Come, Sing a Home and Family

Author: Alan J. Hommerding

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First Line: Come, sing a home and family
Title: Come, Sing a Home and Family
Author: Alan J. Hommerding
Meter: D
Language: English
Publication Date: 2011
Copyright: © 1994, World Library Publications



FOREST GREEN is an English folk tune associated with the ballad "The Ploughboy's Dream." Ralph Vaughan Williams (PHH 316) turned FOREST GREEN into a hymn tune for The English Hymnal (1906), using it as a setting for "O Little Town of Bethlehem." Shaped in rounded bar form (AABA), FOREST GREEN has th…

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CAROL (Willis)


ST. MICHAEL'S is an anonymous tune first published by William Gawler (b. Lambeth, London, England, 1750; d. London, 1809) in 1789 in his London collection Hymns and Psalms Used at the Asylum for Female Orphans (1785-1789). Gawler was organist at the Asylum of Refuge for French Orphans in Lambeth, th…

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