John Wainwright

Birth Year: 1723
Death Year: 1768
Notes: English composer. His only known musical publication is A Collection of Psalm Tunes, Anthems, Hymns, and Chants: it can be dated by an advertisement in the Manchester Mercury on 21 October 1766, The only item which is now in widespread use is one of the Christmas hymns, 'Christians, awake, salute the happy morn'


Title Alternate Title(s)
Christians Awake