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STRENGTH AND STAY

STRENGTH AND STAY

Composer: John Bacchus Dykes (1875)
Published in 68 hymnals


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

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: STRENGTH AND STAY
Composer: John Bacchus Dykes (1875)
Meter: 11.10.11.10
Incipit: 33456 53143 23344
Key: D Major

Media

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #1053
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #4282
Text: My Lord, My Master, at Thy Feet Adoring
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)
Worship and Rejoice #394
Text: God of All Time
  • Bulletin Score (XML)
  • Bulletin Score (melody only) (XML)
  • Full Score (XML)

Instances

Instances (1 - 20 of 20)
Text

Ancient and Modern #21

Text

Ancient and Modern #346

Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #573a

Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #577

ScoreAudio

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #1053

Church Hymnal, Mennonite #112

TextPage Scan

Common Praise #18

Page Scan

Common Praise #343

TextPage Scan

Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #537

Hymns Ancient and Modern, New Standard Edition #7

Hymns and Psalms #366

Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #300

Hymns of the Saints #141

Audio

Small Church Music #1082

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #4282

TextPage Scan

The New English Hymnal #248b

TextPage Scan

The New English Hymnal #320b

Text

The Worshiping Church #573

TextAudio

TTT-Himnaro Cigneta #33a

TextScoreAudio

Worship and Rejoice #394

Include 48 pre-1979 instances
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