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Original source: Chorale, Jesu, Jesu, du bist mein, BWV 357
Chorale Text: Jesu, Jesu, du bist mein*, Anon. 1687
Tune: Jesu, Jesu, du bist mein, first appearing in Schemelli 1736, attributed to J.S. Bach (Zahn 6446)
First Performance: Unknown
Appearance in Early Collections (Key):
AmB 46II p.211;
Schemelli BWV 470* (see note below)
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).
This setting is a four–part realization of a two–part chorale (with thoroughbass figures) from the Schemelli Gesangbuch, BWV 470. (See Chorale No.53 on p.204 of NBA III/2.1) For a full listing of four–part realizations of two–part Schemelli chorales, visit Schemelli Realizations.
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