PDF Download • “Hymns Ancient & Modern”Orby Shipley has reminded us that the majority of Anglican hymns are ancient Catholic hymns translated into English. We love exploring hymns sung in two parts, for choirs who struggle with SATB. That link also contains a version totally in English—in case your choir is scared of seeing Latin! My choice, however—as shown above—was the excellent English translation by Fr. Indeed, we have made a special effort in the St. We believe many hymnals fall short in this area, yet provide abundant choices for Advent, Christmas, Easter, and so on. Those hymnals would be adequate if church musicians only worked on major feasts—but the reality is, choirmasters must choose music throughout the entire year.
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If you create an index for your hymn book, please email a copy to us at info cul. We don't - and hymns usually only come in books - but there are plenty of ways of getting music and words. There are hundreds of hymn books and sadly we can't record them all. But we do have one fully recorded and plenty more partly covered. If it's not already in our library, while we can't guarantee to record your favourite, let us know so we can add it to our wish list. You may always omit some verses, or your hymn book could have a different number to our recording. If you are using MP3s or downloads a playlist allows you to set up just the tracks you need for a service.