Text known to Bach (Weimar 1713):

Gott ist mein Heyl/ mein Hülff und Trost/
mein Hoffnung und Vertrauen/
Der mich durch sein Blut hat erlößt/
auf ihn will ich fest bauen.
Denn ich hab all mein Zuversicht/
zum lieben Gott gericht/
denn er verläßt die Seinen nicht.


God is my salvation, my help and comfort,
my hope and trust,
who has redeemed me through his blood.
I will build upon him.
For I have all my confidence
directed toward the good Lord,
since he does not abandon his own.

Melody: Bartholomäus Gesius (1562-1613) – Frankfurt an der Oder 1605
Text: Anon. (? Sophie of Pomerania, c.1498-1568)

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The Print Collection

The setting of chorale 110 was commissioned by the Lucille Graham Trust and composed by Daniel Kidane. Volume 4 was published in 2017 by Edition Peters. Copies may still be available via their website. The Orgelbüchlein Project plans to publish a revised Volume 4 in due course.

Orgelbüchlein Extended

A selection of alternative and more extended compositions commissioned to complement The Print Collection. These are available for download only. To view available pieces and purchase, click HERE

Orgelbüchlein Community

A selection of compositions submitted from all around the world.

Chorale 110 is one of the few still to be tackled by the Community!