BUILTH (Jenkins)

BUILTH (Jenkins)

Composer: David Jenkins
Published in 7 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF
Audio files: Recording

Composer: David Jenkins

Born: December 30, 1848, Trecastle, Breconshire, Wales. Died: December 10, 1915, Aberystwyth, Cardiganshire, Wales. Buried: Trecastle, Breconshire, Wales. Professor David Jenkins (1848 - 1915) was a Welsh composer born at Trecastle, Brecknockshire, Wales. Originally apprenticed to the tailoring trade, he joined the Tonic Solfa choral movement and in 1874 enrolled at Aberystwyth College and studied under the renowned composer Joseph Parry, the first Professor of Music there. Jenkins received his Mus. Bac. from Cambridge in 1878. In 1893, he was appointed lecturer in the newly-formed Music Department of the University of Wales, Aberystwyth, and was appointed Professor in 1910, a post he held until his death. He was a prominent figure in… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: BUILTH (Jenkins)
Composer: David Jenkins
Meter: M.28.(64.64.666.4.)
Incipit: 51176 54323
Key: C Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Alternative Tunes


Organ Solo

  • Preludes on the Great Welsh Hymn Tunes: Organ
    Composer/Editor Robert W. Jones
    Published By: Broadman Press (2001) pp. 22


Instances (1 - 7 of 7)
Page Scan

Cân a Mawl #249

Hymnau a thonau at wasanaeth amrywiol gyfarfodydd y cysegr #74

Mawl a chân = praise and song #19

Old and New Welsh and English Hymns #72


Small Church Music #3633


Small Church Music #4154

Welsh and English Hymns and Anthems #73

Exclude 4 pre-1979 instances
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