Born: Cir­ca 1660, Alt­en­burg, Ger­ma­ny.

Died: Ap­ril 13, 1716, Alt­en­burg or Go­tha, Ger­ma­ny.

Son of the Al­ten­burgcourt or­gan­ist, Christian stu­died un­der his fa­ther and Georg Kas­per Weck­er. He be­came cham­ber or­gan­ist at the court in Go­tha in 1686, and Ka­pell­meis­ter in 1713. He wrote do­zens of can­ta­tas, and com­piled Psalm­o­dia Sac­ra in 1715.

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  1. Stuttgart

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