Matthew Kingston

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Born: 1857

Died: 1930


Matthew Kingston was born in Birmingham, England, and trained at Lichfield Cathedral. He was organist of the Richmond Hill Congregational Church, Bournemouth; Bury St. Edmunds Parish Church; Romford Parish Church; St. Mary’s, Shortlands; and St. Luke’s, Hampstead. He also served as borough organist of Bournemouth. He died in London. His compositions include anthems, service music, and a few part-songs and songs.

List of choral works

Sacred works


  • Ho! Every one that thirsteth
  • Come unto me, all ye that labour
  • God so loved the world
  • Bless the Lord, O my soul
  • I will love thee, O Lord, my strength

Service music

  • Te Deum in A flat
  • Benedictus in A flat
  • Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis in A flat
  • Communion Service in A flat
  • Festal Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis in D

Secular works

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