Composer: David Jenkins (1898)
Published in 37 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF
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Composer: David Jenkins

Born: December 30, 1848, Trecastle, Breconshire, Wales. Died: December 10, 1915, Aberystwyth, Cardiganshire, Wales. Buried: Trecastle, Breconshire, Wales. Professor David Jenkins (1848 - 1915) was a Welsh composer born at Trecastle, Brecknockshire, Wales. Originally apprenticed to the tailoring trade, he joined the Tonic Solfa choral movement and in 1874 enrolled at Aberystwyth College and studied under the renowned composer Joseph Parry, the first Professor of Music there. Jenkins received his Mus. Bac. from Cambridge in 1878. In 1893, he was appointed lecturer in the newly-formed Music Department of the University of Wales, Aberystwyth, and was appointed Professor in 1910, a post he held until his death. He was a prominent figure in… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: David Jenkins (1898)
Meter: D
Incipit: 35432 17123 54335
Key: D Major
Copyright: Public Domain


Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations

  • Hymn Tunes in Lower Keyes: The Book to Grab When the Congregation Complains that the Hymns are Too High!

    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2011) pp. 199
  • Restrained Last Verses: Varied Accompaniments for Popular Hymns

    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2003) pp. 105
  • More Last Verses: Another Two Hundred Varied Hymn Tune Harmonies
    Composer/Editor Noel Rawsthorne
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (1996) pp. 131


Instances (1 - 22 of 22)

An Nou Chanté! #45


Ancient and Modern #681

Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #355

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Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #551

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Common Praise #478

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Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #323

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Complete Mission Praise #331

Hymns and Psalms #678

Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #301

Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #458


Hymns of Glory, Songs of Praise #551


New English Praise #638

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Secular Hymnal #4

Singing the Faith #736


Small Church Music #386

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The Irish Presbyterian Hymbook #75

The Irish Presbyterian Hymbook #120

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The Worshiping Church #784


Together in Song #588

Welsh and English Hymns and Anthems #16a

Welsh and English Hymns and Anthems #16b

生命聖詩 - Hymns of Life, 1986 #327

Include 15 pre-1979 instances
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