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
Copyright: Public Domain

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)

Ambassador Hymnal: for Lutheran worship #376

Ambassador Hymnal: for Lutheran worship #576

ScoreAudio

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #980

Text

Christian Worship: a Lutheran hymnal #446

Text

Christian Worship: a Lutheran hymnal #504

TextPage Scan

Evangelical Lutheran Hymnary #206

Text

Hymns of Faith #283

Text

Lutheran Service Book #729

Text

Lutheran Worship #408

TextPage Scan

Lutheran Worship #469

Page Scan

Moravian Book of Worship #420

Sheng tu shi ge = Hymnary (聖徒詩歌) #492

Audio

Small Church Music #360

Soul-stirring Songs & Hymns (Rev. ed.) #93

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #232

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #4390

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #11287

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #11288

Text

The Worshiping Church #453

TextPage Scan

Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #477

Tune InfoTextAudio

TTT-Himnaro Cigneta #80

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