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ROYAL FORT

ROYAL FORT

Composer: E. J. Orchard
Published in 3 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF
Audio files: Recording

Composer: E. J. Orchard

Orchard, Edwin John, a chemist at Salisbury, was born at Whitchurch, Hants, in 1834. In 1869 he published a collection of original tunes as Orchard's Supplemental Psalmody. His hymn, "I have a Father up in heaven" (The Divine Father), appeared in W. R. Stevenson's School Hymnal, 1880, and again in other collections. One of his songs, "The Muster Roll," has been widely circulated in the Army. [Rev. W. R. Stevenson, M.A.] --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)  Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: ROYAL FORT
Composer: E. J. Orchard
Meter: 8.6.8.8.6
Source: In Briston Tune Book
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

Small Church Music #6748
  • PDF Score (PDF)

Instances

Instances (1 - 1 of 1)
Audio

Small Church Music #6748

Include 2 pre-1979 instances
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