DU GOTT BIST ÜBER ALLEN HERR

DU GOTT BIST ÜBER ALLEN HERR

Composer: Justin Heinrich Knecht
Published in 6 hymnals


Audio files: MIDI

Composer: Justin Heinrich Knecht

Justin Heinrich Knecht Germany 1752-1817. Born at Biberach Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany, he attended a Lutheran college in Esslingen am Meckar from 1768-1771. Having learned the organ, keyboard, violin and oratory, he became a Lutheran preceptor (professor of literature) and music director in Biberach. It was a free imperial city until 1803 and had a rich cultural life. He became organist of St. Martin’s Church in 1792, used by both Lutherans and Catholics, and was there for many years. He led an energetic, busy musical life, composing for both the theatre and church, organizing subscription concerts, teaching music theory, acoustics, aesthetics, composition, and instruments at the Gymnasium, affiliated to the Musikschule in 1806. He w… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: DU GOTT BIST ÜBER ALLEN HERR
Composer: Justin Heinrich Knecht
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Incipit: 51116 54356 66217
Key: D Major
Source: German Tune
Copyright: Public Domain

Instances

Instances (1 - 3 of 3)
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The Irish Presbyterian Hymbook #P149b

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The Irish Presbyterian Hymbook #P68c

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The Irish Presbyterian Hymbook #P75

Include 3 pre-1979 instances
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