PILGRIMS (Smart)

Composer: Henry Thomas Smart

Henry Smart (b. Marylebone, London, England, 1813; d. Hampstead, London, 1879), a capable composer of church music who wrote some very fine hymn tunes (REGENT SQUARE, 354, is the best-known). Smart gave up a career in the legal profession for one in music. Although largely self taught, he became proficient in organ playing and composition, and he was a music teacher and critic. Organist in a number of London churches, including St. Luke's, Old Street (1844-1864), and St. Pancras (1864-1869), Smart was famous for his extemporiza­tions and for his accompaniment of congregational singing. He became completely blind at the age of fifty-two, but his remarkable memory enabled him to continue playing the organ. Fascinated by organs as a youth… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: PILGRIMS (Smart)
Composer: Henry Thomas Smart (1868)
Meter: 11.10.11.10 with refrain
Incipit: 35432 12343 25176
Key: D Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

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  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #2157
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  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #7776
Text: Yet Once Again
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)

Instances

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Text

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Audio

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TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #2157

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #7776

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