Hugh Henry McGranahan, 1854-1931
Born: June 3, 1854, Jamestown, Pennsylvania.
Died: November 14, 1931, Jamestown, Pennsylvania.
Nephew of hymnist James McGranahan (and sometimes confused with his uncle of the same name, who lived 1825-1899), Hugh studied music under George Root & Horatio Palmer, & at the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston, Massachusetts. His career started by directing musical institute conventions. He later had charge of church choral unions in New York and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and headed the Music Department at Moody Bible Institute in Chicago for five years. After leaving the musical… Go to person page >
Display Title: Prepare Thy God to MeetFirst Line: On every side a voice I hearTune Title: MELBOURNEAuthor: Hugh H. McGranahanMeter: LMSource: Songs for Young People, by Edwin O. Excell (Cincinnati: Curts & Jennings, 1897)