Vor deinen Thron tret' ich, BWV 668 (Bach, Johann Sebastian)

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Fragment, BWV 668

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Publisher. Info. Orgelwerke, Band 2 (pp.113-14)
Kassel: Bärenreiter, 1958. Plate BA 5172.
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Wenn wir in höchsten Nöten (BWV 668a)

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Publisher. Info. Oeuvres complètes pour orgue, Vol.2, Cah.4 (pp.73-74)
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Publisher. Info. Neue Bach-Ausgabe, Serie VIII, Bd.2.1 (pp.104-05, 180-81)
Kassel: Bärenreiter Verlag, 1995. Plate BA 5082.
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General Information

Work Title Praeludium super 'Vor deinen Thron tret' ich'
Alternative. Title Wenn wir in hoechsten Noethen, Canto fermo in Canto
Composer Bach, Johann Sebastian
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. BWV 668, 668a
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. IJB 672
Key G major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 1 chorale prelude
BWV 668 (fragmnent, 26 bars)
BWV 668a (45 bars)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1750 in 18 Chorale Preludes (No.18)*
First Publication. 1751 as appendix to Die Kunst der Fuge, BWV 1080
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Baroque
Piece Style Baroque
Instrumentation organ
Primary Sources Bach Digital (BWV 668)
Bach Digital (BWV 668a)
D-B, Mus.ms. Bach P 271 (2s), p.106
External Links Wikipedia article (Great Eighteen Chorale Preludes)
Extra Information *Deathbed dictation to Johann Christoph Altnikol (1719-1759). The source for BWV 668 has only a 26-bar fragment. The work commonly encountered is a completion based upon BWV 668a, which was published by C.P.E. after the composer's death.