LEIGH (Reinagle)

Composer: Alexander Robert Reinagle

Alexander Robert Reinagle United Kingdom 1799-1877. Born at Brighton, Sussex, England, gf Austrian descent, he came from a family of musicians, studying music with his father (a cellist), then with Raynor Taylor in Edinburgh, Scotland. Reinagle became a well-known organ teacher. He became organist at St Peter’s Church, Oxford (1823-1853). He was also a theatre musician. He wrote Teaching manuals for stringed instruments as well. He also compiled books of hymn tunes, one in 1830: “Psalm tunes for the voice and the pianoforte”, the other in 1840: “A collection of Psalm and hymn tunes”. He also composed waltzes. In 1846 he married Caroline Orger, a pianist, composer, and writer in her own right. No information found regard… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: LEIGH (Reinagle)
Composer: Alexander Robert Reinagle
Incipit: 33216 54335 365
Key: E Major
Copyright: Public Domain



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Church Hymnal #138

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Church Hymnal #428

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Hymnal and Order of Service #259b

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School and Parish Hymnal #192

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The Evangelical Hymnal with Tunes #23

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