Gröningen (Joachim Neander)
- Editor: Stuart Moffatt (submitted 2021-11-25). Score information: A4, 1 page, 199 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes:
Composer: Joachim Neander
Lyricist: Joachim Neander
Number of voices: 4vv Voicing: SATB
Genre: Sacred, Hymn Meter: 668. 668. 33. 66
Instruments: A cappella
Description: There are several harmonisations of this tune:
- Tu sei vivo fuoco
- Gott ist gegenwärtig was rendered by John Wesley (1703-1791) as: Lo, God is here! Let us adore, and own how dreadful is this place!
- The hymn here Wondrous King, all glorious is one that Neander himself wrote. The translation here is from William J Schaefer (b 1891)
The tune is variously known as Wunderbarer König, Arnsberg and Gröningen (Christian Hymns 1977, 1985 ed.).
Original text and translations
Wondrous King, all-glorious,