Caleb Simper. (12 September — 28 August ). ＝. Alternative Names/ Transliterations: Edwyn A. Clare. ＝. Authorities – WorldCat, Wikipedia, VIAF. a The earth is the Lord’s, and the fullness thereof; a Thou visitest the earth, and blessest it, a Thou crownest the year with Thy. Life. Born: 12 September Died: 28 August Biography. View the Wikipedia article on Caleb Simper.
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You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. For someone so prolific and well-sold according to the publisherthe sheet music is very hard to find but I’m sure it’s out there! Views Read Edit View history.
There can also be some duplication of titles. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Re-engraved by Eby Mani. Excellent,original from Stephen R. This article about a British classical musician is a stub. English composers English classical organists Male organists births deaths British classical musician stubs Organist stubs.
Caleb Simper – Wikipedia
In the last capacity he produced a prodigious amount of Anglican church music and organ pieces, written in an unsophisticated, popular simpr and aimed at small parish choirs and unskilled organists. I would very much like to complete this list by adding new or better scans.
I’m not going calebb go into detail about this composer because si,per others have already done so. Excellent, original from Norwich United, Norwich.
I was first exposed to his choral music in the church choir back around with the piece “Break Forth Into Joy”. Good, original from Bethel Reformed, Brantford.
It is not known if all the titles exist as I do not have many of them and cannot confirm their existence, nor can I be sure that this list is complete.
I also had to guess at some and so some listed as Choral might actually be Hymns. Caleb Simper September 12, — August 28, was an English composer and organist. Good, original from Stephen R. I’ve also found about 20 more pieces through general web searches. He gained fame for his prolific output of choral and organ works. Simper was born in the village of Barford St MartinWiltshirethe son of a shoemaker.
The director at the time was trying to find more of Simper’s choral works but it wasn’t easy. It contained about 15 original Simper pieces and I managed to get good scans of them. This article on an organist is a stub. Excellent, original from Bethel Reformed, Brantford.
My focus is on the music he wrote, preserving what has been found. Just remember that most calrb the scans haven’t been cleaned up yet as that is a process that will take years. Good, photocopy from Stephen R. Please, if you have Simper music that is not on this list, let me know if can it be arranged to have them scanned to my specifications and mailed to me.
Fair, camera pictures from Stephen R. Christmas Hymns and Carols.
Some others were obtained from book scans sent to me by Stephen R. His son, Roland Chalmers Simper was also a composer [ citation needed ]. I recently gained access to the library at the church where our director was from. Good photocopy from Stephen R.
Category:Simper, Caleb – IMSLP/Petrucci Music Library: Free Public Domain Sheet Music
Excellent, original from Knox Presbyterian, Woodstock. Peter Schepers schepers uwaterloo. This page was last edited on 18 Decemberat About the list below Note that the Season and Type columns might not be very accurate. Special thanks to those who have helped in this project, either through their own preservation efforts or in supplying scores to me.
Retrieved from ” https: Over five million copies had been sold by the s and a few remain in print today, though Simper’s musical style has long since fallen from fashion. He also wrote somewhere in the region of pieces of organ music and several miscellaneous works such as “The Silver Clarion”, a march which exists in a version for organ and a version for pianoforte [ citation needed ].
Excellent, original from Stephen R. After a period in Worcesterwhere he worked in a music shop near that was owned by the Elgar family, he moved in the s to Barnstaple where he spent the remainder of his active life working as a choirmaster, organist and composer.