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

Feb­ru­a­ry 4, 1901, Lon­don, Eng­land.

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Edward was the bro­ther of John Hop­kins.

He 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. Midian
  13. Nukapu
  14. Papworth
  15. Raphael
  16. Redcliff
  17. Shropshire
  18. St. Ath­a­na­si­us
  19. St. Hugh
  20. Tarring
  21. Temple
  22. Wessex
  23. Wildersmouth

Hopkins’ bur­i­al place