Jerusalem - Hymn - Parry


Possibly the most English of all hymns, 'Jerusalem'.Words by William Blake and Music written by Sir Charles Hubert Hastings Parry. By many it is considered the unofficial anthem of England. The orchestral version does not exactly match the organ music written but is close enough!Interestingly by some with in the Church, Jerusalem they say is in fact not a hymn due to it not being a prayer or praising God. As such it has been removed from hymn lists most notably at Southwark Cathedral.

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