Deuwch, canwn fawl i Dduw

Author: Edward Roberts

Edward Roberts, Pontypridd. (Cân a Mawl, 1918, #19). Go to person page >

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First Line: Deuwch, canwn fawl i Dduw
Author: Edward Roberts
Language: Welsh
Publication Date: 1918
Copyright: This text in in the public domain in the United States because it was published before 1923.

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HENDON

HENDON was composed by Henri A. Cesar Malan (b. Geneva, Switzerland, 1787; d. Vandoeuvres, Switzerland, 1864) and included in a series of his own hymn texts and tunes that he began to publish in France in 1823, and which ultimately became his great hymnal Chants de Sion (1841). HENDON is thought to…

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MONKLAND

The tune MONKLAND has a fascinating if complex history. Rooted in a tune for the text "Fahre fort" in Johann A. Freylinghausen's (PHH 34) famous hymnal, Geistreiches Gesangbuch (1704), it then was significantly altered by John Antes (b. Frederick, PA, 1740; d. Bristol, England, 1811) in a Moravian m…

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