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Music Notes for March 15, 2015

Music Notes for March 15, 2015

Music for Sunday
Prelude: Adagio from Trio Sonata 1, BWV 525, Johann Sebastian Bach
Offertory: Sicut Moses, Heinrich Schütz
Communion: God So Loved the World, John Stainer
Postlude: Variations on Wondrous Love, Daniel Pinkham

HYMNS:
#323 God Loved the World
#666 What Wondrous Love Is This
#604 O Christ, Our Hope

Heinrich Schütz (1585-1672) is generally considered to be the first great German composer. His work would become a direct influence on that of Johann Sebastian Bach, as well as later German composers such as Brahms and Webern. (more…)