Please give today to support Hymnary.org during one of only two fund drives we run each year. Each month, Hymnary serves more than 1 million users from around the globe, thanks to the generous support of people like you, and we are so grateful. 

Tax-deductible donations can be made securely online using this link.

Alternatively, you may write a check to CCEL and mail it to:
Christian Classics Ethereal Library, 3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Lyften edra bufvud opp

Gl'd dig nu , du herren lilla barneskern

Author: A. L. Skoog
Tune: [Gläd dig nu, du herren lilla barneskara]
Published in 2 hymnals

Author: A. L. Skoog

Skoog, Andrew L. (Gunnarskog, Sweden, December 17, 1856 [sic]--October 30, 1934, Minneapolis, Minnesota). Evangelical Covenant. Son of pietists. Tailor's apprentice at 10. Family emigrated to St. Paul, Minn., when Andrew was 13. Only formal music training was 12 lessons on a melodeon. Organist, choir director, and Sunday School superintendent in Swedish Tabernacle, Minneapolis, 1886-1916. Co-editor of hymnals: Evangelii Basun I & II, 1881-1883; Lilla Basunen, 1890; and Jubelklangen, 1896. Was in editorial committee of Covenant's first three hymnals: Sions Basun, 1908; De Ungas Sångbok, 1914; and Mission Hymns, 1921. Editor and publisher of Gittit 1892-1908, a monthly choir journal with music; a series of ten bound volumes of choir selectio… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Gl'd dig nu , du herren lilla barneskern
Title: Lyften edra bufvud opp
Author: A. L. Skoog
Refrain First Line: Blicken opp
Copyright: Public Domain

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 2 of 2)

Lill Basunen, Innehallande Andliga Sanger #d22

Page Scan

Nya Psalmisten #615

Suggestions or corrections? Contact us