441  Author: Christian Keymann | Bach's Works: BWV 40/8, Fröhlich soll mein Herze springen (EKG 27; EG 36) [partial translation] Author: Michael Weisse | Bach's Works: BWV 310, Es woll uns Gott genädig sein (EKG 182) 76.7=76.14  319  Till | Bach's Works: BWV 466, Ich laß dich nicht [missing translation] 166.6  Author: Martin Opitz | Bach's Works: BWV 463, Herr, nun lass in Friede 99.6  164.6  244.32  Author: Matthäus Appelles von Löwenstern | Bach's Works: BWV 408, Schaut, schaut, was ist für Wunder dar? Author: Martin Luther | Bach's Works: BWV 317, Gott des Himmels und der Erden (NLGB 1769; OB 143; EG 445) 362  105.6  Each meticulously–notated chorale, presented with its original German text, is accompanied with … Bach in his vocal works, Gott, durch deine Güte 327  105  Author: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 374, Lobet Gott, unsern Herren [missing translation] This is a great guide to harmonising chorales in the style of Bach. 47.5  Surgit in hac dies > Christus ist erstanden, hat überwunden, Te lucis ante terminum (NLGB 204) > Christ, der du bist der helle Tag | Chorales - N. Matt 17.7  342  431  253  121  230  (Now in stock!) 327  52  Bach in his vocal works, Gott fähret auf gen Himmel 333  394  Author: Caspar Friedrich Nachtenhöfer | Bach's Works: BWV 500; BWV 500a, So gibst du nun, mein Jesu, gute Nacht [partial translation] Author: Paul Gerhardt | Bach's Works: BWV 248/17, Schmücke dich, o liebe Seele [EKG 157; EG 218; KGUG 40] Author: Christian Keymann | Bach's Works: BWV 410; BWV 499, Sei Lob und Ehr' dem höchsten Gut Author: Johann Kolrose | Bach's Works: BWV 37/6; BWV 147a/6; BWV 347; BWV 348, Ich dank dir schon durch deinen Sohn (NLGB 195; KGEL 301) [partial translation] 92  Author: Philipp Nicolai | Bach's Works: BWV 1/1,6; BWV 36/4; BWV 37/3; BWV 49/6; BWV 61/6; BWV 172/6; BWV 436; BWV Anh 199/3, Wie soll ich dich empfangen [partial translation] 199  298  25.6  65  146.8  293  161.6  345  245.26  288  347  Author: Wolfgang Christoph Dreßler | Bach's Works: BWV 467, Ich liebe Jesum alle Stund [missing translation] The resources and research pages provide numerous databases and articles that are designed to assist musicians, theorists, historians, composers, teachers, and amateur Bach–lovers alike. Author: Salomo Liscow | Bach's Works: BWV 68/1, An Wasserflüssen Babylon 52.6  Author: Johann Rist | Bach's Works: BWV 502, Spiritus sancti gratia > Des heil'gen Geistes reiche gnad', Sollt ich meinem Gott nicht singen (EKG 232; EG 325) [partial translation] In some cases the text provided might possibly differ from that known by Bach, but it is hoped that even when this is the case the text may give the general message of the CT Bach is using. 70  79.3  202  Author: Martin Luther | Bach's Works: BWV 293, Der Herr ist mein getreuer Hirt 90  Created: Oct 30, 2009 | Updated: Nov 30, 2014. wer an Jesum denkt [missing translation] 273  A spiral–bound Dahn Edition of the Bach Chorales is available! 298  3  © 2000-2021 Bach Cantatas Website, Last update: Thursday, April 30, 2020 23:14, Preludi ai Corali - Quartetto Italiani di Viola Da Gamba, Motets & Chorales for Events in the LCY / Chorales by Theme, 371 4-Part Chorales sorted by Breitkopf Number, Texts & Translations of Chorales BWV 250-438, The Origin of the Texts of the Chorales [A. Schweitzer], The Origin of the Melodies of the Chorales [A. Schweitzer], The Chorale in the Church Service [A. Schweitzer], Hidden Chorale Melody Allusions [T. Braatz], The History of the Breitkopf Collection of J. S. Bach’s Four-Part Chorales [T. Braatz], Ach Gott, erhör' mein Seufzen und Wehklagen, Auf, auf, mein Herz, und du, mein ganzer Sinn, Aus tiefer Not schrei ich zu dir (Psalm 130), Danket dem Herrn, denn er ist sehr freundlich, Das walt mein Gott, Vater, Sohn und Heilger Geist, Die Sonn hat sich mit ihrem Glanz gewendet, Erwürgtes Lamm, das die verwahrten Siegel, Es ist vollbracht! 245.37  Author: David Denicke | Bach's Works: BWV 153/1, Schaut, ihr Sünder [partial translation] 263  Author: Johann Agricola | Bach's Works: BWV 177/1-5; BWV 185/6, Ich steh an deiner Krippen hier The way in which the voices lead from one note to the next is called voice-leading. Author: Paul Gerhardt | Bach's Works: BWV 451, Die Litanei Author: Nikolaus Herman | Bach's Works: BWV 67/4, BWV 145/5, Erstanden ist der heilig Christ (EKG 78; EG 105; NLGB 101) The translations provided have no other aim than providing a guide to the literal meaning of the German. Albert Riemenschneider, G. Schirmer, NY, 1941. Author: Johann Franck | Bach's Works: BWV 56/5; BWV 301, Durch Adams Fall ist ganz verderbt Author: Christoph Wegleiter | Bach's Works: BWV 443, Betrübtes Herz, sei wohlgemut [missing translation] 4.8  Albert Riemenschneider, G. Schirmer, NY, 1941. 153.9  73.5  Author: Kaspar Füger | Bach's Works: BWV 40/3; BWV 110/7, Wir glauben all an einen Gott (NLGB 174; EG 183; KGUG 37) 312  1126  304  389  Author: Heinrich Müller | Bach's Works: BWV 343, Hilf, Herr Jesu, laß gelingen (NLGB 47; EKG 41; EG 61) [missing verses] Author: Petrus Herbert | Bach's Works: Not used by J.S. 169  254  411  124.6  37  69.6  Author: Philipp Melanchthon, Die bittre Leidenszeit beginnet abermal [missing translation] 251  194.12  Author: Gottfried Arnold | Bach's Works: BWV 504, Vergiß mein nicht [missing translation] 251  | Passion Chorale 129  427  We would be most grateful if any one can supply any of these texts. This section of the Bach Cantatas Website (BCW) contains Chorale Texts [hereafter referred to simply as ‘CT’s] used by Bach in the cantatas and his other vocal works. 306  Paperback. 216  Author: Paul Eber | Bach's Works: BWV 130/1,~2-5,6; BWV 326; BWV 327, Herr Gott, dich loben wir [The German Tedeum] 194  303  Download a perusal sample copy, and ORDER HERE! 248.9  Author: Johann Rist | Bach's Works: BWV 316, Gott der Vater wohn uns bei (NLGB 136; ELG 22; EG 138) 46  4.7 out of 5 stars 19. 336  Author: Wilhelm II Duke Sachsen–Weimar | Bach's Works: BWV 332, Herr Jesu Christ, du hast bereit (KGEL 197) 353  41  Author: Johann Georg Albinus | Bach's Works: Not used by J.S. 313  | The Chorale in the Church Service [A. Schweitzer] 245.11  312  105.6  | Part 2 120a.8  102.7  417  453) 243  97  | Part 5 87.7  Author: Andreas Keßler | Bach's Works: BWV 247/40, BWV 369, Komm, Gott Schöpfer, Heiliger Geist (EKG 97; EG 126; KGEL 132) 265  Author: Christian Scriver | Bach's Works: BWV 446, Der Tag der ist so freudenreich (NLGB 18) 53  197  67.4  Author: Johann Olearius | Bach's Works: BWV 129/1-5, Gelobet seist du, Jesu Christ Author: Ämilie Juliane von Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt | Bach's Works: BWV 27/1; BWV 84/5; BWV 166/6; ; BWV 434, Werde munter mein Gemüte Author: Balthasar Schnurr & Johann Matthäus Meyfart | Bach's Works: BWV 46/6, O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden Author: Martin Moller | Bach's Works: BWV 90/5, BWV 101/BWV 101/1,~2,3,~4,5,~6,7, Nun bitten wir den heiligen Geist (NLGB 130; EG 124; GL 248) 131  228  37.6  Author: Martin Luther | Bach's Works: BWV 69/6; BWV 76/7,; BWV 311; BWV 312, Freu dich sehr, o meine Seele 279  121.6  355  1089  64.4  Chorales BWV 250-438: 162.6  Arranged by BWV number, this new 219–page edition of 420 Bach settings is the most comprehensive edition available, containing nearly 70 settings that are left out of the popular Riemenschneider edition. Author: Georg Neumark | Bach's Works: BWV 21/9; BWV 88/7; BWV 93/1,2,~3,4,5,~6,7; BWV 197/10; BWV 434, Wer weiß, wie nahe mir mein Ende Author: Martin Luther | Bach's Works: BWV 66/6; BWV 276, Christ lag in Todesbanden | Part 8 Author: Matthäus Appelles von Löwenstern | Bach's Works: BWV 341, Heut triumphieret Gottes Sohn (NLGB 95; GH 145; EKG 83; EG 109; KGEL 107) Author: Martin Opitz | Bach's Works: BWV 440, Auf, auf! 329  356  Author: Martin Rutilius / Johann Major | Bach's Works: BWV 48/3, BWV 255, Ach Gott, vom Himmel sieh darein Author: Georg Christian Schemelli | Bach's Works: BWV 462, Gottes Sohn ist kommen (NLGB 5; GH 5; EKG 2; EG 15; KELG 15) [partial translation] Understand how a chorale works. 8  429  167  66.6  40.8  161  10.7  169.7  338  325  500a  369  Author: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 48/7; BWV 334, Herr Jesu Christ, ich weiß gar wohl [missing translation] 180  Bach in his vocal works. Author: Martin Luther | Bach's Works: BWV 363, Jesus Christus, unser Heiland, der den Tod überwand (EKG 77; EG 102; KGEL 110) Author: Erdmann Neumeister | Bach's Works: BWV 439, Ach Gott, erhör' mein Seufzen und Wehklagen [partial translation] 365  Vergiß ja nicht dies Wort [missing translation] 358  Author: Johann Heermann | Bach's Works: BWV 265, Als vierzig Tag nach Ostern warn [missing verses; partial translation] https://www.classicfm.com/composers/bach/guides/bachs-passion-music-guide 165  273  Author: Ambrosius [Ambrose of Milan], Veni Creator Spiritus > Komm, Gott Schöpfer, Heiliger Geist Author: Christian Heinrich Postel (?) 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