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Thy hand, O God, has guided – Thornbury

First line:
Thy hand, O God, has guided
NEH 485
author of text
NEH 485

The melody of Thy hand, O God, has guided, known as 'Thornbury', was written by the Gloucestershire-born composer and organist Basil Harwood (1859-1949). Drawn from Ephesians, the words by Edward Hayes Plumptre were first published in 1864.

from notes by Phillip Borg-Wheeler © 2019


The English Hymn, Vol. 1 - Christ Triumphant
CDP12101Archive Service
The Hymns Album, Vol. 2
Studio Master: SIGCD572Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available


Track 22 on CDP12101 [3'33] Archive Service
Track 1 on SIGCD572 [2'24] Download only

Track-specific metadata for SIGCD572 track 1

Recording date
15 July 2018
Recording venue
Huddersfield Town Hall, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Tim Thorne
Recording engineer
Mike Hatch & James Waterhouse
Hyperion usage
  1. The Hymns Album, Vol. 2 (SIGCD572)
    Disc 1 Track 1
    Release date: April 2019
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