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WHITEHALL

WHITEHALL

Composer: Henry Lawes (1638)
Published in 15 hymnals


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Composer: Henry Lawes

Born: January 5, 1596, Dinton, Wiltshire, England. Died: October 21, 1662, London, England. Buried: In the cloisters of Westminster Abbey, London, England. Lawes, tutor to the daughters of the Earl of Bridgewater, is best known as a composer. He became a Gentleman of the Chapel Royal in 1626, and a member of the "King’s Musick" in 1631. He wrote over 400 vocal pieces, as well as anthems and instrumental compositions. His works include: Choice Psalmes Put into Musick for Three Voices, 1648 Ayres and Dialogues (London: 1653) Sources: Frost, p. 680 Hughes, pp. 467-68 Nutter, p. 460 Stulken, p. 292 --www.hymntime.com/tch  Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: WHITEHALL
Composer: Henry Lawes (1638)
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Incipit: 17613 46556 71763
Key: A Major

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #4299
Text: Martyr of God, Whose Strength Was Steeled
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  • XML score (XML)
The Cyber Hymnal #5104
Text: O Light of Light, By Love Inclined
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  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
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Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Hymns and Psalms #495b

Hymns and Psalms #634

Text

Rejoice in the Lord #577

Audio

Small Church Music #5281

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #4299

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #5104

Include 9 pre-1979 instances
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