BWV 428

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Original source: Chorale, Wenn mein Stündlein vorhanden ist, BWV 428
Chorale Text: Wenn mein Stündlein vorhanden ist*, by Nikolaus Herman (1562)
Tune: Wenn mein Stündlein vorhanden ist, Frankfurt/Main 1569 (Zahn 4482a,b)
First Performance: Unknown
Appearance in Early Collections (Key): Riemenschneider 321; Breitkopf 322; AmB 46II p.100
Other Harmonizations: BWVs 31.9, 95.7, 429, 430


This chorale survives without text. The text that appears here is the one provided by editors of the Bach Gesellschaft Ausgabe (BGA).

Speculation regarding liturgical occasion: Smend speculates that this chorale served as movement 10 of the lost St. Mark Passion (BWV 247). (NBA III/2.2 KB, p.304)

View a complete listing of speculations regarding the liturgical occasions of individual BWV 253–438 chorales.

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