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Composer: Skinner Chávez-Melo

Skinner Chavez-Melo, an organist, conductor and composer who was music director at the St. Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church in Manhattan, died on Saturday at New York Downtown Hospital. He was 47 years old and lived in Manhattan. He died of spinal cancer, said his brother, Juan Francisco. Mr. Chavez-Melo was born in Mexico City, but completed his musical studies in the United States, receiving degrees at Eastern Nazarene College and the Union Theological Seminary, and pursuing further studies at the Juilliard School and the Manhattan School. He toured internationally as an organist and conducted orchestras in Mexico, Brazil and the United States. As a composer, he wrote works for organ, choir and orchestra, and contributed hymn s… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Skinner Chávez-Melo (1985)
Meter: D
Incipit: 556U2 1D765 55U12 43223
Key: A♭ Major
Copyright: © 1985, Skinner Chavez-Mélo


Instances (1 - 24 of 24)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Catholic Book of Worship III #470
Catholic Book of Worship III #499
Catholic Book of Worship III #500
Glory to God: the Presbyterian Hymnal #3Text InfoAudio
Hinário para o Culto Cristão #246
Hymnal 1982: according to the use of the Episcopal Church #277
Hymnal Supplement 1991 #756
Hymnal Supplement 1991 #809Text
Hymns for a Pilgrim People: a congregational hymnal #528
Oramos Cantando = We Pray In Song #710
Sing the Faith #2046
Sing the Faith #2268
The Faith We Sing #2046
The Faith We Sing #2268TextPage Scan
The New Century Hymnal #174
The United Methodist Hymnal #272Audio
The United Methodist Hymnal Music Supplement #274
The United Methodist Hymnal Music Supplement #275
With One Voice #634
With One Voice #635
Wonder, Love, and Praise: a supplement to the Hymnal 1982 #763Text
Worship (3rd ed.) #584
Worship (4th ed.) #643
Worship (4th ed.) #901