How I love my tender mother

How I love my tender mother

Author: Thomas Hastings
Published in 6 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: How I love my tender mother
Author: Thomas Hastings



Instances (1 - 6 of 6)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Hymns for Schools and Families #d211
Hymns for Schools and Families, Specailly Designed for the Children of the Church #565Page Scan
Mother's Nursery Songs. New ed. #d25
Plymouth Sabbath School Collection: or, Hymns and Tunes #87Page Scan
Songs for the Little Ones at Home #d71
The Mother's Nursery Songs #47Page Scan
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