CONTEMPLATION (Ouseley)

CONTEMPLATION (Ouseley)

Composer: Frederick A. Gore Ouseley (1889)
Published in 13 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF
Audio files: Recording

Composer: Frederick A. Gore 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 A. Gore Ouseley (1889)
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Incipit: 35235 4321
Key: D Major

Instances

Instances (1 - 12 of 12)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Ancient and Modern: hymns and songs for refreshing worship #820Text
Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #813
Common Praise: A new edition of Hymns Ancient and Modern #617Page Scan
Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #732aTextPage Scan
Hymns and Psalms: a Methodist and ecumenical hymn book #372
Hymns and Psalms: a Methodist and ecumenical hymn book #573a
Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #39
Rejoice in the Lord #244TextPage Scan
Rejoice in the Lord #358TextPage Scan
Singing the Faith #97a
Small Church Music #1160Audio
The New English Hymnal #472bTextPage Scan
Include 1 pre-1979 instance



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