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Composer: Gerard Francis Cobb

Gerard Francis Cobb was born at Nettlestead (near Maidstone), Kent, on 15 October 1838, the youngest of five children of the Reverend William Francis Cobb (1795-1862) - the rector of Nettlestead - and his wife, Mary Blackburn. The five children were:- 1. Mary (1826-1906), 2. Clement Francis (1821-1896), 3. William Francis (1831-1916), 4. Francis (1834-1920), and 5. Gerard Francis (1838-1904). (The patronymic ‘Francis' occurs in several generations. Gerard's grandfather was Francis Cobb (1759-1831), a brewer and banker of Margate, whose sons were William Francis (Gerard's father), John Francis and Thomas Francis. Gerard's brother Clement also had a son Francis William (1872-1938). The parents were both musical, the mother being a pianist (… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Gerard Francis Cobb
Meter: 8.8.7.8.8.7
Incipit: 12333 43213 45556
Key: F Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #1045
Text: Come, Pure Hearts
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The Cyber Hymnal #7827
Text: Zion, to Thy Savior Singing
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  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
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Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)
Text

New English Praise #664

Audio

Small Church Music #1358

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #1045

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #7827

Trinity Psalter Hymnal #199

TextPage Scan

ترانيم الإيمان #232

Include 8 pre-1979 instances
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