Born: September 9, 1851, Blaenavon, Monmouth, Wales.
Died: December 4, 1932, Payson, Utah.
Buried: Payson, Utah.
At age nine, Huish emigrated with his mother and siblings to join his father in St. Louis, Missouri. In 1861, the family went to the Utah Territory and settled in Payson, where Huish worked in farming and ranching as a youth. He later ran general stores times in Moab, Utah; Eugene, Oregon; and Albuquerque, New Mexico. He also opened Huish Drug.
Huish was a composer, but was also trained in commercial photography, making some contributions in this field and operating the firm Huish and Hinshaw. They did most of their work in Utah and Arizona.
In 1880, Huish formed the "Huish Band" with his brothers Edward, Joseph, Frank… Go to person page >
Arranger: David Hugh Jones, 1900-?
David Hugh Jones (1900-1983)
Born: 1900, Jackson, Ohio.
Jones attended the Guilford Organ School, New York City (graduated 1920), and the American Conservatory, Fontainebleau, France, and received honorary degrees from Washington and Jefferson, and Beaver Colleges. In 1924, he became a Fellow of the American Guild of Organists. He played the organ at churches in Portsmouth and Dayton, Ohio; and in New York City, Rome, and Brooklyn, New York. From 1934 until retiring in 1979, he was the Miller Chapel organist and choir director at Princeton Theological Seminary, New Jersey. In 1937, he founded the seminary’s touring… Go to person page >
Tune Title: BACK TO ZIONFirst Line: Come, all ye sons of God, who have received the priesthoodComposer: David Hugh Jones, 1900-?; Orson Platt Hugh, 1851-1932Meter: 188.8.131.52Incipit: 51134 55666 65351Key: B♭ Major