Composer: Charles Henry Purday
Published in 2 hymnals

Composer: Charles Henry Purday

Charles H. Purday (1799-1885) A publisher, composer, lecturer, and writer, Purday had a special interest in church music. He published Crown Court Psalmody (1854), Church and Home Metrical Psalter and Hymnal (1860), which included SANDON, and, with Frances Havergal, Songs of Peace and Joy (1879). A precentor in the Scottish Church in Crown Court, London, Purday sang at the coronation of Queen Victoria. In the publishing field he is known as a strong proponent of better copyright laws to protect the works of authors and publishers. Bert Polman Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: BAYSWATER (Purday)
Composer: Charles Henry Purday
Incipit: 11132 12171
Key: F Major
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 1 of 1)

Church Hymnal, Mennonite #257

Include 1 pre-1979 instance
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