D-Gb, Johann-Sebastian-Bach-Institut, Göttingen
Scholz collection
Collective manuscript with 8 chorale arrangements from the "Orgelbüchlein":
Gott durch deine Güte oder Gottes Sohn ist kommen, BWV 600; Puer natus in Bethlehem, BWV 603; Gelobet seist du, Jesu Christ, BWV 604; Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her, BWV 606; Vom Himmel kam der Engel Schar, BWV 607; Jesu, meine Freude, BWV 610; Das alte Jahr vergangen ist, BWV 614; Mit Fried und Freud ich fahr dahin, BWV 616

1. Appearance
Shelfmark                                  D-LEb Rara Ib, 4 (olim D Gb Ms. Scholz 4.1.1)
Extent 1 sheet
Measurement, in cm 25,5 x 36-36,5
Rastrology, in cm 1,05
Paper/Watermark coat of arms, lower part?
Cleffing soprano clef, bass clef
Safe-keeping/Quire/Foliation single sheet, not paged/foliated
Scribe unknown scribe (Anon. Scholz 2)
written flighty and carelessly in the musical text
Dating 18th century

2. Contents
Arrangement                             f. 1r: BWV 600, BWV 604
f. 1v: BWV 606, BWV 603
f. 2r: BWV 607, BWV 610
f. 2v: BWV 614, BWV 616
Title-heading Incipit of text in each case, no ascription to J. S. Bach
Model lost "Zwischenquelle" to the autograph D B Mus. ms. Bach P 283; the readings are related to that of the copy of the "Orgelbüchlein" by C. G. Meißner (PL Kj Mus. ms. Bach P 1216).

3. Miscellaneous
Foreign/later entries                none
Condition of source good, firm paper, slightly ripped and bronzy, little traces of use
Provenance ? - L. Scholz - ? - Franconian private ownership - antique shop Schneider, Tutzing - Bach-Institut, Göttingen
Literature NBA IV/1, critical report, p. 60
Remarks Instruction for registration in BWV 600: "Man: Principal 8 F.", "ped: Tromp. 8. F."