No.1 Komm, heiliger Geist

Johann Sebastian Bach

No.1 Komm, heiliger Geist


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As organist at Weimar, Johann Sebastian Bach was charged with providing a harmonic underpinning as those assembled at church services sang the Lutheran chorale tunes chosen for each day. Bach wrote out many of these harmonizations, in part as instruction for younger composers. (They are still used for this purpose.) A ... read more