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Alléluia, Chante à Jésus

Author: W. Chatterton Dix

Most British hymn writers in the nineteenth century were clergymen, but William C. Dix (b. Bristol, England, 1837; d. Cheddar, Somerset, England, 1898) was a notable exception. Trained in the business world, he became the manager of a marine insurance company in Glasgow, Scotland. Dix published various volumes of his hymns, such as Hymns of Love and Joy (1861) and Altar Songs: Verses on the Holy Eucharist (1867). A number of his texts were first published in Hymns Ancient and Modern (1861). Bert Polman… Go to person page >

Translator: Joëlle Gouel

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Text Information

First Line: Alléluia, chante à Jésus
Title: Alléluia, Chante à Jésus
English Title: Alleluya, sing to Jesus
Author: W. Chatterton Dix
Translator: Joëlle Gouel (23.10.1999)
Language: French
Publication Date: 2001
Copyright: Version française © Joëlle Gouel, 23.10.1999

Tune

HYFRYDOL

One of the most loved Welsh tunes, HYFRYDOL was composed by Rowland Hugh Prichard (b. Graienyn, near Bala, Merionetshire, Wales, 1811; d. Holywell, Flintshire, Wales, 1887) in 1830 when he was only nineteen. It was published with about forty of his other tunes in his children's hymnal Cyfaill y Cant…

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