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Kümmerle, Salomon
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(Feb 8, 1832, Malmsheim, Württemberg, Germany – Aug 28, 1896, Samaden, Canton Graubünden, Switzerland) was a music editor and essayist, organist, and teacher in various German towns, and in Nice (1861–1866) and Samaden (1874–1890). He is best known for collecting and publishing Protestant Church music, notably the four-volume Encyklopädie der evangelischen Kirchenmusik (1888–1895) and editions including Musica sacra, Grabgesänge, Zionsharfe, the Choralbuch für evangelische Kirchenchöre, and Aus dem älteren Württembergischen Choralschatz.

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Saliers, Don E., “Kümmerle, Salomon”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 16 May 2021 <>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013

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