Composer: Joseph Haydn () All texts published with AUSTRIAN HYMN^ top. YE HEAVENS, ADORE HIM (Celebration Hymnal 82). "Land der Berge, Land am Strome" (German pronunciation: [lant dɐ ˈbɛrgə lant am ˈʃtrɔmə]; Land of mountains, land by the river [Danube]) is the national anthem of Austria. In January Austrian pop singer Christina Stürmer presented a pop version of the hymn "Heimat bist du großer Söhne und Töchter" ( "Thou art. Melody, "Austrian Hymn" by Franz Josef Haydn. "Glorious Things of Thee Are Spoken", also called "Zion, or the City of God", is an 18th-century English hymn written by John Newton, who also wrote the hymn "Amazing Grace". The hymn has often been set to the music of Joseph Haydn's "Gott erhalte.
"Gott erhalte Franz den Kaiser" (God Save Emperor Francis) is an anthem to Francis II, Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire and later of the Austrian Empire. The lyrics were by Lorenz Leopold Haschka (–), and the melody by Joseph Haydn. It is sometimes called the "Kaiserhymne" (Emperor's Hymn). It has since been used in many contexts, most famously as the Christian tune " Austria", also called "Austrian Hymn", and as the melody of the. March 19, “Glorious Things of Thee Are Spoken” – H (Austria). This opening processional hymn of praise is based on a paraphrase.
To some, Austria's national anthem is the perfect celebration of the Alpine country , paying tribute to the mountains and streams Julie Andrews.