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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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 ca,eb The director at the time was trying to find more of Simper’s choral works but it wasn’t easy.

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He gained fame for simpee prolific output of choral and organ works. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Caleb Simper September 12, — August 28, was an English composer and organist. 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.

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.

You somper help Wikipedia by expanding it. Excellent,original from Stephen R. I was first exposed to his choral music in the church choir back around with the piece “Break Forth Into Joy”. This article on an organist is a stub.

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By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. 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.

Just remember that most of the scans haven’t been cleaned up yet as that is a process that will take years. Although ignored if not derided by criticshis anthems in particular became widely popular and were sold by his publisher under the slogan “Sung throughout the civilized world”.

Caleb Simper

Good photocopy from Stephen R. It contained about 15 original Simper pieces and I managed to get good scans of them. This page was last edited on 18 Decemberat My focus is on the music he wrote, preserving what has been found.

Good, photocopy from Stephen R. He also wimper 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 ]. Note that the Season and Type columns might not be very accurate.

I’ve also found about 20 more pieces through general web searches. Some others were obtained from book scans sent to me by Stephen R.


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Good, original from Bethel Reformed, Brantford. Special thanks to those who have helped in this project, either through their own preservation efforts or in supplying scores to me.

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. Excellent, original from Stephen R. In the last capacity he produced a prodigious amount of Anglican church music and organ pieces, written in an unsophisticated, popular style and aimed at small parish choirs and unskilled organists. There can also be some duplication of titles. Peter Schepers schepers uwaterloo. Good, original from Stephen R.

This article about a British classical musician is a stub. Excellent, original from Norwich United, Norwich. Retrieved from ” https: I recently gained access to the library at the church where our director was from. Excellent, original from Bethel Reformed, Brantford. His son, Roland Chalmers Simper was also a composer [ citation needed ]. I’m not going to go into detail about this composer because several others have already done so.