by Auke Jongbloed

published on

Johann Heinrich Buttstett, Nun freut euch, lieben Christen gemein After yesterday's prelude that was possibly written by Johann Heinrich Buttstett, follows today a prelude that was definitely written by Buttstett. The general idea is the same: choral melody in the bass voice and two freely moving voices as accompaniment. Nevertheless, it is a very different piece in texture and feel. Probably because of the compound meter 12/8. The recording was done with the Hauptwerk software and the sample set of the Silbermann organ of the Stadtkirche Zöblitz by Prospectum ( Score available here: