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BETHANY (Goss)

BETHANY (Goss)

Adapter: John Goss (1864)
Published in 1 hymnal


Adapter: John Goss

John Goss (b. Fareham, Hampshire, England, 1800; d. London, England, 1880). As a boy Goss was a chorister at the Chapel Royal and later sang in the opera chorus of the Covent Garden Theater. He was a professor of music at the Royal Academy of Music (1827-1874) and organist of St. Paul Cathedral, London (1838-1872); in both positions he exerted significant influence on the reform of British cathedral music. Goss published Parochial Psalmody (1826) and Chants, Ancient and Modern (1841); he edited William Mercer's Church Psalter and Hymn Book (1854). With James Turle he published a two-volume collection of anthems and Anglican service music (1854). Bert Polman Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: BETHANY (Goss)
Adapter: John Goss (1864)
Meter: 8.7.8.7
Incipit: 13517 65432 12765
Key: F Major
Copyright: Public Domain

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Church Book #127

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