Ankehitrio no isehoanao

Author: W. Huckett

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First Line: Ankehitrio no isehoanao
Author: W. Huckett
Language: Malagasy



According to some sources, William H. Monk (<a href="/hymn/PsH/332#tuneinfo">PHH 332</a>) wrote EVENTIDE for Lyte's text in ten minutes. As the story goes, Monk was attending a hymnal committee meeting for the 1861 edition of <cite>Hymns Ancient and Modern</cite&g…

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LANGRAN (also known as ST. AGNES) was composed by James Langran (b. London, England, 1835; d. London, 1909) and first published by Novello in a pamplet in 1861 as a setting for the hymn text "Abide with Me." Several other texts have also been set to the tune, which is one of Langran's…

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