composer: Martin Luther
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composer: Martin Luther

Luther, Martin, born at Eisleben, Nov. 10, 1483; entered the University of Erfurt, 1501 (B.A. 1502, M.A.. 1503); became an Augustinian monk, 1505; ordained priest, 1507; appointed Professor at the University of Wittenberg, 1508, and in 1512 D.D.; published his 95 Theses, 1517; and burnt the Papal Bull which had condemned them, 1520; attended the Diet of Worms, 1521; translated the Bible into German, 1521-34; and died at Eisleben, Feb. 18, 1546. The details of his life and of his work as a reformer are accessible to English readers in a great variety of forms. Luther had a huge influence on German hymnody. i. Hymn Books. 1. Ellich cristlich lider Lobgesang un Psalm. Wittenberg, 1524. [Hamburg Library.] This contains 8 German h… Go to person page >

Tune Information

composer: Martin Luther
Meter: Irregular
Key: C Major
Source: Lutheran Hymnal, Australia, 1973, alt. (Setting)


Organ Solo

  • Oxford Service Music for Organ: Manuals and Pedals Book 1
    Composer/Editors Anne Marsden Thomas; Johann Ludwig Krebs
    Published By: Oxford University Press (2011) pp. 42
  • Song Of the Gospel Volume 1: Organ Literature for the Liturgical Year Based on the Hymnic Contributions of Martin Luther
    Composer/Editor Henry V. Gerike
    Published By: Concordia Publishing House (2006) pp. 125
  • Music for a Celebration Set 4: Chorale Settings from the 16th, 17th, and 18th Centuries
    Composer/Editors Michael A. Burkhardt; Johann Pachelbel
    Published By: MorningStar Music Publishers, Inc. (2005) pp. 84
  • The Concordia Hymn Prelude Series Volume 26: General: Gott ist - Herr, ich
    Composer/Editors Herbert Gotsch; Kimberly Kondal Patterson
    Published By: Concordia Publishing House (1984) pp. 46
  • Seasonal Chorale Preludes with Pedals: Book II Easter Whitsun Trinity Festivals and General
    Composer/Editors C. H. Trevor; Gustav Adolf Merkel
    Published By: Oxford University Press (1963) pp. 18, 20-21
  • The Church Organist's Golden Treasury Volume Two -- An Anthology of Choral Preludes: Carl F. Pfatteicher
    Composer/Editors Archibald T. Davison; Johann Gottfried Walther
    Published By: Oliver Ditson Company (1951) pp. 18
  • The Liturgical Year (Orgelb: Forty-five Organ Chorals
    Composer/Editors Johann Sebastian Bach; Alrbert Riemenschneider
    Published By: Oliver Ditson Company (1933) pp. 57
  • Seventy-nine Chorales for the Organ Opus 28
    Composer/Editor Marcel Dupre
    Published By: The H. W. Gray Company (1932) pp. 34

Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations

  • The Hymns of Martin Luther
    Composer/Editor Peter C. Reske
    Published By: Concordia Publishing House (2016) pp. 78

Instruments: Instrumental Solo

  • Mostly Baroque: Eleven Hymn Preludes for Solo Treble Instrument and Piano (incorrectly says "Organ")
    Composer/Editor Richard W. Slater
    Published By: Augsburg Publishing House (1982) pp. 21

Instruments: Instrumental Solo with Organ

  • Choral Preludes from the 18th Century: For Organ with a Wind Instrument
    Composer/Editor Tamas Zaszkaliczky
    Published By: Editio Musica Budapest (1986) pp. 16


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