Gladly meeting, kindly greeting

Gladly meeting, kindly greeting

Author: Thomas Hastings
Published in 20 hymnals

Author: Thomas Hastings

Hastings, Thomas, MUS. DOC., son of Dr. Seth Hastings, was born at Washington, Lichfield County, Connecticut, October 15, 1784. In 1786, his father moved to Clinton, Oneida Co., N. Y. There, amid rough frontier life, his opportunities for education were small; but at an early age he developed a taste for music, and began teaching it in 1806. Seeking a wider field, he went, in 1817, to Troy, then to Albany, and in 1823 to Utica, where he conducted a religious journal, in which he advocated his special views on church music. In 1832 he was called to New York to assume the charge of several Church Choirs, and there his last forty years were spent in great and increasing usefulness and repute. He died at New York, May 15, 1872. His aim was the… Go to person page >

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First Line: Gladly meeting, kindly greeting
Author: Thomas Hastings



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Chapel Treasures (Christ Chapel Sabbath-School, Lebanon, PA) #271Page Scan
Children's Primary Hymn Book. 1st ed. #d24
Deseret Sunday School Songs #d63
Fresh Laurels for the Sabbath School, A new and extensive collection of music and hymns. Prepared expressly for the Sabbath Schools, Etc. #25Page Scan
Hymns and Songs: Selected from Various Authors for the Primary Associationsof the Children of Zion. 1st ed. #d24
Hymns for the use of the Sabbath School of the Second Reformed Church, Albany N. Y. #214Page Scan
Maynard's Sabbath School Echo. 6th ed. of Maynard's Selected Sabbath School Hymns, with an Appendix #d49
Oriola #d60
Oriola #d61
Sabbath School Choir #d21
Sabbath School Songs #17Page Scan
Selected Songs: for the Primary Dept. of the Market Square Presbyterian Sunday School, Harrisburg, Pa. #d23
Sunny-side Songs for Sunday Schools #d36
The Canadian Warbler #d40
The Children Sing #d31
The Singing Book for Boys' and Girls' Meetings: a collection of easy songs and tunes #56Page Scan
The Songs of Zion, a Collection of Choice Songs #d53
Y.M.M.I.A. and Missionary Hymn and Tune Book #d12
Young Singer's Friend: or, the Lee Avenue collection of hymns and songs, sacred and secular, suitable for Sabbath schools, social circles, children's meetings, concerts, anniversaries, etc. #21Page Scan
Zion's Praises (1st ed.) #175Page Scan
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