Allein Gott in der Höh sei Ehr

Johann Sebastian Bach

Allein Gott in der Höh sei Ehr


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This seems to have been Bach's favorite old hymn tune; he set it ten times. Yet this version, probably an early effort revised late in Bach's life, is rare in one sense: it's the only example among Bach's organ chorales of the bicinium, a two-voice pedagogical format popular among Lutheran composers before Bach's time.... read more