Hail, sovereign love, who first began

Hail, sovereign love, who first began

Author: J. Brewer
Published in 3 hymnals

Author: J. Brewer

John Hyatt Brewer was an organist and composer; born in Brooklyn, New York, on January 18th 1856. For 7 years he was boy-soprano in various churches; and he was a vocal pupil of Walter, Cutler, and Wilder. He learned pianoforte and harmony from R. Navarro, and organ-playing under Diller, Caulfield, Whitely, and Dudley Buck (he was pupil of the latter for 5 years, in organ and composition). In 1871 Brewer began his career as organist at the City Park Chapel, passing to the Church of the Messiah (for 4 years), Clinton Avenue Congregational Church (for 4 years), and finally (in 1881) to the Lafayette Avenue Presbyterian Church as organist and director, which office he held at least until 1899. He was an active member of the New York Musical So… Go to person page >

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First Line: Hail, sovereign love, who first began
Author: J. Brewer

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Hymns of The Voice of Praise #d76
Psalms and Hymns for the Worship of God #d263
The Song Evangel #d59



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