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WORD OF LIFE (Maker)

WORD OF LIFE (Maker)

Composer: Frederick C. Maker
Published in 2 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF
Audio files: Recording

Composer: Frederick C. Maker

Born: August 6, 1844, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England. Died: January 1, 1927, Bristol, England. Maker played the organ at several churches in Bristol: The Milk Street Free Methodist Church, Redland Park Free Congregational Church, and Clifton Downs Free Congregational Church. He was also a visiting Professor of Music at Clifton College, and conducted the Bristol Free Church Choir Association. Sources: Hustad, p. 280 McCutchan, pp. 32-33 Nutter, p. 461 Stulken, p. 206 http://www.hymntime.com/tch/bio/m/a/k/maker_fc.htm  Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: Frederick C. Maker
Meter: 6.4.6.4. D
Incipit: 33(1) 23(5) 4332( 3)431
Key: E Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Texts

Break Thou the Bread of Life

Break now the bread of life, dear Lord, to me,
as once you broke the loaves beside the sea.
Beyond the sacred page I seek you, Lord;
my spirit waits for you, O living Word.

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