BWV 345

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Original source: Chorale, Ich bin ja, Herr, in deiner Macht, BWV 345
Chorale Text: Ich bin ja, Herr, in deiner Macht, by Simon Dach (1648)
Tune: Ich bin ja, Herr, in deiner Macht*, attributed to J.S. Bach (Zahn 5869)
First Performance: Unknown
Appearance in Early Collections (Key): Riemenschneider 251; Breitkopf 251; Dietel 9; AmB 46II p.224
Other Harmonizations: None


This chorale survives without text. The text that appears here is the one provided by editors of the Bach Gesellschaft Ausgabe (BGA).
The first known appearance of this melody is this chorale as it appears in the Dietel collection (c.1735). The melody is attributed to J.S. Bach by Johannes Zahn.

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