[Surrexit Christus, alleluia]

[Surrexit Christus, alleluia]

Composer: Jacques Berthier
Published in 11 hymnals

Composer: Jacques Berthier

Jacques Berthier (b. Auxerre, Burgundy, June 27, 1923; d. June 27, 1994) A son of musical parents, Berthier studied music at the Ecole Cesar Franck in Paris. From 1961 until his death he served as organist at St. Ignace Church, Paris. Although his published works include numerous compositions for organ, voice, and instruments, Berthier is best known as the composer of service music for the Taizé community near Cluny, Burgundy. Influenced by the French liturgist and church musician Joseph Gelineau, Berthier began writing songs for equal voices in 1955 for the services of the then nascent community of twenty brothers at Taizé. As the Taizé community grew, Berthier continued to compose most of the mini-hymns, canons, and various associated… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [Surrexit Christus, alleluia]
Composer: Jacques Berthier
Incipit: 35655 66554 345
Key: D Major
Copyright: © 1982, 1998 Ateliers et Presses de Taize, Taize Community, France, GIA Publications, Inc., exclusive North American agent (author)



Instances (1 - 11 of 11)

Bendigo al Señor #102a

Bendigo al Señor #102b

Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #943

Gather (3rd ed.) #529

Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #455

One and All Rejoice #214


Psalms for All Seasons #118J

RitualSong (2nd ed.) #624

RitualSong #577

Singing Our Faith #133

Taizé #23

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