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)

Hymnal 1982: according to the use of the Episcopal Church #590

Moravian Book of Worship #671

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Presbyterian Hymnal: hymns, psalms, and spiritual songs #424

Rejoice in the Lord #389


Small Church Music #818


The Cyber Hymnal #5332


The New Century Hymnal #212

The New Century Hymnal #429


The New Century Hymnal #527

Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #147

Worship (3rd ed.) #646

Include 13 pre-1979 instances
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