CHARMINSTER

CHARMINSTER

Composer: Cyril Taylor
Published in 3 hymnals


Audio files: Recording

Composer: Cyril Taylor

Cyril V. Taylor (b. Wigan, Lancashire, England, 1907; d. Petersfield, England, 1992) was a chorister at Magdalen College School, Oxford, and studied at Christ Church, Oxford, and Westcott House, Cambridge. Ordained a priest in the Church of England in 1932, he served the church as both pastor and musician. His positions included being a producer in the religious broadcasting department of the BBC (1939­1953), chaplain of the Royal School of Church Music (1953-1958), vicar of Cerne Abbas in Dorsetshire (1958-1969), and precentor of Salisbury Cathedral (1969-1975). He contributed twenty hymn tunes to the BBC Hymn Book (1951), which he edited, and other tunes to the Methodist Hymns and Psalms (1983). He also edited 100 Hymns for Today (1969)… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: CHARMINSTER
Composer: Cyril Taylor
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Incipit: 51235 43212 31142
Key: F Major or modal
Copyright: © Hope Publishing Co.

Instances

Instances (1 - 3 of 3)

Hymns and Psalms #555

Audio

Small Church Music #7008

The Book of Praise #74

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