Born: De­cem­ber 10, 1862, Hull, York­shire, Eng­land.

Died: Au­gust 30, 1926, Skir­laugh, York­shire, Eng­land.

Pseudonym: Colin Sterne (an an­a­gram of the let­ters from his name).

Originally plan­ning to be an en­gin­eer, Ni­chol switched his stu­dies to mu­sic, grad­u­at­ing from Ox­ford Un­i­ver­si­ty (BM 1888). Most of his hymn tunes were writ­ten for Sun­day School an­ni­ver­sar­ies.

Sources

Hymns

  1. We’ve a Story to Tell to the Na­tions

Music

  1. Brentwood
  2. Lowell

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