1654–1681

Introduction

Born: Jan­u­ary 15, 1654, Röt­en­bach, Ger­ma­ny.

Died: 1681, Eis­le­ben, Ger­ma­ny, of plague.

Biography

Herbst stu­died at the St. Lor­enz School in Nur­em­berg, then read the­o­lo­gy and phi­lo­so­phy at Alt­dorf and Je­na.

He be­came rec­tor of the Gym­na­si­um in Eis­le­ben in 1680, and lat­er pas­tor of St. An­dre­as church there.

Sources

Music

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