Hyfrydol, meaning "cheerful" is a Welsh hymn tune composed by Rowland Prichard. Hyfrydol has been used as a setting for hymns such as "Alleluia! Sing to Jesus!", "Love Divine, All Loves Excelling", "Come, Thou Long Expected Jesus", "I Will Sing the Wondrous Story", "Our Great Savior" ("Jesus, what a friend for sinners"), "I Will Sing of My Redeemer", as well as many other hymns from a variety of church traditions.
Hyfrydol - Orchestral Score and Parts (PDF)
This purchase includes an immediate download of the PDFs for the Conductor's Score and parts.
The score has fantastic additional brass and woodwind parts not heard in the audio demo. The audio demo will soon be re-recorded to include the new parts. If you would like a PDF preview of the score, send your request to firstname.lastname@example.org
The conductor's score is formatted for 11x17 paper and the parts are formatted for 8.5x11 paper but can can easily be scaled up for 9x12 paper.
A hard copy print version is available here: https://mattrileymusic.com/print-shop
Hyfrydol - Orchestral Score and Parts (PDF + Finale + Music XML + MIDI)
This purchase includes an immediate download of the PDF and Finale files for the orchestral score and parts. Finale 2014 or later is required to open the Finale file. If you have an older version of Finale or if you use Sibelius, Dorico or Logic X, you can import the score with the included MusicXML files. Most other music apps will be able to open the included MIDI file.
Hyfrydol (Come Thou Long Expected Jesus) - Violin Sheet Music
This digital download includes sheet music (PDF) for the Violin Solo (as heard in the recording). The reference recording (mp3) is also included. Note: the sheet music requires an advanced level of technical skill on the violin. Happy practicing!
Hyfrydol (Come Thou Long Expected Jesus) - Rhythm Section Sheet Music
This digital download includes the sheet music for rhythm section (PDF).
This rhythm chart features chord symbols over the simplified melody line as well as slash and rhythmic notation for piano, guitar, electric bass and drums to improvise over.
The reference recording (mp3) is also included.
Hyfrydol (Come Thou Long Expected Jesus) - Performance Accompaniment Track
The download includes a professionally recorded audio file rendered in high quality stereo for use as backing track. WAV format and mp3 included.
Credits: Production, arrangement, orchestration - Matt Riley
Recorded and Mixed by Geoff Walsh