What Next?

Long, long ago, you lost your song

Author: James Rowe
Tune: [Long, long ago, you lost your song]
Published in 10 hymnals

Author: James Rowe

Pseudonym: James S. Apple. James Rowe was born in England in 1865. He served four years in the Government Survey Office, Dublin Ireland as a young man. He came to America in 1890 where he worked for ten years for the New York Central & Hudson R.R. Co., then served for twelve years as superintendent of the Mohawk and Hudson River Humane Society. He began writing songs and hymns about 1896 and was a prolific writer of gospel verse with more than 9,000 published hymns, poems, recitations, and other works. Dianne Shapiro, from "The Singers and Their Songs: sketches of living gospel hymn writers" by Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (Chicago: The Rodeheaver Company, 1916) Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: Long, long ago, you lost your song
Title: What Next?
Author: James Rowe
Language: English
Refrain First Line: What next, what next, my friend
Publication Date: 1911
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 10 of 10)

Bells of Bethlehem #d65

Carols of Peace for Christian Work and Worship #d72

Encore #d92

Gospel Tidings, a Book of Select Gospel Songs #d62

New Victory #a110

Sacred Song Service #d63

The Guiding Star #d64

The Song Harvest #d95

Triumphant Hosannas #d76

Victory #110

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