STEPHANOS (Baker)

Composer: H. W. Baker

Baker, Sir Henry Williams, Bart., eldest son of Admiral Sir Henry Loraine Baker, born in London, May 27, 1821, and educated at Trinity College, Cambridge, where he graduated, B.A. 1844, M.A. 1847. Taking Holy Orders in 1844, he became, in 1851, Vicar of Monkland, Herefordshire. This benefice he held to his death, on Monday, Feb. 12, 1877. He succeeded to the Baronetcy in 1851. Sir Henry's name is intimately associated with hymnody. One of his earliest compositions was the very beautiful hymn, "Oh! what if we are Christ's," which he contributed to Murray's Hymnal for the Use of the English Church, 1852. His hymns, including metrical litanies and translations, number in the revised edition of Hymns Ancient & Modern, 33 in all. These were cont… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: H. W. Baker (1868)
Meter: 8.5.8.3
Incipit: 33323 55433 21256
Key: G Major

Media

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #980
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #232
Text: Art Thou Weary, Art Thou Languid?
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #4390
Text: Master, We Thy Footsteps Follow
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #11287
Text: Jesus, Lord, We Joy Before Thee
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #11288
Text: Thee We Praise, Our God And Father
  • PDF (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer Score (NWC)

Instances

Instances (1 - 21 of 21)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Ambassador Hymnal: for Lutheran worship #376
Ambassador Hymnal: for Lutheran worship #576
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #980ScoreAudio
Christian Worship: a Lutheran hymnal #446Text
Christian Worship: a Lutheran hymnal #504Text
Evangelical Lutheran Hymnary #206TextPage Scan
Hymns of Faith #283Text
Lutheran Service Book #729Text
Lutheran Worship #408Text
Lutheran Worship #469TextPage Scan
Moravian Book of Worship #420Page Scan
Sheng tu shi ge = Hymnary (聖徒詩歌) #492
Small Church Music #360Audio
Soul-stirring Songs & Hymns (Rev. ed.) #93
The Cyber Hymnal #232TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #4390TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #11287TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #11288TextScoreAudio
The Worshiping Church #453Text
Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #477TextPage Scan
TTT-Himnaro Cigneta #80Tune InfoTextAudio
Include 97 pre-1979 instances



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