LONGWOOD (Barnby)

LONGWOOD (Barnby)

Composer: Joseph Barnby (1872)
Published in 35 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Composer: Joseph Barnby

Joseph Barnby (b. York, England, 1838; d. London, England, 1896) An accomplished and popular choral director in England, Barby showed his musical genius early: he was an organist and choirmaster at the age of twelve. He became organist at St. Andrews, Wells Street, London, where he developed an outstanding choral program (at times nicknamed "the Sunday Opera"). Barnby introduced annual performances of J. S. Bach's St. John Passion in St. Anne's, Soho, and directed the first performance in an English church of the St. Matthew Passion. He was also active in regional music festivals, conducted the Royal Choral Society, and composed and edited music (mainly for Novello and Company). In 1892 he was knighted by Queen Victoria. His compositions in… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Joseph Barnby (1872)
Meter: 10.10.10.10
Incipit: 33453 21171 33457
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Texts

Father, Again in Jesus' Name We Meet

Lead us, O Father, in the paths of peace

Spirit of God, Descend upon My Heart

Spirit of God, who dwells within my heart,
wean it from sin, through all its pulses move.
Stoop to my weakness, mighty as you are,
and make me love you as I ought to love.

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Media

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #1399
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #1447
Text: Father, Again in Jesus' Name We Meet
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #3729
Text: Lord, I Believe
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #10686
Text: Great King! From Heaven's High Throne
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #10699
Text: See, Where A Tender Mother Fondly Bends
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

Instances (1 - 9 of 9)
ScoreAudio

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #1399

Church Hymnal, Mennonite #170

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Rejoice in the Lord #60

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #1447

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #3729

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #10686

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #10699

TextPage Scan

Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #380

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Trinity Psalter Hymnal #39

Include 26 pre-1979 instances
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