John Speller's Web Pages Russell, A Voice upon the Midnight Air

John Speller's Web Pages - Choral Music of William Russell (1777-1813)
Russell, A Voice upon the Midnight Air Russell Horizontal
I found this in a nineteenth-century American hymnal paired with this text by the famous Victorian preacher and theologian James Martineau. It is unclear what text it was originally written for.


Before rebuilding in the nineteenth century Great Queen Street Methodist Chapel was a dark, squalid building which had to be reached through an entrance through the houses that surrounded it. Russell was Organist here 1793-98, before moving to a more important post at St. Ann's, Limehouse

Site Contents Untitled