Jehovah, Ray an-danitra

Author: R. G. Hartley

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First Line: Jehovah, Ray an-danitra
Author: R. G. Hartley
Language: Malagasy



MARTYRDOM was originally an eighteenth-century Scottish folk melody used for the ballad "Helen of Kirkconnel." Hugh Wilson (b. Fenwick, Ayrshire, Scotland, c. 1766; d. Duntocher, Scotland, 1824) adapted MARTYRDOM into a hymn tune in duple meter around 1800. A triple-meter version of the tu…

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ST. PETER (Reinagle)

Composed by Alexander R. Reinagle (b. Brighton, Sussex, England, 1799; d. Kidlington, Oxfordshire, England, 1877), ST. PETER was published as a setting for Psalm 118 in Reinagle's <cite>Psalm Tunes for the Voice and Pianoforte</cite> (c. 1836). The tune first appeared with Newton�…

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