BWV 112.5



Original source: Cantata, Der Herr ist mein getreuer Hirt, BWV 112
Chorale Text: Der Herr ist mein getreuer Hirt (verse 5), by Cornelius Becker (1598)
Tune: Allein Gott in der Höh sei Ehr, by Nikolaus Decius (1539), based in part on a Gregorian chant (Zahn 4457)
First Performance: 8 April 1731, Misericordias Domini (2nd Sunday after Easter)
Appearance in Early Collections (Key): Riemenschneider 313=353; Breitkopf 312=352; Dietel 101; AmB 46II p.105 & 302
Other Harmonizations: BWVs 104.6, 260



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