Meder, Johann Valentin
- Erik Kjellberg
(b Wasungen, nr Meiningen, bap. May 3, 1649; d Riga, end of July 1719). German composer, organist and singer. He came from a musical family, his father and four brothers all being organists or Kantors. He studied theology at Leipzig in 1669 and then at Jena but soon became a professional singer. He was employed as court singer at Gotha in ...