MAGDA

MAGDA

Composer: Ralph Vaughan Williams (1925)
Published in 13 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF
Audio files: Recording

Composer: Ralph Vaughan Williams

Through his composing, conducting, collecting, editing, and teaching, Ralph Vaughan Williams (b. Down Ampney, Gloucestershire, England, October 12, 1872; d. Westminster, London, England, August 26, 1958) became the chief figure in the realm of English music and church music in the first half of the twentieth century. His education included instruction at the Royal College of Music in London and Trinity College, Cambridge, as well as additional studies in Berlin and Paris. During World War I he served in the army medical corps in France. Vaughan Williams taught music at the Royal College of Music (1920-1940), conducted the Bach Choir in London (1920-1927), and directed the Leith Hill Music Festival in Dorking (1905-1953). A major influence i… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: MAGDA
Composer: Ralph Vaughan Williams (1925)
Meter: 10.10.10.10
Incipit: 51653 12345 3
Key: C Major
Copyright: From Enlarged Songs of Praise; used by permission of Oxford University Press

Media

Small Church Music #1924
  • PDF Score (PDF)

Instances

Instances (1 - 10 of 10)
Text

Ancient and Modern #447

Ancient and Modern #478

TextPage Scan

Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #610

Common Praise (1998) #472

Audio

Common Praise #304

Common Praise #438

Text

Hymns of Glory, Songs of Praise #610

Rejoice in the Lord #373

Audio

Small Church Music #1924

The New English Hymnal #321

Include 3 pre-1979 instances
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