LIGHT (Christian Lyre)

LIGHT (Christian Lyre)

Published in 7 hymnals

Printable scores: PDF
Audio files: Recording

Tune Information

Title: LIGHT (Christian Lyre)
Meter: D
Incipit: 15177 31735 34321
Source: Leavitt's Christian Lyre, 1830
Copyright: Public Domain


Sometimes a light surprises

Hail to the Lord's Anointed

Hail to the Lord's Anointed,
great David's greater Son!
Hail in the time appointed,
his reign on earth begun!
He comes to break oppression,
to set the captive free;
to take away transgression,
and rule in equity.

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Harmonizations, Introductions, Descants, Intonations

  • Two Hundred One Hymn Tune Prelude Miniatures
    Composer/Editor Mark Winchester
    Published By: Frog Music (2005) pp. 93

Organ Solo

  • Easy Organ Library Volume 33: A Collection of Organ Voluntaries for Church Use
    Composer/Editor William Barnett
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2003) pp. 58
  • The Organist Volume 106 Number 2 May June 2002: The Service Music Companion for Church Organists
    Composer/Editors Gilbert M. Martin; William Barnett
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (2002) pp. 58
  • Seven Hymn Preludes in a New Style: For Organ
    Composer/Editor Warren Swenson
    Published By: The H. W. Gray Company, Inc. (1977) pp. 2


Small Church Music #1902
  • PDF Score (PDF)


Instances (1 - 3 of 3)

An American Christmas Harp #73


Small Church Music #1902


The Hymnal 1982 #667

Include 4 pre-1979 instances
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