Composer: Andreas P. Berggreen
Published in 4 hymnals

Composer: Andreas P. Berggreen

Andreas Peter Berggreen, born in Copenhagen, March 2, 1801. Instrumental and vocal composer; took up music as a profession after having first been compelled to study law, became organist at Trinity Church, Copenhagen, in 1838, professor of vocal music at the Metropolitan School in 1843, and inspector of the same branch in all public institutions. Works: Collection of songs, with guitar (Copenhagen, 1822-1823); Romances (1823); Ballads and Romances (1824); Variations for guitar (1825); Wedding Cantata (1829); Billedet og bustan (The Portrait and the Bust), comic opera given at Copenhagen, 1832; Songs for the use of schools (1834-39); Popular songs and national and foreign melodies, for pianoforte (1842-47); Twelve Swedish songs (1846); Natio… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: EXPECTATION (Berggreen)
Composer: Andreas P. Berggreen
Incipit: 54322 66544 33211
Key: D Major
Copyright: Public Domain



Organ Solo

  • Twenty Hymn Preludes: For Organ
    Composer/Editor Peter Pindar Stearns
    Published By: Coburn Press (1972) pp. 32


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American Lutheran Hymnal #640

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Christian Science Hymnal (Rev. and enl.) #209

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Hymnal for Church and Home #249

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Hymnal for Church and Home (2nd ed.) #249

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