Ernest Y. L. Yang

Short Name: Ernest Y. L. Yang
Full Name: Yang, Ernest Y. L., 1899-1984
Birth Year: 1899
Death Year: 1984

Ernest Y. L. Yang (b. Wuxi,Jiangsu, China, 1899; d. China, 1984), served on the committee that prepared the interdenominational Chinese hymnbook Hymns of Universal Praise (1936). He wrote over two hundred hymns, including melodies, arrangements, translations, and original texts. Regarded as an outstanding musicologist in China, he is known especially for his important two-volume history of ancient music in China, Zhongkuo Gudai Yinyue Shigao (1944). A graduate of St. John's University in Shanghai and Guanghua University, Yang taught at Yanjing University, the National Conservatory of Music, and Jinling Women's University.

Psalter Hymnal Handbook, 1988


Texts by Ernest Y. L. Yang (5)sort descendingAsInstances
All people that on earth do dwellErnest Yang (Alterer (Chinese))2
Fount of love, our Savior GodErnest Y. L. Yang (Author)6
Friends of years with just one heartErnest Y. L. Yang (Author)3
Serving God with single heartErnest Y. L. Yang (Author)2
To the yearly seasonsErnest Y. L. Yang (Author)2

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