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 (?), 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 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, 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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