FRÖHLICH SOLL MEIN HERZE SPRINGEN

FRÖHLICH SOLL MEIN HERZE SPRINGEN

Composer: Johann Crüger
Published in 11 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Composer: Johann Crüger

Crüger, Johann, was born April 9, 1598, at Gross-Breese, near Guben, Brandenburg. After passing through the schools at Guben, Sorau and Breslau, the Jesuit College at Olmütz, and the Poets' school at Regensburg, he made a tour in Austria, and, in 1615, settled at Berlin. There, save for a short residence at the University of Wittenberg, in 1620, he employed himself as a private tutor till 1622. In 1622 he was appointed Cantor of St. Nicholas's Church at Berlin, and also one of the masters of the Greyfriars Gymnasium. He died at Berlin Feb. 23, 1662. Crüger wrote no hymns, although in some American hymnals he appears as "Johann Krüger, 1610,” as the author of the supposed original of C. Wesley's "Hearts of stone relent, relent" (q.v.).… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Johann Crüger
Meter: 8.3.3.6 D
Incipit: 12354 32143 23454 56232
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Instances

Instances (1 - 7 of 7)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Christian Worship: a Lutheran hymnal #37TextPage Scan
Evangelical Lutheran Hymnary #115TextPage Scan
Lutheran Service Book #360TextPage Scan
Lutheran Worship #39Text
Small Church Music #1829Audio
TTT-Himnaro Cigneta #143TextAudio
TTT-Himnaro Cigneta #159bTextAudio
Include 4 pre-1979 instances



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