[Chant] (Barnby 13655)

[Chant] (Barnby 13655)

Composer: Joseph Barnby
Published in 11 hymnals

Composer: Joseph Barnby

Barnby was a composer, conductor and (like his father Thomas Barnby) an organist. He entered the choir of York Minster at age seven, and was an organist and choirmaster at twelve. In 1854 he went to London and entered the Royal Academy of Music, where he studied under Cipriani Potter and Charles Lucas. In 1856, he competed for the first Mendelssohn Scholarship. When the examinations were over, of the nineteen applicants, he was tied for first place with Arthur Sullivan. After a second test, Sullivan won. Barnby was organist at Mitcham, St. Michael’s, Queenhithe, and St. James’ the Less, Westminster, before he was appointed to St. Andrew’s, Wells Street, where he remained from 1863 to 1871, establishing the musical reputation of the… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Joseph Barnby
Incipit: 13655 17665 54366
Key: E Major
Copyright: Public Domain


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Christ in Song: for all religious services nearly one thousand best gospel hymns, new and old with responsive scripture readings (Rev. and Enl.) #235TextPage Scan
Church Hymns and Tunes #C36Page Scan
Hymns for the Living Age #500Page Scan
Hymns of the United Church #470Page Scan
Pilgrim Hymnal #568
The Hymnal #A53TextPage Scan
The Hymnal : published in 1895 and revised in 1911 by authority of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in the United States of America : with the supplement of 1917 #742cPage Scan
The Hymnal of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America 1940 #632TextPage Scan
The Hymnal: as authorized and approved by the General Convention of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America in the year of our Lord 1916 #C72TextPage Scan
The Hymnbook #592TextPage Scan
The Sanctuary Hymnal, published by Order of the General Conference of the United Brethren in Christ #595Page Scan
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