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RESURRECTION (Dykes)

RESURRECTION (Dykes)

Composer: John Bacchus Dykes
Published in 8 hymnals


Composer: John Bacchus Dykes

As a young child John Bacchus Dykes (b. Kingston-upon-Hull' England, 1823; d. Ticehurst, Sussex, England, 1876) took violin and piano lessons. At the age of ten he became the organist of St. John's in Hull, where his grandfather was vicar. After receiving a classics degree from St. Catherine College, Cambridge, England, he was ordained in the Church of England in 1847. In 1849 he became the precentor and choir director at Durham Cathedral, where he introduced reforms in the choir by insisting on consistent attendance, increasing rehearsals, and initiating music festivals. He served the parish of St. Oswald in Durham from 1862 until the year of his death. To the chagrin of his bishop, Dykes favored the high church practices associated with… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: RESURRECTION (Dykes)
Composer: John Bacchus Dykes
Meter: 7.7.7.7.8.7
Incipit: 32151 23543 21771
Copyright: Public Domain

Instances

Instances (1 - 8 of 8)
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Church Hymns and Tunes #184

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Hymns and Tunes for Schools #113

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Songs for Sunday Schools #55

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Songs of the Christian Life #138

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The Church Hymnal #116b

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The Hymnal #177

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The New Hosanna #37

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The Primitive Methodist Church Hymnal #187

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