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.

Author: Goltigrel Goltilkree
Country: Mongolia
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Spiritual
Published (Last): 7 June 2005
Pages: 138
PDF File Size: 16.50 Mb
ePub File Size: 4.1 Mb
ISBN: 520-2-64023-659-2
Downloads: 59490
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Moogukinos

Caleb Simper – Stainer & Bell

His son, Roland Chalmers Simper was also a composer [ citation needed ]. 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”.

Good, photocopy from Stephen R. 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. He gained fame for his prolific output of choral and organ works.

This article about a British classical musician is a stub. About the list below I’ve also found about 20 more pieces through general web searches. There can also be some duplication of titles. Retrieved simoer ” https: English composers English classical organists Male organists births deaths British classical musician stubs Organist stubs.


Special thanks to those who have helped in this project, either through their own preservation efforts or in supplying scores to me. Excellent, original from Stephen R.

You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. He also wrote 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. Simper was born in the village of Barford St MartinWiltshirethe son of a shoemaker. Peter Schepers schepers uwaterloo. Good, original from Bethel Reformed, Brantford.

Fair, camera pictures from Stephen R. Simped Hymns and Carols.

The earth is the Lord’s (Caleb Simper)

I also had to guess at some and so some listed as Choral might actually be Hymns. Excellent,original from Stephen R. Good photocopy from Stephen R. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Excellent, original from Norwich United, Norwich. Re-engraved by Eby Mani. I’m not going to go into detail about this composer because several others have already done so. 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.

Caleb Simper September 12, — August 28, was an English composer and organist. Please, if you have Simper music that is not on simler list, let me know if can it be arranged to have them scanned to my specifications and mailed to me.


This article csleb an organist is a stub. This page was last edited on 18 Decemberat Just remember that most of the scans sjmper been cleaned up yet as that is a process that will take years. I recently gained access to the library at the church where our director was from. Some others were obtained from book scans sent to me by Stephen R.

Good, original from Stephen R. My focus is on the music he wrote, preserving what has been found.

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 calleb spent the remainder of his simpper life working as a choirmaster, organist and composer.

The director at the time was trying to find more of Simper’s choral works but it wasn’t easy. I would very much like to complete this list by adding new or better scans.