Composer: Franz Schubert

Franz Peter Schubert, 31 January 1797 – 19 November 1828) was an Austrian composer. In a short lifespan of just 31 years, Schubert was a prolific composer, writing some 600 Lieder, nine symphonies (including the famous "Unfinished Symphony"), liturgical music, operas, some incidental music, and a large body of chamber and solo piano music. Appreciation of Schubert's music during his lifetime was limited, but interest in his work increased significantly in the decades following his death. Franz Liszt, Robert Schumann, Johannes Brahms and Felix Mendelssohn, among others, discovered and championed his works in the 19th century. Today, Schubert is seen as one of the leading exponents of the early Romantic era in music and he remains one of… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: HOLY IS THE LORD (Schubert)
Composer: Franz Schubert (c.1826)
Meter: D
Incipit: 33234 32223 12332
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain


Piano Solo

  • The Church Pianist's Library Volume 12
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2013) pp. 38
  • In the Power of Christ I Stand!: Hymns of Assurance for Solo Piano
    Composer/Editor Marty Parks
    Published By: Lillenas Publishing Company (2009) pp. 31
  • Note-Worthy: Hymn Settings for Solo Piano
    Composer/Editor Bernadine W. Johnson
    Published By: The FJH Music Company, Inc. (2005) pp. 16
  • Keys for Blended Worship Volume 2: Creative Ideas for Today's Church Pianist Combining Traditional Hymns & Contemporary Praise Songs
    Composer/Editors Carol McMillen Tornquist; Bruce Greer; Kurt Kaiser; Don Wyrtzen
    Published By: Word Music Group, LLC (2003) pp. 13
  • Sunday Morning Blend: 25 Solo Keyboard Medleys for Contemporary Worship Volume 1: Hymns plus Praise & Worship Songs Includes Chord Symbols
    Composer/Editor Carol McMillen Tornquist
    Published By: Word Music Group, LLC (2000) pp. 64
  • Great Sacred Melodies Volume 2: Arranged for Piano
    Composer/Editor Lee Dengler
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1995) pp. 32
  • Bock's Best Volume IV: 50 Outstanding Piano Arrangements of Hymns and Gospel Songs
    Composer/Editor Fred Bock
    Published By: Fred Bock Music Company (1991) pp. 8

Organ Solo

  • Easy Organ Library Volume 56
    Composer/Editor Franz Schubert
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2014) pp. 38
  • Holy Is the Lord: Treasured Hymns Old and New For Organ
    Composer/Editor Lyndell Leatherman
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2013) pp. 12


Baptist Hymnal 1991 #666
Text: Holy Is the Lord
  • Bulletin Score (PDF)
  • Full Score (PDF)
  • Bulletin Score (melody only) (PDF)
Worship and Rejoice #151
Text: Holy Is the Lord


Instances (1 - 17 of 17)
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Baptist Hymnal 1991 #666

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Celebrating Grace Hymnal #10

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Himnario Adventista del Séptimo Día #62

Hinário para o Culto Cristão #239

Hymnal #75

Rejoice Hymns #89

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Renew! Songs and Hymns for Blended Worship #203

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Sing Joyfully #31


Small Church Music #683


Small Church Music #2842

The Book of Praise #623

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The Celebration Hymnal #75

The Covenant Hymnal #106


The Worshiping Church #831

Voices Together #137

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Worship and Rejoice #151

Worship the Lord #12

Include 2 pre-1979 instances
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