List of works by Johann Pachelbel revised


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The table below gives the following information (where applicable):

  • P — numbering as given in Perreault, Jean M. 2004. The Thematic Catalogue of the Musical Works of Johann Pachelbel. Scarecrow Press, Lanham, MD.
  • T — numbering as given in Tsukamoto, Hideo. 2002.


Works by Johann Pachelbel

P T Title Key Editions Genre Instrumentation Notes
00 L11 Ach Gott, erhör mein Seufzen Sacred cantatas voices, instruments authorship uncertain
001 9 Ach Gott, vom Himmel sieh darein, (no.1) D minor A1/P21 Chorale preludes organ also included in Chorale Preludes volume
002 10 Ach Gott, vom Himmel sieh darein, (no.2) E minor A2/G1 Chorale preludes organ
002b Ach Gott, vom Himmel sieh darein, (no.3) Chorale preludes organ lost - authorship uncertain
003 11 Ach Herr, mich armen Sünder, (no.1) E minor A3/P5a Chorale preludes organ also included in Chorale Preludes volume
004 12 Ach Herr, mich armen Sünder, (no.2) E minor A4/P5b Chorale preludes organ
005 Ach Herr, mich armen Sünder, (no.3) W47 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
006 L12 Ach Herr, straff mich nicht Aria voice, 3 instruments lost
00 Ach Herr, wie ist meiner Feinde so viel Aria bass, instruments
007a 85 Variations on Ach, was soll ich Sünder machen B11/Q5 Variations organ
007b Ach, was soll ich Sünder machen Wa I/7 Partitas organ spurious; by Johann Gottfried Walther
008 Ach, was soll ich Sünder machen F53/W66 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
009 Ach wir armen Sünder F22/W28 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
010 14 Allein Gott in der Höh' sei Ehr', (no. 1) G major A6/O6a Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
possibly by Johann Heinrich Buttstedt
also included in Chorale Preludes volume
011 15 Allein Gott in der Höh' sei Ehr', (no. 2) G major A7/G2/O6b Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
possibly by Johann Heinrich Buttstedt
012 15 Allein Gott in der Höh' sei Ehr', (no. 3) F32/W39 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
013 16 Allein zu Dir, Herr Jesu Christ, (no. 1) A minor A8a/P4a Chorale preludes organ
014 17 Allein zu Dir, Herr Jesu Christ, (no. 2) A minor A8b/P4b Chorale preludes organ
015 Allein zu Dir, Herr Jesu Christ, (no. 3) F49/W61 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
016 Als der gütige Gott W30 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
017 18 An Wasserflüssen Babylon, (no. 1) G major A9/G3 Chorale preludes organ
018 19 An Wasserflüssen Babylon, (no. 2) G major A10/P17 Chorale preludes organ also included in Chorale Preludes volume
019 An Wasserflüssen Babylon, (no. 3) Chorale preludes organ lost
020 An Wasserflüssen Babylon, (no. 4) F44/W56 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
021 Aria and variations C minor Variations keyboard fragment
authorship uncertain
022 217 Aria and variations D major B7 Variations keyboard authorship uncertain
024 Aria and variations G major Variations keyboard fragment
authorship uncertain
025 218 Aria and variations A major B9 Variations keyboard
026 219 Aria and variations A minor B10 Variations keyboard
027 Aria and variations A minor Variations keyboard
028 341 Aria and variations A major Variations violin, 2 viola da gambas authorship uncertain
Aria Zk23 Aria incomplete, only b.c. part extant
text unknown
029 220 Arietta and variations F major B8/V3/X7 Variations Keyboard
030 20 Auf meinen lieben Gott, chorale-prelude (no. 1) E minor A11/P29 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
possibly by Johann Michael Bach
031 Auf meinen lieben Gott, chorale-prelude (no. 2) F58/W77 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
032 431 Auf, werte Gäst Zk8 Aria voice, 2 violins, basso continuo Soprano or Tenor
033 432 Augen, streuet Perlentränen Zk9 Aria voices (alto, tenor) 2 violas (pro basso)
034 Aus Jakobs Stamm ein Stern sehr klar, chorale-prelude W14 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
035 13 Aus tiefer (no. 1) A5/G4/P19 Chorale preludes organ also referred to as Schrei ich zu dir
036 Aus tiefer (no. 2) F50/W62 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
also referred to as Schrei ich zu dir or
Ach wie elend ist unser Zeit
Bleibt es denn nun also Zk4 Aria
037 337 Canon and Gigue in D major D major Canons ; Gigues 3 violins, basso continuo
038 201 Ciacona in C major
C major B14/L35/X8 Chaconnes keyboard (organ)
039 203 Ciacona in D major, (no. 1) D major B15/K33 Chaconnes keyboard (organ)
040 202 Ciacona in D major, (no.2) D major B16/I9/L36/V2/X9 Chaconnes keyboard (organ)
041 204 Ciacona in D minor D minor B17/L37/N12 Chaconnes keyboard (organ) also in Ausgewählte Orgelwerke
042 205 Ciacona in F major F major B18/I18?/K34/S2 Chaconnes keyboard (organ)
043 206 Ciacona in F minor F minor B19/K35/N13 Chaconnes keyboard (organ) also in Ausgewählte Orgelwerke
044 Chaconne A major Chaconnes keyboard (organ) authorship uncertain
045 2 Ich ruf zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ, (no. 1) E minor A37/P10 Chorale preludes organ also included in Erster Theil etlicher Choräle volume
046 7 Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern, (no. 1) F major A65 Chorale preludes organ also included in Erster Theil etlicher Choräle volume
047 4 Nun lob, mein Seel', den Herren, (no. 3) C major A52/G16/P9 Chorale preludes organ also included in Erster Theil etlicher Choräle volume
048 5 Vater unser im Himmelreich, (no. 1) D minor A55/P2 Chorale preludes organ also included in Chorale Preludes volume and
Erster Theil etlicher Choräle volume
049 8 Wir glauben all' an einen Gott, (no. 1) D minor A66/G19/P1 Chorale preludes organ also included in Erster Theil etlicher Choräle volume
050a 1 Dies' sind die heil'gen zehn Gebot', (no. 1a) G major A19/G7 Chorale preludes organ also included in Erster Theil etlicher Choräle volume
050b Dies' sind die heil'gen zehn Gebot', (no. 1b) Wa I/21 Chorale preludes organ spurious; by Johann Gottfried Walther
051 3 Jesus Christus, unser Heiland, der von uns den Gotteszorn wandt D minor A42/G14/P7 Chorale preludes organ
052 6 Vom Himmel hoch, da komm' ich her, (no. 1) D major A57/O5a Chorale preludes organ also included in Chorale Preludes volume and
Erster Theil etlicher Choräle volume
053 Zwei Chörichte Sonaten, in specie dessen Serenata, (no.1) Sonatas lost
054 Zwei Chörichte Sonaten, in specie dessen Serenata, (no.2) Sonatas lost
055 Christ, der du bist der helle Tag F55/W70 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
056 L13 Christ ist erstanden lost
057 Christ ist erstanden, aria, Soprano, vn, b.c. Aria soprano, violin, basso continuo authorship uncertain, possibly by Achilles
058 22 Christ lag in Todesbanden, (no. 1) D minor A13/O11 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain, once attributed to Johann Sebastian Bach listed as BWV Anh.171
059 Christ lag in Todesbanden, (no. 2) F24/W31 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain, possibly by Johann Heinrich Buttstedt or Heinrich Bach
059b Christ lag in Todesbanden, chorale-prelude (no. 3) Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain, possibly by Johann Heinrich Buttstedt or Heinrich Bach
060 371 Christ lag in Todesbanden Sacred cantata Mixed voices (SATB), bassoon, 2 violins,
3 violas, basso continuo
061 23 Christ unser Herr zum Jordan kam, (no. 1) A minor A14/P3 Chorale preludes organ
062 Christ unser Herr zum Jordan kam, (no. 2) F48/W60 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
063 21 Christe, der du bist Tag und Licht, (no. 1) A minor A12/G5 Chorale preludes organ same as the first 25 bars of Johann Sebastian Bach's Christe, der du bist Tag und Licht, BWV 1096
064 Christe, der du bist Tag und Licht, (no. 2) F12/W16 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
065 Christe, du Lamm Gottes, (no. 1) Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
066 Christe, du Lamm Gottes, (no. 2) A66?/F16/W20 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
067 Christe, wollst uns hören, F30/W37 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
068 Christum wir sollen loben schon Chorale preludes organ lost
069 Christus, der uns selig macht F14/W18 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
069b Christus, der uns selig macht Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain, possibly by Nicolaus Vetter
070 24 Da Jesus an dem Kreuze stund, chorale-prelude (no. 1) E minor A15/O9 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain, possibly by Heinrich Bach
071 Da Jesus an dem Kreuze stund, (no. 2) F13/W17 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain, possibly by Heinrich Bach
072 Danket dem Herrn, denn er ist sehr freundlich Chorale preludes organ lost
073 Das alte Jahr vergangen ist F8/W11 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
074 433 Das angenehmste Wetter Zk22 Aria tenor, 2 violins, basso continuo
075 434 Das Gewitter im Aprilen Zk19 Aria tenor, 2 violins, basso continuo
076 435 Das Jahr fängt an Zk21 Aria alto, 2 violins, 2 violas, basso continuo
L14 Deinem Namen sei ewig Ehr’ lost
077 351 Der Herr ist König, darum toben die Völker Motets double mixed chorus (SATB, SATB), basso continuo
078 352 Der Herr ist König und herrlich geschmückt Motets double mixed chorus (SATB, SATB), basso continuo
079 353 Der Herr ist König und herrlich geschmückt... Halleluja Motets mixed chorus (SSATB), basso continuo
080 25 Der Herr ist mein getreuer Hirt, (no. 1) G minor A16/G6 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
081 26 Der Herr ist mein getreuer Hirt, (no. 2) G minor A17/P8 Chorale preludes organ possibly inauthentic
082 Der Herr ist mein getreuer Hirt, (no. 3) F38/W49 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain, possibly by Johann Peter Heuschkel
083 L1 Der Herr ist mein getreuer Hirt, (no. 4) Chorale preludes organ possibly lost
084 372 Der Name des Herren sei gelobet Sacred cantata soprano, alto, bass, 2 violins, basso continuo
085 27 Der Tag, der ist so freudenreich G major A18/O4 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain, also attributed to Johann Sebastian Bach's Der Tag, der ist so freudenreich, BWV 719
086 436 Der Widder Abrahams Zk20 Aria alto, tenor, 2 violins, basso continuo
087 391 Deus in adjutorium meum intende, ingressus, in C major (no. 1) C major Vespers mixed chorus (SATB), 2 violins, viola,
basso continuo
088 392 Deus in adjutorium meum intende, ingressus, in C major (no. 2) C major Yp. 1 Vespers mixed chorus (SATB), bassoon, 2 violins,
3 violas, basso continuo
089 393 Deus in adjutorium meum intende, ingressus, in C major (no. 3) C major Vespers mixed chorus (SSATB), bassoon, 4 trumpets, timpani, 2 violins, 3 violas, basso continuo
090 394 Deus in adjutorium meum intende, ingressus, in D major (no. 1) D major Vespers mixed chorus (SATB), 2 violins, viola,
basso continuo
091 395 Deus in adjutorium meum intende, ingressus, in D major (no. 2) D major Vespers mixed chorus (SATB), bassoon, 2 violins,
3 violas, basso continuo
092 396, 382 Deus in adjutorium meum intende, ingressus, in D minor D minor Vespers mixed chorus (SSATB), 2 violins, 3 violas, basso continuo
093 397 Deus in adjutorium meum intende, ingressus, in F major F major Yp. 15 Vespers mixed chorus (SSATB), bassoon, 2 violins,
4 violas, basso continuo
094 398 Deus in adjutorium meum intende, ingressus, in G major G major Vespers mixed chorus (SATB), 2 violins, 3 violas, basso continuo
095 399 Deus in adjutorium meum intende, ingressus, in G minor (no. 1) G minor Vespers mixed chorus (SATB), bassoon, 2 violins, basso continuo
096 400 Deus in adjutorium meum intende, ingressus, in G minor (no. 2) G minor Vespers mixed chorus (SSATB), bassoon, 2 violins, viola, 2 viola da gambas, basso continuo
097 401 Deus in adjutorium meum intende, ingressus, in A major A major Vespers mixed chorus (SSATB), bassoon, 2 violins,
3 violas, basso continuo
098 402 Deus in adjutorium meum intende, ingressus, in A minor A minor Vespers mixed chorus (SSATB), bassoon, 2 violins,
3 violas, basso continuo
099 Deutlich Anweisung. Wie man durchs ganze Jahr bey wehrenden Gottesdienst, so wohl in den Vespern als Tagambt, bey S. Sebald m. der Orgel zu intonieren und zu respondiren sich zu verhalten habe. Performance practice A set of liturgical instructions for Organists of Sebalduskirche zu Nürnberg
100 437 Die freuderfüllten Abendstunden Zk13 Aria soprano, 2 violins, 2 violas, basso continuo
101 Dies' sind die heil'gen zehn Gebot' (no. 2) F45/W57 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
102 L15 Dixit Dominus Motet lost
103 28 Durch Adams Fall ist ganz verderbt, (no. 1) A minor A20 Chorale preludes organ
104 29 Durch Adams Fall ist ganz verderbt, (no. 2) A minor A21/G8 Chorale preludes organ
105 30 Durch Adams Fall ist ganz verderbt, (no. 3) E minor A22/P6 Chorale preludes organ also included in Chorale Preludes volume
106 31 Eine feste Burg ist unser Gott, (no. 1) D major A23/P23 Chorale preludes organ
107 Eine feste Burg ist unser Gott, (no. 2) P- Chorale preludes organ
108 Eine feste Burg ist unser Gott, (no. 3) F41/W53 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
109 32 Erbarm dich mein, o Herre Gott, (no. 1) E minor A24/G9 Chorale preludes organ
110 L2? Erbarm dich mein, o Herre Gott, (no. 2) F51/W63 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
111 33 Erhalt uns, Herr, bei deinem Wort, (no. 1) G minor A25 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain, possibly by Georg Böhm or
Dietrich Buxtehude
112 Erhalt uns, Herr, bei deinem Wort, (no. 2) W73 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain, possibly by Georg Böhm or
Dietrich Buxtehude
113 438 Es muß die Sinne ja erfreuen Zk18 Aria tenor, 2 violins, basso continuo
114 34 Es spricht der Unweisen Mund wohl, (no. 1) C major A26/G10 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
115 35 Es spricht der Unweisen Mund wohl, (no. 2) B-flat Major A27/P22 Chorale preludes organ
116 Es spricht der Unweisen Mund wohl, (no. 3) W48 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
117 Es stehn vor Gottes Thron W44 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
118 36 Es woll' uns Gott genädig sein, (no. 1) E minor A28/P24a Chorale preludes organ
119 37 Es woll' uns Gott genädig sein, (no. 2) E minor A29/P24b Chorale preludes organ
120 Es woll' uns Gott genädig sein, (no. 3) F42/W54 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
121 Esaia, dem Propheten das geschah W41 Chorale preludes organ authorship uncertain
122 354 Exsurgat Deus Motet mixed chorus (SATB, SATB), basso continuo