Cantata ''Der Herr ist mein getreuer Hirt'', BWV 112

Der Herr ist mein getreuer Hirt (The Lord is my faithful shepherd), BWV 112, is a cantata by Johann Sebastian Bach, a church cantata for the second Sunday after Easter. Bach composed the chorale cantata in Leipzig and first performed it on 8 April 1731. It is based on the hymn by Wolfgang Meuslin, a paraphrase of Psalm 23 (1530), sung to a melody by Nikolaus Decius (1522). Bach composed the cantata in Leipzig for the second Sunday after Easter, called Misericordias Domini. The prescribed readings for that Sunday were from the ... more

About this Piece

Advertisements

Sheet music

Title Edition Download
Sheet Music Complete Score Download

Music recordings

Title Performer Preview License Download
Recording J.S Bach - Cantata 112 - Der Herr ist mein getreuer hirt - I Download
Recording J.S Bach - Cantata 112 - Der Herr ist mein getreuer hirt - II Download
Recording J.S Bach - Cantata 112 - Der Herr ist mein getreuer hirt - III Download
Recording J.S Bach - Cantata 112 - Der Herr ist mein getreuer hirt - IV Download

Samples

Questions

There are no questions yet.