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The Alternative Service Book (ASB) Psalter and Canticles



Number55
StatusIncluded
Full TitleThe Alternative Service Book (ASB) Psalter and Canticles
Author(s)Lionel Dakers and Cyril Taylor
PublisherCollins Liturgical Publications, London
Year of Publication1981
ISBN0 00 599680 5
Pointed text includedYes; language: English; Version: Alternative Service Book (1976 David Frost et al)
Chants numbered continuouslyYes
Chants assigned to PsalmsYes
FormatHardcopy
Sourceown property
Additional comments This book is also published under the title: The Liturgical Psalter and Canticles


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10-1 S A Goss, John    4  -2   3  -1  -2 Venite
10-2 S G Stainer, John    2  -7   5   2   2 Venite
10-3 S A♭ Smart, Henry Thomas    3  -8   1  -1  -2 Venite
10-4 S D MacFarren, George Alexander    2   2   1  -8   5 Venite
10-5 S B♭ Elvey, George Job    9  -4  -3   0   8 Venite
11-6 S C Monk, Edwin George   -8   1   2   2   2 Venite
11-7 S G Taylor, William    3  -3  -2  -2   4 Venite
11-8 D A♭ Martin, George Clement    2   2  -2  -2   2 Venite
12-9 S A MacFarren, George Alexander    2   2   1  -8   2 Jubilate
12-10 S C Stewart, Robert Prescott   -3   1   2   5  -3 Jubilate
12-11 D A Norris, Thomas    4   3  -7   0  -3 Jubilate
12-12 D B♭ Atkins, Ivor Algernon    2  -2   5   2   3 Jubilate
13-13 D D Smart, Henry Thomas    4  -4   7   0   5 Easter Anthems
13-14 D C Ley, Henry George    4   3   5  -3   2 Easter Anthems
13-15 D E Barnby, Joseph    4   5  -2   0   5 Easter Anthems
14-16 D A♭ Thalben-Ball, George Thomas    2   3   0   4   3 Easter Anthems
14-17 D G Lemon, John   -7   2   1   2   2 Benedictus (Luke 1, 67-79)
14-18 D E Skeats Jr., Highmore    4   5  -2  -2  -1 Benedictus (Luke 1, 67-79)
15-19 D C Stewart, Charles Hylton    5   0  -2   5  -1 Benedictus (Luke 1, 67-79)
15-20 D e Barnby, Joseph    3  -1   5   0   1 Benedictus (Luke 1, 67-79)
16-21 D B♭ Thalben-Ball, George Thomas   -4  -3  -2   0   0 Benedicite, omnia opera
16-22 D G Smart, Henry Thomas   -3  -4   5  -1  -7 Benedicite, omnia opera
16-23 D E♭ Nares, James    5  -5   2   0  -2 Benedicite, omnia opera
18-24 S D Harrison, John (Julius)    4   3   5  -5  -3 Revelation 15
18-25 S C Stainer, John   -2  -1   5   3  -1 Revelation 15
18-26 S A Dupuis, Thomas Saunders    5  -1  -2   2  -4 Revelation 15
18-27 D A♭ Trent    2   5  -3   0  -2 Te Deum Laudamus(1-7 (set A))
19-28 D F Hopkins, Edward John    7  -2  -1   1  -3 Te Deum Laudamus(1-7 (set B))
19-29 D C Davy, John   -1  -4   5 -12   9 Te Deum Laudamus(1-7 (set C))
19-30 D A♭ Stanford, Charles Villiers   -2  -2   2  -2   2 Te Deum Laudamus(1-7 (set D))
20-31 D E♭ Hawes, William    3   5  -1  -2  -2 Te Deum Laudamus(8-10 (set A))
20-32 D C Hopkins, John Larkin    2   2   1   0   2 Te Deum Laudamus(8-10 (set B))
20-33 D F Cooke, Robert   -2  -2  -1  -2   2 Te Deum Laudamus(8-10 (set C))
20-34 D E♭ Stanford, Charles Villiers    5  -3   2  -4   2 Te Deum Laudamus(8-10 (set D))
21-35 S A♭ Aldrich, Henry   -5   5  -1   3  -2 Te Deum Laudamus(14-18 (set A))
21-36 S F Farrant, Richard    0   2   2   3  -2 Te Deum Laudamus(14-18 (set B))
21-37 S C Ouseley, Frederick Arthur Gore    2  -4  -3   9   1 Te Deum Laudamus(14-18 (set C))
21-38 S A♭ Woodward, Richard    2   2   1   2   2 Te Deum Laudamus(14-18 (set D))
Note: Attributed to G. Woodward, but this chant was published in (1) and (2) before 1848 and attributed to R. Woodward
22-39 S B♭ MacFarren, George Alexander    2   3   4  -5   1 Gloria in Excelsis(1-3 (set A))
22-40 S G Battishill, Jonathan   -1   1   5  -1   5 Gloria in Excelsis(1-3 (set B))
22-41 S g Bennett, William Sterndale    2   1  -1   1   2 Gloria in Excelsis(4-6 (set A))
22-42 S e Ley, Henry George    4   5   0  -2  -2 Gloria in Excelsis(4-6 (set B))
23-43 S B♭ MacFarren, George Alexander    2   3   4  -5   1 Gloria in Excelsis(7-8 (set A))
23-44 S G Battishill, Jonathan   -1   1   5  -1   5 Gloria in Excelsis(7-8 (set B))
24-45 D C Gray, Alan    0  -2   5   2   2 Saviour of the World
24-46 D E Parry, Charles Hubert Hastings    1   2  -7   2   3 Saviour of the World
24-47 D E♭ Goss, John    2   3  -1   0   1 Saviour of the World
25-48 S E Ouseley, Frederick Arthur Gore    5  -3  -4  -3   5 134(1-2a; 3-4a)
Note: Standard verse numbering ; In the ASB Psalter these are verses 1 and 2.
25-49 D C Russell, William    3   2  -2   5   0 134(1-2a; 3-4a)
Note: Standard verse numbering ; In the ASB Psalter these are verses 1 and 2.
25-50 S G Davies, Henry Walford    5  -2  -7   0   2 134(1-2a; 3-4a)
Note: Standard verse numbering ; In the ASB Psalter these are verses 1 and 2.
26-51 D G Turle, James    7   2  -2  -3   1 Magnificat (Luke 1, 46-55)
26-52 D F Knyvett, William    4  -2   3  -1   5 Magnificat (Luke 1, 46-55)
Note: after Händel: "Joys in gentle trains appearing" from "Athalia"
27-53 D F Cooke, Robert    1   2   2  -2  -2 Magnificat (Luke 1, 46-55)
27-54 D G Brewer, Alfred Herbert    4   0   3  -2  -1 Magnificat (Luke 1, 46-55)
28-55 D A Turle, James   -2  -2  -3   2   1 Bless the Lord
28-56 D D Nares, James    5  -5   2   0  -2 Bless the Lord
28-57 D A♭ Turle, James   -2  -3   1   7  -3 Bless the Lord
29-58 S A♭ MacFarren, George Alexander    2   2   1  -8   2 Nunc Dimittis (Luke 2, 29-32)
29-59 S G Elvey, George Job   -2  -2   5  -1  -2 Nunc Dimittis (Luke 2, 29-32)
29-60 D F Elvey, George Job   -2   2  -4   5   0 Nunc Dimittis (Luke 2, 29-32)
29-61 D G Monk, Edwin George    2  -7   9   0  -2 Nunc Dimittis (Luke 2, 29-32)
30-62 D A♭ Smith, John Stafford    4  -2  -2  -5   2 Philippians 2(5-11)
Note: The Song of Christ's Glory
30-63 D A♭ Ouseley, Frederick Arthur Gore   -4  -3  -2   0   5 Philippians 2(5-11)
Note: The Song of Christ's Glory
31-64 S C Anonymous    0   0   0   5   0 Revelation 4, 5 (Dignus es)
31-65 S D Battishill, Jonathan    0  -3   8  -3  -7 Revelation 4, 5 (Dignus es)
32-66 D C Elvey, George Job    1   4  -2  -2  -1 1
33-67 D c Cooke, Robert    8  -1  -2  -4   2 2
34-68 D G Monk, Edwin George    2  -7   9   0  -2 3
35-69 D F Elvey, George Job   -2   2  -4   5   0 4
36-70 S f Rimbault, Edward Francis   -4   5  -1   0  -4 6(1-7)
36-71 S B♭ MacFarren, George Alexander    2  -2   5   2   2 6(8-10)
37-72-1 S E♭ Ouseley, Frederick Arthur Gore    5  -3  -4  -3   5 8(1-9)
37-72-2 S E♭ Ouseley, Frederick Arthur Gore    4  -4  -3   2   1 8(10)
Note: As no. 72-1, with descant
38-73 D a Barnby, Joseph    3  -2  -1   4   1 10(1-12)
39-74 D A Hopkins, Edward John   -2  -2  -1  -4   5 10(13-20)
40-75 D C Harris, William Henry   -5   2  -2  -3   2 11
41-76 S d Crotch, William    1  -1  -2   2  -4 13(1-4)
41-77 S F Battishill, Jonathan   -1   1   5  -1   5 13(5-6)
42-78 D d Turle, James    4  -4  -1   1   9 14
43-79 S A♭ Arnold, Samuel   -4   2  -3   1  -3 15
44-80 D F Turle, James    2   0   2   3  -5 16
45-81 D G Goss, John    2   2   1  -3   2 18(1-17; 32-39)
46-82 D C Walmisley, Thomas Attwood    5   0  -1  -2  -2 18(18-31)
48-83 D D Woodward, Richard    0   0   5  -8   5 19(1-6)
48-84 S A Turner, William    2   0   2  -4   5 19(7-14)
49-85 D G Knight, Gerald Hocken    2   3   2   2  -2 20
50-86 D D Goss, John    3  -7   5  -1   5 21
51-87 D e Camidge, Matthew    2   0   1   2   2 22(1-22)
52-88 D E Camidge, Matthew    2   0   2   2   1 22(23-29)
53-89 D F Walmisley, Thomas Attwood    0   0   0   1   4 23
Note: Probably a print error: bar 6, second note should read B-flat, not G, as in most other sources.
53-90 S E♭ Turle, James    2   3  -1   3   2 23
54-91 D E Barnby, Joseph    4   5  -2   0   5 24
54-92 D A♭ Thalben-Ball, George Thomas    2   3   0   4   3 24
55-93 D F Edwards, Edwin    1  -3  -2  -1   1 25
57-94 D E Chipp, Edmund Thomas    0  -2   5  -7   5 26
58-95 D G Lemon, John   -7   2   1   2   2 27(1-8)
58-96 D E♭ Elvey, Stephen    1  -1   5  -2   4 27(9-17)
60-99 D A♭ Attwood, Thomas   -5  -2  -1  12   3 29
60-100 S B♭ MacFarren, George Alexander    2   3   4  -5   1 29
61-101 D D Turle, James   -7   2   2   0   0 30
62-102 D E Crotch, William    2   2   1  -1   5 31(1-8; 21-27)
62-103 D e Crotch, William    2   1   2  -2   5 31(9-20)
64-104 D A♭ Jones, John   -2  -2  -1   1   0 32
65-105 D C Turle, James    3   0   5  -5   5 33
66-106 D A♭ Ouseley, Frederick Arthur Gore    2  -2  -1  -4   2 34
68-107 D f# Stonex, Henry    0   2   1   0   0 36(1-4)
68-108 D A Jackson, Thomas    4  -5   1   2   2 36(5-12)
Note: Attributed to William Jackson, but nearly all sources attribute to "Jackson" or to Thomas Jackson
69-109 D D Goss, John    3  -2  -1  -2  -2 37(1-20)
70-110 D G Gauntlett, Henry John    0  -2   0  -2   0 37(21-41)
72-111 D d Stanford, Charles Villiers    5  -2  -2  -1  -2 38
74-112 D e Barnby, Joseph    0   3  -1   0   1 39
75-113 D C Elvey, George Job    4  -4  -5  -3   3 40(1-7)
75-114 D f Goss, John   -3   2  -3  -4   5 40(8-22)
Note: From Jeremiah Clarke
77-115 D A Turle, James   -2  -2  -3   2   1 41
78-116 D G Wesley, Samuel   -2  -2   5  -1  -2 42
79-117 D G Wesley, Samuel   -2  -2   5  -1  -2 43
80-118 D A Gray, Alan    4   3  -2  -1  -2 44
81-119 D G Ouseley, Frederick Arthur Gore    4  -4   5  -1  -2 45(1-9)
81-120 D E♭ Hawes, William    3   5  -1  -2  -2 45(10-17)
83-121-1 D C Luther    0   0  -5   4   1 46(1-6; 8-10)
83-121-2 D C Luther    0   0  -5   4   1 46(7; 11)
Note: Same as no. 121, second half anonymous descant.
84-122 D G Goss, John    4  -4  -3   2   1 47
85-123 D A♭ Trent    2   5  -3   0  -2 48
86-124 D F Walmisley, Thomas Attwood    0   0   0   1   4 49
Note: Probably a print error: bar 6, second note should read B-flat, not G, as in most other sources.
87-125 D D Boyce, William   -5  -2  -1   0  -2 50(1-15)
88-126 D b Smart, Henry Thomas    0   5  -1   0   1 50(16-24)
88-127 D e Stainer, John   -4   1   8  -1   0 51
90-128 S A♭ Nares, James   -1   1   2   2  -7 54
91-129 D E♭ Bayley, William    0   2   2   0   8 55(1-17)
92-130 D A♭ Naylor, Charles Legh   -5   1   2  -7   5 55(18-28)
93-131 D G Cooper, George (junior)    0  -2  -2   5   0 56
94-132 D B♭ Hopkins, Edward John   -1   1  -5   0   2 57
95-133 D D Alcock, Walter Galpin    1   2   2  -2   2 59
96-134 D G Elvey, Stephen    0   2   2   0  -2 60
97-135 D D Lloyd, Charles Harford   -1   0  -2   0  -2 61
98-136 D E♭ Boyce, William    2   3  -1  -2   2 62
99-137 D D Parratt, Walter   -2  -2   7  -2  -1 63
100-138 D G Garrett, George Mursell    0   0   2   0   2 65
101-139 D D Elvey, George Job    5  -1   1  -3  -2 66
102-140-1 S G Nares, James    1  -3  -3   1  -3 67(1-2; 4; 6-7)
102-140-2 S G Nares, James   -2   4  -7   5   2 67(3; 5)
Note: Same as no. 140-1, unison with descant
103-141 D G Goss, John    4  -4  -3   2   1 68
104-142 D e Ross, Roger R.    2   2  -5  -2   2 69(1-12)
105-143 D a Mann, Arthur Henry   -2  -2  -1   0   8 69(13-23)
106-144 D E♭ Russell, William    5   0  -1   3   5 71
108-145 D A Norris, Thomas    4   3  -7   0  -3 72
110-146 D D Soaper, John   -2   2   1   4  -2 73
112-147 D d Turle, James   -7   2   1   2   2 74(1-11; 18-23)
113-148 D D Turle, James   -7   2   2   0   0 74(12-17)
114-149 D E♭ Camidge, Matthew    1  -1  -2  -2   9 75
115-150 D E Havergal, William Henry   -2   5  -7   9  -2 76
116-151 D a Battishill, Jonathan   -2  -2  -1   8  -1 77(1-10)
117-152 D A Battishill, Jonathan   -1  -2  -2   9  -2 77(11-20)
118-153 D A♭ Smith, John Stafford    4  -2  -2  -5   2 78
120-154 D G Attwood, Thomas   -1   1   2   2   1 80
122-155 D F Hopkins, Edward John    7  -2  -1   1  -3 81
123-156 S d Harrison, John (Julius)    3   4   5  -5  -4 82(1-7)
123-157 S D Harrison, John (Julius)    4   3   5  -5  -3 82(8)
124-158 D E♭ Bairstow, Edward Cuthbert    3   0  -1  -2  -2 84
125-159 D E Hanforth, Thomas William   -2   7  -2  -2  -1 85
126-160 D E Foster, John   -1   1   2   3  -1 86
127-161 S C Anonymous    0   0   0   5   0 87
128-162 D f Flintoft, Luke    2   0   1   0   2 88
129-163 D G Hopkins, Edward John   -2  -2  -1   3   2 89
132-164 D f# Hervey, Frederick Alfred John   -1   0  -2   5   0 90(1-12)
133-165 S D Kelway, Thomas    0   2   1   5  -3 90(13-17)
134-166 D G Woodward, Richard   -2  -2  -1   1   2 91
135-167 D G Buck, Percy Carter    5  -3   5  -3  -2 92
136-168 S C Monk, Edwin George   -8   1   2   2   2 93
136-169 D g Wesley, Samuel    0   0  -1   1  -3 94
138-170 S C Goodson sr, Richard    5  -1  -2   0   5 95
139-171 D F Cooke, Robert   -2  -2  -1  -2   2 96
140-172 D D Smart, Henry Thomas    4  -4   7   0   5 97
141-173 S B♭ Elvey, George Job    9  -4  -3   0   8 98
142-174 S D Battishill, Jonathan    0  -3   8  -3  -7 99
143-175 S A MacFarren, George Alexander    2   2   1  -8   2 100
143-176 D E♭ Attwood, Thomas    0   0   0   0   1 101
144-177 D c Goss, John    0  -1  -2   3   2 102
146-178 D E Wesley, Samuel    0   0   2  -4  -1 103
147-179 D E♭ Russell, William    5  -1  -2  -2  -3 104(1-25)
149-180 D A♭ Walmisley, Thomas Attwood    9   3  -7   4  -7 104(26-37)
150-181 D A♭ Elvey, George Job   -4  -5   2   0   8 105
151-182 D B♭ Lawes, Henry    9  -2  -2  -5   2 106
152-183 D C Parratt, Walter    0   0   9  -4  -3 107
155-184 S C Stewart, Robert Prescott   -3   1   2   5  -3 108
156-185 D D Davy, John   -1  -4   5 -12   9 110
156-186 D G Smart, Henry Thomas   -3  -4   5  -1  -7 111
157-187 D D Randall, John   -7   2   2   3   5 112
158-188 S D Ouseley, Frederick Arthur Gore    2  -4  -3   9   1 113
159-189 S e Tonus Peregrinus   -2   3  -1  -2  -2 114
160-190 D C South, Charles Frederick   -3   1   2   0   2 115
161-191 D E♭ Massey, Richard   -3   3  -7   0   2 116
162-192 S G Stainer, John    2  -7   5   2   2 117
163-193 D B♭ Thalben-Ball, George Thomas    5  -5   2   0   0 118(1-18)
164-194 D E♭ Elvey, George Job    3   5  -1  -2  -2 118(19-29)
165-195 D F Aldrich, Henry    3  -3   0  -2   0 119(1-8)
166-196 D F Elvey, Stephen    0  -2  -2   0   2 119(9-16)
166-197 D F Russell, William    7  -2  -1   5  -2 119(17-24)
167-198 D E♭ Goss, John    2   3  -1   0   1 119(25-32)
168-199 D E Hanforth, Thomas William   -2   7  -2  -2  -1 119(33-40)
168-200 D E♭ Chipp, Edmund Thomas    0  -2   5  -7   5 119(41-48)
169-201 D E♭ West, Hezekia    0   5  -1  -2  -2 119(49-56)
170-202 D C Wesley, Samuel Sebastian    1  -1   0  -2  -2 119(57-64)
170-203 D F Wesley, Samuel Sebastian   -2   2   1  -1   5 119(65-72)
171-204 D E♭ Matthews, Samuel    0  -2  -2   9  -2 119(73-80)
172-205 D E♭ Noble, Thomas Tertius    2  -2  -2   2  -3 119(81-88)
172-206 D E♭ Thalben-Ball, George Thomas    2   2   1 -12   2 119(89-96)
173-207 D E♭ Rogers, John Leman   -4   4  -2   7  -2 119(97-104)
174-208 D E Camidge, John Jr.    0   1  -1  -2  -2 119(105-112)
174-209 D E Attwood, Thomas    4   0   3  -7   5 119(113-120)
175-210 D F Higgins, Edward   -2  -1   0  -2  -2 119(121-128)
176-211 D F Langdon, Richard    0   2   2   0  -2 119(129-136)
176-212 D D♭ Wesley, Samuel Sebastian    1  -1   0  -2  -2 119(137-144)
177-213 D A♭ Martin, George Clement    2   2  -2  -2   2 119(145-152)
178-214 D E Skeats Jr., Highmore    4   5  -2  -2  -1 119(153-160)
178-215 D G Cooper, George (junior)   -3   0  -2   9  -2 119(161-168)
179-216 D G Jones, John   -2  -2  -1   1   0 119(169-176)
180-217 D A♭ Turle, James   -2  -3   1   7  -3 121
180-218 D D Davies, Henry Walford    3   2   3  -8   3 121
181-219 D E♭ Robinson, John    5  -3  -2  -3   2 122
182-220 S C Anonymous    0   0   0   5   0 123
182-221 S d Harrison, John (Julius)    3   4   5  -5  -4 124(1-3)
183-222 S D Harrison, John (Julius)    4   3   5  -5  -3 124(4-6)
183-223 S G Hindle, John    3  -5   3  -1  -2 125
184-224 D G Cutler, Edward    0   0   5   2  -3 126
184-225 S C Stainer, John   -2  -1   5   3  -1 127
185-226 D E♭ Goss, John   -2   0  -1  -2  -2 128
186-227 D f Turle, James    0   0   0   0   2 130
186-228 S b Stewart, Charles Hylton    5   0  -1   1   3 130
187-229 S A♭ Wickes, Croome Allan    2   2   1  -8   2 131
188-230 D A♭ Ouseley, Frederick Arthur Gore   -4  -3  -2   0   5 132
189-231 S G Novello, Vincent    4  -4   5  -3   5 133
190-232 D B♭ Atkins, Ivor Algernon    2  -2   5   2   3 135
191-233-1 X A Lloyd, Charles Harford    2   3  -5   0   2 136(all, except Gloria)
Note: Second and fourth quarters have an extra bar
191-233-2 X A Lloyd, Charles Harford    2   3  -5   0   5 136(Gloria)
Note: Second bar of second quart from no. 233-1 omitted
193-234 S G Lloyd, Charles Harford    3  -3  -2  -2   4 137
194-235 D C Ley, Henry George    4   3   5  -3   2 138
194-236 D E Parry, Charles Hubert Hastings    1   2  -7   2   3 139
196-237 D f# Barnby, Joseph    0   3  -1   0   1 142
197-238 D C Stewart, Charles Hylton    5   0  -2   5  -1 143
198-239 D A♭ Norris, Thomas    4   3  -7   0  -3 145
199-240 D G Marsh, William    2   2   1   2   2 146
200-241 D E♭ Stanford, Charles Villiers    5  -3   2  -4   2 147
202-242 D A♭ Stanford, Charles Villiers   -2  -2   2  -2   2 148
203-243 D F Crotch, William    2   2   1  -1   5 149
203-244 S B♭ Elvey, George Job    9  -4  -3   0   8 150
204-245 S C Talbot, George Thomas Surtees    2   3   2  -7  12 150
204-246 S C Stanford, Charles Villiers   -3   3   2  -2   0 150
Note: The single chant through-composed.


Last updated/corrected 7-5-2017