To People of Good Will

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Author: Frank Fletcher, 1870-1954

Educated at Balliol College, Oxford, served as Assistant Master at Rugby (1894-1903), Master of Marlborough College (1903-11) (the first layman to hold that post), and Headmaster of Charterhouse, Godalming (1911-35). He was knighted for his distinguished career. Go to person page >

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First Line: To people of good will
Title: To People of Good Will
Author: Frank Fletcher, 1870-1954 (adapt.)
Meter: 6 7 6 7 D with extension
Language: English
Refrain First Line: So let us on this morn
Publication Date: 1994
Copyright: By permission of Oxford University Press



VRUCHTEN is originally a seventeenth-century Dutch folk tune for the love song "De liefde Voortgebracht." It became a hymn tune in Joachim Oudaen's David' s Psalmen (1685) as a setting for "Hoe groot de vruchten zijn." The tune is distinguished by the melismas that mark the end of stanza lines and b…

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Catholic Book of Worship III #336

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