SANDON (Purday)

Composer: Charles H. Purday

Born: Jan­u­a­ry 11, 1799, Folke­stone, Eng­land. Died: Ap­ril 23, 1885, Lon­don, Eng­land. Purday was ap­point­ed con­duct­or of psalm­o­dy at Crown Court Scots Church in Co­vent Gar­den, Lon­don, in the 1840’s, dur­ing the min­is­try of Dr. John Cum­ming. Dr. Cum­ming’s church was so pop­u­lar that it was said traf­fic could not move in Bow Street and Dru­ry Lane for the throng of car­ri­ag­es mak­ing their way to ser­vic­es. Pur­day was a fine vo­cal­ist and had sung at the cor­o­na­tion of Queen Vic­tor­ia. He be­came a mu­sic pub­lish­er, and was a pi­o­neer in the move­ment for co­py­right law re­form. His works in­clude: The Sac­red Mu­sic­al Of­fer­ing, 1833… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Charles H. Purday (1860)
Meter: 10.4.10.4.10.10
Incipit: 33343 32123 1271_
Key: F Major

Texts

Unto the Hills

Unto the hills around do I lift up
my longing eyes:
O whence for me shall my salvation come,
from whence arise?
From God the Lord doth come my certain aid,
from God the Lord who heaven and earth hath made.

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Lead, kindly Light, amid the encircling gloom

God of Our Life, Through All the Circling Years

Media

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #526
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #1603
Text: From Out the Depths I Cry, O Lord
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #1943
Text: God of Our Life
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #4000
Text: Light of the World! Faint Were Our Weary Feet
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #7029
Text: Unto the Hills Around Do I Lift Up
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
Psalter Hymnal (Gray) #256
Text: Out of the Depths I Cry
  • Bulletin Score (PDF)
  • Bulletin Score (melody only) (PDF)
  • Full Score (PDF, XML)

Instances

Instances (1 - 48 of 48)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Ambassador Hymnal: for Lutheran worship #590
Ambassador Hymnal: for Lutheran worship #592
Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #421a
Chalice Hymnal #713
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #526ScoreAudio
Common Praise (1998) #542
Common Praise (1998) #543Page Scan
Common Praise: A new edition of Hymns Ancient and Modern #495bPage Scan
Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #378aTextPage Scan
Glaubenslieder #517
Glory to God: the Presbyterian Hymnal #686Text InfoFlexscoreAudio
Himnos de la Iglesia #75
Hymnal: A Worship Book #486
Hymns for a Pilgrim People: a congregational hymnal #425
Hymns of Faith #400TextPage Scan
Hymns of Promise: a large print songbook #147Page Scan
Hymns of Truth & Light #83
Lift Up Your Hearts: psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs #404FlexscorePage Scan
Lift Up Your Hearts: psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs #655TextFlexscoreAudioPage Scan
Presbyterian Hymnal: hymns, psalms, and spiritual songs #275
Protestant Madagascar Hymnal, 2001 #619b
Psalms for All Seasons: a complete Psalter for worship #28CTextPage Scan
Psalms for All Seasons: a complete Psalter for worship #130CTextPage Scan
Psalter Hymnal (Gray) #256Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreAudioPage Scan
Rejoice in the Lord #59
Sheng tu shi ge = Hymnary (聖徒詩歌) #34Text
Sing Joyfully #456TextPage Scan
Sing Joyfully #614Page Scan
Small Church Music #878Audio
The Christian Life Hymnal #15
The Covenant Hymnal: a worshipbook #77
The Covenant Hymnal: a worshipbook #789
The Cyber Hymnal #1603TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #1943ScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #4000TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #7029TextScoreAudio
The New Century Hymnal #366
The New Century Hymnal #466
The Worshiping Church #370
The Worshiping Church #465TextPage Scan
Together in Song: Australian hymn book II #582
Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #552TextPage Scan
Voices United: The Hymn and Worship Book of The United Church of Canada #842TextPage Scan
Welsh and English Hymns and Anthems #27
Worship and Rejoice #409
生命聖詩 - Hymns of Life, 1986 #46Text
生命聖詩 - Hymns of Life, 1986 #320
찬송과 예배 = Chansong gwa yebae = Come, Let Us Worship: the Korean-English Presbyterian hymnal and service book #325
Include 60 pre-1979 instances



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