George Holden (1806-1856)

He was a well-known composer, conductor, teacher, and music editor. At various times, he was conductor of the Apollo Glee Club in Liverpool, conductor of the Liverpool Festival Choral Society, and organist of St. George’s, Liverpool.  He composed several secular and religious works.  (with thanks to David Uden)

Encore standard notation

The following links let you hear the Holden chant, played by the computer on a synthesised organ.
It will play twice, and clicking on the link again will cause it to repeat.

You might need to click Refresh on your browser, or press F5 before playing, as the chant files change regularly.

Full four-part chant





Hear the part

Soprano only

Alto only

Tenor only

Bass only


No Soprano

No Alto

No Tenor

No Bass

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J. Malton
December 16, 2004 (HBLVB)

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