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RAVENSHAW

RAVENSHAW

Arranger: William Henry Monk
Published in 39 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

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

Title: RAVENSHAW
Arranger: William Henry Monk
Meter: 6.6.6.6
Incipit: 11345 56715 34542
Source: Ave Hierarchia, 1567
Copyright: Public Domain

Arrangements

Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations

  • Hymns Amazing: Fifty of the Finest, Like They've Never Sounded Before, Plus a Prelude on Every One!
    Composer/Editor June Nixon
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2015) pp. 182
  • 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. 209
  • Hymn Tunes in Lower Keys: The Book to Grab When the Congregation Complains that the Hymns are Too High!
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2011) pp. 209
  • 200 Last Verses: Completely Revised to Complement the Keys in Major Hymn Books
    Composer/Editor Noel Rawsthorne
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2009) pp. 132
  • Restrained Last Verses: Varied Accompaniments for Popular Hymns
    Composer/Editor Andrew Fletcher
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2003) pp. 112
  • 100 Alternative Hymn Tune Arrangements
    Composer/Editor Andrew Moore
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2001) pp. 56
  • Last Verse Extravaganza for Organ: 200 Fabulous Arrangements
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2001) pp. 129
  • The Ultimate Finishing Touch: Last-verse Arrangements of Well-loved Hymn Tunes
    Composer/Editor Harrison Oxley
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2000) pp. 106
  • More Hymns for Occasions: One Hundred Special Arrangements
    Composer/Editor Colin Mawby
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (1997) pp. 68
  • Finishing Touch: One Hundred Last Verse Arrangements of Well-Known Hymn Tunes - New and Enlarged Edition
    Composer/Editor Harrison Oxley
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (1996) pp. 43
  • After the Last Verse: 200 Hymn Improvisations
    Composer/Editor Malcolm Archer
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (1995) pp. 132
  • 44 Hymn Tunes Freely Harmonized: For Unison Singing
    Composer/Editor Eric Harding Thiman
    Published By: Novello and Company Limited (1969) pp. 15
  • Hymn Tunes with Varied Harmonies Book 8: For Pianoforte or Organ
    Composer/Editor Joseph E. Newell
    Published By: Edwin Ashdown, Limited (London) (1920) pp. 17

Organ Solo

  • 150 Hymn Preludes Book 2 Hymn Tune L - W: Short and Playable Pieces in Keys to Match All Popular Hymn Books
    Composer/Editor Quentin Thomas
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2010) pp. 384
  • The Organist's Library Volume 37
    Composer/Editor Tom Birchwood
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2005) pp. 62
  • Hymn Preludes for the Church Year Book 2: Ordinary Time
    Composer/Editor Quentin Thomas
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (2001) pp. 170
  • Organ Miniatures: 200 Short Improvisations on Familiar Hymn Tunes
    Composer/Editor June Nixon
    Published By: Kevin Mayhew Ltd. (1999) pp. 122
  • Twenty Hymn-Tune Preludes (Second Set): For Manuals Only, with Optional Pedal
    Composer/Editor Craig Sellar Lang
    Published By: Oxford University Press (1966) pp. 2

Instances

Instances (1 - 17 of 17)
Text

Ancient and Modern #383

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

Page Scan

Common Praise (1998) #561

Page Scan

Common Praise #515

TextPage Scan

Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #420

Page Scan

Complete Mission Praise #446

Hymns and Psalms #476

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

Audio

Small Church Music #322

Audio

Small Church Music #580

The Book of Praise #502

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #4051

The Irish Presbyterian Hymbook #272

The Liturgy of the Order of Buddhist Contemplatives #39

TextPage Scan

The New English Hymnal #407

Text

Together in Song #427

TextAudio

TTT-Himnaro Cigneta #90

Include 22 pre-1979 instances
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