AUTUMN

Composer: François H. Barthélemon

François Hippolyte Barthélemon (27 July 1741 – 20 July 1808) was a French violinist, pedagogue, and composer active in England. Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: François H. Barthélemon (1785)
Meter: 8.7.8.7 D
Incipit: 12321 65312 32352
Key: A♭ Major/G Major or modal
Source: Spanish melody from Marecho

Texts

Hail, Thou once-despisèd Jesus!

Mighty God, While Angels Bless Thee

Mighty God, while angels bless thee,
May an infant lisp thy name?
Lord of men as well as angels,
Thou art every creature’s theme.
Hallelujah, Hallelujah, Hallelujah, Hallelujah, Amen.

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Notes

The authorship of this tune is not clear, with different editors attributing the tune to different composers (or not naming one at all). See the instances list below for the different attributions. Some editors also describe AUTUMN as "adapted from Psalm xlii in the Genevan Psalter, 1551", referring to the similarity between this tune and FREU DICH SEHR.

Media

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #534
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #1452
Text: Father, Thine Elect Who Lovest
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #1727
Text: Gently Lord, O Gently Lead Us
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #3435
Text: Jesus Spreads His Banner o'er Us
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #4261
Text: Mighty God, While Angels Bless Thee
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #5194
Text: O My Soul, Bless Thou Jehovah
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #6615
Text: There's a Light upon the Mountains
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
Small Church Music #5735
Text: 主舉愛旗遮蓋我們 (Jesus spreads His banner over us)
  • PDF Score (PDF)

Instances

Instances (1 - 15 of 15)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Ambassador Hymnal: for Lutheran worship #225
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #534ScoreAudio
Himnos de la Iglesia #400
Protestant Madagascar Hymnal, 2001 #407
Protestant Madagascar Hymnal, 2001 #640
Sheng tu shi ge = Hymnary (聖徒詩歌) #322
Sheng tu shi ge = Hymnary (聖徒詩歌) #684
Small Church Music #2126Audio
Small Church Music #5735Audio
The Cyber Hymnal #1452TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #1727TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #3435TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #4261TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #5194TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #6615TextScoreAudio
Include 134 pre-1979 instances



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