Composer: Henry Lahee
Published in 7 hymnals

Composer: Henry Lahee

Born: April 11, 1826, Chelsea, London, England. Died: April 29, 1912, London, England. Lahee studied under John Goss and William Sterndale Bennett. He played the organ at several churches, including Holy Trinity Church, Brompton (1847-74). He won prizes for his compositions in Bristol, Manchester, Glasgow, and London, and set to music poems by Edgar Allen Poe ("The Bells"), Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ("Building of the Ship") and Alfred Tennyson ("Sleeping Beauty"). His works include: Metrical Psalter, with William Irons, 1855 Famous Singers of Today and Yesterday, 1898 One Hundred Hymn Tunes Sources: Frost, p. 680 CS Concordance, pp. 246-47 Nutter, p. 460 --www.hymntime.com/tch  Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: WIMBLETON (Lahee)
Composer: Henry Lahee
Incipit: 56511 77321 77666
Key: B♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain


Instances (1 - 7 of 7)
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Carmina for the Sunday School and Social Worship #197

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Sunday School Service Book and Hymnal #36

The Book of Common Praise #730

The Book of Praise #786

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The Sunday-School Hymnal and Service Book (Ed. A) #546

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Voices of Praise #306

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