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

Lead, kindly Light, amid the encircling gloom

God of Our Life, Through All the Circling Years

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.

Go to text page...

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 (melody only) (PDF)
  • Full Score (PDF, XML)
  • Bulletin Score (PDF)

Instances

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



Advertisements