Heinrich Schütz
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1585-10-18
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Heinrich Schütz

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Heinrich Schütz (18 October [O.S. 8 October] 1585 – 6 November 1672) was a German composer and organist, generally regarded as the most important German composer before Johann Sebastian Bach and often considered to be one of the most important composers of ...

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Biography

Heinrich Schütz (18 October [O.S. 8 October] 1585 – 6 November 1672) was a German composer and organist, generally regarded as the most important German composer before Johann Sebastian Bach and often considered to be one of the most important composers of the 17th century. He wrote what is traditionally considered to be the first German opera, Dafne, performed at Torgau in 1627, the music of which has since been lost. He is commemorated as a musician in the Calendar of Saints of the Lutheran Church on 28 July with Johann Sebastian Bach and George Frideric Handel.

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Historia der Geburt Jesu Christi - Christmas Story
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Historia der Geburt Jesu Christi - Christmas Story
Heinrich Schütz
Habe deine Lust an dem Herren, SWV.311
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Habe deine Lust an dem Herren, SWV.311
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Die mit Tränen säen, SWV.378; Saul, Saul was verfolgst du mich, SWV.415
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Die mit Tränen säen, SWV.378; Saul, Saul was verfolgst du mich, SWV.415
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Fili mi, Absalon, SWV.269
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Fili mi, Absalon, SWV.269
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An den Wassern zu Babel; Aus tiefer Not schrei ich zu dir
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An den Wassern zu Babel; Aus tiefer Not schrei ich zu dir
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Magnificat anima mea Dominum (SWV.468)
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Magnificat anima mea Dominum (SWV.468)
Heinrich Schütz
Wohl denen, die ohne Wandel leben
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Wohl denen, die ohne Wandel leben
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Auf dich, Herr, traue ich, SWV462
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Auf dich, Herr, traue ich, SWV462
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Ich bin eine rufende Stimme, SWV383 & O lieber Herre Gott, wecke uns auf, SWV381
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Ich bin eine rufende Stimme, SWV383 & O lieber Herre Gott, wecke uns auf, SWV381
Heinrich Schütz
Musikalische Exequien SWV.279-81
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Musikalische Exequien SWV.279-81
Heinrich Schütz
Mit Fried und Freud ich fahr dahin, chorale (Martin Luther)
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Mit Fried und Freud ich fahr dahin, chorale (Martin Luther)
Heinrich Schütz
Weihnachts-Oratorium Swv.435
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Weihnachts-Oratorium Swv.435
Heinrich Schütz
Herr, Nun Lassest Du Deinen Diener Swv.432/3 For 6 Voices And Continuo [canticu
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Herr, Nun Lassest Du Deinen Diener Swv.432/3 For 6 Voices And Continuo [canticu
Konrad Junghänel
Herr, Der Du Bist Vormals (Psalm 85) Swv.461
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Herr, Der Du Bist Vormals (Psalm 85) Swv.461
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Heinrich Schütz Biography

Heinrich Schütz (18 October [O.S. 8 October] 1585 – 6 November 1672) was a German composer and organist, generally regarded as the most important German composer before Johann Sebastian Bach and often considered to be one of the most important composers of the 17th century. He wrote what is traditionally considered to be the first German opera, Dafne, performed at Torgau in 1627, the music of which has since been lost. He is commemorated as a musician in the Calendar of Saints of the Lutheran Church on 28 July with Johann Sebastian Bach and George Frideric Handel.

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