We Praise You, Father, for Your Gift

Author: Malling Abbey

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Text Information

First Line: We praise you, Father, for your gift
Title: We Praise You, Father, for Your Gift
Author: Malling Abbey
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Source: © Benedictine Nuns of Malling Abbey
Language: English

Tune

TE LUCIS ANTE TERMINUM (13244)


GONFALON ROYAL

Percy C. Buck (b. West Ham, Essex, England, 1871; d. Hindhead, Haslemere, Surrey, England, 1947), director of music at the well-known British boys' academy Harrow School, wrote GONFALON ROYAL for “The royal banners forward go” (gonfalon is an ancient Anglo-Norman word meaning banner). Buck publi…

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TALLIS' CANON

TALLIS CANON is one of nine tunes Thomas Tallis (PHH 62) contributed to Matthew Parker's Psalter (around 1561). There it was used as a setting for Psalm 67. In the original tune the melody began in the tenor, followed by the soprano, and featured repeated phrases. Thomas Ravenscroft (PHH 59) publish…

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Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 6 of 6)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Ancient and Modern: hymns and songs for refreshing worship #25
Catholic Book of Worship III #679
Common Praise (1998) #33
Worship (3rd ed.) #20
Worship (3rd ed.) #680
Worship (4th ed.) #22



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