SARUM (Barnby)

SARUM (Barnby)

Composer: Joseph Barnby (1868)
Published in 69 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF, Noteworthy Composer
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Composer: Joseph Barnby

Barnby was a composer, conductor and (like his father Thomas Barnby) an organist. He entered the choir of York Minster at age seven, and was an organist and choirmaster at twelve. In 1854 he went to London and entered the Royal Academy of Music, where he studied under Cipriani Potter and Charles Lucas. In 1856, he competed for the first Mendelssohn Scholarship. When the examinations were over, of the nineteen applicants, he was tied for first place with Arthur Sullivan. After a second test, Sullivan won. Barnby was organist at Mitcham, St. Michael’s, Queenhithe, and St. James’ the Less, Westminster, before he was appointed to St. Andrew’s, Wells Street, where he remained from 1863 to 1871, establishing the musical reputation of the… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Joseph Barnby (1868)
Meter: 10.10.10.4.4
Incipit: 53455 66666 51176
Key: D Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #1322
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
Small Church Music #1365
Text: Sarum
  • PDF Score (PDF)

Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #1322Tune InfoScoreAudio
Great Songs of the Church #32
Moravian Book of Worship #759TextPage Scan
Presbyterian Hymnal: hymns, psalms, and spiritual songs #528TextFlexscorePage Scan
Protestant Madagascar Hymnal, 2001 #699
Small Church Music #1365Audio
Include 63 pre-1979 instances



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