Categories Christianity Music Piano Canticle Post author By A.P. Post date June 14, 2019 7 Comments on Canticle Please donate to Eden in Babylon. A little bit goes a long, long way. Share this:EmailTwitterTumblrLike this:Like Loading... Related Tags canticle, hymn, pianist, piano player, sacred music By A.P. Pianist-composer, singing teacher, musical playwright turned social activist, blogger and columnist. Author of new musicals THE BURDEN OF EDEN and EDEN IN BABYLON. Lover of Christ. View Archive → ← How I Got Inside → Gratitude List 1178 7 replies on “Canticle” Very nice Andy. Why is it called (Canticle) and who was the composer? Leslie LikeLiked by 1 person Thanks, Leslie. Again, on the youtube itself there are “credits” – but in this case it’s based on an old English traditional tune, first a hornpipe (“Star of the County Down, in 3/4 originally), then as “Dives & Lazarus” (which Vaughan Williams elaborated on in Five Variants), and also in liturgical hymnals, as “Canticle of the Turning.” Same basic progression, though varied applications and approach. LikeLiked by 1 person I thought there was a tradition sound to it. Thanks Andy, I really enjoyed it. Leslie LikeLiked by 1 person Yes. There’s a distinctive flair, like Old English. It might be interesting to explore those titles, in their various manifestations. Thanks again — LikeLiked by 1 person :-) LikeLiked by 1 person Beautiful, Andy. LikeLiked by 1 person Thanks, Mitch! LikeLiked by 1 person Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.