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Composer: Johann Christian Kittel
Published in 9 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Composer: Johann Christian Kittel

Born: February 18, 1732, Erfurt, Germany. Died: April 17, 1809, Erfurt, Germany. A student of Bach, Kittel played the organ at Langensalza (1751); the Barüsserkirche, Erfurt (1756-62); and the Predigerkirche, Erfurt (1762). He also taught and wrote; his works include: Der angehende praktische Organist, 1801-08 Vierstimmige Choräle mit Vorspielen, 1803 --www.hymntime.com/tch/ Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Johann Christian Kittel
Incipit: 13455 65432 54321
Key: F Major
Source: Chorale by Kittel
Copyright: Public Domain


Stars of the mormimg, so gloriously bright

Stars of the morning, so gloriously bright,
Filled with celestial resplendence and light;
These that, where night never followeth day,
Raise the Trishagion ever and aye:

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Thank you, Lord, for the time that is now

God, who created this garden of earth


Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations

  • 200 New Last Verses
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2007) pp. 138

Voices: Keyboard and Voices

  • A Journey to Hope: A Cantata Inspired by Spirituals
    Composer/Editor Joseph M. Martin
    Published By: Shawnee Press, Inc. (2015) pp. 60


Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #948

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Common Praise #247b

Hymns and Psalms #343b

Singing the Faith #478


Small Church Music #4026

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The New English Hymnal #193a

Include 3 pre-1979 instances
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