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WER NUR DEN LIEBEN GOTT (Neumark 51131)

WER NUR DEN LIEBEN GOTT (Neumark 51131)

Composer: Georg Neumark
Published in 2 hymnals


Composer: Georg Neumark

Neumark, Georg, son of Michael Neumark, clothier at Langensalza, in Thuringia (after 1623 at Miihlhausen in Thuringia), was born at Langensalza, March 16, 1621; and educated at the Gymnasium at Schleueingen, and at the Gymnasium at Gotha. He received his certificate of dimission from the latter in Sept. 1641 (not 1640). He left Gotha in the autumn of 1641 along with a number of merchants who were going to the Michaelmas Fair at Leipzig. He then joined a similar party who were going from Leipzig to Lübeck; his intention being to proceed to Königsberg and matriculate at the University there. After passing through Magdeburg they were plundered by a band of highwaymen on the Gardelegen Heath, who robbed Neumark of all he had with him, save hi… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Georg Neumark
Meter: 9.8.9.8.8.8
Incipit: 51131 16651 7123
Notes: Please note: This is not the same tune as NEUMARK/WER NUR DEN LIEBEN GOTT, which begins 5U123 212D7.
Key: A Major

Instances

Instances (1 - 2 of 2)

The Mennonite Hymnary, published by the Board of Publication of the General Conference of the Mennonite Church of North America #571

The Mennonite Hymnary, published by the Board of Publication of the General Conference of the Mennonite Church of North America #571a

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