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Arthur Henry Brown › Tunes

Arthur Henry Brown
Short Name: Arthur Henry Brown
Full Name: Brown, Arthur Henry, 1830-1926
Birth Year: 1830
Death Year: 1926

Born: Ju­ly 24, 1830, Brent­wood, Es­sex, Eng­land.
Died: Feb­ru­a­ry 15, 1926, Brent­wood, Es­sex, Eng­land.

Almost com­plete­ly self taught, Brown be­gan play­ing the or­gan at the age 10. He was or­gan­ist of the Brent­wood Par­ish Church, Es­sex (1842-53); St. Ed­ward’s, Rom­ford (1853-58); Brent­wood Par­ish Church (1858-88); St. Pe­ter’s Church, South Weald (from 1889); and Sir An­tho­ny Browne’s School (to 1926). A mem­ber of the Lon­don Gre­gor­i­an As­so­ci­a­tion, he helped as­sem­ble the Ser­vice Book for the an­nu­al fes­tiv­al in St. Paul’s Ca­thed­ral. He sup­port­ed the Ox­ford Move­ment, and pi­o­neered the res­tor­a­tion of plain­chant and Gre­gor­i­an mu­sic in Ang­li­can wor­ship.

Brown ed­it­ed var­i­ous pub­li­ca­tions, in­clud­ing the Al­tar Hym­nal. His other works in­clude set­tings of the Can­ti­cles and the Ho­ly Com­mun­ion Ser­vice, a Child­ren’s Fes­tiv­al Serv­ice, an­thems, songs, part songs, and over 800 hymn tunes and car­ols.

Alleluia! Sing the Tri­umph
Dale Ab­bey
Fields of Gold Are Glow­ing
Holy Church
Holy Rood
If An­gels Sang Our Sav­ior’s Birth
O, Sing We a Car­ol
Redemptor Mun­di
Ring On, Ye Joy­ous Christ­mas Bells
Saffron Wal­den
St. An­a­tol­i­us
St. Aus­tell
St. John Dam­as­cene
St. Ma­byn
St. So­phro­ni­us
Story of the Cross
Sweet Child Di­vine


Tunes by Arthur Henry Brown (49)sort descendingAsInstances
[A little child is born tonight]A. H. Brown (Composer)2
[Alleluia! sing the triumph]Arthur Henry Brown (Composer)2
ALLHALLOWS (Brown)Arthur Henry Brown (Composer)5
ARISE, AND HAIL THE SACRED DAY (Brown)Arthur Henry Brown (1830-) (Composer)3
BarnstapleArthur Henry Brown (1830-) (Composer)2
CHARLOTTE (Brown)Arthur H. Brown (Composer)2
CONGLETON (Brown)Arthur Henry Brown (Composer)2
DIES IRAE (Brown)Arthur Henry Brown (Composer)3
ST. CLETUSArthur Henry Brown (Composer)4
[Fields of gold are glowing]Arthur Henry Brown (Composer)2
[Glory be to thee, O Lord] (Brown)A. H. Brown (Composer)2
HOLY CHURCHArthur Henry Brown (Composer)11
HOLY CROSS (53215)Arthur Henry Brown, 1830-1926 (Composer)1
HOLY ROODArthur Henry Brown (Composer)5
INGATESTONEArthur Henry Brown (Composer)5
NEW JERUSALEMArthur Henry Brown (Composer)1
[If angels sang our Savior's birth]Arthur Henry Brown (Composer)2
LAMMASArthur H. Brown (Composer)9
LEGIONA. H. Brown (Composer)2
[Lord of the church, we pray for our renewing]A.H. Brown, b. 1830 (Composer)1
MINSTER (Brown)Arthur Henry Brown (Composer)2
[My soul doth magnify the Lord] (Brown)A. H. Brown (Composer)2
[Now lift the carol, men and maids]Arthur Henry Brown (Composer)2
[Chant] (Brown 32551)A. H. Brown (Composer)2
ST. ULRICArthur Henry Brown (Composer)3
[O praise the Lord for it is a good thing] (Brown)A. H. Brown (Composer)2
[O, sing we a carol all blithe and free]Arthur Henry Brown, 1830-1926 (Composer)2
HOLY SEPULCHRE (Brown)Arthur Henry Brown (Composer)2
[On Christmas night true Christians sing]Arthur Henry Brown (Composer)1
["Perfect," O Lord? the word is Thine]Arthur Henry Brown (Composer)2
PURLEIGHA. H. Brown, 1830-1926 (Composer)20
REDEMPTOR MUNDIArthur Henry Brown (Composer)1
[Ring the bells, the Christmas bells] (Brown)Arthur H. Brown (Composer)4
ROTHERFIELDArthur H. Brown (1830- ) (Composer)4
SAFFRON WALDENA. H. Brown (Composer)26
ST. SACRAMENT (Brown)Arthur Henry Brown (Composer)2
[What a fellowship, what a joy divine]Arthur Henry Brown (Composer)1
ST. ANATOLIUS (Brown)Arthur Henry Brown (Composer)38
ST. AUSTELLArthur H. Brown (Composer)8
ST. BRELADEArthur Henry Brown (Composer)1
ST. JOHN DAMASCENE (Brown)Arthur H. Brown (Composer)10
ST. MABYN (Brown)Arthur Henry Brown, 1830 - 1926 (Composer)12
STORY OF THE CROSS (Brown)Arthur H. Brown (Composer)4
[The old year now away is fled]Arthur Henry Brown (Composer)1
[The Shepherds amazed the Angels behold]Arthur Henry Brown (Composer)1
BROWN (Brown)Arthur Henry Brown (Composer)2
TILTEY ABBEYA. H. Brown (Composer)6
VENI LUXArthur H. Brown (Composer)3
WHEN CHRIST WAS BORNArthur H. Brown (Composer)4
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