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) #271

Children's Primary Hymn Book. 1st ed. #d24

Deseret Sunday School Songs #d63

Oriola #d60

Oriola #d61

Sabbath School Choir #d21

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Sabbath School Songs #17

Sunny-side Songs for Sunday Schools #d36

The Canadian Warbler #d40

The Children Sing #d31

The Songs of Zion, a Collection of Choice Songs #d53

Y.M.M.I.A. and Missionary Hymn and Tune Book #d12

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Zion's Praises (1st ed.) #175

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