Bach, Erstanden ist der heilig Christ, BWV Anh. II 51 (version D-LEb Rara Ib, 45)

Posted on Apr 16th, 2017

Bach's authorship of this piece is uncertain, hence its catalogisation in Anhang II of Schmieder's Bachwerke Verzeichnis. Two sources for this piece…

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Bach, Erstanden ist der heilig Christ, BWV Anh. II 51 (version Mus. Hs. 35149)

Posted on Apr 16th, 2017

Bach's authorship of this piece is uncertain, hence its catalogisation in Anhang II of Schmieder's Bachwerke Verzeichnis. Two sources for this piece…

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Bach, Herr Christ, der einig Gottes Sohn, BWV Anh. II 55

Posted on Apr 1st, 2016

The catalog of works by Bach (the Bach Werke Verzeichnis) has four appendices, Anhang I, Anhang II, Anhang III and Anhang N. The first lists the…

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Johann Sebastian Bach (?), Allein Gott in der Höh sei Ehr, BWV Anh. II 48

Posted on Apr 21st, 2017

The second appendix of Schmieder's catalog of works by Bach contains the works of which Bach's authorship is uncertain. The choral prelude to "Allein…

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Johann Sebastian Bach (?), Da Jesus an dem Kreuze stund (Emans 48)

Posted on Mar 31st, 2018

Bach's authorship of the this choral prelude to "Da Jesus an dem Kreuze stund" is doubted. It doesn't even appear in the annex (Anhang) to the…

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Johann Sebastian Bach (?), Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott, BWV Anh. II 49

Posted on Jun 7th, 2017

The chorale prelude to "Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott", BWV Anh. II 49 is another one of the works of which the authorship of Bach is uncertain. It…

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Johann Sebastian Bach (?), Erhalt uns Herr bei deinem Wort, BWV Anh. II 50

Posted on May 1st, 2017

The chorale prelude to "Erhalt uns Herr bei deinem Wort", BWV Anh. II 50 sounds to me like it could have been composed by Bach. Other examples of…

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Johann Sebastian Bach (?), Freu dich sehr o meine Seele, BWV Anh. II 52

Posted on Jun 14th, 2017

Again a piece that may or may not have been composed by Johann Sebastian Bach. It is an elegant piece in which the chorale melody flows in long…

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Johann Sebastian Bach (?), Freu dich sehr, o meine Seele, BWV Anh. II 53

Posted on Jun 16th, 2017

This is the twin prelude to the one I posted two days ago. And then only because it has the same choral melody as subject and it's possibly written…

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Johann Sebastian Bach (?), Jesu meine Freude (BWV Anh II 59)

Posted on Apr 25th, 2018

Bach's authorship of this chorale prelude on "Jese meine Freude" is doubted. And probably rightly so. The use of sequences is a bit bland and not as…

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Johann Sebastian Bach (?), Jesu meine Freude, BWV Anh. II 58

Posted on Oct 1st, 2017

Since I started transcribing the works from BWV Anhang II (the list of works that are possibly composed by Johann Sebastian Bach, but the authorship…

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Johann Sebastian Bach (?), Nun komm der Heiden Heiland (Emans 140)

Posted on Dec 17th, 2018

This piece is one of the many choral preludes of which the authorship of Johann Sebastian Bach is doubtfull. It did not get a BWV-number, but Emans…

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Johann Sebastian Bach, Helft mir Gottes Güte preisen, BWV Anh. II 54

Posted on Jul 6th, 2017

This prelude on "Helft mir Gottes Güte preisen" has an interesting feauture. The accompaniment to the choral melody is not written with a specific…

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Johann Sebastian Bach, Nun komm der Heiden Heiland, BWV 660b

Posted on Nov 12th, 2015

The chorale prelude on "Nun komm der heiden Heiland", BWV 660, is a well known part of the 18 Leipziger Choräle. BWV 660b is a variant of this well…

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Johann Sebastian Bach, Siciliano from Flute Sonata BWV 1031

Posted on May 8th, 2015

A very nice transcription of this Siciliano, made by Arno Rog. He kindly gave permission to make his transcription available on this website. The…

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Johann Sebastian Bach, Siciliano from Violin Sonata BWV 1017

Posted on Nov 7th, 2015

A while ago I posted a transcription by Arno Rog of the Siciliano from the flute sonata, BWV 1031. Today I made a transcription myself, of the…

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Johann Sebastian Bach, Trio g moll, BWV 584

Posted on Apr 29th, 2018

Yesterday I stumbled by accident on a recording of an organ trio in g minor, by Bach, I had never heard before, with the BWV number 584. I remember…

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