O JESULEIN SÜSS

Arranger: 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 >

Composer: Samuel Scheidt

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Tune Information

Title: O JESULEIN SÜSS
Arranger: Johann Sebastian Bach
Composer: Samuel Scheidt
Meter: 8.8.8.8.8
Incipit: 11712 71765 32211
Key: A Major/B♭ Major
Source: Geistliche Kirchengesäng, Köln, 1623
Copyright: Public Domain

Arrangements

Organ Solo

  • The Sacred Organ Journal Volume 51 Number 5 May June 2017: The Organist's Companion for the Church Year
    Composer/Editors Carson P. Cooman; David M. Cherwien
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2017) pp. 13
  • The Organist Volume 120 Number 5 November December 2016: The Service Music Companion for the Church Organist
    Composer/Editors Carson P. Cooman; James Mansfield
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2016) pp. 24
  • Hymn Prelude Library Volume Eight Tunes NO: Lutheran Service Book
    Composer/Editors Kevin J. Hildebrand; Paul D. Weber
    Published By: Concordia Publishing House (2015) pp. 102
  • Reflections of Christmas: Quiet Carol Settings for Organ and Optional Flute
    Composer/Editor Lani Smith
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2015) pp. 20
  • Carols A to Z: 38 Organ Settings for Worship or Recital
    Composer/Editors Douglas E. Wagner; Robert Hebble
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2014) pp. 90
  • Oxford Hymn Settings for Organists Volume 1 Advent and Christmas: 38 Original Pieces On Hymns and Carols
    Composer/Editors Rebecca Groom Te Velde; David Blackwell
    Published By: Oxford University Press (2014) pp. 82
  • The Organist's Companion Volume 36 Number 1 November December 2013: A Bi-monthly Journal of Quality Organ Music for the Practical Church Musician
    Composer/Editors Wayne Leupold; Elizabeth A. Krouse
    Published By: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. (2013) pp. 17
  • The Sacred Organ Journal Volume 47 Number 5 May June 2013: The Organist's Companion for the Church Year
    Composer/Editors Douglas E. Wagner; David M. Cherwien
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2013) pp. 5
  • Four Preludes for the Redeemer
    Composer/Editor Bernard Wayne Sanders
    Published By: Concordia Publishing House (2011) pp. 4
  • Composer/Editor David M. Cherwien
    Published By: The Sacred Music Press (2007) pp. 3
  • The Organist's Companion Volume 28 Number 4 May 2006 General, Ascension, Pentecost, Trinity: A Bi-monthly Journal of Quality Organ Music for the Practical Church Musician
    Composer/Editors Wayne Leupold; Georg Friedrich Kauffmann
    Published By: McAfee Music Corporation (2006) pp. 18
  • The Organist's Companion Volume 29 Number 1 November 2006 General, Advent, Christmas, Epiphany: A Bi-monthly Journal of Quality Organ Music for the Practical Church Musician
    Composer/Editors Wayne Leupold; Georg Friedrich Kauffmann
    Published By: McAfee Music Corporation (2006) pp. 18
  • Easy Hymn Preludes for Organ Volume 4: Musica Sacra
    Composer/Editor Wilbur C. Held
    Published By: Concordia Publishing House (2005) pp. 40
  • 83 Musical Gifts Part 2: Variations on Hymn Tunes -- Hanover to Saint Agnes
    Composer/Editors Adrienne Tindall; Evan Becker
    Published By: Darcey Press (2004) pp. 291
  • The Organist's Library Volume 36
    Composer/Editor David Paxton
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2004) pp. 76
  • The Organ Portfolio Volume 67 Number 2 November December 2003: A Bi-monthly Anthology for the Church Organist
    Composer/Editors Gilbert M. Martin; David Paxton
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2003) pp. 76
  • A Carol Fantasy (Suite Noel): Saint Cecilia Series Organ Compositions
    Composer/Editor Franklin D. Ashdown
    Published By: The H. W. Gray Company (2002) pp. 2
  • Hymnal Supplement Organ Prelude Edition: Volume 3 Sacraments
    Composer/Editor David A. Johnson
    Published By: Concordia Publishing House (2001) pp. 46
  • Choraleworks Set III: Tne Chorale Preludes for Organ
    Composer/Editor Gerald Near
    Published By: Paraclete Press (1997) pp. 18
  • Communion Service Music Series
    Composer/Editor Geoffrey R. Lorenz
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1988) pp. 12
  • Emergency Organ Book for All Occasions Volume Two: Christmas Palm Sunday
    Composer/Editors Dorothy Wells; Franklin Ritter
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1982) pp. 6
  • The Organist Volume 82 Number 5 November 1978 Christmas and Thanksgiving Issue: A Bi-Monthly Publication for Church Organists
    Composer/Editors Edward Broughton; Franklin Ritter
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1978) pp. 52
  • Twelve Hymn Settings for Organ:
    Composer/Editor David N. Johnson
    Published By: Schmitt Music Centers (1976) pp. 10
  • The Organist Volume 75 Number 5 November 1971: A Bi-monthly Publication for Church Organists
    Composer/Editors Roger C. Wilson; Lani Smith
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1971) pp. 31
  • Hymn Preludes for the Liturgical Year Volume XVIII Contemplation The Inner Life Comfort Trust: For Organ in 24 Volumes Opus 100
    Composer/Editor Flor Peeters
    Published By: C. F. Peters Corporation (1969) pp. 10
  • Christmas Organ Album: Fourteen Characteristic Pieces

    Published By: J. Fischer & Brothers (1961) pp. 17
  • Organ Music for Christmas Volume I: Eighteen Short Pieces (With Pedals)
    Composer/Editor C. H. Trevor
    Published By: Oxford University Press (1960) pp. 14
  • Organ Music for Christmas Volume II: Seventeen Short Pieces (Manuals Only)
    Composer/Editor C. H. Trevor
    Published By: Oxford University Press (1960) pp. 14
  • The Parish Organist Part Six: Christmas and Epiphany Music
    Composer/Editors Erich Goldschmidt; Georg Friedrich Kauffmann
    Published By: Concordia Publishing House (1955) pp. 25-26
  • The Church Organist's Golden Treasury Volume Three-- An Anthology of Choral Preludes: Carl F. Pfatteicher
    Composer/Editors Archibald T. Davison; Johann Caspar Ferdinand Fischer
    Published By: Oliver Ditson Company (1951) pp. 38
  • The Church Organist's Golden Treasury Volume Three-- An Anthology of Choral Preludes: Carl F. Pfatteicher
    Composer/Editors Archibald T. Davison; Johann Caspar Ferdinand Fischer
    Published By: Oliver Ditson Company (1951) pp. 38

Piano and Organ Duet

  • Quiet Songs of a Holy Night: Beautiful Carols of the Nativity for Organ and Piano
    Composer/Editor Lani Smith
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2016) pp. 20
  • From Advent to Epiphany: Organ & Piano Duets for the Christmas Season
    Composer/Editors Lani Smith; Larry Shackley
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2009) pp. 16
  • Composer/Editor Lani Smith
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2005) pp. 18
  • A Christmas Tapestry for Organ & Piano
    Composer/Editor Lani Smith
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2000) pp. 28

Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations

  • Introductions and Alternate Accompaniments for Organ Volume 3: Evangelical Lutheran Worship, Hymns 361-441

    Published By: Augsburg Fortress (2008) pp. 405
  • Introductions and Alternate Accompaniments for Piano Volume 3: Evangelical Lutheran Worship, Hymns 361 - 441
    Composer/Editors Norma Aamodt-Nelson; Mark Weiler
    Published By: Augsburg Fortress (2008) pp. 405
  • Carols for Organists: 20 Spectacular Arrangements
    Composer/Editor Colin Mawby
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2000) pp. 30
  • Make a joyful noise: 25 Hymns and Carols for the Church Year for Unison Voices, treble instrument, and organ
    Composer/Editor Max Drischner
    Published By: Concordia Publishing House (1965) pp. 16
  • Make a joyful noise: 25 Hymns and Carols for the Church Year for Unison Voices, treble instrument, and organ
    Composer/Editor Max Drischner
    Published By: Concordia Publishing House (1965) pp. 16

Piano Solo

  • Rejoice Greatly!: Ten Arrangements for Advanced Piano
    Composer/Editor Marilynn Ham
    Published By: Benson Music Group, Inc. (1992) pp. 52

Voices: Organ, Voices, Descant Instrument

  • Make a Joyful Noise: 25 Hymns and Carols for the Church Year for Unison Voices, Treble Instrument and Organ
    Composer/Editor Max Drischner
    Published By: Concordia Publishing House (1965) pp. 16
  • Make a Joyful Noise: 25 Hymns and Carols for the Church Year for Unison Voices, Treble Instrument and Organ
    Composer/Editor Max Drischner
    Published By: Concordia Publishing House (1965) pp. 16

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