Hark, the Spirit whispers low

Hark, the Spirit whispers low

Author: William F. Sherwin
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: William F. Sherwin

Sherwin, William Fisk, an American Baptist, was born at Buckland, Massachusetts, March 14,1826. His educational opportunities, so far as schools were concerned, were few, but he made excellent use of his time and surroundings. At fifteen he went to Boston and studied music under Dr. Mason: In due course he became a teacher of vocal music, and held several important appointments in Massachusetts; in Hudson and Albany, New York County, and then in New York City. Taking special interest in Sunday Schools, he composed carols and hymn-tunes largely for their use, and was associated with the Rev. R. Lowry and others in preparing Bright Jewels, and other popular Sunday School hymn and tune books. A few of his melodies are known in Great Britain th… Go to person page >

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First Line: Hark, the Spirit whispers low
Author: William F. Sherwin

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Instances

Instances (1 - 4 of 4)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Echoes from Zion: for the prayer meeting, camp-meeting, family circle, and all seasons of religious interest #19Page Scan
Prayer and Praise Book #d48
Songs of Grace and Glory #16aPage Scan
The Calvary Selection of Spiritual Songs: with music for use in social meetings. #260Page Scan
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