[Vers Jésus élevons les yeux]

[Vers Jésus élevons les yeux]

Composer: Justin Heinrich Knecht
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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: [Vers Jésus élevons les yeux]
Composer: Justin Heinrich Knecht
Incipit: 55433 34321 33455
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain


The Cyber Hymnal #14113
Text: Vers Jésus élevons les yeux
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The Cyber Hymnal #14113

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