Mach's mit mir, Gott, nach deiner Güt

Mach's mit mir, Gott, nach deiner Güt

Author: Joh. Herm. Schein
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: Joh. Herm. Schein

Schein, Johann Hermann, son of Hieronymus Schein, pastor at Griinhain, near Annaberg, in Saxony, was born at Grünhain, Jan. 20,1586. He matriculated at the University of Leipzig in 1607, and studied there for four years. Thereafter he acted for some time as a private tutor, including two years with a family at Weissenfels. On May 21, 1615, he was appointed Capellmeister, at the court of Duke Johann Ernst, of Sachse-Weimar; and in 1616 he became cantor of I3t. Thomas's Church, and music director at Leipzig, in succession to Seth Calvisius (d. Nov. 24, 1615). This post he held till his death, at Leipzig, Nov. 19, 1630. Schein was one of the most distinguished musicians of his time, both as an original composer, and as a harmoniser of the… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Mach's mit mir, Gott, nach deiner Güt
Author: Joh. Herm. Schein
Language: German
Publication Date: 1862
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.
Suggestions or corrections? Contact us



Advertisements