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WHEN CHRIST WAS BORN

WHEN CHRIST WAS BORN

Composer: Arthur Henry Brown (1859)
Published in 6 hymnals


Audio files: MIDI

Composer: Arthur Henry Brown

Born: Ju­ly 24, 1830, Brent­wood, Es­sex, Eng­land. Died: Feb­ru­a­ry 15, 1926, Brent­wood, Es­sex, Eng­land. Almost com­plete­ly self taught, Brown be­gan play­ing the or­gan at the age 10. He was or­gan­ist of the Brent­wood Par­ish Church, Es­sex (1842-53); St. Ed­ward’s, Rom­ford (1853-58); Brent­wood Par­ish Church (1858-88); St. Pe­ter’s Church, South Weald (from 1889); and Sir An­tho­ny Browne’s School (to 1926). A mem­ber of the Lon­don Gre­gor­i­an As­so­ci­a­tion, he helped as­sem­ble the Ser­vice Book for the an­nu­al fes­tiv­al in St. Paul’s Ca­thed­ral. He sup­port­ed the Ox­ford Move­ment, and pi­o­neered the res­tor­a­tion of plain­chant and Gre­gor­i­an mu… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Arthur Henry Brown (1859)
Meter: 8.8.8.7+i
Incipit: 15312 34323 32235 6545

Alternative Tunes

Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Christmas Carols New and Old (First Series) #XIXPage Scan
Christmas Carols New and Old: Series 1 and 2 #19AudioPage Scan
Christmas Carols New and Old: Series 1 and 2 and 3 #19Page Scan
The Book of Common Praise: being the hymn book of The Church of England in Canada (revised 1938) #744
The Hymnal: as authorized and approved by the General Convention of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America in the year of our Lord 1916 #547aTextPage Scan
The Joy of Christmas: A Selection of Carols by Edward Heath #74
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