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PASTOR BONUS (Caldecott)

PASTOR BONUS (Caldecott)

Composer: Alfred Caldicott (1842-1897)
Published in 24 hymnals

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Composer: Alfred Caldicott (1842-1897)

The eldest son of a hop merchant and amateur musician at Worcester, the Alfred James Caldicott was born there on November 26, 1842. Like his six brothers, he was a chorister in the Cathedral choir, and at the age of fourteen was articled to the late Mr. Done, the Cathedral organist. He subsequently entered the Conservatorium at Leipzig, where he studied under Moscheles, Hauptmann, and Plaidy. On his return to Worcester he became organist of St. Stephen's Church and to the Corporation, and also conductor of the Worcester Musical Society. In 1878 he took the degree of Bachelor in Music at the University of Cambridge, under the Professorate of Sir G.A.Macfarren. Three years later his sacred cantata "The Widow of Nain" was performed at the Worc… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: PASTOR BONUS (Caldecott)
Composer: Alfred Caldicott (1842-1897)
Meter: D
Incipit: 11765 67651 76567
Key: A♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain


The Cyber Hymnal #2
Text: At All Times Praise the Lord
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #3204
Text: I Seek The Kingdom First
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)


Instances (1 - 3 of 3)

Small Church Music #6557


The Cyber Hymnal #2


The Cyber Hymnal #3204

Include 21 pre-1979 instances
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