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Composer: Charles Avison
Published in 22 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Composer: Charles Avison

Born in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, studied music in Italy, then served as organist of St. Nicholas' in Newcastle. He was respected both for his instrumental compositions and arrangements, and his writings on musical aesthetics. The hymn tunes attributed to him are adaptations. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)  Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Charles Avison
Meter: Irregular
Incipit: 56565 12343 23456
Copyright: Public Domain


Shout the glad tidings, exultingly sing

Shout the glad tidings, exultingly sing;
Jerusalem triumphs, Messiah is King!

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Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #650
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #6057
Text: Shout the Glad Tidings
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
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