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LEAD ME, LORD

Composer: Samuel Sebastian Wesley

Samuel Sebastian Wesley (b. London, England, 1810; d. Gloucester, England, 1876) was an English organist and composer. The grandson of Charles Wesley, he was born in London, and sang in the choir of the Chapel Royal as a boy. He learned composition and organ from his father, Samuel, completed a doctorate in music at Oxford, and composed for piano, organ, and choir. He was organist at Hereford Cathedral (1832-1835), Exeter Cathedral (1835-1842), Leeds Parish Church (1842­-1849), Winchester Cathedral (1849-1865), and Gloucester Cathedral (1865-1876). Wesley strove to improve the standards of church music and the status of church musicians; his observations and plans for reform were published as A Few Words on Cathedral Music and the Music Sy… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: LEAD ME, LORD
Composer: Samuel Sebastian Wesley (1861)
Meter: Irregular
Incipit: 32143 21332 53212
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Arrangements

Piano Solo

  • Songs of the Shepherd: Hymns of Comfort and Safety
    Composer/Editor Jan Sanborn
    Published By: Fred Bock Music Company (2003) pp. 10
  • Piano Meditations: Reflections on Hymns and Biblical Stories in a Jazz Style
    Composer/Editor Chuck Marohnic
    Published By: MorningStar Music Publishers, Inc. (2000) pp. 16
  • Great Hymns for Praise and Worship
    Composer/Editor Fred Bock
    Published By: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation (1992) pp. 31
  • 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. 28

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  • OCP Organ Series Anthology Volume 3: Contemporary Classics
    Composer/Editor Jeffrey Honore
    Published By: OCP Publications (2002) pp. 83
  • The Organist's Library Volume 31
    Composer/Editor Samuel Sebastian Wesley
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2002) pp. 26
  • The Organ Portfolio Volume 64 Number 6 July 2001: A Bi-monthly Anthology for the Church Organist
    Composer/Editors Gilbert M. Martin; Samuel Sebastian Wesley
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2001) pp. 26
  • The Organist Volume 79 Number 3 July 1975: A Bi-Monthly Publication for Church Organists
    Composer/Editors Roger C. Wilson; Samuel Sebastian Wesley
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1975) pp. 37
  • The Organ Portfolio Volume 30 Number 6 August 1967: A Bi-Monthly Magazine for Church Organists
    Composer/Editors L. N. Porter; Samuel Sebastian Wesley
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1967) pp. 65
  • Lorenz's Organ Album No. 33: Three-Staff Voluntaries for the Church Organ
    Composer/Editor Chester Nordman
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1961) pp. 28
  • The Organ Portfolio Volume 24 Number 4 April 1961: A Bi-Monthly Magazine for Church Organists
    Composer/Editors Ellen Jane Lorenz; Bernhard Molique
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1961) pp. 28
  • The Organist Volume 64 Number 3 July August 1960: A Bi-monthly Magazine for Church Organists
    Composer/Editors Rob Roy Peery; Samuel Sebastian Wesley
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1960) pp. 71

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The United Methodist Hymnal #473
Text: Lead Me, Lord
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