ALL THINGS BRIGHT AND BEAUTIFUL (Monk)

ALL THINGS BRIGHT AND BEAUTIFUL (Monk)

Composer: William H. Monk (1887)
Published in 33 hymnals


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Composer: William H. Monk

William H. Monk (b. Brompton, London, England, 1823; d. London, 1889) is best known for his music editing of Hymns Ancient and Modern (1861, 1868; 1875, and 1889 editions). He also adapted music from plainsong and added accompaniments for Introits for Use Throughout the Year, a book issued with that famous hymnal. Beginning in his teenage years, Monk held a number of musical positions. He became choirmaster at King's College in London in 1847 and was organist and choirmaster at St. Matthias, Stoke Newington, from 1852 to 1889, where he was influenced by the Oxford Movement. At St. Matthias, Monk also began daily choral services with the choir leading the congregation in music chosen according to the church year, including psalms chanted to… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: ALL THINGS BRIGHT AND BEAUTIFUL (Monk)
Composer: William H. Monk (1887)
Meter: 7.6.7.6 with refrain
Incipit: 13465 31327 76513
Key: D Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Arrangements

Organ Solo

  • 100 Hymn Preludes for Manuals
    Composer/Editor Philip Lane
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (1996) pp. 28

Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations

  • Hymn Tunes in Lower Keyes: The Book to Grab When the Congregation Complains that the Hymns are Too High!

    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2011) pp. 14
  • 200 Last Verses: Completely Revised to Complement the Keys in Major Hymn Books
    Composer/Editor Noel Rawsthorne
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2009) pp. 7
  • The Really Big Descant Book - Full Music Edition: 250 Settings to Raise the Roof by the World's Finest Church Music Composers

    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2009) pp. 9
  • Restrained Last Verses: Varied Accompaniments for Popular Hymns

    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2003) pp. 7
  • Last Verse Extravaganza for Organ: 200 Fabulous Arrangements

    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2001) pp. 7
  • Hymns for Occasions: One Hundred Special Arrangements
    Composer/Editor Colin Mawby
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (1994) pp. 3

Piano Solo

  • The Church Pianist Volume 24 Number 5 May June 2008: The Pianist's Companion for the Church Year
    Composer/Editors Gregg Sewell; Larry Shackley
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2008) pp. 52

Instances

Instances (1 - 19 of 19)
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African Methodist Episcopal Church Hymnal #434

Text

Ancient and Modern #533b

Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #26a

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Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #137a

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Common Praise (1998) #415

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Common Praise #251b

Text

Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #25a

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Complete Mission Praise #23a

Hymns Ancient and Modern, New Standard Edition #116b

Hymns and Psalms #330a

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Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #283a

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Hymns of Glory, Songs of Praise #137a

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Hymns to the Living God #45

Singing the Faith #100a

Audio

Small Church Music #430

The Christian Life Hymnal #244

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The Irish Presbyterian Hymbook #18b

The Irish Presbyterian Hymbook #256

Text

Together in Song #135

Include 14 pre-1979 instances
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