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Scheidt, Samuel (1587–1654)

  1. George Thomas Kurian

Published Online: 25 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470670606.wbecc1552

The Encyclopedia of Christian Civilization

How to Cite

Kurian, G. T. 2011. Scheidt, Samuel (1587–1654). The Encyclopedia of Christian Civilization. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 NOV 2011


German composer. His musical career was centered on Halle, where he served as a church organist and Kapellmeister to the Elector of Brandenburg.


  • scheidt, samuel (1587–1654);
  • church organist and kapellmeister