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Michael Praetorius

1571-1621 DE, Creuzburg
Composer of Classical
A.k.a. Michael Schultze

Michael Praetorius (probably February 15, 1571 – February 15, 1621) was a German composer, organist, and music theorist. He was one of the most versatile composers of his age, being particularly significant in the development of musical forms based on Protestant hymns, many of which reflect an effort to improve the relationship between Protestants and Catholics.

        
Genres
  • Classical
  • Spoken Word
  • Folk
Popular Tracks   
Es ist ein Ros’ entsprungen on Christmas Presence: The King's Singers – Live from Kings College Chapel, Cambridge by The King's Singers
Puericinium: Meine Seele erhebt den Herren à 6, 10, 14 on Praetorius and Italy by RIAS Kammerchor, Capella De La Torre & Katharina Bauml
Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen on Es ist ein Ros entsprungen by Vocal Concert Dresden & Peter Kopp
Es ist ein Ros entsprungen (Arr. S. Cox for Brass Septet) on Christmas with Septura by Septura
Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming on The Wonder of Christmas by The Elora Singers, Noel Edison & Michael Bloss
Praetorius / Arr. Christophers: "Quem pastores laudavere" on Chanticleer sings Christmas by Chanticleer
Es ist ein Ros entsprungen on Winter by Voces8
Es ist ein Ros entsprungen - Piano Version on Es ist ein Ros entsprungen by Michael Praetorius & Ronny Matthes
Es ist ein Ros' enstprungen (Lo' how a Rose e'er Blooming) on Christmas Songs by Martin Flämig
Det Är En Ros Utsprungen on Nine Lessons & Carols by Stephen Cleobury & Choir of King's College, Cambridge

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Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Weihnachtmusik In Der Renaissance - Renaissance Christmas MusicJohannes Eccard, Johann Walter, Andreas Reussner Der Ältere, Adam Gumpelzhaimer, Arnolt Schlick, Michael Praetorius, Bartholomäus Gesius, Erhard Bodenschatz, Roland de Lassus, Jacobus Gallus, Samuel Scheidt, Tölzer Knabenchor, Gerhard Schmidt-Gaden2017Album
Splendour: Organ Music & Vocal WorksDieterich Buxtehude, Hans Leo Haßler, Michael Praetorius, Heinrich Scheidemann, Kei Koïto, Ensemble Vocale Il Canto Di Orfeo2017Album
Motets Vol. 1Michael Praetorius, Noël Akchoté2016Album
Reformationsmesse - Mass For The Reformation Jubilee, Dresden 1617Heinrich Schütz • Michael Praetorius – Musica Fiata, La Capella Ducale, Roland Wilson2014Album
In Dulci JubiloKlaus Eichhorn, Capella Cantorum Berlin, Michael Praetorius2012Album
Musikalische Exequien / TrauermusikHeinrich Schütz / Michael Praetorius / Johann Hermann Schein / Christopher Demantius - Schütz-Akademie, Howard Arman2009Album
Der Wächter Auf Der Zinne / The Guard On The Battlement / Le Veilleur Entre Les CréneauxMichael Praetorius, Samuel Scheidt - Dominique Visse, Capella De La Torre, Katharina Bäuml2009Album
Puer Natus In Bethlehem Advent And Christmas MusicMichael Praetorius - Bremer Barock Consort, Manfred Cordes2007Album
Pro OrganicoMichael Praetorius - Jean-Charles Ablitzer2007Album
Grand Bal À La Cour D'Henri IVMichael Praetorius & Pierre Guédron – Doulce Mémoire, Denis Raisin-Dadre2006Album
Le Muse Profane: Danze Del Primo Barocco TedescoErasmus Widmann, Michael Praetorius, Accademia Del Ricercare, Pietro Busca2004Album
Renaissance Dance MusicPierre-Francisque Caroubel - Valentin Haussmann - Giorgio Mainerio - Michael Praetorius - Johann Hermann Schein - Erasmus Widmann2001Compil.
Tanzmusik um 1600Pierre-Francisque Caroubel - Valentin Haussmann - Giorgio Mainerio - Michael Praetorius - Johann Hermann Schein - Erasmus Widmann2001Compil.
TerpsichoreMichael Praetorius / Ricercare-Ensemble Für Alte Musik, Zürich2000Album
Dances From TerpsichoreMichael Praetorius - Westra Aros Pijpare • Lena Hellström-Färnlöf • Ensemble Bourrasque • Bertil Färnlöf1998Album
Weihnachtliche Motetten Und Lieder: Christmas Motets And Chorale ConcertosMichael Praetorius1996Album
Dances From Terpsichore / Motets From Musae SionaeMichael Praetorius : The Early Music Consort Of London, David Munrow1996Album
Deutsche Orgelmusik Des BarockJohann Sebastian Bach, Michael Praetorius, Samuel Scheidt, Dieterich Buxtehude1995Album
Christmette (Christmas Mass • Messe De Noël)Michael Praetorius - Gabrieli Consort & Gabrieli Players, Paul McCreesh1994Album
Terpsichore Musarum (1612)Michael Praetorius - Ricercar Consort, Ensemble La Fenice1994Album
Dances From Terpsichore / Secular SongsMichael Praetorius - David Munrow, The Early Music Consort Of London1993Compil.
Cien Obras Unicas De Música Clásica Volumen 1Michael Praetorius / Johann Sebastian Bach / Georg Friedrich Händel / Antonio Vivaldi / Tomaso Albinoni1992Compil.
MagnificatMichael Praetorius - Huelgas-Ensemble, Paul Van Nevel1992Album
Danses de TerpsichoreMichael Praetorius, Christian Mendoze1991Album
Weihnachtsgeschichte Christmas Story / Vier Monetten Aus Polyhymnia Caduceatrix Et PanegyricaHeinrich Schütz - Michael Praetorius - Andrew Parrott - Taverner Choir1987Album
In Dulci Jubilo, Polychoral Music From Venice And GermanySamuel Scheidt, Heinrich Schütz, Giovanni Gabrieli, Michael Praetorius, Winchester Cathedral Choir, London Cornett And Sackbut Ensemble, Martin Neary1987Album
In Dulci JubiloSamuel Scheidt, Heinrich Schütz, Giovanni Gabrieli, Michael Praetorius, Winchester Cathedral Choir, London Cornett And Sackbutt Ensemble, Martin Neary1987Album
Histoire De La Nativité/ Christmas History - MotetsHeinrich Schütz, Michael Praetorius1986Album
Dances From TerpsichoreNew London Consort, Philip Pickett / Michael Praetorius1986Album
Christmas MusicMichael Praetorius, Westminster Cathedral Choir, The Parley Of Instruments, David Hill1986Album
German Baroque Brass MusicValerius Otto, Michael Praetorius, Johann Hermann Schein, Samuel Scheidt1985Album
Excerpts From TerpsichoreMichael Praetorius, The New York Renaissance Band1985Album
Danzas Del RenacimientoJoan Ambrosia Dalza, Hans Neusiedler, Claude Gervaise, Pierre Phalèse, John Dowland, Pierre Attaignant, Michael Praetorius, Erasmus Widmann, Johann Hermann Schein1984Album
8 Bayreuther Festspiel-HornistenRichard Wagner, Karl Stiegler, Johann Pezel, Tomás de Santa María, Michael Praetorius, Bedřich Diviš Weber, Gioacchino Rossini - Bayreuther Festspielhornisten1984Album
Posaunenmusik Des Deutschen BarockHeinrich Schütz, Daniel Speer, Michael Praetorius, Samuel Scheidt, Melchior Franck, Slokar Posaunenquartett1984Album
Dances From "Terpsichore" And Other Dances From The Early BaroqueMichael Praetorius, Collegium Terpsichore, Ulsamer Collegium, Siegfried Behrend, Siegfried Fink1982Compil.
Cantique Des Trois EnfantsMichael Praetorius, Chorale Audite Nova, Jean Sourisse1981Album
Complete Organ Music, Volume 2Michael Praetorius, Wolfgang Dallmann1980Album
Complete Organ Music, Volume IMichael Praetorius, Wolfgang Dallmann1979Album
Motette BWV 226 / BWV 245 / BWV 243Thomanerchor - Johann Sebastian Bach / Michael Praetorius / Wilhelm Weismann1979Single
Terpsichore, 1612Michael Praetorius - Musica Aurea1979Album
The Recorder, Volume IClaude Gervaise, Michael Praetorius, Johann Jakob Froberger, Samuel Scheidt, Cesar Bresgen, Heinz Lau, Karl Marx / Georg Philipp Telemann, Johann Philipp Christian Schulze - Recorder Orchestra of the Folk Music School, Berlin-Neuköln, Rudolf Barthel, Linde Höffer Von Winterfeld, Jeannette Cramer-Chemin-Petit, Gerhard Kastner, Niklas Trüstedt1977Album
Musiche Di Danza Del Primo Seicento EuropeoMichael Praetorius, Gregorio Lambranzi, Anthony Holborne - The Praetorius Consort1976Album
Fastes Pour Cuivres & OrgueGiovanni Gabrieli / Giovanni Gastoldi / Heinrich Schütz / Michael Praetorius / Samuel Scheidt, Quintette De Cuivres De Paris, Jean-Claude Raynaud1975Album
Festliche ChormusikRoland de Lassus • Claudio Monteverdi • Michael Praetorius • Heinrich Schütz • Johann Sebastian Bach • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart • Ludwig van Beethoven • Franz Schubert • Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy • Johannes Brahms • Friedrich Silcher • Anton Bruckner1975Album
Kollektiv Alte MusikMichael Praetorius, Girolamo Frescobaldi, César Franck, Jan van Lublin, Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, Hans Leo Haßler, Johann Jakob Froberger, Adam Gumpelzhaimer1975Album
Dances From Terpsichore / Motets From Musae SionaeMichael Praetorius : The Early Music Consort Of London, David Munrow1974Album
Südwestdeutsche Kammersolisten (1)Michael Praetorius, Johann Friedrich Fasch, Jean-Baptiste Loeillet, Jacques-Christophe Naudot, Südwestdeutsche Kammersolisten1973Album
TerpsichoreMichael Praetorius / Ricercare-Ensemble Für Alte Musik, Zürich1973Album
Weihnachtliche ChormusikMichael Praetorius, Thomanerchor, Capella Fidicinia, Erhard Mauersberger1971Album
Michael Praetorius - Instrumentalsätze Und Chorwerke. Eine Auswahl zum Jubilaümsjahr 1971.Michael Praetorius, Kammermusikkreis Ferdinand Conrad, Ehrenfelder Kinderchor, Frankfurter Bach-Chor, Niedersächsischer Singkreis, Norddeutscher Singkreis1971Album
Filhamonins Brassensemble StockholmFilharmonins Brassensemble, Johann Pezel, Michael Praetorius, Béla Bartók, Dmitry Kabalevsky, Stig Gustav Schönberg, Vagn Holmboe, Willy Schneider1970Album
Terpsichore (Tänze Des Frühbarock)Michael Praetorius • Melchior Franck • Valentin Haussmann • Johann Hermann Schein1969Compil.
WeihnachtskonzerteMichael Praetorius - Wilhelm Ehmann - Westfälische Kantorei1968Album
Christmas Music / Dances From "Terpsichore" / Two Suites From "Banchetto Musicale"Michael Praetorius / Johann Hermann Schein - Ferdinand Conrad Instrumental Ensemble / Niedersächsischer Singkreis / Willi Träder1966Album
Orgelmusik Der Schütz-ZeitSamuel Scheidt, Heinrich Scheidemann, Matthias Weckmann, Dieterich Buxtehude, Christian Ritter, Michael Praetorius, Johann Lorentz / Helmut Tramnitz1962Album
Daentze Aus "Terpsichore" ‧ Daentze Und Galliarden ‧ 3 Suiten Aus "Banchetto Musicale"Michael Praetorius ‧ Erasmus Widmann ‧ Johann Hermann Schein - Collegium Terpsichore1960Album
Motets For Double Chorus, Brass, And OrganMichael Praetorius, Johann Christoph Bach, Samuel Scheidt, Heinrich Schütz1959Album
7 WeihnachtsliederMichael Praetorius, Dresdner Kreuzchor, Rudolf Mauersberger1958Single
Geistliche Tricinien / Weltliche ZweigesängeMichael Praetorius / Georg Rhaw1957Album
Chant Spirituel / Motet / ChoralMichael Praetorius, Hans Leo Haßler1938Album
Organ MusicHarry Grodberg Plays : Pérotin, Tomás de Santa María, Heinrich Isaac, Michael Praetorius, Girolamo Frescobaldi, Abraham van den Kerckhoven, Arcangelo Corelli, Dieterich Buxtehude, Johann Pachelbel, Matthias van den Gheyn, John StanleyAlbum
Kassel - Am Hofe Des LandgrafenMoritz, Landgrave Of Hesse, Christopher Demantius, John Dowland, Heinrich Schütz, Michael PraetoriusAlbum
An Old World Christmas - Holiday Favorites From EuropeFranz Gruber, Caspar Othmayr, Jacob Praetorius, Johannes Eccard, Samuel Scheidt, Michael Praetorius, Johann Sebastian Bach, Leonhart Schröter, Georg Friedrich HändelCompil.
OrgelwerkeMichael PraetoriusAlbum
Lobsinget Dem Herrn (Chorwerke von:)Johann Hermann Schein - Heinrich Hartmann - Johann Ludwig Bach - Gallus Dressler - Michael Praetorius - Andrea Gabrieli, Dortmunder Kantorei Leitung: Gerhard TrubelAlbum
Festliche Musik Aus St. Maternus - Chor Und Orchester Der Kantorei St. MaternusGeorg Friedrich Händel, Eberhard Schneider, Michael Praetorius, Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina, Dieterich BuxtehudeAlbum
Kerstmis Beroemde Koorwerken En ConcertenGeorg Friedrich Händel, Johann Sebastian Bach, Jakub Jan Ryba, Marc Antoine Charpentier, Jeremiah Clarke, Michael Praetorius, Antonio VivaldiCompil.
Intraden Zu Sechs Stimmen / Suite Zu Vier StimmenHans Leo Haßler, Michael PraetoriusSingle
Loué Soit Dieu (I)Choeur évangélique de Lausanne / Mikołaj Gomółka, Michael Praetorius, Heinrich Schütz, Johann Sebastian Bach, William Tanzur, Johann Christian Heinrich Rinck, Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Jean Binet, Bernard Reichel, Emile HenchozAlbum
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