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80 Chorale Preludes Of The 17th And 18th Centuries

Organ - Difficulty: easy-medium to medium
Edited by Hermann Keller. Organ (Solo) Albums. Baroque. Organ solo book. With organ notation and introductory text. 126 pages. Edition Peters #EP4448. Published by Edition Peters (PE.EP4448).

Item Number: PE.EP4448


ISBN 9790014026844. 9x12 inches.


Most do not require pedals; includes 18 suitable for Christmas

This selection of shorter and easier chorale preludes is designed to supplement Karl Straube's '45 Chorale Preludes of the Old Masters' (EP3048), especially for use in church. We therefore selected only those pieces which can be used today - transposed, where necessary, to more suitable keys. In the case of important chorales, several treatments were included, sometimes in more than one key. Musical value was the primary factor of selection, but, where possible, preferance was given to compositions not generally available elsewhere. Of the 80 pieces, 24 require the pedals; 33 do not use them; in 23, they are optional. Thus the collection offers rich material for organists at all stages of development. (Hermann Keller, Stuttgart, September 1937)

Song List:

  • Ach Gott Und Herr  Composed by Johann Gottffried Walther
  • Ach Gott, vom Himmel sieh darein  Composed by Johann Pachelbel
  • Ach, wie fluchtig, ach, wie nichtig  Composed by Georg Bohm
  • Allein Gott in der Hoh sei Ehr  Composed by Friedrich Wilhelm Zachau
  • Allein zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ  Composed by Johann Pachelbel
  • Alle Menschen mussen sterben  Composed by Johann Pachelbel
  • An Wasserflussen Babylon  Composed by Johann Pachelbel
  • Aus tiefer Not schrei ich zu dir (Dur Melodie)  Composed by Johann Pachelbel
  • Aus tiefer Not schrei ich zu dir (Phrygische Melodie)  Composed by Samuel Scheidt
  • Aus tiefer Not schrei ich zu dir  Composed by Friedrich Wilhelm Zachau
  • Auf Meinen Lieben Gott  Composed by Dietrich Buxtehude
  • Aus meines Herzens Grunde  Composed by Johann Christoph Bach
  • Christ is erstanden  Composed by J.K.F. Fischer
  • Christ Lag In Todesbanden  Composed by Samuel Scheidt
  • Christus, Der Ist Mein Leben  Composed by Johann Pachelbel
  • Der Tag, Der Ist So Freudenreich  Composed by Johann Pachelbel
  • Ein Feste Burg Ist Unser Gott  Composed by Michael Praetorius
  • Erhalt Uns, Herr, Bei Deinem Wort  Composed by Johann Gottffried Walther
  • Erschienen ist der herrliche Tag  Composed by Johann Gottffried Walther
  • Es Ist Das Heil Uns Kommen Her  Composed by Anonymous
  • Es ist gewisslich an der Zeit  Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Es wolle Gott uns gnadig sein  Composed by Samuel Scheidt
  • Freu dich sehr, o meine Seele  Composed by Georg Bohm
  • Gelobet Seist Du, Jesu Christ  Composed by Samuel Scheidt
  • Gott Der Vater Wohn Uns Bei  Composed by Samuel Scheidt
  • Gott des Himmels und der Erden  Composed by Johann Gottffried Walther
  • Gott sei gelobet und Gebenedeiet  Composed by Heinrich Scheidemann
  • Herr Christ, der einig Gottes Sohn  Composed by Johann Gottffried Walther
  • Herr Gott, dich loben alle wir  Composed by Johann Pachelbel
  • Herr Jesu Christ, dich zu uns wend  Composed by Georg Bohm
  • Herzlich lieb hab ich dich, o Herr  Composed by Johann Friedrich Alberti
  • Herzlich tut mich verlangen  Composed by Johann Gottffried Walther
  • In dich hab ich gehoffet, Herr  Composed by Johann Christoph Bach
  • In dulci jubilo  Composed by Friedrich Wilhelm Zachau
  • Jesu, Meine Freude  Composed by Johann Gottffried Walther
  • Jesu, meines Lebens Leben  Composed by Friedrich Wilhelm Zachau
  • Jesus, meine Zuversicht  Composed by Johann Gottffried Walther
  • Komm, Heiliger Geist, Herre Gott  Composed by Andreas Armsdorf
  • Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier  Composed by Johann Gottffried Walther
  • Lobe den Herren, den machtigen Konig der Ehren  Composed by Johann Gottffried Walther
  • Lobt Gott, ihr Christen, allzugleich  Composed by Johann Gottffried Walther
  • Machs mit mir, Gott, nach deiner Gut  Composed by Johann Gottffried Walther
  • Mit Fried Und Freud Ich Fahr Dahin  Composed by Johann Christoph Bach
  • Mitten wir im Leben sind  Composed by Samuel Scheidt
  • Nun Bitten Wir Den Heiligen Geist  Composed by Johann Gottffried Walther
  • Nun danket alle Gott  Composed by Georg Friedrich Kaufmann
  • Nun freut euch, liebe Christen g'mein  Composed by Matthias Weckmann
  • Nun Komm, Der Heiden Heiland  Composed by Nikolaus Vetter
  • Nun lasst uns Gott, dem Herren  Composed by Johann Pachelbel
  • Nun Lob, Mein Seel, Den Herren  Composed by Johann Gottffried Walther
  • O Lamm Gottes unschuldig  Composed by Johann Pachelbel
  • O Welt, ich muss dich lassen  Composed by Johann Gottffried Walther
  • Schmucke Dich, O Liebe Seele  Composed by Johann Gottffried Walther
  • Valet will ich dir geben  Composed by Georg Friedrich Kaufmann
  • Vater Unser Im Himmelreich  Composed by Johann Philipp Krieger
  • Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her  Composed by Friedrich Wilhelm Zachau
  • Wachet Auf, Ruft Uns Die Stimme  Composed by Johann Gottffried Walther
  • Warum betrubst du dich; mein Herz  Composed by Samuel Scheidt
  • Warum sollt ich mich denn gramen  Composed by Johann Gottffried Walther
  • Was Gott Tut, Das Ist Wohlgetan  Composed by Johann Gottffried Walther
  • Was mein Gott will, gescheh allzeit  Composed by Johann Erasmus Kindermann
  • Wenn mein Stundlein vorhanden ist  Composed by Johann Michael Bach
  • Wenn wir in hochsten Noten sein  Composed by Johann Christoph Bach
  • Werde munter, mein Gemute  Composed by Johann Gottffried Walther
  • Wer nur den lieben Gott lasst walten  Composed by Georg Bohm
  • Wie Schon Leuchtet Der Morgenstern  Composed by Johann Christoph Bach
  • Wir glauben all an einen Gott  Composed by Samuel Scheidt