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O King of might and splendor

Author: A. Gregory Murray

Dom Gregory Murray OSB, organist and composer, died at Downside Abbey on January 19th 1992 aged 86. he was born in Fulham, London on February 27, 1905 DOM Gregory Murray enhanced the music of the Roman Catholic Church, and latterly that of other denominations, almost by stealth. His music is sung every Sunday in thousands of churches throughout the English-speaking world: a case of everybody knowing the tune but few knowing the name of the composer. His influence through such simple music as A People's Mass (with sales of over two million copies), his psalm tones, organ music and hymn tunes reached far, although he had more or less withdrawn from public life half a century ago. Anthony Gregory Murray was educated at Westminster Cat… Go to person page >

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First Line: O King of might and splendor
Author: A. Gregory Murray

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Armed Forces Hymnal. Catholic Supplement #d72

Cantate Omnes ... with Supplement #d74

Hymnal of Christian Unity #100

Jubilee Hymns. Parish worship ed. #d52

Our Parish Prays and Sings #d45

Parish Mass Book and Hymnal #d36

Parish Worship II. New ed. #d37

People's Mass Book, New Daily Missal Edition #d95

Peoples Mass Book. Complete Daily Missal Edition #d91

The New Saint Basil Hymnal #d104

The Parish Mass and Hymnal. Rev. ed. #d24

The People's Hymnal #d2

The People's Hymnal #d62

Worship II, a Hymnal for Roman Catholic Parishes #d183

Worship, a Complete Hymnal and Mass Book for Parishes #d112

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