Christian Cyclopedia

About the Cyclopedia

Bernhard, Christoph

(1627–92). Last and most important pupil of H. Schütz; Kapellmeister Dresden, where Schütz had been active. Studied also with Carissimi. Active for a time in Hamburg. Works reveal his skill as a composer and contrapuntist.

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