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LAUS DEO (Redhead)

Composer: Richard Redhead

Richard Redhead (b. Harrow, Middlesex, England, 1820; d. Hellingley, Sussex, England, 1901) was a chorister at Magdalen College, Oxford. At age nineteen he was invited to become organist at Margaret Chapel (later All Saints Church), London. Greatly influencing the musical tradition of the church, he remained in that position for twenty-five years as organist and an excellent trainer of the boys' choirs. Redhead and the church's rector, Frederick Oakeley, were strongly committed to the Oxford Movement, which favored the introduction of Roman elements into Anglican worship. Together they produced the first Anglican plainsong psalter, Laudes Diurnae (1843). Redhead spent the latter part of his career as organist at St. Mary Magdalene Church in… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: LAUS DEO (Redhead)
Composer: Richard Redhead (1853)
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Incipit: 17132 11762 51665
Key: A♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Arrangements

Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations

  • Hymn Tunes in Lower Keys: The Book to Grab When the Congregation Complains that the Hymns are Too High!
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2011) pp. 141
  • 200 Last Verses: Completely Revised to Complement the Keys in Major Hymn Books
    Composer/Editor Noel Rawsthorne
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2009) pp. 83
  • The Really Big Descant Book - Full Music Edition: 250 Settings to Raise the Roof by the World's Finest Church Music Composers
    Composer/Editor Philip Moore
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2009) pp. 114
  • Restrained Last Verses: Varied Accompaniments for Popular Hymns
    Composer/Editor Michael Higgins
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2003) pp. 66
  • 100 Alternative Hymn Tune Arrangements
    Composer/Editor Andrew Moore
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2001) pp. 17
  • Last Verse Extravaganza for Organ: 200 Fabulous Arrangements
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2001) pp. 81
  • The Ultimate Finishing Touch: Last-verse Arrangements of Well-loved Hymn Tunes
    Composer/Editor Harrison Oxley
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2000) pp. 76
  • Final Flourishes Volume 2: Hymn Tune Settings for Organ and Congregation
    Composer/Editor Antony Baldwin
    Published By: Sacred Music Press (1999) pp. 9
  • After the Last Verse: 200 Hymn Improvisations
    Composer/Editor Malcolm Archer
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (1995) pp. 83
  • The Last Verse for Lent, Palm Sunday and Easter: Sixteen Free Hymn Accompaniments for Holy Week
    Composer/Editor Janet Linker
    Published By: Beckenhorst Press, Inc. (1995) pp. 13
  • Hymns for Occasions: One Hundred Special Arrangements
    Composer/Editor Colin Mawby
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (1994) pp. 46
  • Accompaniments for Unison Hymn-Singing
    Composer/Editors Gerald H. Knight; Charles MacPherson
    Published By: The Royal School of Church Music (1981) pp. 21
  • Hymns for Choirs
    Composer/Editor David Willcocks
    Published By: Oxford University Press (1976) pp. 28

Organ Solo

  • Oxford Hymn Settings for Organists Volume 5 Pentecost and Trinity: 27 Original Pieces on hymns for Pentecost and Trinity
    Composer/Editors Rebecca Groom Te Velde; David Blackwell; Brian Solomons
    Published By: Oxford University Press (2016) pp. 32
  • 150 Hymn Preludes Book 2 Hymn Tune L - W: Short and Playable Pieces in Keys to Match All Popular Hymn Books
    Composer/Editor Quentin Thomas
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2010) pp. 278, 280
  • Hymn Preludes for the Church Year Book 2: Ordinary Time
    Composer/Editor Malcolm Archer
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2001) pp. 116
  • Organ Miniatures: 200 Short Improvisations on Familiar Hymn Tunes
    Composer/Editor June Nixon
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (1999) pp. 92
  • 100 Hymn Preludes for Manuals
    Composer/Editor James Patten
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (1996) pp. 21
  • 113 Variations on Hymn Tunes for Organ
    Composer/Editor George Thalben-Ball
    Published By: Novello and Company Limited (1969) pp. 45

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Ancient and Modern #603

Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #88

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Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #139

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Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #603

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Common Praise (1998) #326

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Common Praise #392

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Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #86

Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #288a

Hymns Ancient and Modern, New Standard Edition #96

Hymns and Psalms #15b

Hymns and Psalms #445

Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #578

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Hymns of Glory, Songs of Praise #139

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Hymns of Glory, Songs of Praise #603

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Moravian Book of Worship #398

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Rejoice in the Lord #612

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Small Church Music #526

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Small Church Music #912

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Small Church Music #3516

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The Cyber Hymnal #636

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The Hymnal 1982 #241

The Irish Presbyterian Hymbook #157

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The Irish Presbyterian Hymbook #232

The Irish Presbyterian Hymbook #470

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The New English Hymnal #51

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The New English Hymnal #343

Together in Song #525

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TTT-Himnaro Cigneta #41b

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