Shepherds Watch Their Flock

Shepherds watch their flock in the night

Author: Wolfgang Bottenberg
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Author: Wolfgang Bottenberg

Wolfgang (Heinz Otto) Bottenberg. Composer, teacher, b Frankfurt-am-Main 9 May 1930, naturalized Canadian 1964; B MUS (Alberta) 1961, M MUS (Cincinnati) 1962, DMA composition (Cincinnati) 1970. He trained as a carpenter before entering the Jesuit order in 1952. Self-taught in the rudiments of theory and organ, he did not study music formally until 1958. He graduated in 1957 from the Theologische Hochschule Vallendar, and moved to Canada in 1958. He produced a number of chamber works while attending the University of Alberta and the University of Cincinnati. He taught 1963-5 in Alberta and British Columbia schools and 1965-73 at Acadia University, Wolfville, NS. He joined the music teaching staff of Concordia University, Montreal, in 1973 an… Go to person page >

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First Line: Shepherds watch their flock in the night
Title: Shepherds Watch Their Flock
Author: Wolfgang Bottenberg
Publication Date: 1966
Copyright: This text may still be under copyright because it was published in 1966.


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