1818-1901
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June 30, 1818, Westminster, London, England.

February 4, 1901, London, England.

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Brother of John Hopkins, Edward began his musical career by singing in the choir at the Chapel Royal. He later played the organ at Mitcham, Surrey; St. Peter’s, Islington; and St. Luke’s, Berwick Street. In 1843, he became organist at the Temple Church in London, where he played over half a century. In 1882, the Archbishop of Canterbury awarded him an honorary Doctor of Music. His works include:

  1. Alleluia, Dulce Carmen
  2. Artavia
  3. Brent Tor
  4. Calm
  5. Culford
  6. Deva
  7. Children’s Voices
  8. Christmas Morn
  9. Ellers
  10. Every Morning
  11. Heber
  12. Nukapu
  13. Raphael
  14. Redcliff
  15. Shropshire
  16. St. Athanasius
  17. St. Hugh
  18. Tarring
  19. Wessex
  20. Wildersmouth

Hopkins’ burial place