Herzliebster Jesu, was hast du verbrochen (Johann Crüger)

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  • (Posted 2016-04-13)  CPDL #39309:  Network.png
Editor: Burkard Rosenberger (submitted 2016-04-13).   Score information: A4, 3 pages, 132 kB   Copyright: Personal
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  • (Posted 2011-05-13)  CPDL #23552:         
Editor: Juliane Claudi (submitted 2011-05-13).   Score information: A4, 1 page, 29 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: vv. 1,3,4 & 7 underlaid.


  • (Posted 2018-02-17)  CPDL #48853:       
Editor: Andrew Sims (submitted 2018-02-17).   Score information: A4, 1 page, 55 kB   Copyright: CPDL
Edition notes: Melody by Crüger, harmony as found in The English Hymnal.

General Information

Title: Herzliebster Jesu, was hast du verbrochen
Composer: Johann Crüger
Lyricist: Johann Heermann

Number of voices: 4vv   Voicing: SATB
Genre: SacredChorale

Language: German
Instruments: 2 instruments, basso continuo

First published: 1649 in Geistliche Kirchen-Melodien, no. 56
    2nd published: 1682 in Neu Leipziger Gesangbuch (Gottfried Vopelius), p. 153
    3rd published: 1845 in Vierstimmige Choralsätze des 16. und 17. Jh. (Erk, Filitz), no. 71
    4th published: 1915 in Volksliederbuch für gemischten Chor, no. 16

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Original text and translations

Original text and translations may be found at Herzliebster Jesu.