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Composer: Francis Stanfield
Published in 6 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Composer: Francis Stanfield

Stanfield, Francis, s. of Clarkson Stanfield the artist, was b. in London Nov. 5, 1836 [sic. 1835], and educated at St. Edmund's College, near Ware. Since his ordination he has principally been engaged in conducting missions and retreats, but he was for some time stationed at Hertford, and has been lately priest in charge at Old Hall Green, Herts. A collected edition of his hymns is being issued by the Benedictine Fathers at Ramsgate. They include:ā€” i. From his Catholic Hymns, pt. i. 1858, ii. 1860:ā€” 1. All hail, bright feast of jubilation. All Saints. 2. All ye who love your fatherland. Prayer for England. 3. Drear is the nightfall. B. V. M. 4. Hail, Virgin Queen of May's bright gladdening hours. May. 5. Hear th… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Francis Stanfield
Incipit: 35423 13671 23235
Key: D Major



Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations

  • Hymns Amazing: Fifty of the Finest, Like They've Never Sounded Before, Plus a Prelude on Every One!
    Composer/Editor June Nixon
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2015) pp. 68


Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Ancient and Modern #464

Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #684

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Common Praise #324

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Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #622


Small Church Music #1589

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The New English Hymnal #307

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