HOLY COMMUNION

HOLY COMMUNION

Composer: Michael Haydn
Published in 2 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Composer: Michael Haydn

Johann Michael Hadyn Austria 1737-1806. Born at Rohrau, Austria, the son of a wheelwright and town mayor (a very religious man who also played the harp and was a great influence on his sons' religious thinking), and the younger brother of Franz Joseph Hadyn, he became a choirboy in his youth at the Cathedral of St. Stephen in Vienna, as did his brother, Joseph, an exceptional singer. For that reason boys both were taken into the church choir. Michael was a brighter student than Joseph, but was expelled from music school when his voice broke at age 17. The brothers remained close all their lives, and Joseph regarded Michael's religious works superior to his own. Michael played harpsichord, violin, and organ, earning a precarious living… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: HOLY COMMUNION
Composer: Michael Haydn
Meter: 8.8.8.8 D

Arrangements

Organ Solo

  • The Organist Volume 108 Number 1 March April 2004: The Service Music Companion for Church Organists
    Composer/Editors Gilbert M. Martin; Franklin Ritter
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2004) pp. 26

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #3723
Text: Lord, Hear My Prayer
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)

Instances

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The Cyber Hymnal #3723

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