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[We come in the might of the Lord of light] (Barnby)

[We come in the might of the Lord of light] (Barnby)

Composer: Joseph Barnby (1872)
Published in 96 hymnals


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Composer: Joseph Barnby

Joseph Barnby (b. York, England, 1838; d. London, England, 1896) An accomplished and popular choral director in England, Barby showed his musical genius early: he was an organist and choirmaster at the age of twelve. He became organist at St. Andrews, Wells Street, London, where he developed an outstanding choral program (at times nicknamed "the Sunday Opera"). Barnby introduced annual performances of J. S. Bach's St. John Passion in St. Anne's, Soho, and directed the first performance in an English church of the St. Matthew Passion. He was also active in regional music festivals, conducted the Royal Choral Society, and composed and edited music (mainly for Novello and Company). In 1892 he was knighted by Queen Victoria. His compositions in… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: [We come in the might of the Lord of light] (Barnby)
Composer: Joseph Barnby (1872)
Meter: 10.9.8.9
Incipit: 55635 56334 56671
Key: C Major
Copyright: Public Domain

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Media

The Cyber Hymnal #7569
Text: We March to Victory
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The Cyber Hymnal #7569

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