Arranger: William Henry Monk
Published in 37 hymnals

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Arranger: William Henry Monk

William H. Monk (b. Brompton, London, England, 1823; d. London, 1889) is best known for his music editing of Hymns Ancient and Modern (1861, 1868; 1875, and 1889 editions). He also adapted music from plainsong and added accompaniments for Introits for Use Throughout the Year, a book issued with that famous hymnal. Beginning in his teenage years, Monk held a number of musical positions. He became choirmaster at King's College in London in 1847 and was organist and choirmaster at St. Matthias, Stoke Newington, from 1852 to 1889, where he was influenced by the Oxford Movement. At St. Matthias, Monk also began daily choral services with the choir leading the congregation in music chosen according to the church year, including psalms chanted to… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Arranger: William Henry Monk
Incipit: 11345 56715 34542
Source: Ave Hierarchia, 1567
Copyright: Public Domain


Instances (1 - 16 of 16)

Ancient and Modern #383

Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #481

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Common Praise (1998) #561

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Common Praise #515

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Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #420

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Complete Mission Praise #446

Hymns and Psalms #476

Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #251a


Small Church Music #322


Small Church Music #580


The Cyber Hymnal #4051

The Irish Presbyterian Hymbook #272

The Liturgy of the Order of Buddhist Contemplatives #39

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The New English Hymnal #407


Together in Song #427


TTT-Himnaro Cigneta #90

Include 21 pre-1979 instances
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