Before The Cross Of Calvary : Lyrics A hymn for Maundy Thursday. 1. Before the cross of Calvary, Jesus wentMore
Thomas Ravenscroft (c.1588-1635)
Thomas Ravenscroft (c. 1588 – 1635) was an English musician, theorist and editor. It is not know where he was born and little is known of his early years, however he may well have been the Thomas Raniscroft listed as being in the choir of London’s St Paul’s Cathedral from 1594 – 1600. He received his bachelor’s degree in 1605 in Cambridge.
Ravenscroft is remembered as a notable composer of rounds and catches, and for his compilations of British folk music.
Hymns with music by Thomas Ravenscroft.
- Awake My Soul An Off’ring Bring (I Have A House In Kent, Small Ensemble, 4 Verses)
- Before The Cross Of Calvary (I Have A House And Land In Kent, Jacobean Consort, 6 Verses)
- Hark The Glad Sound! (Bristol, Organ, 4 Verses)
Hark The Glad Sound! (Bristol, Organ, 4 Verses)
Hark The Glad Sound : Recording Tune: Bristol, composer: Thomas Ravenscroft (1582 – 1633), Public Domain. Performances Copyright ℗ 2019 RichardMore
Awake My Soul An Off’ring Bring (I Have A House In Kent, Small Ensemble, 4 Verses)
Awake My Soul : Recording Tune: I have House and Land in Kent, composed by Thomas Ravenscroft (c. 1582-1635). ArrangementMore