Composer: John Dykes Bower

Sir John Dykes Bower CVO (13 August 1905 – 1981) was an English cathedral organist, who served in Truro Cathedral, Durham Cathedral and St Paul's Cathedral. John Dykes Bower was born on 13 August 1905 in Gloucester. He was one of four brothers. Stephen Dykes Bower became a famous church architect. He was educated at Cheltenham College and studied organ under Herbert Brewer, and was organ scholar at Corpus Christi College, Cambridge from 1922. He was organist of: Truro Cathedral 1926 - 1929 New College, Oxford 1929 - 1933 Durham Cathedral 1933 - 1936 St Paul's Cathedral 1936 - 1968  Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: John Dykes Bower
Incipit: 12343 53212 65561
Key: G Major
Copyright: © Hymns Ancient & Modern Ltd


Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Ancient and Modern #256a

Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #557b

Common Praise #99b

Common Praise #189a


Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #504b


The New English Hymnal #299b

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