b. 1980 Person Name: Tony E. Alonso, b. 1980 Hymnal Title: Gather (3rd ed.) Author of "God Sends Us Forth" in Gather (3rd ed.) Tony Alonso has published several collections of liturgical music and his music appears in many hymnals throughout the world. He has an Bachelor of Music degree from Northwestern University and a M.A. degree in theology from Loyola Marymount University.