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MILITES (Monk)

MILITES (Monk)

Composer: William Henry Monk
Published in 4 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Composer: William Henry Monk

William H. Monk (b. Brompton, London, England, 1823; d. London, 1889) is best known for his music editing of Hymns Ancient and Modern (1861, 1868; 1875, and 1889 editions). He also adapted music from plainsong and added accompaniments for Introits for Use Throughout the Year, a book issued with that famous hymnal. Beginning in his teenage years, Monk held a number of musical positions. He became choirmaster at King's College in London in 1847 and was organist and choirmaster at St. Matthias, Stoke Newington, from 1852 to 1889, where he was influenced by the Oxford Movement. At St. Matthias, Monk also began daily choral services with the choir leading the congregation in music chosen according to the church year, including psalms chanted to… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: MILITES (Monk)
Composer: William Henry Monk
Meter: 12.9.12.9
Incipit: 34535 66425 43123
Key: D Major
Source: Hymns Ancient and Modern, 1889
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #4964
Text: O How Happy Are They Who the Savior Obey
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #7173
Text: We Are Soldiers of Christ
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)

Instances

Instances (1 - 2 of 2)
TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #4964

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #7173

Include 2 pre-1979 instances
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