Chorale Preludes, BWV 714-765 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Editor Ernst Naumann (1832–1910)
Publisher. Info. Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 40
Leipzig: Breitkopf und Härtel, 1893. Plate B.W. XL.
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Herzlich thut mich verlangen, BWV 727

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Lob Gott, ihr Christen, allzugleich, BWV 732

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Nun freut euch, lieben Christen gmein, BWV 734

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See: 13 Chorale Preludes (BWV 720, 735)

Allein Gott in der Höh' sei Ehr', BWV 717

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Der Tag der ist so freudenreich, BWV 719

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Nun freut euch, lieben Christen gmein, BWV 734

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Vater unser im Himmelreich, BWV 737

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Herzlich tut mich verlangen BWV 727
Nun freut euch lieben Christen g'mein BWV 755

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General Information

Work Title Chorale Preludes
Alternative. Title
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 714-765
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 56 pieces
  1. Ach Gott und Herr, BWV 714 ("per canonem")
  2. Allein Gott in der Höh sei Eh, BWV 715r (VIII)
  3. Fuga super 'Allein Gott in der Höh sei Ehr', BWV 716
  4. Allein Gott in der Höh sei Ehr, BWV 717 (IX)
  5. Fantasia sopra Christ lag in Todesbanden, BWV 718 (II)
  6. Der Tag, der ist so freudenreich, BWV 719 (II) - also attributed to Johann Pachelbel
  7. Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott, BWV 720 - possibly by Johann Michael Bach
  8. Erbarm dich mein, o Herre Gott, BWV 721
  9. Gelobet seist du, Jesu Christ, BWV 722 (III)
  10. Gelobet seist du, Jesu Christ, BWV 723 - possibly by Johann Michael Bach
  11. Gott, durch deine Güte, BWV 724 ("Gottes Sohn ist kommen")
  12. Herr Gott, dich loben wir, BWV 725
  13. Herr Jesu Christ, dich zu unswend, BWV 726 (III)
  14. Herzlich tut mich verlangen, BWV 727
  15. Jesus, meine Zuversicht, BWV 728
  16. In dulci jubilo, BWV 729 (II)
  17. In dulci jubilo, BWV 729a (III)
  18. Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier, BWV 730 (IV)
  19. Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier, BWV 731 (V)
  20. Lobt Gott, ihr Christen,allzugleich (II), BWV 732
  21. Fuga sopra il Magnificat, BWV 733
    attribution disputed, possibly by Johann Ludwig Krebs
  22. Nun freut euch, lieben Christen gmein (I), BWV 734
  23. Nun freut euch, lieben Christen gmein (II), BWV 734a
  24. Fantasia super Valet will ich dir geben, BWV 735
  25. Valet will ich dir geben, BWV 736
  26. Vater unser im Himmelreich (IV), BWV 737
  27. Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her (IV), BWV 738
  28. Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her (V), BWV 738a
  29. Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern (I), BWV 739
  30. Wir glauben all' an einen Gott (IV), BWV 740 - likely spurious
    probably Wir glauben all' an einen Gott by Johann Ludwig Krebs (Krebs‑WV 554c)
  31. Ach Gott vom Himmel sieh darein, BWV 741
  32. Ach Herr, mich armen Sünder, BWV 742
  33. Ach, was ist doch unser Leben, BWV 743
  34. Auf meinen lieben Gott, BWV 744 - likely spurious
    probably Auf meinen lieben Gott, Krebs‑WV 517 by Johann Ludwig Krebs
  35. Aus der Tiefe rufe ich, BWV 745 - likely spurious
    probably by Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
  36. Christ ist erstanden (II), BWV 746 - spurious
    actually Ricercar pro Festis Paschalibus by Johann Caspar Ferdinand Fischer
  37. Christus, der uns selig macht, BWV 747
  38. Gott der Vater wohn uns bei, BWV 748, 748a - spurious
    actually Gott der Vater wohn uns bei by Johann Gottfried Walther
  39. Herr Jesu Christ, dich zu uns wend (IV), BWV 749
  40. Herr Jesu Christ, meins Lebens Licht, BWV 750
  41. In dulci jubilo (IV), BWV 751 - spurious
    actually In dulci jubilo by Johann Michael Bach
  42. Jesu, der du meine Seele, BWV 752
  43. Jesu, meine Freude, BWV 753 (II) - incomplete
  44. Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier (VI), BWV 754 - spurious trio
  45. Nun freut euch, lieben Christengmein (III), BWV 755
  46. Nun ruhen alle Wälder, BWV 756
  47. O Herre Gott, dein göttlich's Wort (I), BWV 757
  48. O Vater, allmächtiger Gott, BWV 758
  49. Schmücke dich, o liebe Seele, BWV 759 - spurious; by Gottfried August Homilius
  50. Vater unser im Himmelreich (VI), BWV 760 - Versus 1, by Georg Böhm
  51. Vater unser im Himmelreich (VII), BWV 761 - Versus 2, by Georg Böhm
  52. Vater unser im Himmelreich (V), BWV 762
  53. Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern (II), BWV 763
  54. Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern (III), BWV 764 - incomplete
  55. Wir glauben all an einen Gott (II), BWV 765
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. various
First Publication. 1893 or before
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation organ
Related Works BWV 714, 719, 737, 742, 751 also in Neumeister Chorales
Extra Information BWV 742-743, 747, 749-752, 754-757, 762-763 were not included in the BGA. According to Malcolm Boyd: Bach the following are not by J.S. Bach: BWV 740, 743–752, 754–763 and 765.

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Organ Works by Johann Sebastian Bach