Treuer Heiland, wir sind hier

Author: Christian Heinrich Zeller

Zeller, Christian Heinrich, son of Christian David Zeller, Hofrath at Hohenentringen, near Tubingen, was born at Hohenentringen, March 29, 1779. He matriculated at the University of Tübingen in 1797, as a student of law. After completing his studies he chose, however, the profession of teaching. He became director of the Latin School at Zoffingen, Switzerland, in 1809, and finally removed in April, 1820; to Beuggen on the Rhine (Baden), near Basel, as director of the newly founded Institution there, meant for the education of poor children and for the training of teachers for poor children. He died at Beuggen, May 18, 1860 (Koch, vii. 188, &c). Zeller was best known as an educationist, and in con¬nection with the working of the Instituti… Go to person page >

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First Line: Treuer Heiland, wir sind hier
Author: Christian Heinrich Zeller
Language: German
Copyright: Public Domain

Tune

DIX (Kocher)

An early form of the tune DIX was composed by Conrad Kocher (b. Ditzingen, Wurttemberg, Germany, 1786; d. Stuttgart, Germany, 1872). Trained as a teacher, Kocher moved to St. Petersburg, Russia, to work as a tutor at the age of seventeen. But his love for the music of Haydn and Mozart impelled him t…

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349 Lieder fuer Schule und Haus in den Vereinigsten Staaten #d234

Concordia-Kinderchoere #d180

Deutsches Christliches Gesangbuch der Amischen Christlichen Kirche #d139

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Frohe Lieder #103

Gesang und Melodienbuch #d597

Gesangbuch der Evangelischen Gemeinschaft für öffentlichen und häuslichen Gottesdienst #d761

Sonntagschulbuch fuer Evangelisch-Lutherische Gemeinden. Neue verm. Ausg. #d255

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Sonntagschulbuch für Evangelisch-Lutherische Gemeinden #122

The Philharmonia #d434

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Vierstimmige Melodien für das Gesangbuch #5

Zionslieder fuer alle christlichen Zusammenkuensste. 5 Aussl. #d158

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