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BISHOPGARTH

BISHOPGARTH

Composer: Arthur Sullivan
Published in 45 hymnals


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

Composer: Arthur Sullivan

Arthur Seymour Sullivan (b Lambeth, London. England. 1842; d. Westminster, London, 1900) was born of an Italian mother and an Irish father who was an army band­master and a professor of music. Sullivan entered the Chapel Royal as a chorister in 1854. He was elected as the first Mendelssohn scholar in 1856, when he began his studies at the Royal Academy of Music in London. He also studied at the Leipzig Conservatory (1858-1861) and in 1866 was appointed professor of composition at the Royal Academy of Music. Early in his career Sullivan composed oratorios and music for some Shakespeare plays. However, he is best known for writing the music for lyrics by William S. Gilbert, which produced popular operettas such as H.M.S. Pinafore (1878), The… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: BISHOPGARTH
Composer: Arthur Sullivan
Meter: 8.7.8.7 D
Incipit: 53333 43225 63212
Key: F Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Notes

Sullivan composed the tune for the Golden Jubilee of Queen Victoria's reign; hence a few hymnals call it JUBILEE.

Arrangements

Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations

  • 150 Last Verse Harmonies: For Use with the Hymn Books of the Baptist, Methodist, United Reformed and Other Free Churches
    Composer/Editor Andrew Fletcher
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2007) pp. 22

Organ Solo

  • The Sacred Organ Journal Volume 43 Number 6 July August 2009: The Organist's Companion for the Church Year
    Composer/Editor Gilbert M. Martin
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2009) pp. 6
  • Three Hymn Settings for Organ Set 1
    Composer/Editor Paul O. Manz
    Published By: MorningStar Music Publishers, Inc. (1999) pp. 12
  • The Organ Portfolio Volume 31 Number 1 October 1967: A Bi-Monthly Magazine for Church Organists
    Composer/Editor L. N. Porter
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1967) pp. 18

Media

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #555
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #1590
Text: For My Sake, and the Gospel's
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #6873
Text: To Thee, O Lord, Our Hearts We Raise
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #7700
Text: Who Trusts in God, a Strong Abode
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)

Instances

Instances (1 - 12 of 12)
ScoreAudio

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #555

TextPage Scan

Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #248

Hymns and Psalms #362

Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #295

Text

Hymns of Glory, Songs of Praise #248

Singing the Faith #129

Audio

Small Church Music #2267

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #1590

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #6873

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #7700

TextPage Scan

The Irish Presbyterian Hymbook #633

TextAudio

TTT-Himnaro Cigneta #61a

Include 33 pre-1979 instances
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