Christoph Bernhard was born in Kolberg, Pomerania, and died in Dresden. He studied with former Sweelinck-pupil Paul Siefert in Danzig (now Gdańsk) and in Warsaw By the age of 20 he was singing at the electoral court in Dresden under Heinrich Schütz. He then spent a year in Copenhagen to study singing with Agostino Fontana.
Jauchzet dem Herrn Wohl dem, der den Herren fürchtet Aus der Tieffen Herr, nun lässest du deinen Diener Christ unser Herr zum Jordan kam
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