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JESU, RUFE MICH

JESU, RUFE MICH

Composer: Adam Drese (1698)
Published in 5 hymnals


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Composer: Adam Drese

Drese, Adam, was born in Dec. 1620, in Thuringia, probably at Weimar. He was at first musician at the court of Duke Wilhelm, of Sachse-Weimar; and after being sent by the Duke for further training under Marco Sacchi at Warsaw, was appointed his Kapellmeister in 1655. On the Duke's death in 1662, his son, Duke/Bernhard, took Drese with him to Jena, appointed him his secretary, and, in 1672, Town Mayor. After Duke Bernhard's death, in 1678, Drese remained in Jena till 1683, when he was appointed Kapellmeister at Arnstadt to Prince Anton Günther, of Schwarzburg-Sondershausen. He died at Arnstadt, Feb. 15, 1701 (Koch, iv. 270-274; Allg. Deutsche Biog., v. 397; Wetzel, i. 1934, and A. H. , vol. i., pt. iv., pp. 28-30). In 1680, the reading o… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: JESU, RUFE MICH
Composer: Adam Drese (1698)
Meter: 5.5.8.5
Incipit: 12321 34321
Key: A♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 3 of 3)
TextPage Scan

Moravian Book of Worship #285

TextPage Scan

Moravian Book of Worship #542

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #13708

Include 2 pre-1979 instances
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