Johann Schop

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Composer Johann Schop was the first German violinist to gain prominence in the early Baroque era, a period heavily dominated by Italian musicians. Schop was born in Lower Saxony likely around 1590-1595,…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Lachrime Pavaen Miscellaneous (Classical)
Break Forth O Beauteous Heavenly Light 1641 Vocal Music
Pavane Lachrimae Orchestral
Erster Theil Newer Paduanen, Galliarden, Allmanden, Balletten, Couranten und Canzonen, for 3-6 instruments & continuo Chamber Music
Brich an du schönes Morgenlicht (after Bach) Choral
Sine titulo, for violin & continuo Chamber Music
Almande, for violin & continuo Chamber Music
Variations for recorder on "Nasce la Pena Mia" Orchestral
Nobelman, for violin & continuo Chamber Music
Paduan à 6 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Koraelen, for ensemble Chamber Music
Spanish Pavan Chamber Music
Ballett, for violin (or discant gamba) & continuo 1655
Courant, for violin & continuo Chamber Music
Comfort, Comfort now my people (hymn) Choral
Als Jupiter, for violin & continuo Chamber Music
Som den gyldne sol frembryder (Like the Golden Sun Ascending), hymn setting for chorus Choral
Work(s) Miscellaneous (Classical)
Galliard, for 2 violins & continuo Chamber Music
Sollt' ich, o Bild der Tugend nicht preisen (from Galathee, 1642) Vocal Music
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