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GOTT DES HIMMELS

GOTT DES HIMMELS

Composer: Heinrich Albert (1643)
Published in 53 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

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 76567 12321
Key: F Major/G Major
Source: From a choral "Gotts des Himmels' by Albert
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #1302
  • Four-part harmony, full score, (second arrangement) (PDF, NWC)
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #37
Text: Alleluia, Fairest Morning
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
Small Church Music #4090
  • PDF Score (PDF)
Small Church Music #6071
Text: 祝福 (May the Grace of Christ Our Saviour)
  • PDF Score (PDF)

Instances

Instances (1 - 19 of 19)
Text

Ancient and Modern #726

Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #505

ScoreAudio

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #1302

Page Scan

Common Praise #520

TextPage Scan

Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #446a

TextPage Scan

Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #446b

Complete Mission Praise #130

TextPage Scan

Evangelical Lutheran Hymnary #77

Hymns and Psalms #762

Audio

Small Church Music #4090

Audio

Small Church Music #5074

Audio

Small Church Music #6071

Audio

Small Church Music #6892

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #37

The New English Hymnal #298a

Page Scan

The New English Hymnal #298b

Page Scan

The New English Hymnal #325

Text

Together in Song #777

生命聖詩 - Hymns of Life, 1986 #530

Include 34 pre-1979 instances
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