Long long ago you lost your song

Long long ago you lost your song

Author: James Rowe
Published in 9 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
Author: James Rowe
Refrain First Line: What next, what next, my friend



Instances (1 - 9 of 9)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Bells of Bethleham #d65
Carols of Peace for Christian Work and Worship #d72
Encore: a Collection of Tried and Proven Songs #d92
Gospel Tidings, a Book of Select Gospel Songs #d62
Sacred Song Service #d63
The Guiding Star #d64
The Song Harvest #d95
Triumphant Hosannas #d76
Victory for Christian Work and Worship #d66
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