Gunther Martin Göttsche was born 1953 in Bad Oldesloe. He studied church music and composition in Mannheim and Berlin-Spandau and worked in Aalen, Braunschweig, Schlüchtern and Heidelberg. Since 2013 he has been responsible for the church music at the German Lutheran Church in Jerusalem.
Published by Bärenreiter in „Kleine Choralvorspiele und Begleitsätze zu den Liedern des Evangelischen Gesangbuches“, Vol. 1