BOURGEOIS

BOURGEOIS

Composer: Louis Bourgeois (1551)
Published in 2 hymnals


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Composer: Louis Bourgeois

Loys "Louis" Bourgeois (French: [buʁʒwa]; c. 1510 – 1559) was a French composer and music theorist of the Renaissance. He is most famous as one of the main compilers of Calvinist hymn tunes in the middle of the 16th century. One of the most famous melodies in all of Christendom, the Protestant doxology known as the Old 100th, is commonly attributed to him. See also in: Wikipedia  Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Louis Bourgeois (1551)
Meter: 8.7.8.7.7.7.8.8
Incipit: 12765 23432 11232
Key: F Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #3417
Text: Joy and Triumph Everlasting
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