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Why that soul's commotion

Why that soul's commotion

Author: Thomas Hastings
Published in 17 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: Why that soul's commotion
Author: Thomas Hastings

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Instances (1 - 17 of 17)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
Church Melodies: collection of psalms and hymns, with appropriate music. For the use of congregations. #211Page Scan
Church Pastorals, hymns and tunes for public and social worship #331Page Scan
Cottage Melodies; a hymn and tune book, for prayer and social meetings and the home circle #333Page Scan
Prison Hymn Book #d405
Sacred Songs for Family and Social Worship: comprising the most approved spiritual hymns with chaste and popular tunes #99Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary, or Hymns and Tunes for Christian Worship #ad1284
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #501Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian worship #501Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary: or hymns and tunes for Christian Worship #501Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Baptist Ed.) #501Page Scan
Songs for the Sanctuary; or, Psalms and Hymns for Christian Worship (Words only) #501Page Scan
Songs of Zion Enlarged: a manual of the best and most popular hymns and tunes, for social and private devotion #85Page Scan
Songs of Zion: a manual of the best and most popular hymns and tunes, for social and private devotion #60Page Scan
The Church Hymn Book #d653
The Sacred Lyre #d77
The Wesleyan Sacred Harp: a collection of choice tunes and hymns for prayer class and camp meetings, choirs and congregational singing #217aPage Scan
The Wesleyan Sacred Harp: a collection of choice tunes and hymns for prayer class, and camp meetings, choirs, and congregational singing #217aPage Scan



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