D-Gb, Johann-Sebastian-Bach-Institut, Göttingen
Scholz collection
Chorale arrangement from the "18 Choräle": Herr Jesu Christ, dich zu uns wend, BWV 655a

1. Appearance
Shelfmark                                  D-LEb Rara Ib, 9 (olim D Gb Ms. Scholz 4.2.2)
Extent 1 sheet
Measurement, in cm 33,5 x 20,5
Rastrology, in cm 1,0
Paper/Watermark 'foolscap 1'
Cleffing soprano clef/soprano clef/bass clef
Safe-keeping/Quire/Foliation not paged/foliated
Scribe unknown scribe ('Anon. Scholz 4')
clean copy, without corrections
Dating 18th century

2. Contents
Arrangement                             f. 1r: blank (but ruled)
f. 1v: BWV 655a, mm. 1 - 26
f. 2r: BWV 655a, mm. 27 - 55
f. 2v: BWV 655a, mm. 56 - end
Title-heading "Trio. Herr Jesu Christ dich zu uns wend à 2 Clavier. Pedal, / di Sig: Bach."

3. Miscellaneous
Foreign/later entries                none
Condition of source very good, little bleed-through, no traces of use
Provenance ? - L. Scholz - ? - Franconian private ownership - antique shop Schneider, Tutzing - Johann-Sebastian-Bach-Institut Göttingen (1968)
Literature Early version of the chorale arrangement (from Weimar).
There are several other versions of BWV 655 in this collection: Ms. Scholz 4.2.3; Ms. Scholz 4.2.4; Ms. Scholz 4.9.19; Ms. Scholz 4.9.20; Ms. Scholz 4.9.21 and Ms. Scholz 4.9.22.