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PRESTON (Jenner)

PRESTON (Jenner)

Composer: Henry Lascelles Jenner (1861)
Published in 4 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Composer: Henry Lascelles Jenner

Jenner, Henry Lascelles, D.D., was educated at Trinity Hall, Cambridge (LL.B. 1841, in honours; D.D. 1867). Taking Holy Orders in 1843, he held several appointments until 1866, when he was consecrated Bishop of Dunedin. He retired in 1871. He is at present [1891] vicar of Preston-next-Wingham, Diocese of Canterbury, to which he was presented in 1854. His hymn in the 1889 Supplemental Hymns to Hymns Ancient & Modern, "Christians, sing out with exultation" (Christmas), is a translation of "Faisons ├ęclater notre joie." See p. 391, ii. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: PRESTON (Jenner)
Composer: Henry Lascelles Jenner (1861)
Meter: 8.8.8.8.8.8
Incipit: 13143 32156 54313
Key: G Major
Source: Hymns Ancient and Modern, 1861
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #3938
Text: Lord of the Harvest, Once Again
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)

Instances

Instances (1 - 2 of 2)
TextAudio

Glaubenslieder #428

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #3938

Include 2 pre-1979 instances
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