Michael Praetorius

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Michael Praetorius was one of the most versatile and prolific German composers of the early 17th century.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Terpsichore Dances 1612 Choral Chamber Music
Es ist ein Ros entsprungen (Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming), for chorus 1600 Choral
In dulci jubilo, for chorus & ensemble (from the Polyhymnia caduceatrix) 1619 Choral
Es ist ein Ros entsprungen (Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming), instrumental arrangements 1609 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Musae Sioniae, chorales in 9 books Vocal Music
Bransle de la torche 1612 Chamber Music
Work(s) Miscellaneous (Classical)
Es ist ein' Ros' entsprungen Choral
Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern (How Brightly Shines the Morning Star) (from the Polyhymnia caduceatrix) Choral
Psallite unigenito, motet Choral
Polyhymnia caduceatrix Vocal Music
Den die Hirten lobten sehre Choral
Puer Natus in Bethlehem (from the Polyhymnia caduceatrix) Miscellaneous (Classical)
Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her (from Musae Sioniae) Choral
Quem pastores laudavere, hymn (Puericinium) Choral
Missa gantz Teudsch (Polyhymnia Caduceatrix) 1619 Choral
Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her Choral
Der Morgenstern ist aufgedrungen Choral
Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland (from the Polyhymnia caduceatrix) Vocal Music
Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme (from the Polyhymnia caduceatrix) Choral
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