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Lawrence Bartlett

Short Name: Lawrence Bartlett
Full Name: Bartlett, Lawrence Francis, 1933-2002
Birth Year: 1933
Death Year: 2002

Lawrence Bartlett was born in Sydney on the February 13, 1933. He studied at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music between 1950 and 1957, and at the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music in 1960. He also studied organ, piano, singing and composition. He was the Assistant Director of Music at the King's School, Parramatta, a tutor in church music at Ridley College in Melbourne and in 1965 he was acting cathedral organist and master of the choristers at St Andrew's Cathedral in Sydney.

Bartlett was an Anglican clergyman and wrote many compositions suitable for church performance. Bartlett was also a member of the Australian Hymn Book committee, and has been involved in the initiation of schemes for promoting the composition and performance of new liturgical music. He died in Sydney on March 17, 2002.

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Tunes by Lawrence Bartlett (29)sort descendingAsInstancesIncipit
NEW BRITAINLawrence Francis Bartlett, 1933 (Arranger)151313 21655 13132
BUNESSANLawrence Francis Bartlett, 1933 (Arranger)213512 76565 12356
CATUROG NA NONOYL. F. B. (Arranger)155556 55134 32444
CHEREPONIL. F. B. (Arranger)134554 34234 4323
CRADLE SONG (Kirkpatrick)Lawrence Francis Bartlett, 1933- (Arranger)151123 11345 56423
DIKOMAYTINLawrence Bartlett (Arranger)211243 13211 11155
GRACE (Bartlett)Lawrence F. Bartlett (Composer)456165 61327 56165
HALADLawrence Francis Bartlett (1933-2002) (Arranger)511355 65453 34542
HALLGRIMLawrence Bartlett (Composer)415453 42312 21567
HILARY (Bartlett)Lawrence F. Bartlett (Composer)313215 76555 45344
JESUCRISTO REINA YALawrence Francis Bartlett, 1933- (Arranger)155556 53175 55565
KAS DZIEDAJALawrence Francis Bartlett, 1933- (Arranger)112351 23511 54321
LEURALawrence Bartlett (Composer)351645 55114 44332
NATOMAHLawrence Francis Bartlett, 1933- (Arranger)111176 56665 43555
NEW COMMANDMENT (53221)L. F. B. (Arranger)253221 14432 34553
NIELSEN PARKLawrence Bartlett (Composer)232233 15353 11222
NOEL NOUVELETLawrence Francis Bartlett, 1933- (Arranger)115645 34453 21156
O FILII ET FILIAELawrence Francis Bartlett, 1933- (Arranger)113453 43211 13453
HYMN TO JOYLawrence Francis Bartlett, 1933- (Arranger)233455 43211 23322
ONE-FIFTYLawrence F. Bartlett (Composer)611554 15123 42711
POLICE SIRENSLawrence Francis Bartlett, 1933- (Composer)215555 55557 5751
PSALM 116Lawrence Bartlett (Composer)254321 12
SALLEY GARDENSLawrence Francis Bartlett, 1933- (Arranger)113223 65165 21113
SOIELAMPHANGLawrence Francis Bartlett, 1933- (Arranger)155556 16535 61613
TAKE OFF YOUR SHOESLawrence Francis Bartlett, 1933- (Arranger)117536 66665 21175
ASH GROVEL. F. B. (Arranger)151354 31124 32175
[The virgin Mary had a baby boy]L. F. B. (Arranger)151111 21725 54444
[The Master has promised that He will return]Lawrence Francis Bartlett, 1933- (Arranger)156543 21221 21765
YENCHINGLawrence Francis Bartlett, 1933- (Arranger)153216 56355 761

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