ST. COLUMBA (Hoyte)

ST. COLUMBA (Hoyte)

Composer: W. S. Hoyte
Published in 4 hymnals


Composer: W. S. Hoyte

Born: September 22, 1844, Sidmouth, England. Died: July 2, 1917. Buried: Sidmouth, England. Hoyte studied under John Goss and George Cooper. He played the organ at various locations, finally at All Saints, Margaret Street, London (1868-1907). He was also a professor of organ at the Royal College of Music (1888), and at the Royal Academy of Music (1893), and professor of the pianoforte at the Guildhall School. He was a member of the Philharmonic Society, and received his DMus degree from the Archbishop of Canterbury in 1904. --www.hymntime.com/tch  Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: W. S. Hoyte
Meter: 13.13.13.14
Incipit: 13515 65517 12332
Key: C Major

Texts

From glory unto glory!

From glory unto glory! Be this our joyous song;
As on the King's own highway, We bravely march along.
From glory unto glory! O word of stirring cheer,
As dawns the solemn brightness of another glad New Year.

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Rejoice, rejoice, ye Christians




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