Composer: Marchetto di Padua. 371 Chorale Harmonisations Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item ... examples, and help! Composer: Martin Luther | Bach's Works: BWV 83/5; BWV 95/1; BWV 106/3b; BWV 125/1,3,6; BWV 382; BWV 616, Mitten wir im Leben sind (Zahn 8502) Composer: Anon | Bach Works: BWV 36/2,6,8; BWV 61/1; BWV 62/1,6; BWV 599; BWV 659; BWV 659a; BWV 660; BWV 661; BWV 660a; BWV 661a; BWV 669, Nun laßt uns Gott dem Herren (Zahn 159) Composer: Johann Crüger | Bach's Works: not used by J.S. He included them in his church cantatas, typically as the closing chorale. That the Lutheran chorale, the Lutheran congregational church service hymn, served a central role in the life of J.S. there are rules for voice leading and harmony. Numbers are used to refer to scale-degrees. The melodic minor scale pattern (bracketed) formed by these bass notes produces colour, especially the C natural. • Melodies should be something easy to sing with a recognisable tune. Donald Francis Tovey observes:Counterpoint, the art defined by Sir Fr e deric kGor eOusele yasthat of ’combining melodies’. Composer: Sethus Calvisius | Bach's Works: BWV 52/6; BWV 106/4; BWV 244/32; BWV 248/46, BWV 712, In dich hab ich gehoffet, Herr (II) (Zahn ?) | Chorales - H. Rilling Composer: Martin Luther (?) Chorale Texts: Sorted by Title Composer: Bartholomäus Gesius | Bach's Works: BWV 342; BWV 630, Hilf, Gott, lass mirs gelinge (Zahn 4329) Composer: Martin Luther | Bach's Works: BWV 437, BWV 680; BWV 681, BWV 765; BWV 1098, Wo Gott der Herr nicht bei uns hält (Zahn 4441a) Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 423, Was bist du doch, o Seele, so betrübet (Zahn 1837) Composer: Anon / Nikolaus Herman | Bach's Works: BWV 151/5; BWV 195/6; BWV 375; BWV 376; BWV 609, BWV 732; BWV 732a, Machs mit mir, Gott, nach deiner Güt (Zahn 2383) A chorale prelude includes the melody of the chorale, and adds contrapuntal lines. Bach, Johann Sebastian : Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (Jesus bleibet meine Freude) (Choral of the cantata Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147.) Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 272; BWV 1126, Beglückter Stand getreuer Seelen (Zahn 5970) Composer: Martin Luther / Johann Walter | Bach's Works: BWV 42/7; BWV 126/6, Vom Himmel hoch da komm ich her (Zahn 346) Composer: Matthäus Appelles von Löwenstern Bach's Works: BWV 341; BWV 408, Heut triumphieret Gottes Sohn (Zahn 2585) Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 482, Liebster Gott, wann werd ich sterben (Zahn 6634) ... Advanced embedding details, examples, and help! Johann Sebastian Bach's vocal music includes cantatas, motets, masses, Magnificats, Passions, oratorios, four-part chorales, songs and arias.His instrumental music includes concertos, suites, sonatas, fugues, and other works for organ, harpsichord, lute, violin, viola da gamba, cello, flute, chamber ensemble and orchestra.. Composer: Joachim a Burck | Bach's Works: BWV 309; BWV deest, Emans NBA/KB IV/10: 65, Es wird schier der letzte Tag herkommen (Zahn 1423) In numerous instances, examples from hymnals to which Bach may have had access are also provided. Martin Luther | Bach's Works: BWV 23/2,4; BWV 127/1; BWV 233/1, BWV 245/40 (2nd version, 1725), BWV 619, Christum wir sollen loben schon (Zahn 297c) Individual Recordings: Hilliard - Morimur Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 297; BWV 447, O Jesu Christ, Mein's Lebens Licht > Herr [or O] Jesu Christ, meins Lebens Licht (I/II) ((Zahn 314 / Zahn 533a) A continuous bass is the rule in Baroque music; its absence is worth mentioning and has a reason, such as describing fragility. Composer: Anon | Bach Works: BWV 11; BWV 73/5; BWV 107/1,5,7; BWV 220/1; BWV 417; BWV 418; BWV 419; BWV 658, Wachet doch, erwacht, ihr Schläfer > Jesu, der du meine Seele (Zahn 6804), Wacht auf, mein Geist, erhebe dich > O Ewigkeit, du Donnerwort (Zahn 5820) These examples use actual Bach harmonisations and you are given the “R” number so you can look them up. It will parse each chorale in the selected range in a lazy fashion so that a list of chorales need not be parsed up front. • Bach Chorales are meant to be sung by four part harmony – SATB, originally for Lutheran churches in Germany. Chorales also appear in chorale preludes, pieces generally for organ designed to be played immediately before the congregational singing of the hymn. Unseren Festtagswünschen fügen wir einen Videoclip des bekannt Chorals aus Bachs Kantate Nr. Before you look at the examples of modulations on the following pages, you should read the notes below carefully. Composer: Melchior Teschner | Bach Works: BWV 95/3; BWV 245/26; BWV 415; BWV 735; BWV 736, Vater unser im Himmelreich (Zahn 2561) | Part 4 Composer: Johann Schop, Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme (Zahn 8405) In numerous instances, examples from hymnals to which Bach may have had access are also provided. Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 475, Auf meinen lieben Gott > Wo soll ich fliehen hin / Auf meinen lieben Gott, Aus meines Herzens Grunde (Zahn 5269b) Any distribution or commercial use of these music examples is absolutely forbidden. The elegance of Bach's harmonisations often come from these modulations in the middle of the phrase. Bach is from 1764, 14 years after Bach's death. Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 442, Beschränkt, ihr Weisen dieser Welt (Zahn 7765) Composer: ? | Privacy Policy Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 320, BWV 461, Gott sei gelobet und gebenedeiet (Zahn 8078) Wolffrefers to Bach’scollection of 370 four-part chorales that charted the course for tonal harmony. A chorale prelude includes the melody of the chorale, with added counterpoint. Composer: Johann Rudolf Ahle | Bach's Works: BWV 60/5, Es ist nun aus mit meinem Leben (Zahn 6125) Example sentences with the word chorale. | Chorale Melodies: Sorted by Title Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 743; BWV 1119, Freu dich, du werte Christenheit > Es ist das Heil uns kommen her, Freuet euch, ihr Christen alle (Zahn 7880a) In Bach’s Chorale Cantatas, both text and music are based on one Lutheran hymn. Stream Bach Chorale 1 Example by Offbeat from desktop or your mobile device Composer: Wolfgang Dachstein | Bach's Works: BWV 156/6; BWV 339; BWV 1099, Befiehl du deine Wege (I) (Zahn 5385a) Bach's Work. Interestingly, Bach has varied the bass’s rhythm, mostly with diminution, to the extent that the canonic connection is rather obscured. Most people chose this as the best definition of chorale: A Protestant hymn melody.... See the dictionary meaning, pronunciation, and sentence examples. Composer: Ahasverus Fritsch, Gelobet seist du, Jesu Christ (Zahn 1947) Composer: Philipp Nicolai | Bach's Works: BWV 1/1,6; BWV 36/4; BWV 37/3; BWV 49/6; BWV 61/6; BWV 172/6; BWV 436; BWV 739; BWV 763; BWV 764, Wie nach einer Wasserquelle > Freu dich sehr, o meine Seele (Zahn 6543), Wie wohl ist mir (Zahn 4779) Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 371; BWV 669; BWV 670; BWV 671; BWV 672; BWV 673, BWV 674, Lass, o Herr, dein Ohr sich neigen > Mon Dieu preste moy l'aureille, Lasset uns den Herren preisen (Zahn 7886b) Composer: Anon | Bach Works: BWV 507, Wo ist mein Schäflein, das ich liebe > Wo ist das Schönste, das ich liebe (Zahn: 5958), Wo soll ich fliehen hin / Auf meinen lieben Gott (Zahn 2164) If you can learn some typical progressions and tricks that Bach uses, your chorales will instantly sound much more convincing - you will also have learnt a lot about how tonal harmony works. By JS Bach. Composer: Christian Knorr von Rosenroth | Bach's Works: BWV 491, Helft mir Gotts Güte preisen (Zahn 5267) The Great Eighteen Chorale Preludes are a set he prepared in Leipzig during his last decade, from earlier works composed in Weimar where he was court organist. Bach’s many chorale preludes are the best-known examples of the form. Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 337, Herr, straf mich nicht in deinem Zorn (Zahn 4606a) | Chorales BWV 351-400 They also neglected to examine how Bach's musical treatment of the chorale was unique and original. Albert Riemenschneider, G. Schirmer, NY, 1941. Composer: Christoph Wagner | Bach Works: BWV 500; BWV 500a, So gibst du nun, mein Jesu, gute Nacht (Zahn 849) Composer: Philipp Nicolai, after Hans Sachs | Bach's Works: BWV 140/1,4,7; BWV 645, Warum betrübst du dich, mein Herz (Zahn 1689) Composer: Johann Rist | Bach's Works: BWV 78/1,7; BWV 105/6; BWV 352; BWV 353; BWV 354, Jesu, der du selbsten wohl (Zahn 6335) Notice that the Soprano and Bass move in contrary motion. Composer: Michael Franck/Johann Crüger | Bach's Works: BWV 26/1,6; BWV 644, Ach wie nichtig, ach wie flüchtig > Ach wie flüchtig, ach wie nichtig, Ach, daß nicht die letzte Stunde (Zahn 6721) Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 296, Dies est laetitiae > Der Tag, der ist so freudenreich, Dies sind die heilgen zehn Gebot (Zahn 1951) Bach Chorales These 20 chorale exercises (with solutions) are intended for use in preparation for EdExcel A2 tests. Composer: Anon | Bach Works: BWV 497, Sei gegrüßet, Jesu, gütig (Zahn 3889) treat a dissonance unconventionally or use a strange chord) and speculate as to why (e.g. Although there are no accounts of the reception given to Bach's chorale cantatas by the Leipzig congregration, it is known that some of these cantatas were the only works that the city was interested in keeping alive after Bach's death. Warning: The music examples in the Bach Cantatas Website are for educational purposes only.Any distribution or commercial use of these music examples is absolutely forbidden. Composer: Johann Löhner (1691) | Bach's Works: BWV 263, Als der gütige Gott (Zahn 1646) | Part 2 Some of the exercises have had changes made to them so that students can spot mistakes. Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 381; BWV 488, Menschenkind, merk oben (Zahn 3294) They also neglected to examine how Bach’s musical treatment of the chorale was unique and original. Composer: Johann Crüger | Bach's Works: BWV 330; BWV 331, Herr Jesu Christ, dich zu uns wend (Zahn 624) Examples of how Bach harmonises some common melodic patterns in his chorales. Translations in context of "Bach chorales" in English-German from Reverso Context: Lots of Bach chorales... and a bit of soul and gospel. Johann Anastasius Freylinghausen | Bach's Works: BWV 451, Die Litanei | Part 3 Any lover of harmony and/or music theory will treasure this collection of the Bach chorales. Composer: Nikolaus Decius | Bach Works: BWV 244/1; BWV 401; BWV 618; BWV 656, BWV 656a; BWV 1085; BWV 1085a; BWV 1085b; BWV 1095, O liebe Seele, zieh die Sinnen (Zahn 6412) Bach's arrangements of hymn tunes found their way into cantatas, organ preludes, motets and other pieces. | Copyright Policy … Composer: Christoph Peter | Bach's Works: BWV 366; BWV 476, In allen meinen Taten (Zahn 2276) The composition of polyphonic chorale music in the style of | Chorales BWV 401-438 No_Favorite. Composer: Johann Crüger (?) Composer: Nikolaus Herman (?) Composer: Louis Bourgeois, Gib dich zufrieden und sei stille (Zahn 7415) Composer: Johann Crüger | Bach's Works: BWV 265, Als vierzig Tag nach Ostern warn (Zahn 1743) The specific character o… Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 48/3; BWV 255; BWV 692; BWV 693; BWV 714, Ach Gott, vom Himmel sieh darein (Zahn 4431) Composer: Friedrich Funcke (? The origin and history of the CM is the main focus and early examples of the melody, whether sacred or secular, are presented whenever it is possible to locate scores for reproduction here. (Zahn 1915) share. 1 Introduction The corpus of the chorale harmonizations by Johann Sebastian Bach is remark- able by its homogeneity and its size (389 chorales in [5]). Composer: Giovanni Giacomo Gastoldi | Bach's Works: BWV 615, In dulci jubilo (Zahn 4947) Innsbruck, ich muss dich lassen > O Welt, ich muß dich lassen 63), Ermuntre dich, mein schwacher Geist (Zahn 5741) Bach (di S. Bach D. M. Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 431; BWV 432; BWV 641; BWV 668; BWV 668a, Wer nur den lieben Gott läßt walten (Zahn 2778) 4-3-2-1 (with two quavers at the beginning) is quite a common pattern. | Chorales BWV 301-350 The cantatas are based on hymns by a wide range of poets, from early reformers such as Luther to poets of the 17th century. Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 456, Es ist gewisslich > Nun freut euch, lieben Christen gmein (II) (Zahn 4429a), Es ist das Heil uns kommen her (Zahn 4430) Example 1 outlines this interplay more specifically. Forty Bach Chorales It is the chorales, not his trademark fugues, that lie at the heart of Bach’stechnique. The orchestra that Bach used is based on string instruments (violin, viola) and basso continuo,typically played by cello, double bass (an octave lower) and organ. Chorale harmonisation in general as … All the resources in this section are focused on cadences. Kommt her zu mir, spricht Gottes Sohn (Zahn 2496c) Use our paper writing services or get access to database of 219 free essays samples about bach chorale music. Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 57/8; BWV 120a/8; BWV 137/1-5; BWV 650, Hat der Himmel gleich viel Wege (Zahn 6693) Composer: Johann Steurlein | Bach's Works: BWV 288, BWV 289; BWV 614; BWV 1091, Das neugeborne Kindelein (Zahn 491) | Dietel Chorale List c1734 Composer: J.S. | Bach's Works: BWV 48/1,7; BWV 113/1,2,4,7,8; BWV 131/2,4; BWV 166/3; BWV 168/6; BWV 334; BWV 1114, Herr Jesu Christ, wahr' Mensch und Gott (Zahn 423) But as we see from the above examples too, Bach’s chorale compositions were often a bit more complex than those of Telemann. Bach (?) | Bach's Works: BWV 345, Ich dank dir Gott für all Wohltat (Zahn 8090a-b) Bach’s chorales are strictly choral arrangements of well-known hymn tunes adorned with elaborate harmony; he never composed an original chorale. Composer: Johann Schop | Bach's Works: BWV 356, Jesu, Jesu, du bist mein (Zahn 6446) | General Discussions: Part 1 Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 480, Kyrie, Gott Vater in Ewigkeit (Zahn 8600c) Bach (?) Then there is a short comment on the author/poet responsible for the CT. It is epitomized by the numerous examples composed by J.S. Words. Composer: Michael Weisse | Bach's Works: BWV 318; BWV 600; BWV 703; BWV 724, Mit Fried und Freud ich fahr dahin (Zahn 3986) to. MIDI files of the Chorales: Cantatas BWV 1-197: Prepared by Aryeh Oron (January 2003 - April 2008) Player: In order to listen to music in ram format, you need , which can be freely downloaded from RealNetworks. Bach (?) Composer: Wolfgang Weßnitzer | Bach's Works: BWV 1107, Jesu, nun sei gepreiset (Zahn 8477a) | Bach's Works: BWV 259; BWV 770, Adesto, sancta spiritus > Komm, Heiliger Geist, Herre Gott | Bach Works: BWV 505, Vergiß mein nicht > Wie wohl ist mir (Zahn 4779), Verleih uns Frieden gnädiglich (Zahn 1945) See more. There are 52 chorale cantatas by Johann Sebastian Bach surviving in at least … Composer: Anon, Ach, was ist doch unser Leben > Freu dich sehr, o meine Seele (Zahn 6543 / Zanh 1294) Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 83/2, Das walt Gott Vater und Gott Sohn (Zahn 673) Composer: Anon, O Jesulein süß, o Jesulein mild > Komm, heilger Geist, mit deiner Genad (Zahn 2016), O Lamm Gottes, unschuldig (Zahn 4361) Bach (? Composer: Anon Bach's Works: BWV 123/1,5,6; BWV 485, Lob sei dir, gütiger Gott (Zahn 4840) Luther wrote several, worked on their tunes, and helped publish them. to avoid parallel fifths or to improve the progression of harmonies). Composer: Balthasar Schnurr | Bach Works: BWV 46/6, O Herre Gott, dein göttlich(s) Wort (Zahn 5690) Composer: Wolfgang Figulus / Cornelius Freundt (Bonamicus) ? | Bach Works: BWV 409; BWV 496, Seelenweide (Zahn 1286) Composer: Bartholomäus Gesius | Bach's Works: BWV 287, Jesus ist das schönste Licht (Zahn 6412) Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 294; BWV 605; BWV 719, Der Tag ist hin, die Sonne gehet nieder > O höchster Gott, o unser lieber Herre, Der Tag mit seinem Lichte (Zahn 7512) Bach used the chorale in several other cantatas, especially later in another chorale cantata, "Was Gott tut, das ist wohlgetan, BWV 100". Bach's many chorale preludes are the best-known examples of the form. Melody 1 (Zahn 5138): Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 465; BWV 767 Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 77/1; BWV 298; BWV 635; BWV 678; BWV 679, Die Sonn hat sich mit ihrem Glanz gewendet > O höchster Gott, o unser lieber Herre, Dir, dir, Jehova, will ich singen (Zahn 3068) Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 122/1,3,4,6, Das Nunc dimittis Composer: Anon | Bach Works: BWV 407, Puer natus in Bethlehem > Ein Kind geborn zu Bethlehem (Puer natus in Bethlehem), Schmücke dich, o liebe Seele (Zahn 6923) Bach is given extensive treatment clearly showing the functional harmony that is implicit in his music by a thorough harmonic analysis underneath each phrase. We hear the first instance of voice-exchange at the very outset of the chorale: the soprano’s G-A-B is mirrored by the tenor’s B-A-G (Example 15). | Chorales in Bach Cantatas: Part 1 Composer: Nikolaus Herman | Bach's Works: BWV 266, Also hat Gott die Welt geliebt (Zahn 5920) Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 369, Komm, Jesu, komm! The next four examples show other symmetries and canonic devices. ... 371 Chorale Harmonisations Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. Bach Chorales: A Guide. Composer: Heinrich Isaac | Bach's Works: BWV 13/6; BWV 44/7; BWV 97/1,2,4,6,9; BWV 244/10,37; BWV 245/11; BWV 392; BWV 393; BWV 394; BWV 395, O wie selig seid ihr doch, ihr Frommen (Zahn 1583) Melody 3 (Zahn 5206b): Composer: Ahasverus Fritsch | Bach Works: BWV 45/7; BWV 64/4; BWV 94/1,3,5,8; BWV 128/5; BWV 129/1,5; BWV 197a/7; BWV 398; BWV 1125 There are over 1000 known compositions by Bach. Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 245/15,37; BWV 283; BWV 620; BWV 747; BWV 1084, Christus ist erstanden, hat überwunden (Zahn 6240c) Composer: Anon | Bach Works: BWV 498, Singt dem Herrn ein neues Lied (Zahn 6424) Composer: Antonio Scandello | Bach's Works: BWV 374, Lobt Gott, ihr Christen, allzugleich (Zahn 198) Composer: Anon/Martin Luther | Bach's Works: BWV 16/1; BWV 119/9; BWV 120/6; BWV 190/1,2; BWV 190a/2; BWV 328; BWV 725, Herr, ich habe missgehandelt (Zahn 3695) Composer: Adam Drese (?) Composer: Johann Crüger | Bach's Works: BWV 244/3,19,46; BWV 245/3,17; BWV 1093, Heut ist, o Mensch, ein großer Trauertag (I/II) (Zahn 8569a/b) | Choral / Chorale [C.S. Chorale prelude, a short setting for organ of a German Protestant chorale melody, used to introduce congregational singing of the hymn (chorale). 147 aus Marienkriche zu Danzig bei. Composer: Matthäus Appelles von Löwenstern | Bach's Works: BWV 427, Wenn mein Stündlein vorhanden ist (Zahn 4482a,b) Statistical observation of training examples provides the harmonic,knowledge needed to generate reasonable chorale harmonisations. Need writing bach chorale music essay? Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 484, Liebster Immanuel, Herzog der Frommen (Zahn 4932c) The important historical collections have their own collection pages, and only selected copies are here (371 chorales supervised by C.P.E. Composer: Anon | Bach Works: BWV 163/6; BWV 199/6, Prepared by Thomas Braatz & Aryeh Oron (August 2005 - March 2020), Terms of Use For the purpose of exact identification, both the Zahn and EKG numbers are given first. settings, untexted, instrumental use of the CM, and a chronological collection of settings by other composers of the same CM. | Bach's Works: BWV 16/6; BWV 28/6; BWV 183/5; BWV 613, Heilig, heilig, heilig (Zahn 8634) Chorales also appear in chorale preludes, pieces generally for organ designed to be played immediately before the congregational singing of the hymn. Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 368; BWV 608; BWV 703; BWV 724; BWV 729; BWV 729a; BWV 751, Innsbruck, ich muss dich lassen > Du Friedefürst, Herr Jesu Christ. Composer: J.S. | Bach's Works: BWV 31/8,9; BWV 95/7; BWV 428; BWV 429; BWV 430, Wenn wir in höchsten Nöten sein (Zahn 394) The reasons why Bach (along with virtually all tonal composers) avoids parallel fifths and octaves are not straightforward. 1 BWV 269 - … Composer: Heinrich Isaac | Bach's Works: Ist Gott mein Schild und Helfersmann (Zahn 2542) Composer: Martin Luther | Bach Works: BWV 388, Nun freut euch, lieben Christen gmein (II) (Zahn 4429a) Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 306; BWV 628, Erstanden ist der herrliche Christ (Zahn 288) > Erstanden ist der heilge Christ (Zahn 1746) For this reason, I desired to write | Part 8 Melody 2:( Zahn 5148): Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 24/6; BWV 71; BWV 399 Vergiß ja nicht dies Wort, Hast du denn, Jesu, dein Angesicht gänzlich verborgen, Herr [or O] Jesu Christ, meins Lebens Licht (I), Herr [or O] Jesu Christ, meins Lebens Licht (II), Herr Gott, dich loben wir [The German Tedeum], Herzliebster Jesu, was hast du verbrochen, Heut ist, o Mensch, ein großer Trauertag (I/II), Jesus Christus, unser Heiland, der von uns den Gottes Zorn wandt, Jesus Christus, unser Heiland, der den Tod überwand, Liebster Herr Jesu, wo bleibst du so lange, Lobet den Herren, denn er ist sehr freundlich, Mein Augen schließ ich jetzt in Gottes Namen zu, Mein Hüter und mein Hirt ist Gott der Herre, Meine Seele erhebet den Herren [The German Magnificat], Nun freut euch, lieben Christen gmein (I), O finstre Nacht, wenn wirst du doch vergehen, Herr [or O] Jesu Christ, meins Lebens Licht (I/II), Was willst du dich, o meine Seele, kränken, Wie bist du, Seele, in mir so gar betrübt. For example, several books mentioned instances when Bach incorporated chorales into larger vocal compositions, but often failed to question why Bach decided to place chorales in those specific musical contexts. Bach, 371 Harmonized Chorales and 69 Chorale Melodies with Figured Bass, ed. The tests are progressive, as follows: In Chorales 1-4, only the bass part is to be completed; students should concentrate on writing smooth, fluent and strong bass lines. DeepBach: a Steerable Model for Bach chorales generation Ga etan Hadjeres 1;2, Fran˘cois Pachet 1 Sony Computer Science Laboratories, Paris 2 LIP6, Universit e Pierre et Marie Curie gaetan.hadjeres@etu-upmc.fr pachetcsl@gmail.com Abstract. Bach for Breitkopf). Allein Gott in der Höh sei Ehr (Zahn: 4457) Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 329, Lobe den Herren, den mächtigen König der Ehren > Hast du denn, Jesu, dein Angesicht gänzlich verborgen (Zahn 1912a), Lobet den Herren, denn er ist sehr freundlich (Zahn 975) It is important to understand the basics of how modulations work, or you will not be able to make sense of what Bach is doing. Bach (?) Composer: Anon | Bach's Works: BWV 469, Ich weiß mir ein Röslein hübsch und fein > Ich hab mein Sach Gott heimgestellt (Zahn 1678), Ihr Knecht des Herren allzugleich (Zahn 368) • These melodies are broken up into phrases, which are identified by pause marks – this is where you put your cadences. Composer: Anon | Bach Works: BWV 73/1; BWV 114/1,4,7; BWV 178/1,2,4,5,7; BWV 256; BWV 257; BWV 258, Wo Gott zum Haus gibt nicht sein Gunst (Zahn 305) AS Music – Bach Chorales AS Music – Bach Chorales Chorale 10 Solution Chorale: Wenn wir in höchsten Nöten sein (R247). Signup now and have "A+" grades! 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