O Savior, lend a listening ear

O Savior, lend a listening ear

Author: Thomas Hastings
Published in 11 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: O Savior, lend a listening ear
Author: Thomas Hastings

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Instances (1 - 11 of 11)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Christian Hymn and Tune Book, for use in Churches, and for Social and Family Devotions #639Page Scan
Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs ancient and modern #584Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad818
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #718Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #718Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #718Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #718Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #718Page Scan
Songs of the Church: or, hymns and tunes for Christian worship #443Page Scan
The Christian Hymn Book: a compilation of psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, original and selected (Rev. and enl.) #945Page Scan
The New Laudes Domini: a selection of spiritual songs, ancient and modern for use in Baptist churches #703Page Scan
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