MOUNT ZION (Sullivan)

MOUNT ZION (Sullivan)

Composer: Arthur Sullivan
Published in 17 hymnals

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Composer: Arthur Sullivan

Arthur Seymour Sullivan (b Lambeth, London. England. 1842; d. Westminster, London, 1900) was born of an Italian mother and an Irish father who was an army band­master and a professor of music. Sullivan entered the Chapel Royal as a chorister in 1854. He was elected as the first Mendelssohn scholar in 1856, when he began his studies at the Royal Academy of Music in London. He also studied at the Leipzig Conservatory (1858-1861) and in 1866 was appointed professor of composition at the Royal Academy of Music. Early in his career Sullivan composed oratorios and music for some Shakespeare plays. However, he is best known for writing the music for lyrics by William S. Gilbert, which produced popular operettas such as H.M.S. Pinafore (1878), The… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: MOUNT ZION (Sullivan)
Composer: Arthur Sullivan
Incipit: 34561 71536 66222
Key: D Major
Copyright: Public Domain



Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations

  • 150 Last Verse Harmonies: For Use with the Hymn Books of the Baptist, Methodist, United Reformed and Other Free Churches
    Composer/Editor Martin Setchell
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2007) pp. 87

Organ Solo

  • The Organist Volume 101 Number 2 May 1997: The Service Music Companion for Church Organists
    Composer/Editors Gregg Sewell; Steven Scott
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1997) pp. 48


The Cyber Hymnal #7690
Text: When This Passing World Is Done
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The Cyber Hymnal #11110
Text: Lord Of Power, Lord Of Might
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  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)


Instances (1 - 5 of 5)

Church Hymnal, Mennonite #314


Small Church Music #1906


The Cyber Hymnal #7690


The Cyber Hymnal #11110

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Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #545

Include 12 pre-1979 instances
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