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
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
O der rauhen Grausamkeit!, for voice & continuo (No. 18 from Book 2) Vocal Music
Turpe senex miles, turpe senilis amor Miscellaneous (Classical)
Veneris miseras resonare querelas Miscellaneous (Classical)
Das Leid is hier, for 3 voices (No. 8 from Book 4) Choral
Letzte Rede einer vormals stoltzen und sterbenden Jungfer, for voice & continuo Vocal Music
Seelchen, habt ihr nicht gesehen, for voice & continuo Vocal Music
Wer das Alter schätzt erhaben, for 3 voices, 2 violins & continuo (No. 10 from Book 8) Choral
Wer die Weissheit ihm erkohren, for voice & ensemble (from Dritte Theil der Arien oder melodeyen) 1640 Vocal Music
Phyllis, o mein Licht, for 3 voices (No. 24 from Book 7) Choral
Es bild ein Mensch ihm niemals ein, for 4 voices, 2 violins, 2 viols & continuo (No. 10 from Book 4) Choral
Junges Volck man ruffet euch, dance for voice, lute & continuo Vocal Music
Der Tag beginnet zu vergehen, for 5 voices & continuo (No. 2 from Book 5) Choral
Du mein einzig Licht, song Vocal Music
Galathe, wo bist du doch gewesen, for 2 voices & continuo (No. 12 from Book 2) Choral
Wie ist der Mensch doch so betört, for voice & continuo (No. 5a from Book 2) Vocal Music
Bleib du nur fest, for 3 voices (No. 8 from Book 4) Choral
Liebe die du mich besessen, aria (from Dritte Theil der Arien oder melodeyen) 1640 Vocal Music
Work(s) Miscellaneous (Classical)
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