Melchior Vulpius

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Despite his humble upbringing, Melchior Fuchs rose to become an extremely well-known and central composer of hymns for the Protestant worship service in the later sixteenth century. Melchior's parents…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen, canon Vocal Music
Die beste Zeit Miscellaneous (Classical)
Christ is the King, O friends rejoice! (tune Gelobt sei Gott) Choral
Hinunter ist der Sonnen Schein 1609 Miscellaneous (Classical)
The Strife is o'er Miscellaneous (Classical)
Die helle Sonn leucht jetzt herfür Miscellaneous (Classical)
Der Tag bricht an 1609 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Erstanden ist der heilig Christ, for chorus Choral
Verleih uns Frieden gnädiglich Miscellaneous (Classical)
Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott Miscellaneous (Classical)
Nun komm der Heiden Heiland, for chorus Choral
Ach bleib mit deiner Gnade, for chorus Choral
Cum descendisset lesus de monte, motet for 6 voices (Pars prima Cantionum sacrarum) Vocal Music
Angelus ad Pastores ait, for 10 voices (Cantiones Sacrae I, 39) Vocal Music
Laudate Dominum omnes gentes, motet for 6 voices (Pars prima Cantionum sacrarum) Vocal Music
De profundis clamavi ad te Domine, motet for 6 voices (Pars prima Cantionum sacrarum) Vocal Music
Multae filiae congregaverunt divitias, for 13 voices (Cantiones Sacrae I, No. 43) Choral
Corde natus ex parentis, for 8 voices (Cantiones Sacrae I, No. 34) Choral
Deus misereatur nostri, motet for 7 voices (Pars prima Cantionum sacrarum) Vocal Music
Qvi vult ad fixam vitae contendere metam, motet for 6 voices (Pars prima Cantionum sacrarum) Vocal Music
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