NUN LASST UNS GOTT

NUN LASST UNS GOTT

Composer: Nicolaus Selneccer (1587)
Published in 21 hymnals


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Composer: Nicolaus Selneccer

Selnecker, Nicolaus, D.D., son of Georg Selnecker (Selneccer, Schellenecker, who was protonotarius to the Nürnberg magistracy, but lived at Hersbruck near Nürnberg) was born at Hersbruck Dec. 5, 1532. In 1536 he was removed to Nürnberg, and became during his school time, when only twelve years old, organist at the chapel in the Kaiserburg there. He went to the university of Wittenberg in 1550 (where he became a favourite pupil of Melanchthon), graduated M.A. on July 31, 1554, and subsequently lectured as a privat-docent, sometimes to 200 students. In the end of 1557 he was appointed second court preacher at Dresden, and tutor to the heir apparent Prince Alexander, having also to supervise the education of the choirboys of the royal chape… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Nicolaus Selneccer (1587)
Meter: 7.7.7.7
Incipit: 11761 21112 7517
Key: A♭ Major/A Major
Source: Selnecker's 'Christliche Psalmen', Leipzig (1587) (later form of a melody in)

Texts

A brighter dawn is breaking

Now let us come before him

In prayer your voices raise ye

In pray&#;r your voices raise ye
To God, and Him now praise ye,
Who to our life from heaven
All needed strength hath given.

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Media

The Cyber Hymnal #629
Text: A Brighter Dawn Is Breaking
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The Cyber Hymnal #4554
Text: Now Let Us Come Before Him
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Small Church Music #1393
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Instances

Instances (1 - 11 of 11)
Text

Ancient and Modern: hymns and songs for refreshing worship #192

Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #1

Page Scan

Common Praise: A new edition of Hymns Ancient and Modern #135

Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #3

Audio

Glaubenslieder #470

Lutheran Worship #184

Audio

Small Church Music #1393

Audio

Small Church Music #4328

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #629

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #4554

TextPage Scan

The New English Hymnal #102

Include 10 pre-1979 instances
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