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RSCM Chantbook



Number23
StatusIncluded
Full TitleRSCM Chantbook
Author(s)The Royal School of Church Music
PublisherThe Royal School of Church Music, London
Year of Publication1981
ISBN
Pointed text includedNo
Chants numbered continuouslyYes
Chants assigned to PsalmsNo
FormatHardcopy
Sourceown property
Additional comments none


Table of Contents


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p-n T Key Composer Finger
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Psalms/
Notes
1-1 D D Alcock, Walter Galpin    2   2  -2   0   2
1-2 D A♭ Armstrong, Thomas Henry Wait    2   0   3   2   5
1-3 D F Armstrong, Thomas Henry Wait    4  -4   5  -1  -2
2-4 D B♭ Atkins, Ivor Algernon    2  -2   5   2   3
2-5 D E♭ Atkins, Ivor Algernon    1  -1  -2   2   1
2-6 D A♭ Attwood, Thomas   -5  -2  -1  12   3
3-7 D D Attwood, Thomas    2   2   1   2   2
3-8 D E♭ Attwood, Thomas    0   0   0   0   1
3-9 D E Attwood, Thomas    4   0   3  -7   5
4-10 D G Attwood, Thomas   -1   1   2   2   1
4-11 D D Bairstow, Edward Cuthbert    2   2  -2   0   2
4-12 D D Bairstow, Edward Cuthbert    2   1  -7   0   2
5-13 D E♭ Bairstow, Edward Cuthbert    3   0  -1  -2  -2
5-14 D E♭ Bairstow, Edward Cuthbert    1   2   2   0   2
5-15 D a Barnby, Joseph    3  -2  -1   4   1
6-16 D E Barnby, Joseph    4   5  -2   0   5
6-17 D f# Barnby, Joseph    0   3  -1   0   1
6-18 D a Battishill, Jonathan   -2  -2  -1   8  -1
7-19 D A Battishill, Jonathan   -1  -2  -2   9  -2
7-20 D A Bennett, George John    5   2   3  -1  -7
7-21 D D Bertalot, John    9  -4  -5   4   3
8-22 D E Bertalot, John    5   0  -5   3  -2
8-23 D D Boyce, William   -5  -2  -1   0  -2
8-24 D C Bridge, John Frederick    5   0  -2   5  -1
9-25 D G Buck, Percy Carter    2   2   3  -2  -1
9-26 D G Buck, Percy Carter    5  -3   5  -3  -2
9-27 D E Camidge, John Jr.    0   1  -1  -2  -2
10-28 D E♭ Camidge, Matthew    1  -1  -2  -2   9
10-29 D e Camidge, Matthew    2   0   1   2   2
10-30 D E Camidge, Matthew    2   0   2   2   1
11-31 D f# Cantrell, Derrick   -1   0  -2  -2   2
11-32 D E Chipp, Edmund Thomas    0  -2   5  -7   5
11-33 D c Cooke, Robert    8  -1  -2  -4   2
12-34 D F Cooke, Robert   -2  -2  -1  -2   2
12-35 D G Cooper, George (junior)    0  -2  -2   5   0
12-36 D G Cooper, George (junior)   -3   0  -2   9  -2
13-37 D C Corfe, Joseph [Lawes, Henry]    9  -2  -2   0  -1 Note: from Henry Lawes
13-38 D G Cutler, Edward    0   0   5   2  -3
13-39 D A♭ Dakers, Lionel Frederick    2   5  -3  -4   5
14-40 D D Davy, John   -1  -4   5 -12   9
14-41 D A♭ Day, Edgar Frederick    5   0  -1   1   4
14-42 D A Day, Edgar Frederick   -1  -2   7   0   0
15-43 D G Dupuis, Thomas Saunders   -1   1  -3   8  -1
15-44 D A♭ Elvey, George Job   -4  -5   2   0   8
15-45 D C Elvey, George Job    4  -4  -5  -3   3
16-46 D D Elvey, George Job    1   4  -2  -2  -1
16-47 D D Elvey, George Job    5  -1   1  -3  -2
16-48 D E Elvey, George Job    3   5  -1  -2  -2
17-49 D F Elvey, George Job   -2   2  -4   5   0
17-50 D E♭ Elvey, Stephen    1  -1   5  -2   4
17-51 D F Fitzherbert, William    3  -2  -1  -2   2
18-52 D f Flintoft, Luke    2   0   1   0   2
18-53 D F Foster, John   -1   1   2   3  -1
18-54 D A♭ Garrett, George Mursell   -2   2  -4   0  -3
19-55 D G Garrett, George Mursell    0   0   2   0   2
19-56 D A♭ Gauntlett, Henry John    0  -2   0  -2   0
19-57 D A♭ Goss, John    2   2   1  -3   2
20-58 D A Goss, John    4  -4  -3   2   1
20-59 D E♭ Goss, John    2   3  -1   0   1
20-60 D f Goss, John [Clarke, Jeremiah]   -3   2  -3  -4   5 Note: from Jeremiah Clarke
21-61 D G Goss, John    0   0   0   0   5
21-62 D A Gray, Alan    4   3  -2  -1  -2
21-63 D E Hanforth, Thomas William   -2   7  -2  -2  -1
22-64 D e Harris, Joseph Thorne    0   0   0   0  -1
22-65 D C Harris, William Henry   -5   2  -2  -3   2
22-66-a D C Harris, William Henry   -3   3   2   0  -2
22-66-b D C Harris, William Henry   -3   3   2   0  -2 Note: Final two bars descant
23-67 D E Havergal, William Henry   -2   5  -7   9  -2
23-68 D E♭ Hawes, William    3   5  -1  -2  -2
23-69 D G Higgins, Edward   -2  -1   0  -2  -2
24-70 D A♭ Hopkins, Edward John   -2  -2  -1  -4   5
24-71 D B♭ Hopkins, Edward John   -1   1  -5   0   2
24-72 D C Hopkins, Edward John    2  -2  -2   2  -3
25-73 D F Hopkins, Edward John    7  -2  -1   1  -3
25-74 D G Hopkins, Edward John   -2  -2  -1   3   2
25-75 D A♭ How, Martin J. R.    0  -2  -7   5   4
26-76 D b♭ Howells, Herbert Norman   -3  -2  -3   5  -4
26-77 D B♭ Howells, Herbert Norman    5   2   3  -1  -2
26-78 D B♭ Jackson, Francis Alan   -1  -4  -3   0   3
27-79 D G Jackson, Francis Alan    2  -4  -3   5  -3
27-80 D A Jackson, Thomas    4  -5   1   2   2 Note: Attributed to William Jackson, but nearly all sources attribute to "Jackson" or to Thomas Jackson
27-81 D A Jones, John   -2  -2  -1   1   0
28-82 D G Joule, Benjamin St. John Baptist    1  -1  -2   0   0
28-83 D D Keeton, Haydn    5  -2  -2  -1   0
28-84 D A♭ Knight, Gerald Hocken    2   3   2   2  -2
29-85 D F Knyvett, William [Handel, Georg Frederic]    4  -2   3  -1   5
29-86 D G Langdon, Richard    0   2   2   0  -2
29-87 D B♭ Lawes, Henry    9  -2  -2  -5   2
30-88 D G Lemon, John   -7   2   1   2   2
30-89 D C Ley, Henry George    4   3   5  -3   2
30-90 X B♭ Lloyd, Charles Harford    2   3  -5   0   2 Note: Although this chant is listed as a double chant in the RSCM Chant Book, it is irregular: the second and fourth quarters have an extra bar.
31-91 D D Lloyd, Charles Harford   -1   0  -2   0  -2
31-92 D C Anonymous [Luther, Martin]    0   0  -5   4   1 Note: Arranged from Luther Ein Fester Burg; often attributed to John Goss, see Facebook discussion
31-93 D a Mann, Arthur Henry   -2  -2  -1   0   8
32-94 D A Mann, Arthur Henry    2   2   1   2   2
32-95 D A♭ Martin, George Clement    2   2  -2  -2   2
32-96 D A Martin, George Clement    5   2   2   0   1
33-97 D B♭ Monk, Edwin George    5  -1   1  -3   5
33-98 D G Monk, Edwin George    2  -7   9   0  -2
33-99 D G Murrill, Herbert   -3   3   7  -7   9
34-100 D g Nares, James    2  -3   1  -3   2
34-101 D A Naylor, Charles Legh   -5   1   2  -7   5
34-102 D C Noble, Thomas Tertius    1   2   2   0   1
35-103 D E♭ Noble, Thomas Tertius    2  -2  -2   2  -3
35-104 D A Norris, Thomas    4   3  -7   0  -3
35-105 D A♭ Oakeley, Herbert Stanley   -4   2   2   0   2
36-106 D A♭ Ouseley, Frederick Arthur Gore    4  -4   5  -1  -2
36-107 D C Parratt, Walter    0   0   9  -4  -3
36-108 D C Parratt, Walter    2  -2   5   0   2
37-109 D E♭ Parratt, Walter   -2  -2   7  -2  -1
37-110 D E Parry, Charles Hubert Hastings    1   2  -7   2   3
37-111 D E♭ Pye, Kellow John    3  -3  -4   7   2
38-112 D D Randall, John   -7   2   2   3   5
38-113 D E♭ Robinson, John    5  -3  -2  -3   2
38-114 D e Ross, Roger R.    2   2  -5  -2   2
39-115 D E Ross, Roger R.    1   2  -5  -2   2
39-116 D E♭ Russell, William    5   0  -1   3   5
39-117 D E Russell, William    5  -1  -2  -2  -3
40-118 D E Skeats Jr., Highmore    4   5  -2  -2  -1
40-119 D a Smart, Henry Thomas    0   5  -1   0   1
40-120 D B♭ Smart, Henry Thomas    0   0   0   5  -1
41-121 D D Smart, Henry Thomas    4  -4   7   0   5
41-122 D G Smart, Henry Thomas   -3  -4   5  -1  -7
41-123 D D Soaper, John   -2   2   1   4  -2
42-124 D D South, Charles Frederick   -3   1   2   0   2
42-125 D D Stainer, John [Beethoven, Ludwig von]   -2   0   5  -2  -1 Note: on a theme by Beethoven
42-126 D e Stainer, John   -4   1   8  -1   0
43-127 D A♭ Stanford, Charles Villiers   -2  -2   2  -2   2
43-128 D d Stanford, Charles Villiers    5  -2  -2  -1  -2
43-129 D E♭ Stanford, Charles Villiers    5  -3   2  -4   2
44-130 D C Hylton Stewart, Arthur Charles Lestoc    5   0  -2   5  -1
44-131 D f Stonex, Henry    0   2   1   0   0
44-132 D A♭ Thalben-Ball, George Thomas    2   3   0   4   3
45-133 D B♭ Thalben-Ball, George Thomas   -4  -3  -2   0   0
45-134 D B♭ Thalben-Ball, George Thomas    5  -5   2   0   0
45-135 D E♭ Thalben-Ball, George Thomas    2   0   3  -1   5
46-136 D A♭ Bevan, Sydney    2   5  -3   0  -2
46-137 D A♭ Turle, James   -2  -3   1   7  -3
46-138 D A Turle, James   -2  -2  -3   2   1
47-139 D C Turle, James    3   0   5  -5   5
47-140 D d Turle, James   -7   2   1   2   2
47-141 D d Turle, James    4  -4  -1   1   9
48-142 D D Turle, James   -7   2   2   0   0
48-143 D D Turle, James    1  -1  -2   7  -7
48-144 D F Turle, James    2   0   2   3  -5
49-145 D F Turle, James    0   2  -3   1   0
49-146 D F Turle, James    0   0  -2  -1   5
49-147 D g Turle, James [Purcell, Henry ]    0   0   0   0   2 Note: from H. Purcell
50-148 D G Turle, James    7   2  -2  -3   1
50-149 D C Davies, Henry Walford    0   5   0  -1   1 Note: In combination with nr. 1
50-150 S a Davies, Henry Walford    0   5   3  -1  -3 Note: In combination with nr. 149
51-151 D D Davies, Henry Walford    3   2   3  -8   3
51-152 D A Walmisley, Thomas Attwood    9   3  -7   4  -7
51-153 D C Walmisley, Thomas Attwood    5   0  -1  -2  -2
52-154 D F Walmisley, Thomas Attwood    0   0   0   1   4 Note: Probably a print error: bar 6, second note should read B-flat, not G, as in most other sources.
52-155 D E♭ Ware, Eric Oesterlein    3  -2  -3   0   2
52-156 D E Wesley, Samuel    0   0   2  -4  -1
53-157 D g Wesley, Samuel    0   2  -3   1  -3 Note: Other version of chant nr. 158
53-158 D g Wesley, Samuel    0   0  -1   1  -3 Note: Other version of chant nr. 157
53-159 D G Wesley, Samuel   -2  -2   5  -1  -2
54-160 D E♭ West, Hezekia    0   5  -1  -2  -2
54-161 D D Woodward, Richard    0   0   5  -8   5
54-162 D G Woodward, Richard   -2  -2  -1   1   2
55-163 S G Aldrich, Henry   -2   2   1  -1  -2
55-164 S C Anonymous    0   0   0   5   0
55-165 S A Arnold, Samuel   -4   2  -3   1  -3
56-166 S C Baker, Henry    2  -2   5  -1  -2 Note: Attributed to H. W. Baker, in all other Chant books to H. Baker. According to http://www.hymnary.org/tune/quebec_baker he is often confused with H. W. Baker.
56-167 S A♭ Battishill, Jonathan   -5   9  -2   3  -1
56-168 S D Battishill, Jonathan    0  -3   8  -3  -7
57-169 S G Battishill, Jonathan   -1   1   5  -1   5
57-170 S f Bexfield, William Richard    0   0   2   0   2 Note: listed in the chantbook as C Minor, but for consistency with the key signature here included as F Minor
57-171 S a Croft, William   -2  -2  -1   8  -1
58-172 S A Dakers, Lionel Frederick   -3  -4   5  -1  -4
58-173 S f Dakers, Lionel Frederick    2   3  -1   3  -7
58-174 S G Elgar, Edward William    2  -2  -3  -2   5
59-175 S B♭ Elvey, George Job    9  -4  -3   0   8
59-176 S B♭ Elvey, George Job    2   3  -1   1   2
59-177 S C Goodson sr, Richard    5  -1  -2   0   5
60-178 S A Goss, John    4  -2   3  -1  -2
60-179 S e Goss, John    1   0  -1  -4  -1
60-180 S d Harrison, John (Julius)    3   4   5  -5  -4
61-181 S D Harrison, John (Julius)    4   3   5  -5  -3
61-182 S E Hayes, Philip   -3   1  -3   2  -4
61-183 S G Hindle, John    3  -5   3  -1  -2
62-184 S g Hine, William   -1   1   2   1  -1
62-185 S E♭ Hopkins, Edward John    3   0   5 -12   2
62-186 S C Hopkins, John Larkin    2   3  -1  -4   5
63-187 S E Hurford, Peter    4   3   5  -3   5
63-188 S B♭ Keeton, Haydn    0   0   5   0   0
63-189 S D Kelway, Thomas    0   2   1   5  -3
64-190 S g Kelway, Thomas    0   2  -3   1  -3
64-191 S e Ley, Henry George    4   5   0  -2  -2
64-192 S G Ley, Henry George    3  -3  -2  -2   4
65-193 S A MacFarren, George Alexander    2   2   1  -8   2
65-194 S B♭ MacFarren, George Alexander    2   3   4  -5   1
65-195 S A Monk, Edwin George   -2  -2  -1   3  -7
66-196 S C Monk, Edwin George   -8   1   2   2   2
66-197 S e Monk, Edwin George    1  -5   4  -4   0
66-198 S A Nares, James    1  -3  -3   1  -3
67-199 S A♭ Nicholson, Sydney Hugo    3  -3   2  -4   2
67-200 S A Novello, Vincent    4  -4   5  -3   5
68-201 S C Ouseley, Frederick Arthur Gore    5   4  -2  -3   1
68-202 S D Ouseley, Frederick Arthur Gore    2  -4  -3   9   1
68-203 S E Ouseley, Frederick Arthur Gore    5  -3  -4  -3   5
68-204 S E Anonymous [Gregorian]    3  -2  -1  -2   0
69-205 S G Slater, Gordon Archibold    3  -5   3   2   3
69-206 S C Stainer, John   -2  -1   5   3  -1
69-207 S G Stainer, John    2  -7   5   2   2
70-208 S b Hylton Stewart, Arthur Charles Lestoc    5   0  -1   1   3
70-209 S c Hylton Stewart, Arthur Charles Lestoc    1   2  -3   5  -2
70-210 S C Stewart, Robert Prescott   -3   1   2   5  -3
71-211 S C Talbot, George Thomas Surtees    2   3   2  -7  12
71-212 S e Anonymous [Gregorian]   -2   3  -1  -2  -2
71-213 S E Turle, James    2   3  -1   3   2
72-214 S a Davies, Henry Walford    0   5   3  -1  -3
72-215 S G Davies, Henry Walford    5  -2  -7   0   2
72-216 S f Wesley, Samuel Sebastian    0   2  -3  -1   0
73-217 T C Armstrong, Thomas Henry Wait    4  -2  -7   2   2
73-218 T E Naylor, John    0   0   5  -3   5 Note: Second quart to be omitted for the Gloria
74-219 Q F Oakeley, Herbert Stanley   -2  -2   5  -1   0
75-220 X C Stanford, Charles Villiers   -3   3   2  -2   0 Note: Through-composed chant, based on the single chant formula
78-221 X C Stanford, Charles Villiers   -3   3   2  -2   0 Note: Through-composed chant, based on the single chant formula. Pointed text from :The Psalms, a new translation for Worship:


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