THORNBURY

Composer: Basil Harwood

Basil Harwood (11 April 1859 – 3 April 1949) was an English organist and composer. Basil Harwood was born in Woodhouse, Gloucestershire (the second youngest of 12 children) on 11 April 1859. His mother died in 1867 when Basil was eight. His parents were Quakers but his elder sister Ada, on reaching 21 in 1867, converted to the Anglican Church. Basil was allowed to attend the ceremony at the Church of England in Almondsbury and this is where he was first drawn to organ music and choral singing. His father, Edward, remarried two years later in 1869 to a lady from an Anglican family. Basil was now sent to the Montpellier School in Weston-super-Mare for a year. In 1871, at 12 he was enrolled in Clevedon, the preparatory school for Charterh… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Basil Harwood (1898)
Meter: 7.6.7.6 D
Incipit: 53716 12456 43235
Key: D Major
Copyright: Public Domain in the U.S.

Instances

Instances (1 - 34 of 34)

Ancient and Modern #505

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Ancient and Modern #814

Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #772

Anglican Hymns Old and New (Rev. and Enl.) #854

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #1394

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Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #511

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Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #644a

Common Praise (1998) #444

Common Praise (1998) #468

Common Praise #606

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Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #689

Complete Mission Praise #705

Complete Mission Praise #853

Hymnal 1982 #444

Hymnal Supplement II #20

Hymns and Psalms #784

Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #521

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Hymns for Today's Church (2nd ed.) #536

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Psalter Hymnal (Gray) #368

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Psalter Hymnal (Gray) #509

Seventh-day Adventist Hymnal #351

Sing the Faith #2191

Singing the Faith #692

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Small Church Music #330

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Small Church Music #975

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Small Church Music #3651

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The Cyber Hymnal #6660

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The New English Hymnal #485

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Together in Song #15

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Together in Song #456

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Voices United #274

Voices United #569

Voices United #633

Voices United #634

Include 7 pre-1979 instances
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