Mant, Richard D.D., son of the Rev. Richard Mant, Master of the Grammar School, Southampton, was born at Southampton, Feb. 12, 1776. He was educated at Winchester and Trinity, Oxford (B.A. 1797, M.A., 1799). At Oxford he won the Chancellor's prize for an English essay: was a Fellow of Oriel, and for some time College Tutor. On taking Holy Orders he was successively curate to his father, then of one or two other places, Vicar of Coggeshall, Essex, 1810; Domestic Chaplain to the Archbishop of Canterbury, 1813, Rector of St. Botolph, Bishopsgate, London. 1816, and East Horsley, 1818, Bishop of Killaloe, 1820, of Down and Connor, 1823, and of Dromore, 1842. He was also Bampton Lecturer in 1811. He died Nov. 2, 1848. His prose works were numerou… Go to person page >
TALLIS CANON is one of nine tunes Thomas Tallis (PHH 62) contributed to Matthew Parker's Psalter (around 1561). There it was used as a setting for Psalm 67. In the original tune the melody began in the tenor, followed by the soprano, and featured repeated phrases. Thomas Ravenscroft (PHH 59) publish…
Display Title: Let All on Earth Their Voices RaiseFirst Line: Let all on earth their voices raiseTune Title: TALLIS' CANONAuthor: Richard Mant, 1776-1848Scripture: Isaiah 45:23Date: 1994Subject: Apostles |Source: Latin, 10th C.
Display Title: Let All on Earth Their Voices RaiseFirst Line: Let all on earth their voices raiseTune Title: REX GLORIOSE MARTYRUMAuthor: Anonymous; Richard MantMeter: LMSource: From an 11th Century manuscript in the British Museum; Ancient Hymns from the Roman Breviary, 1837, alt.