[Come! tune your heart, to bear its part]

[Come! tune your heart, to bear its part]

Composer: Frederick Ouseley
Published in 4 hymnals

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Composer: Frederick Ouseley

Born: August 12, 1825, London, England. Died: April 6, 1889, Hereford, England. Buried: Church of St. Michael and All Angels, Tenbury Wells, Hereford and Worcester, England. Gore-Ouseley was educated at Oxford University (BA 1846, MA 1849, DMus 1854), and was ordained in 1849. In 1855, he was appointed Oxford Professor of Music, succeeding Henry Bishop. At that time, Oxford music degrees were easy to obtain, as there were no conditions of residence. Candidates only had to submit a musical composition, (e.g., for choir or orchestra). This was then approved by the examiner, rehearsed and performed to a small, select audience at Oxford. As far as Ouseley was concerned, this only meant two or three trips to Oxford each year, usually for tw… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Frederick Ouseley
Incipit: 13453 46551 76543
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain


Come! Tune Your Heart

Come! tune your heart, to bear its part,
And celebrate Messiah&#;s feast with praises, with praises;
Let love inspire the joyful choir,
While to the God of love, glad hymns it raises, it raises.

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The Cyber Hymnal #1126
Text: Come! Tune Your Heart
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