ALFORD (Dykes)

ALFORD (Dykes)

Composer: John Bacchus Dykes (1875)
Published in 141 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Composer: John Bacchus Dykes

As a young child John Bacchus Dykes (b. Kingston-upon-Hull' England, 1823; d. Ticehurst, Sussex, England, 1876) took violin and piano lessons. At the age of ten he became the organist of St. John's in Hull, where his grandfather was vicar. After receiving a classics degree from St. Catherine College, Cambridge, England, he was ordained in the Church of England in 1847. In 1849 he became the precentor and choir director at Durham Cathedral, where he introduced reforms in the choir by insisting on consistent attendance, increasing rehearsals, and initiating music festivals. He served the parish of St. Oswald in Durham from 1862 until the year of his death. To the chagrin of his bishop, Dykes favored the high church practices associated with… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: ALFORD (Dykes)
Composer: John Bacchus Dykes (1875)
Meter: 7.6.8.6 D
Incipit: 34412 31353 12132
Key: A♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Arrangements

Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations

  • 200 New Last Verses

    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2007) pp. 8
  • Free Organ Accompaniments to One Hundred Well-known Hymn Tunes
    Composer/Editor T. Tertius Noble
    Published By: J. Fischer & Brothers (1946) pp. 95

Organ Solo

  • The Sacred Organ Journal Volume 50 Number 1 September October 2015: The Organist's Companion for the Church Year
    Composer/Editors Douglas E. Wagner; Lani Smith
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2015) pp. 13
  • A Musical Gift Book 4: 32 Preludes on Familiar Hymn Tunes
    Composer/Editor Jack C. Goode
    Published By: Darcey Press (2000) pp. 5
  • A Musical Gift Book 3: 25 Organ Preludes on Familiar Hymn Tunes for Organ or Piano
    Composer/Editor Peter J. Hodgson
    Published By: Darcey Press (1996) pp. 4
  • Preludes for Fifty-five Well-known Hymn Tunes: Modeled after the Free Organ Accompaniments of T. Tertius Noble
    Composer/Editor Howard D. McKinney
    Published By: J. Fischer & Brothers (1967) pp. 39
  • 21 Preludes on Standard Hymns for the Organ
    Composer/Editor Rob Roy Peery
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1963) pp. 55
  • The Organist Volume 67 Number 2 May 1963: A Bi-Monthly Magazine for Church Organists
    Composer/Editor Rob Roy Peery
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1963) pp. 31

Piano and Organ Duet

  • Twelve Famous Hymns for Piano and Organ: For Organ / Piano
    Composer/Editor Raymond Burt
    Published By: Willis Music Company (1962) pp. 19

Media

You have access to this FlexScore.
Download:
Are parts of this score outside of your desired range? Try transposing this FlexScore.
General Settings
Stanza Selection
Voice Selection
Text size:
Music size:
Transpose (Half Steps):
Capo:
Contacting server...
Contacting server...

Questions? Check out the FAQ

A separate copy of this score must be purchased for each choir member. If this score will be projected or included in a bulletin, usage must be reported to a licensing agent (e.g. CCLI, OneLicense, etc).

This is a preview of your FlexScore.
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #515
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #4575
Text: No Form of Human Framing
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #6549
Text: Ten Thousand Times Ten Thousand
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #10468
Text: How Sang The Heavenly Army
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #11020
Text: Caught By Th'Almighty Hand
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

Instances (1 - 17 of 17)
Page Scan

African Methodist Episcopal Church Hymnal #499

ScoreAudio

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #515

Church Hymnal, Mennonite #142

TextFlexscorePage Scan

Common Praise #196

TextPage Scan

Evangelical Lutheran Hymnary #557

Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #576

Protestant Madagascar Hymnal, 2001 #517a

Text InfoTune InfoTextAudioPage Scan

Psalter Hymnal (Gray) #619

Seventh-day Adventist Hymnal #433

TextPage Scan

Sing Joyfully #554

Audio

Small Church Music #1373

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #4575

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #6549

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #10468

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #11020

TextPage Scan

The Worshiping Church #746

TextPage Scan

Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #323

Include 124 pre-1979 instances
Suggestions or corrections? Contact us



Advertisements


It looks like you are using an ad-blocker. Ad revenue helps keep us running. Please consider white-listing Hymnary.org or subscribing to eliminate ads entirely and help support Hymnary.org.