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Go, tune thy voice to sacred song

Go, tune thy voice to sacred song

Author: Thomas Hastings
Tune: TAPPAN (Kingsley)
Published in 22 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: Go, tune thy voice to sacred song
Author: Thomas Hastings

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Instances (1 - 22 of 22)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Additional Hymns, Adopted by the General Synod of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church in North America, at their Session, June 1846, and authorized to be used in the churches under their care #2Page Scan
Church Melodies: collection of psalms and hymns, with appropriate music. For the use of congregations. #225Page Scan
Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs ancient and modern #582Page Scan
Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #556Page Scan
Selah: a collection of psalm and hymn tunes, introits, anthems, chants, motetts, choruses, etc. adapted to the use of classes, private circles, and worship assemblies #184bPage Scan
Selah: a collection of psalm and hymn tunes, introits, anthems, chants, motetts, choruses, etc. adapted to the use of classes, private circles, and worship assemblies #304bPage Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #716
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #716Tune InfoPage Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #716Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #716Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #716Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #716Page Scan
Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #441Page Scan
The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book: being "The Plymouth Collection" enlarged and adapted to the use of Baptist churches #556Page Scan
The Baptist Praise Book #449Page Scan
The Christian Psalmist; or, Watts' Psalms and Hymns: with copious selections from other sources; the whole carefully revised and arranged, with directions for musical expression #190Page Scan
The New Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in Baptist churches #588Page Scan
The New York Choralist: a new and copious collection of Psalm and hymn tunes adapted to all the various metres in general use with a large variety of anthems and set pieces #184Page Scan
The Praise Hymnary: a collection of sacred song #236Page Scan
The Psalmodist: a Choice Collection of Psalm and Hymn Tunes #d64
The Psalms and Hymns, with the Doctrinal Standards and Liturgy of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church in North America #H2Page Scan
The Sacred Lyre #d17



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