ST. HUGH (Hopkins)

ST. HUGH (Hopkins)

Composer: Edward J. Hopkins
Published in 40 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Composer: Edward J. Hopkins

Dr Edward John Hopkins MusDoc United Kingdom 1818-1901. Born at Westminster, England, the son of a clarinetist with the Royal Opera House orchestra, he became an organist (as did two of his brothers) and a composer. In 1826 he became a chorister of the Chapel Royal and sang at the coronation of King William IV in Westminster Abbey. He also sang in the choir of St. Paul’s Cathedral, a double schedule requiring skill and dexterity. On Sunday evenings he would play the outgoing voluntary at St. Martin’s in-the-field. He left Chapel Royal in 1834 and started studying organ construction at two organ factories. He took an appointment at Mitcham Church as organist at age 16, winning an audition against other organists. Four years later… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: ST. HUGH (Hopkins)
Composer: Edward J. Hopkins
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Incipit: 11231 52334 65125
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Arrangements

Organ Solo

  • Choral Preludes based on Famous Hymn Tunes Volume 1: Lent
    Composer/Editor Alec Rowley
    Published By: Edwin Ashdown, Limited (London) (1953) pp. 2

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #4837
Text: O God of Bethel, by Whose Hand
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #6093
Text: Sing We the Glory of Our God
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #8281
Text: Now Let Us See Thy Beauty, Lord
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

Instances (1 - 18 of 18)
Text

Ancient and Modern #129

Text

Ancient and Modern #306

Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #462

Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #478

Page Scan

Common Praise #98

Page Scan

Common Praise #224

Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #418

Hymns and Psalms #679a

Hymns and Psalms #717b

Text

Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #367

Singing the Faith #650

Audio

Small Church Music #1562

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #4837

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #6093

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #8281

Page Scan

The Irish Presbyterian Hymbook #P119i

Page Scan

The Irish Presbyterian Hymbook #662

TextPage Scan

The New English Hymnal #406

Include 22 pre-1979 instances
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