WINDSOR (OLD 116TH)

Composer: George Kirbye

George Kirbye (c. 1565 – buried October 6, 1634) was an English composer of the late Tudor period and early Jacobean era. He was one of the members of the English Madrigal School, but also composed sacred music. Little is known of the details of his life, though some of his contacts can be inferred. He worked at Rushbrooke Hall near Bury St Edmunds, evidently as a tutor to the daughters of Sir Robert Jermyn. In 1598 he married Anne Saxye, afterwards moving to Bury St Edmunds. Around this time he probably made the acquaintance of John Wilbye, a much more famous madrigalist, who lived and worked only a few miles away, and whose style he sometimes approaches. In 1626 his wife died, and he is known to have been a churchwarden during the ne… Go to person page >

Composer: Christopher Tye

Tye, Christopher, MUS. D., born at Westminster in the reign of Henry VIII. He was celebrated as a musician, and was granted the degree of MUS. D. at Cambridge in 1545. He was musical tutor to King Edward VI., and organist of the Chapel Royal under Queen Elizabeth. Besides composing numerous anthems, he rendered the first fourteen chapters of the Acts of the Apostles into metre, which were set to music by him and sung in Edward 6th's Chapel, and published in 1553. He died circa 1580. -- John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)  Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Christopher Tye (1533)
Composer: George Kirbye
Meter: 8.6.8.6
Incipit: 11232 11735 4323
Key: a minor
Source: William Daman's Book of Musicke, 1591; In Este's Psalter, 1592

Media

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #1083
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #161
Text: And Must I Be to Judgment Brought?
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The Cyber Hymnal #330
Text: That Awful Day Will Surely Come
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The Cyber Hymnal #2023
Text: Great God, How Infinite Art Thou!
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The Cyber Hymnal #2980
Text: In Grief and Fear, to Thee, O Lord
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The Cyber Hymnal #3392
Text: Jesu, Our Lenten Fast of Thee
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The Cyber Hymnal #3829
Text: Lord, I Would Spread My Sore Distress
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The Cyber Hymnal #4224
Text: My God, How Many Are My Fears
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The Cyber Hymnal #6857
Text: Today, O Lord, a Holier Work
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The Cyber Hymnal #7413
Text: Why Has My God My Soul Forsook?
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The Cyber Hymnal #7677
Text: Why Should I Vex My Soul?
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The Cyber Hymnal #7772
Text: Ye Sons of Men, a Feeble Race
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The Cyber Hymnal #8069
Text: O Lord Of Life and Death
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The Cyber Hymnal #8179
Text: God Bids, And Lo!
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The Cyber Hymnal #9457
Text: He'll Come, The Judge will Surely Come
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The Cyber Hymnal #9800
Text: Then Let The Seventh Trumpet Sound
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The Cyber Hymnal #10795
Text: The Awful Noontide Gloom Is O'er
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The Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs of the Old and New-Testament: faithfully translated into English metre: for the use, edification, and comfort of the saints...especially in New-England (25th ed) #T7b

Instances

Instances (1 - 25 of 25)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #1083Tune InfoScoreAudio
Hymnal 1982: according to the use of the Episcopal Church #642TextFlexscorePage Scan
Hymnal 1982: according to the use of the Episcopal Church #643TextPage Scan
Hymnal: A Worship Book #82
Rejoice in the Lord #304TextPage Scan
Rejoice in the Lord #305
Small Church Music #4582Audio
The Cyber Hymnal #161TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #330TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #2023TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #2980TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #3392TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #3829TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #4224TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #6857TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #7413TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #7677TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #7772TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #8069TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #8179TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #9457TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #9800TextScoreAudio
The Cyber Hymnal #10795TextScoreAudio
Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #27TextPage Scan
TTT-Himnaro Cigneta #128dTextAudio
Include 49 pre-1979 instances



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