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Hymnal, Number:eh1982

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A la ru, a la mè

Author: John Donald Robb, b. 1892 Meter: Irregular with refrain Appears in 4 hymnals Tune Title: A LA RU First Line: Duérmete, Niño lindo (Oh sleep now, holy baby) Used With Tune: A LA RU Text Sources: Hispanic folk song

Kind Maker of the world

Author: Gregory the Great, 540-604 Meter: 8.8.8.8 Appears in 3 hymnals Tune Title: A LA VENUE DE NOËL Used With Tune: A LA VENUE DE NOËL Text Sources: Hymnal 1940, alt. (ver.)

God is Love, let heaven adore him

Author: Timothy Rees, 1874-1939 Meter: 8.7.8.7 D Appears in 24 hymnals Tune Title: ABBOT'S LEIGH Used With Tune: ABBOT'S LEIGH

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A LA RU

Composer: John Donald Robb, b. 1892 Meter: Irregular with refrain Appears in 5 hymnals Tune Sources: Hispanic folk melody Tune Key: D Major Used With Text: A la ru, a la mè

A LA VENUE DE NOËL

Meter: 8.8.8.8 Appears in 4 hymnals Tune Sources: Fleurs des noëls, 1535 (melody) Tune Key: g minor Used With Text: Kind Maker of the world
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ABBOT'S LEIGH

Composer: Cyril Vincent Taylor, b. 1907 Meter: 8.7.8.7 D Appears in 118 hymnals Tune Key: C Major Incipit: 53111 76655 34565 Used With Text: God is Love, let heaven adore him

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A la ru, a la mè

Author: John Donald Robb, b. 1892 Hymnal: EH1982 #113 (1985) Meter: Irregular with refrain Tune Title: A LA RU First Line: Duérmete, Niño lindo (Oh sleep now, holy baby) Languages: Spanish; English

Kind Maker of the world

Author: Gregory the Great, 540-604 Hymnal: EH1982 #152 (1985) Meter: 8.8.8.8 Tune Title: A LA VENUE DE NOËL Languages: English

God is Love, let heaven adore him

Author: Timothy Rees, 1874-1939 Hymnal: EH1982 #379 (1985) Meter: 8.7.8.7 D Tune Title: ABBOT'S LEIGH Languages: English

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J. D. Robb

1892 - 1989 Person Name: John Donald Robb, b. 1892 Tune Title: A LA RU Hymnal Number: 113 Translator of "A la ru, a la mè" in Hymnal 1982 John Donald Robb (1892-1989) was born in Minneapolis and educated at Yale University and Harvard University. He practiced law until 1941, when he moved from New York to the University of New Mexico at Albuquerque, where he was professor and head of the music department. He retired in 1957. Robb was a prolific composer. He wrote an opera, Little Jo (1947-1949); three symphonies, orchestral music, chamber music, and electronic pieces. He was also a collector of Hispanic folk music which was published in Hispanic Folk Songs of New Mexico/ (1954; rev., 1978) and Hispanic Folk Music of New Mexico and the Southwest (1980). --The Presbyterian Hymnal Companion, 1993

Timothy Rees

1874 - 1939 Person Name: Timothy Rees, 1874-1939 Tune Title: ABBOT'S LEIGH Hymnal Number: 379 Author of "God is Love, let heaven adore him" in Hymnal 1982

Cyril Taylor

1907 - 1991 Person Name: Cyril Vincent Taylor, 1907- Tune Title: ABBOT'S LEIGH Hymnal Number: 523 Composer of "ABBOT'S LEIGH" in Hymnal 1982



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