REDHEAD NO. 4

REDHEAD NO. 4

Composer: Richard Redhead
Published in 8 hymnals


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Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Composer: Richard Redhead

Richard Redhead (b. Harrow, Middlesex, England, 1820; d. Hellingley, Sussex, England, 1901) was a chorister at Magdalen College, Oxford. At age nineteen he was invited to become organist at Margaret Chapel (later All Saints Church), London. Greatly influencing the musical tradition of the church, he remained in that position for twenty-five years as organist and an excellent trainer of the boys' choirs. Redhead and the church's rector, Frederick Oakeley, were strongly committed to the Oxford Movement, which favored the introduction of Roman elements into Anglican worship. Together they produced the first Anglican plainsong psalter, Laudes Diurnae (1843). Redhead spent the latter part of his career as organist at St. Mary Magdalene Church in… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: REDHEAD NO. 4
Composer: Richard Redhead
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Incipit: 56551 22156 55132
Key: C Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Texts

Thee We Adore, Eternal Lord!

O Blessed Life

The winged herald of the day

The wing├ęd herald of the day
Proclaims the morn's approaching ray:
So Christ the Lord renews His call,
To endless life awakening all.

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Media

The Cyber Hymnal #3582
Text: The Lamb's High Banquet Called to Share
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #4728
Text: O Christ, the Lord of Heaven, To Thee
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  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)

Instances

Instances (1 - 3 of 3)
Audio

Small Church Music #2735

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #3582

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #4728

Include 5 pre-1979 instances
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