Herbert Howells: A Hymn for Saint Cecilia. Sing for the morning's joy, Cecilia, sing, in words of youth and praises of the Spring, walk the bright colonnades by. Her lovely ode to Saint Cecilia was set to music, not by her husband, but Howells' setting is the perfect marriage of words and music, and one. for The Llpery Club of The Worshipful Company of Musicians. A HYMN FOR ST. CECILIA. For S.A.T.B. and Organ. *Words by URSULA VAUGHAN WILLIAMS.
A Hymn for St Cecilia, commissioned by the Livery Club of the Worshipful Company of Musicians to mark Howells's Mastership of the Company in –60 , sets. Download and Print A Hymn For St Cecilia sheet music for SATB Choir by Herbert Howells from Sheet Music Direct. A hymn for St. Cecilia: for S.A.T.B. and organ. [Herbert Howells pages) ; 25 cm. Responsibility: words by Ursula Vaughan Williams ; music by Herbert Howells.
In , at the close of the year in which he was Master, Howells composed his Hymn for St Cecilia, to words by Ursula Vaughan Williams (widow of the. Hymn to St Cecilia, Op. 27 is a choral piece by Benjamin Britten (–), a setting of a Another briefer work by Herbert Howells has the similar title A Hymn for St Cecilia, but was written later in when Britten wrote in his diary "I'm having great difficulty in finding Latin words for a proposed Hymn to St Cecilia.