ST. AELRED

ST. AELRED

Composer: John Bacchus Dykes (1862)
Published in 29 hymnals


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Composer: John Bacchus Dykes

As a young child John Bacchus Dykes (b. Kingston-upon-Hull' England, 1823; d. Ticehurst, Sussex, England, 1876) took violin and piano lessons. At the age of ten he became the organist of St. John's in Hull, where his grandfather was vicar. After receiving a classics degree from St. Catherine College, Cambridge, England, he was ordained in the Church of England in 1847. In 1849 he became the precentor and choir director at Durham Cathedral, where he introduced reforms in the choir by insisting on consistent attendance, increasing rehearsals, and initiating music festivals. He served the parish of St. Oswald in Durham from 1862 until the year of his death. To the chagrin of his bishop, Dykes favored the high church practices associated with… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: ST. AELRED
Composer: John Bacchus Dykes (1862)
Meter: 8.8.8.3
Incipit: 55555 66513 21766
Key: c minor or modal
Copyright: Public Domain

Media

Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Himnos de la Iglesia #109

Hymns and Psalms #144

Les Chants du Pèlerin #75

Text

New English Praise #635

Audio

Small Church Music #1933

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #1526

Include 23 pre-1979 instances
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