Johann Georg Frech

Johann Georg Frech
Short Name: Johann Georg Frech
Full Name: Fresh, Johann Georg, 1790-1864
Birth Year: 1790
Death Year: 1864

Johann Georg Frech (* January 17 1790 in Kaltental, † August 23 1864 in Esslingen am Neckar ) was a German music director, composer and organist.

Naughty was the son of a watchmaker and organ builder. He visited here until his 13th Age of the school, then high school in Stuttgart and took lessons in music.

In 1806 he was teaching assistant in Degerloch while still in Stuttgart, studied music. In 1811 he went as a teaching assistant after Esslingen and in 1812 a music teacher at the newly established Esslinger teacher seminar. In 1820 he received the office of a municipal director of music and organist at the main church in Esslingen, where he remained until his retirement in 1860. His successor was Christian Fink.

Naughty took a significant role in the Württemberg church singing together with Konrad Kocher and Friedrich Silcherstraße one. Together with the aforementioned He created "The Württemberg Choral Book" of 1828 and was co-editor of "Württemberg Choral Book" of 1844.

Frech has composed six symphonies, many choral works, including 22 chorales for Württembergischen chorale books, 67 cantatas, an opera, the oratorio "Abraham on Moriah" and some organ works.

In the district of Stuttgart Kaltental a street was named after naughty.

Tunes by Johann Georg Frech (8)sort descendingAsInstancesIncipit
[An dir allein, an dir hab ich gesündigt] (Frech)Joh. Eg. Frech 1790-1864 (Composer)256155 13211 72231
ASPURG (Frech)J. G. Frech (Composer)1551536 55432 13452
[Auf, Brüder, stimmt ein Loblied an]Johann Georg Frech, 1790-1864 (Composer)253511 23432 22171
[Der Herr segne uns und behüte uns] (Frech)J. G. Frech (Composer)2
[Heilige geweihte Nacht]J. G. Frech (Composer)3
[Kehre wieder, kehre wieder] (Fresh)J. G. Frech (Composer)235316 55432 14321
KORNTHALJ. G. Frech (Composer)351536 55432 13556
[Süss und ruhig ist der Schlummer]F. G. Frech (Composer)435123 54332 34554
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