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Maro Loomis Bartlett

Short Name: Maro Loomis Bartlett
Full Name: Bartlett, Maro Loomis, 1847-1919
Birth Year: 1847
Death Year: 1919

Bartlett was born on October 25, 1847 in Browhelm, Ohio. He was a chor­al con­duct­or, com­posed ma­ny pop­u­lar tunes, and wrote sev­er­al books on mu­sic. As of 1905, he was Di­rect­or of the Des Moines, Io­wa, Coll­ege of Mu­sic. He died in 1919 in Des Moines, Iowa.

Hughes, p. 307
Nutter, p. 453
Price, p. 195

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The publication Bartlett's Music Reader (1901) states that the editor, M.L. Bartlett, was "President of the Des Moines, Ia., Music College and formerly Teacher of Music in the Schools of New York City." This same M.L. Bartlett edited The Sunday School Serial.

--"Tina Schneider

Tunes by Maro Loomis Bartlett (12)sort descendingAsInstancesIncipit
[Judah's mountains heard the echo]Maro Lummis Bartlett (Composer)255123 33227 77
[Are we sowing seeds of kindness] (Bartlett)M. L. Bartlett (Composer)234554 56535 54354
[Call Jehovah thy salvation] (Bartlett)Maro Loomis Bartlett (Composer)235176 66513 27665
[Christ, the Lord, is risen today] (Bartlett)Maro L. Bartlett (Composer)255112 44332 43215
[Holy Father, hear my cry] (Bartlett)Maro L. Bartlett (Composer)355556 66666 71777
[Holy Spirit! hear us] (Bartlett)Maro Loomis Bartlett (Composer)112365 31166 51236
TEMPLE (Bartlett)Maro Loomis Bartlett (Composer)713454 32343 45676
[The Lord is in His holy temple] (Bartlett)M. L. Bartlett (Composer)655515 45653 3456
[The trees are crowned with glory]Maro Loomis Bartlett (Composer)111355 65342 54311
[There's a wideness in God's mercy] (Bartlett)M. L. Bartlett (Composer)234517 65311 54332
[They'll never cross the valleys]Maro L. Bartlett (Composer)453332 11112 16555
[We plough the fields and scatter] (Bartlett)Maro L. Bartlett (Composer)251122 43324 32334

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