ST. MARY MAGDALENE (Dykes)

ST. MARY MAGDALENE (Dykes)

Composer: John Bacchus Dykes
Published in 43 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. MARY MAGDALENE (Dykes)
Composer: John Bacchus Dykes
Meter: 6.5.6.5 D
Incipit: 11234 33321 71123
Key: F Major
Copyright: Public Domain;Public Domain

Media

The Book of Common Praise: being the hymn book of The Church of England in Canada (revised 1938) #578a
Text: In the hour of trial
The Cyber Hymnal #5073
Text: O Let Him Whose Sorrow
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  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
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Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)
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Christian Worship #116

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Lutheran Worship #511

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #5073

TextAudio

TTT-Himnaro Cigneta #120

Include 39 pre-1979 instances
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