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MOULTRIE (Cobb 51173)

Composer: Gerard Francis Cobb

Gerard Francis Cobb was born at Nettlestead (near Maidstone), Kent, on 15 October 1838, the youngest of five children of the Reverend William Francis Cobb (1795-1862) - the rector of Nettlestead - and his wife, Mary Blackburn. The five children were:- 1. Mary (1826-1906), 2. Clement Francis (1821-1896), 3. William Francis (1831-1916), 4. Francis (1834-1920), and 5. Gerard Francis (1838-1904). (The patronymic ‘Francis' occurs in several generations. Gerard's grandfather was Francis Cobb (1759-1831), a brewer and banker of Margate, whose sons were William Francis (Gerard's father), John Francis and Thomas Francis. Gerard's brother Clement also had a son Francis William (1872-1938). The parents were both musical, the mother being a pianist (… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: MOULTRIE (Cobb 51173)
Composer: Gerard Francis Cobb
Incipit: 51173 22154 31231
Key: F Major
Copyright: Public Domain


Organ Solo

  • The Organist's Library Volume 51
    Composer/Editor Robert J. Powell
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2012) pp. 83
  • The Organ Portfolio Volume 74 Number 5 May June 2011: The Service Music Anthology for the Church Organist
    Composer/Editors Gilbert M. Martin; Robert J. Powell
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2011) pp. 83
  • The Trinity Organ Collection: Six Hymns for the Holy Trinity
    Composer/Editor Robert J. Powell
    Published By: The H. W. Gray Company (1999) pp. 22


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The Hymnal 1982 #275

Include 17 pre-1979 instances
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