Als Jesus Christus in der Nacht, BWV 265 (Johann Sebastian Bach)

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  • (Posted 2010-03-14)  CPDL #21234:         
Editor: Juliane Claudi (submitted 2010-03-14).   Score information: A4, 1 page, 30 kB   Copyright: CPDL
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General Information

Title: Als Jesus Christus in der Nacht
Composer: Johann Crüger
Arranger: Johann Sebastian Bach
Lyricist: Johann Heermann

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredChorale   Meter: 87. 87

Language: German
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1649
    2nd published: 1785 in Vierstimmige Choralgesänge, Teil 2, no. 180
    3rd published: 1892 in Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Volume 39
    4th published: 1898 in 389 Choralgesänge, no. 21
Opus: BWV 265
Description: B.A. 39, No. 13. Verses 6 & 7 are omitted.

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Als Jesus Christus in der Nacht.