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

Holy Spirit, Lord of love

Holy Spirit, Lord of love,
Thou Who camest from above,
Gifts of blessing to bestow
On Thy waiting Church below;
Once again in love draw near
To Thy children gathered here.

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Go to Dark Gethsemane

Go to dark Gethsemane,
You who feel the tempter's pow'r;
Your Redeemer's conflict see;
Watch with Him one bitter hour;
Turn not from His griefs away;
Learn of Jesus Christ to pray.

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Media

Small Church Music #3174
  • PDF Score (PDF)

Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #298bText
Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #563aText
Hymns of the Saints: Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints #284
Small Church Music #3174Audio
Include 5 pre-1979 instances
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