To thee, O Lord, I yield my spirit

Author: Ludwig Rudolf von Senft

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First Line: To thee, O Lord, I yield my spirit
Author: Ludwig Rudolf von Senft

Tune

NEUMARK

Published in 1657 (see above) WER NUR DEN LIEBEN GOTT is also known as NEUMARK. Johann S. Bach (PHH 7) used the tune in its isorhythmic shape (all equal rhythms) in his cantatas 21, 27, 84, 88, 93, 166, 179, and 197. Many Lutheran composers have also written organ preludes on this tune. WER NUR DEN…

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Anglican Hymn Book #271
Church Pastorals, hymns and tunes for public and social worship #914Image
Hymnal, Amore Dei #136bImage
Lutheran Hymnal for the Sunday School #81Image
The Lutheran Hymnary #581Image