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HYMNQUEST SOFTWARE

HymnQuest 17.2 is the latest release in the worship planning software resource from The Pratt Green Trust and provides a fast and intuitive search facility for churches, schools, leaders of worship, publishers, researchers and anyone interested in hymns and songs, to find exactly what they want at the click of a mouse.

The software runs natively on both Microsoft Windows PCs and Apple Mac OS X computers.

Please note that for copyright reasons HymnQuest is only available for sale in the UK & Eire.

A new dedicated Online App (HymnQuest Online) accessible from the menu above, enables a free search facility from PCs, laptops, tablets or smartphone devices.


Features

Availability

Desktop (PC & Mac)

Tablet/SmartPhone 
(Android & Apple iOS)

INDEXES: First lines, Tune names, Authors, Composers, Themes, Bible References, Lectionary, Metres, Hymnbooks, Copyright Administrators 

Full Text Searches

View/Play Opening Melodies 

Full Music Tunes (Public Domain)

View Full Texts

Copy Full Texts

Print /Export to PowerPoint Full Texts

Virtual Keyboard Search

Offline Use

My Books/My Favourites Filters

ONLINE

Free

Worldwide

PDF

12,000 (Public Domain only)

Public Domain

LITE

£25

Per annum

UK & Eire

Enhanced ONLINE Login

PDF & Sibelius

34,000 

Public Domain

Public Domain

Buy

COPYRIGHT LICENCE USERS' EDITION

£50

per annum

UK & Eire (CCLI/Calamus (One License) holders)

Enahanced ONLINE Login

PDF & Sibelius

34,000

Buy

INDEXES

Texts
First Lines & Choruses; Authors & Sources; Bible References; Lectionary; Themes
Tunes
Tune Names; Composers & Sources;  Metres
Other
Hymnbooks; Copyright Administrators

DATA

  • 34,000 full hymn texts
  • 48,000 first lines, choruses and antiphons
  • 27,900 tune names
  • 25,600 opening melodies
  • 1,300 Full tunes (PDF & Sibelius formats)
  • 9,000 authors and composers
  • 190,000 references to over 2,900 themes
  • 150,000 biblical references
  • 255,000 book references to 520+ books
  • 4,700 author & composer biographical notes
  • 1080 author & composer pictures

SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

Windows

  • 2.33GHz or faster x86-compatible processor, or Intel Atom 1.6GHz or faster processor for netbook class devices
  • Microsoft Windows 7, 8 or 10
  • 512MB of RAM (1GB recommended)

Mac OS X

  • Intel Core Duo 1.83GHz or faster processor
  • Mac OS X v10.6, v10.7, v10.8, v10.9 or higher
  • 512MB of RAM (1GB recommended)

Either Operating System:

  • 202MB of available hard disk space
  • Internet connection (optional) together with Adobe Acrobat Reader to view/download the full music
  • A Soundcard (optional) to hear the hymn tunes and Virtual Keyboard

SEARCH FACILITIES

HymnQuest provides fast, sophisticated searching facilities, enabling users to search for words, phrases, dates and names. All searches can be limited to cover specific hymn and song books, allowing you to narrow down the results to books you have access to in your church or school.

A unique search facility of HymnQuest, is being able to search for tunes based on their opening notes.

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