MANNHEIM

MANNHEIM

Composer: Friedrich Filitz; Harmonizer: Lowell Mason
Published in 37 hymnals


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

Composer: Friedrich Filitz

Born: March 16, 1804, Arnstadt, Thuringia. Died: December 8, 1876, Bonn, Germany. Known as a music critic and historian, Filitz worked in Berlin from 1843-47, then moved to Munich. With Eck, he published a collection of 16th and 17th Century chorales in 1845. His other works include: Vierstimmiges Choralbuch herausgegeben von Dr F Filitz (Berlin: 1847) --www.hymntime.com/tch/  Go to person page >

Harmonizer: Lowell Mason

Dr. Lowell Mason (the degree was conferred by the University of New York) is justly called the father of American church music; and by his labors were founded the germinating principles of national musical intelligence and knowledge, which afforded a soil upon which all higher musical culture has been founded. To him we owe some of our best ideas in religious church music, elementary musical education, music in the schools, the popularization of classical chorus singing, and the art of teaching music upon the Inductive or Pestalozzian plan. More than that, we owe him no small share of the respect which the profession of music enjoys at the present time as contrasted with the contempt in which it was held a century or more ago. In fact, the… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Friedrich Filitz
Harmonizer: Lowell Mason
Meter: 8.7.8.7.8.7
Incipit: 13556 54334 51321
Key: E Major
Source: Vierstimmiges Choralbuch, 1847 (melody)
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #1071
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #3619
Text: Lead Us, Heavenly Father (Edmeston)
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)

Instances

Instances (1 - 16 of 16)
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Ancient and Modern: hymns and songs for refreshing worship #702

Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #422

ScoreAudio

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #1071

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Common Praise (1998) #564

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Common Praise: A new edition of Hymns Ancient and Modern #496

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Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #379a

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Hymnal 1982: according to the use of the Episcopal Church #595

Hymns and Psalms: a Methodist and ecumenical hymn book #68a

Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #525

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Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #595

TextPage Scan

Secular Hymnal: 144 hymn tunes made inclusive for all #77

Singing the Faith #238

Audio

Small Church Music #616

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #3619

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The New English Hymnal #393

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Together in Song: Australian hymn book II #580

Include 21 pre-1979 instances
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