HOLLAND (Holland National Air)

HOLLAND (Holland National Air)

Adapter: E. J. Hopkins
Published in 6 hymnals


Adapter: E. J. Hopkins

Dr Edward John Hopkins MusDoc United Kingdom 1818-1901. Born at Westminster, England, the son of a clarinetist with the Royal Opera House orchestra, he became an organist (as did two of his brothers) and a composer. In 1826 he became a chorister of the Chapel Royal and sang at the coronation of King William IV in Westminster Abbey. He also sang in the choir of St. Paul’s Cathedral, a double schedule requiring skill and dexterity. On Sunday evenings he would play the outgoing voluntary at St. Martin’s in-the-field. He left Chapel Royal in 1834 and started studying organ construction at two organ factories. He took an appointment at Mitcham Church as organist at age 16, winning an audition against other organists. Four years later… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: HOLLAND (Holland National Air)
Adapter: E. J. Hopkins
Meter: 7.6.7.6.7.6.7.6
Incipit: 51132 17651 71432
Key: A Major
Source: Holland National Air;National Anthem of Holland
Copyright: Public Domain

Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)
Page Scan

Advent Songs #15

Page Scan

Heart and Voice #227

TextPage Scan

Methodist Hymn and Tune Book #630

TextPage Scan

The New Christian Hymnal #20

Page Scan

The Praise Hymnary #61

TextPage Scan

Voices of Praise #174

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us



Advertisements


It looks like you are using an ad-blocker. Ad revenue helps keep us running. Please consider white-listing Hymnary.org or subscribing to eliminate ads entirely and help support Hymnary.org.