Lobet den Herrn!

Lobet den Herrn alle Völker. preiset ihn alle Völker

Author: Johann Schop
Tune: [Lobet den Herrn alle Völker]
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Author: Johann Schop

Johann Schop Germany 1590-1667. Born at lower Saxony, Germany, he became a Lutheran composer and violinist, much admired for his virtuoso and technical ability. In 1614 Duke Friedrich Ulrich made him a probationary musician in the Hofkapelle at Wolfenbuttel. He performed playing various instruments, but excelled as a violinist. He was engaged permanently in 1615, but the same year he responded to a summons to join the flourishing musical establishment of King Christian IV of Denmark in Copenhagen. There he met English viol player, William Brade, who had earlier been in service to Hamburg, Germany (and may have taught Schop there). Schops compositions for the violin set impressive demands for that area at that time. He also played oth… Go to person page >

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First Line: Lobet den Herrn alle Völker. preiset ihn alle Völker
Title: Lobet den Herrn!
Author: Johann Schop
Language: German


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Sammlung Kirchlicher Lieder #II.19

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