CRUX CRUDELIS

CRUX CRUDELIS

Composer: A. L. Peace
Published in 12 hymnals


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Composer: A. L. Peace

Albert Lister Peace DMus United Kingdom 1844-1912. Born at Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England, son of a warehouseman and woolstapler, he was extremely gifted as a musician, largely self-taught, playing the organ at Holmfirth Parish Church near Huddersfield at age nine. He married Margaret Martin Steel Gilchrist, and they had three children: Lister, Archibald, and Margaret. In 1865 he was appointed organist of Trinity Congregational Church in Glasgow, Scotland. He obtained his doctorate degree from the University of Oxford in 1875. He became organist at Glasgow Cathedral in 1879. In 1897 he succeeded William Best as organist at St George‚Äôs Hall, Liverpool. In later years he was in much demand to play the organ in recitals. He did so… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: CRUX CRUDELIS
Composer: A. L. Peace
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Incipit: 33335 54443 33132
Key: D Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Texts

A voice upon the midnight air

A voice upon the midnight air,
Where Kedron's moonlit waters stray,
Weeps forth in agony of prayer,
"O Father, take this cup away."

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The Wondrous King

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The Cyber Hymnal #7085
Text: A Voice upon the Midnight Air
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The Cyber Hymnal #7085

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