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¡Grande Eres Tú!

Author: Anonymous

In some hymnals, the editors noted that a hymn's author is unknown to them, and so this artificial "person" entry is used to reflect that fact. Obviously, the hymns attributed to "Author Unknown" "Unknown" or "Anonymous" could have been written by many people over a span of many centuries. Go to person page >

Translator: George Paul Simmonds

Used pseudonyms G Paul S., J. Paul Simon, and J. Pablo Símon  Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Oh Dios, al contemplar tus obras bellas
Title: ¡Grande Eres Tú!
English Title: How Great Thou Art!
Author: Anonymous
Translator: George Paul Simmonds
Language: Spanish
Copyright: Spanish poem and musical arrangement © Copyright 1959 by George P. Simmonds. Usado con permiso.

Tune

HOW GREAT THOU ART

Originally in triple meter, the Swedish tune O STORE GUD is in bar form (AAB). The first section has a very limited range of four notes; the more meditative stanzas give way to a dramatic refrain with an expanded range. Sing in parts and observe some rhythmic freedom in the last line of the refrain,…

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El Himnario #51

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