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WAVE

WAVE

Arranger: William B. Bradbury (1844)
Published in 11 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Arranger: William B. Bradbury

William Bachelder Bradbury USA 1816-1868. Born at York, ME, he was raised on his father's farm, with rainy days spent in a shoe-shop, the custom in those days. He loved music and spent spare hours practicing any music he could find. In 1830 the family moved to Boston, where he first saw and heard an organ and piano, and other instruments. He became an organist at 15. He attended Dr. Lowell Mason's singing classes, and later sang in the Bowdoin Street church choir. Dr. Mason became a good friend. He made $100/yr playing the organ, and was still in Dr. Mason's choir. Dr. Mason gave him a chance to teach singing in Machias, ME, which he accepted. He returned to Boston the following year to marry Adra Esther Fessenden in 1838, then rel… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: WAVE
Arranger: William B. Bradbury (1844)
Meter: 8.7.8.4
Incipit: 11112 22331 76165
Key: B♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Media

The Cyber Hymnal #6322
Text: Star of Peace to Wanderers Weary
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)

Instances

Instances (1 - 11 of 11)
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Carmina Sanctorum, a selection of hymns and songs of praise with tunes #666

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Common Praise #683

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Hymns of the Christian Life #460

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Many Voices; or, Carmina Sanctorum, Evangelistic Edition with Tunes #485

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New Manual of Praise #467

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Pilgrim Songs (Number Two) #265

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #6322

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The Hymnal #680b

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The Hymnal #682

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The Pilgrim Hymnal #446

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Zion's Delight #187b

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