BWV 133.6

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Original source: Cantata, Ich freue mich in dir, BWV 133
Chorale Text: Ich freue mich in dir (verse 4), by Kaspar Ziegler (1697)
Tune: O Gott, du frommer Gott (melody #4), Anon. 1738* (see note below) (Zahn 5187)
First Performance: 27 December 1724, 3rd Day of Christmas
Appearance in Early Collections (Key): Riemenschneider 60; Breitkopf 61; Birnstiel 64; Dietel 56; AmB 46II p.132; Levy–Mendelssohn 10; Fasch p.14
Other Harmonizations: None


This tune by an anonymous composer is first seen in print in 1738, under the title O stilles Gotteslamm.

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