Heinrich Albert

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Heinrich Albert was a poet and composer who was influenced by Schein and studied with Johann Sobaeus. His main contribution to musical composition was his "Arien": 170 songs contained in eight volumes.…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
O der rauhen Grausamkeit!, for voice & continuo (No. 18 from Book 2) Vocal Music
Veneris miseras resonare querelas Miscellaneous (Classical)
Turpe senex miles, turpe senilis amor Miscellaneous (Classical)
Gott des Himmels und der Erden, for 5 voices & continuo (No. 4 from Book 5) Choral
Der Mai des Jahres Herz, for voice, violin & continuo (No. 1a from Book 3) Vocal Music
Seelchen, habt ihr nicht gesehen, for voice & continuo Vocal Music
Letzte Rede einer vormals stoltzen und sterbenden Jungfer, for voice & continuo Vocal Music
Bekehrung zum Herren Christo Vocal Music
Junges Volck man ruffet euch, dance for voice, lute & continuo Vocal Music
O du aller Wohlfahrt Quell, for 5 voices, 2 violins, 2 viols & continuo (No. 9 from Book 5) Choral
Das Leid is hier, for 3 voices (No. 8 from Book 4) Choral
An quia quotquot amant ipsi sibi somnia fingunt, for voice & lute Vocal Music
Es bild ein Mensch ihm niemals ein, for 4 voices, 2 violins, 2 viols & continuo (No. 10 from Book 4) Choral
Galathe, wo bist du doch gewesen, for 2 voices & continuo (No. 12 from Book 2) Choral
Phyllis, o mein Licht, for 3 voices (No. 24 from Book 7) Choral
Du mein einzig Licht, song Vocal Music
Thou to who, the sick and dying (tune Albert) (New English Hymnal No. 325) Choral
Phöbus jagt mit seinen Pferden, for 3 voices & continuo (No. 13 from Book 3) Choral
Auff und springet, tantz und singet, aria for voice & continuo Vocal Music
Bleib du nur fest, for 3 voices (No. 8 from Book 4) Choral
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