Maker of the Earth and Heaven

Maker of the earth and heaven

Author: Heinrich Albert
Tune: GOTT DES HIMMELS
Published in 1 hymnal

Author: Heinrich Albert

Alberti, or Albert, Heinrich, son of Johann Albert, tax collector at Lobenstein, in Voigtland (Reuss), born at Lobenstein, June 28, 1604. After some time spent in the study of law at Leipzig, lie went to Dresden and studied music under his uncle Heinrich Schutz, the Court Capellmeister. He went to Konigsberg in 1626, and was, in 1631, appointed organist of the Cathedral. In 1636 he was enrolled a member of the Poetical Union of Konigsberg, along with Dach, Roberthin, and nine others. He died at Konigsberg, Oct. 6, 1651. His hymns, which exhibit him as of a pious, loving, true, and artistic nature, appeared, with those of the other members of the Union, in his Arien etliche theils geistliche, theils iceltliche zur Andacht, guten Sitten, Keus… Go to person page >

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First Line: Maker of the earth and heaven
Title: Maker of the Earth and Heaven
Author: Heinrich Albert
Meter: 8.7.8.7.7.7
Source: Tr. Lutheran Book of Worship
Language: English
Copyright: Tr. © 1978 Lutheran Book of Worship

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Lutheran Book of Worship #266



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