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Composer (attributed to): Henry Purcell

Henry Purcell, 10 September 1659(?)– 21 November 1695), was an English composer. Although incorporating Italian and French stylistic elements into his compositions, Purcell's legacy was a uniquely English form of Baroque music. He is generally considered to be one of the greatest English composers; no other native-born English composer approached his fame until Edward Elgar. Early life and career Purcell was born in St Ann's Lane Old Pye Street, Westminster. Henry Purcell Senior,whose older brother Thomas Purcell (d. 1682) was also a musician, was a gentleman of the Chapel Royal and sang at the coronation of King Charles II of England. Henry the elder had three sons: Edward, Henry and Daniel. Daniel Purcell (d. 1717), the youngest of… Go to person page >

Composer (attributed to): Matthew Wilkins

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Tune Information

Composer (attributed to): Henry Purcell
Composer (attributed to): Matthew Wilkins
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Incipit: 11234 54327 12345
Key: f minor
Source: Chetham's Psalmody, 1718
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #1328
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
  • Four-part harmony, full score, Alternate arrangement (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #1962
Text: God of My Life, Look Gently Down
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The Cyber Hymnal #3726
Text: Lord, I Approach Thy Mercy Seat
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The Cyber Hymnal #4098
Text: Lord, When We Bend Before Thy Throne
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The Cyber Hymnal #4870
Text: O God, My Refuge, Hear My Cries
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The Cyber Hymnal #5011
Text: O Jesu Christ, if Aught There Be
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The Cyber Hymnal #6845
Text: To Calvary, Lord, in Spirit Now
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Instances

Instances (1 - 14 of 14)
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Ancient and Modern: hymns and songs for refreshing worship #744b

ScoreAudio

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #1328

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Common Praise: A new edition of Hymns Ancient and Modern #139

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Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #491b

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Hymnal 1982: according to the use of the Episcopal Church #668

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Hymns to the Living God #277

Audio

Small Church Music #1862

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The Cyber Hymnal #1962

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The Cyber Hymnal #3726

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The Cyber Hymnal #4098

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The Cyber Hymnal #4870

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The Cyber Hymnal #5011

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #6845

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The New English Hymnal #416a

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