Orgelbuchlein hymns in The Hymnal 1982

H 53 Once he came in blessing
BWV 600 Gott, durch deine Güte (or Gottes Sohn ist kommen)
H 54 Savior of the nations come
BWV 599 Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland
H 77 From east to west, from shore to shore (& H 131)
BWV 607 Vom Himmel kam der Engel Schar
H 80 From heaven above to earth I come
BWV 606 Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her
H 103 A child is born in Bethlehem, Alleluia
BWV 603 Puer natus in Bethlehem
H 107 Good Chrisitian friends, rejoice
BWV 608 In dulci jubilo
H 131 When Christ’s appearing was made known (& H 77)
BWV 607 Vom Himmel kam der Engel Schar
H 184 Christ the Lord is risen again
BWV 627 Christ ist erstanden
H 186 Christ Jesus lay in death’s strong bands
BWV 625 Christ lag in Todesbanden
H 201 On earth has dawned this day of days
BWV 629 Erschienen ist der herrliche Tag
H 298 All who believe and are baptized
BWV 638 Es ist das Heil uns kommen her
H 429  I’ll praise my Maker while I’ve breath
BWV 622  O Mensch, bewein’ dein’ Sünde gross
H440 Blesséd Jesus, at thy word (& H 631)
BWV 663 &  634 Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier
H 501 O Holy Spirit, by whose breath
BWV 631 Komm, Gott Schöpfer, Heiliger Geist
H 575  Before thy throne, O God, we kneel
BWV 636 Vater unser im Himmelreich
H 631 Book of books, our people’s strength (& H 440)
BWV 663 &  634 Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier
H 634  I call on thee, Lord Jesus Christ
BWV 639 Ich ruf zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ
H 635  If thou but trust in God to guide thee
BWV 642 Wer nur den lieben Gott läßt walten
H 701 Jesus, all my gladness
BWV 610 Jesu, meine Freude
updated 7/31/12

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    [...] I do love this little work and yesteray it took on a new life for me (this is the way much of this style of music works with my little pea brain… I keep returning to the style of Bach, Mozart, Haydn, Schuber, et al and they keep breathing new life into my understandings of music). I came home and figured out which of the Orgelbuchlein tunes are in the Episcopal Hymnal. (Of the fifty or so settings in this collection that Bach composed and compiled himself, I count 18 hymn texts with 16 tunes in the Hymnal 1982 that Bach set). [...]


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