At the Cross, Her Station Keeping

Date: 4/23/2021
Type: Concert
Price: FREE

First line: At the cross, her station keeping

Tune name: GRIM DEATH

Stanzas: 1, 2, 3, 4

Genre: Common practice

Source: Treasury of Psalms and Hymns

Composer: Michael E. Owens

Author: Jacopone, da Todi

Singer: Michael E. Owens

Quality: 3

Comments: These words are normally matched to one of two simple and lovely tunes. A friend complained that neither tune was grim enough for the subject matter. After looking through my collection for grim tunes in this meter and not finding any, I got a pretty good sense of the sort of tune I was looking for...
Michael E. Owens Michael E. Owens is an amateur musician serving the Reformed and Mennonite communities from Lancaster County, PA. Michael was born in 1974, and is a piano technician and music engraver by trade.