THORNBURY

Composer: Basil Harwood

Basil Harwood (11 April 1859 – 3 April 1949) was an English organist and composer. Basil Harwood was born in Woodhouse, Gloucestershire (the second youngest of 12 children) on 11 April 1859. His mother died in 1867 when Basil was eight. His parents were Quakers but his elder sister Ada, on reaching 21 in 1867, converted to the Anglican Church. Basil was allowed to attend the ceremony at the Church of England in Almondsbury and this is where he was first drawn to organ music and choral singing. His father, Edward, remarried two years later in 1869 to a lady from an Anglican family. Basil was now sent to the Montpellier School in Weston-super-Mare for a year. In 1871, at 12 he was enrolled in Clevedon, the preparatory school for Charterh… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Basil Harwood (1898)
Meter: 7.6.7.6 D
Incipit: 53D7U 16124 564(3 )2353
Key: D Major
Copyright: Public Domain in the U.S.

Instances

Instances (1 - 32 of 32)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Ancient and Modern: hymns and songs for refreshing worship #505
Ancient and Modern: hymns and songs for refreshing worship #814Text
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #1394
Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #511Text
Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #644aText
Common Praise (1998) #444
Common Praise (1998) #468
Common Praise: A new edition of Hymns Ancient and Modern #606
Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #689
Hymnal 1982: according to the use of the Episcopal Church #444
Hymnal Supplement II #20
Hymns and Psalms: a Methodist and ecumenical hymn book #784
Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #521
Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #536Text
Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #772
Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #854
Psalter Hymnal (Gray) #368Text InfoTune InfoTextAudio
Psalter Hymnal (Gray) #509Text InfoTune InfoTextAudio
Seventh-day Adventist Hymnal #351
Sing the Faith #2191
Singing the Faith #692
Small Church Music #330Audio
Small Church Music #975Audio
Small Church Music #3651Audio
The Cyber Hymnal #6660TextScoreAudio
The New English Hymnal #485Text
Together in Song: Australian hymn book II #15
Together in Song: Australian hymn book II #456
Voices United: The Hymn and Worship Book of The United Church of Canada #274Text
Voices United: The Hymn and Worship Book of The United Church of Canada #569
Voices United: The Hymn and Worship Book of The United Church of Canada #633
Voices United: The Hymn and Worship Book of The United Church of Canada #634
Include 6 pre-1979 instances



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