HERR JESU CHRIST, DU HÖCHSTES GUT

HERR JESU CHRIST, DU HÖCHSTES GUT

Harmonizer: Johann Sebastian Bach
Published in 2 hymnals


Harmonizer: Johann Sebastian Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach was born at Eisenach into a musical family and in a town steeped in Reformation history, he received early musical training from his father and older brother, and elementary education in the classical school Luther had earlier attended. Throughout his life he made extraordinary efforts to learn from other musicians. At 15 he walked to Lüneburg to work as a chorister and study at the convent school of St. Michael. From there he walked 30 miles to Hamburg to hear Johann Reinken, and 60 miles to Celle to become familiar with French composition and performance traditions. Once he obtained a month's leave from his job to hear Buxtehude, but stayed nearly four months. He arranged compositions from Vivaldi and other Itali… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: HERR JESU CHRIST, DU HÖCHSTES GUT
Harmonizer: Johann Sebastian Bach
Incipit: 11712 32112 25432
Key: b minor
Source: m. Dresde, 1533
Copyright: Public Domain

Arrangements

Organ Solo

  • Choraleworks Set II: Tne Chorale Preludes for Organ
    Composer/Editor Gerald Near
    Published By: Paraclete Press (1995) pp. 6
  • Chorale Preludes by Old Masters Volume 2: For Organ
    Composer/Editors Karl Straube; Johann Pachelbel
    Published By: Masters Music Publications, Inc. (1991) pp. 106
  • Selected Chorale Preludes
    Composer/Editors Dietrich Buxtehude; Robert Leech Bedell
    Published By: The Boston Music Company (1953) pp. 2
  • The Church Organist's Golden Treasury Volume Two -- An Anthology of Choral Preludes: Carl F. Pfatteicher
    Composer/Editors Archibald T. Davison; Johann Gottfried Walther
    Published By: Oliver Ditson Company (1951) pp. 44, 47
  • The Church Organist's Golden Treasury Volume Two -- An Anthology of Choral Preludes: Carl F. Pfatteicher
    Composer/Editors Archibald T. Davison; Johann Gottfried Walther
    Published By: Oliver Ditson Company (1951) pp. 47
  • Chorale Preludes By Masters of the XVII and XVIII Centuries: Organ Series Vol. 1 - Anthology of Sacred Music
    Composer/Editor Walter E. Buszin
    Published By: Concordia Publishing House (1948) pp. 90
  • Buxtehude Choral Transcriptions for the Organ Volume 4 Part 2: Kalmus Organ Series 3280
    Composer/Editors Dietrich Buxtehude; Philipp Spitta; Max Seiffert
    Published By: The H. W. Gray Company pp. 104

Instances

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