[Seated one day at the organ] (Sullivan)

[Seated one day at the organ] (Sullivan)

Composer: Arthur Seymour Sullivan (1876)
Published in 2 hymnals

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Composer: Arthur Seymour Sullivan

Arthur Seymour Sullivan (b Lambeth, London. England. 1842; d. Westminster, London, 1900) was born of an Italian mother and an Irish father who was an army band­master and a professor of music. Sullivan entered the Chapel Royal as a chorister in 1854. He was elected as the first Mendelssohn scholar in 1856, when he began his studies at the Royal Academy of Music in London. He also studied at the Leipzig Conservatory (1858-1861) and in 1866 was appointed professor of composition at the Royal Academy of Music. Early in his career Sullivan composed oratorios and music for some Shakespeare plays. However, he is best known for writing the music for lyrics by William S. Gilbert, which produced popular operettas such as H.M.S. Pinafore (1878), The… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [Seated one day at the organ] (Sullivan)
Composer: Arthur Seymour Sullivan (1876)
Incipit: 11111 11222 44455
Key: G Major
Copyright: Public Domain


Piano and Organ Duet

  • Nature's Anthem of Praise - The Lost Chord: Sacred Duet Voluntaries for Organ and Piano
    Composer/Editors Arthur Sullivan; Ellen Jane Lorenz
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1939) pp. 2


The Cyber Hymnal #3978
Text: The Lost Chord
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The Cyber Hymnal #3978

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