John King
1789 - 1858
Great Britain, England
J. King
John King (1789 - 12/09/1858), an English hymn writer and incumbent of Christ Church, Hull; born and died in Hull, Yorkshire, England.
The missionary's requiem
Period:Early Romanticism
Composed in:1840c
Musical form:hymn
Text/libretto:J.N. Osborn
In memory of:Revd. John Williams (1796-1839) / "Dedicated to the London Missionary Society"
The missionary's requiem (ca. 1840), for four voices with an accompaniment for organ, seraphine or piano forte. It is an ode on occassion of the lamented death of the Revd. John Williams (1796 - 1839). Lyrics by J.N. Osborn; composed &​ arranged by John King.