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[Mayenziwe 'ntando yakho] (South African)

[Mayenziwe 'ntando yakho] (South African)

Transcriber: John L. Bell
Published in 22 hymnals

Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Transcriber: John L. Bell

John Bell (b. 1949) was born in the Scottish town of Kilmarnock in Ayrshire, intending to be a music teacher when he felt the call to the ministry. But in frustration with his classes, he did volunteer work in a deprived neighborhood in London for a time and also served for two years as an associate pastor at the English Reformed Church in Amsterdam. After graduating he worked for five years as a youth pastor for the Church of Scotland, serving a large region that included about 500 churches. He then took a similar position with the Iona Community, and with his colleague Graham Maule, began to broaden the youth ministry to focus on renewal of the church’s worship. His approach soon turned to composing songs within the identifiable traditi… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [Mayenziwe 'ntando yakho] (South African)
Transcriber: John L. Bell
Place Of Origin: South Africa
Incipit: 51326 21715 13262
Key: E Major
Source: South African traditional;As taught by George Mxadana
Copyright: © 1990 Iona Community, admin. GIA Publications, Inc.



Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations

  • Introductions and Alternate Accompaniments for Organ Volume 8: Evangelical Lutheran Worship, Hymns 705 - 754
    Composer/Editors Norma Aamodt-Nelson; Marissa Bauck; David M. Cherwien
    Published By: Augsburg Fortress (2008) pp. 741
  • Introductions and Alternate Accompaniments for Piano Volume 8: Evangelical Lutheran Worship, Hymns 705 - 754
    Composer/Editors Norma Aamodt-Nelson; Marissa Bauck; Keith Kolander; Elizabeth Jordan
    Published By: Augsburg Fortress (2008) pp. 741

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  • In the Singing: Global Hymn Tunes
    Composer/Editor Carlton R. Young
    Published By: Augsburg Fortress (2008) pp. 32


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