Composer: David Evans (1927)
Published in 24 hymnals

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Composer: David Evans

David Evans (February 6, 1874 - May 17, 1948) was a Welsh musician and composer. Evans was born at Resolven, Glamorgan. He worked in the coal industry as a teenager, but music was always his primary interest. He won a music scholarship and became a pupil of Joseph Parry, which led to his qualifying at University of Wales, Cardiff, in 1895. He went on to become organist and choirmaster of Jewin Calvinistic Methodist Church in London. He succeeded Joseph Parry, his former teacher, in the Music department at Cardiff, where he was appointed a professor in 1908. Most of his compositions were of a religious nature, including many hymns. He participated actively in the Eisteddfod movement. Some compositions attributed to him were in fact writte… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: David Evans (1927)
Incipit: 51231 43231 6
Key: F Major
Copyright: © 1927 by David Evans



Instances (1 - 11 of 11)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Hymnal 1982: according to the use of the Episcopal Church #590
Moravian Book of Worship #671
Presbyterian Hymnal: hymns, psalms, and spiritual songs #424TextPage Scan
Rejoice in the Lord #389
Small Church Music #818Audio
The Cyber Hymnal #5332ScoreAudio
The New Century Hymnal #212Text
The New Century Hymnal #429
The New Century Hymnal #527Text
Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #147
Worship (3rd ed.) #646
Include 13 pre-1979 instances
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