ASHBURTON

ASHBURTON

Composer: Robert Jackson
Published in 9 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF
Audio files: Recording

Composer: Robert Jackson

Robert Jackson (1842 [sic]-1914) Born: May 1842, Roy­ton (near Old­ham), Lan­ca­shire, Eng­land. Died: Ju­ly 12, 1914, Old­ham, Lan­ca­shire, Eng­land. Jackson’s fa­ther played the or­gan at St. Peter’s Church in Old­ham. Robert at­tend­ed the Roy­al Aca­de­my of Mu­sic, and served as or­gan­ist at St. Mark’s Church at Gros­ve­nor Square in Lon­don. He al­so played in the Birm­ing­ham Sym­pho­ny Or­ches­tra. In 1868, he took over his fa­ther’s du­ties at St. Pe­ter’s in Old­ham, and played the or­gan there 46 years (to­ge­ther they served al­most an en­tire cen­tu­ry). He al­so served as head of the Old­ham Mu­si­cal So­ci­ety, 1891-1906. --www.hymntime.com/tch/ Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Robert Jackson
Meter: 7.7.7.7.7.7
Incipit: 33323 44444 43255
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Texts

Gracious Spirit, Dwell with Me

In our work and in our play, Jesus, ever with us stay

For the Beauty of the Earth

For the beauty of the earth,
for the glory of the skies,
for the love which from our birth
over and around us lies.

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Media

Small Church Music #3174
  • PDF Score (PDF)

Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)
Text

Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #298b

Text

Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #563a

Hymns of the Saints: Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints #284

Audio

Small Church Music #3174

Include 5 pre-1979 instances
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