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Schuetz (Schutz), Heinrich (1585–1672)

  1. George Thomas Kurian

Published Online: 25 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470670606.wbecc1224

The Encyclopedia of Christian Civilization

How to Cite

Kurian, G. T. 2011. Schuetz (Schutz), Heinrich (1585–1672). The Encyclopedia of Christian Civilization. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 NOV 2011

Abstract

Leading German composer, who launched the golden age of Protestant church music that lasted throughout the 18th century.

Keywords:

  • schuetz (schutz), heinrich (1585–1672);
  • German composer, age of protestant church music;
  • psalmen davids;
  • passion oratorio “the seven last words”