GOTT DES HIMMELS

GOTT DES HIMMELS

Composer: Heinrich Albert (1643)
Published in 49 hymnals


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Composer: 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 >

Tune Information

Composer: Heinrich Albert (1643)
Meter: 8.7.8.7
Incipit: 12351 D7656 7U123 21
Key: F Major/G Major
Source: From a choral "Gotts des Himmels' by Albert
Copyright: Public Domain

Instances

Instances (1 - 18 of 18)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Ancient and Modern: hymns and songs for refreshing worship #726Text
Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #505
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #1302ScoreAudio
Common Praise: A new edition of Hymns Ancient and Modern #520Page Scan
Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #446aTextPage Scan
Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #446bTextPage Scan
Evangelical Lutheran Hymnary #77TextPage Scan
Hymns and Psalms: a Methodist and ecumenical hymn book #762
Small Church Music #4090Audio
Small Church Music #5074Audio
Small Church Music #6071Audio
Small Church Music #6892Audio
The Cyber Hymnal #37TextScoreAudio
The New English Hymnal #298a
The New English Hymnal #298bPage Scan
The New English Hymnal #325Page Scan
Together in Song: Australian hymn book II #777
生命聖詩 - Hymns of Life, 1986 #530
Include 31 pre-1979 instances



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