BETLEHEMS STJÄRNA

BETLEHEMS STJÄRNA

Composer: A. L. Skoog, 1856-1934
Published in 2 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF
Audio files: Recording

Composer: A. L. Skoog, 1856-1934

Skoog, Andrew L. (Gunnarskog, Sweden, December 17, 1856 [sic]--October 30, 1934, Minneapolis, Minnesota). Evangelical Covenant. Son of pietists. Tailor's apprentice at 10. Family emigrated to St. Paul, Minn., when Andrew was 13. Only formal music training was 12 lessons on a melodeon. Organist, choir director, and Sunday School superintendent in Swedish Tabernacle, Minneapolis, 1886-1916. Co-editor of hymnals: Evangelii Basun I & II, 1881-1883; Lilla Basunen, 1890; and Jubelklangen, 1896. Was in editorial committee of Covenant's first three hymnals: Sions Basun, 1908; De Ungas Sångbok, 1914; and Mission Hymns, 1921. Editor and publisher of Gittit 1892-1908, a monthly choir journal with music; a series of ten bound volumes of choir selectio… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: BETLEHEMS STJÄRNA
Composer: A. L. Skoog, 1856-1934
Meter: 9.10.10.11 with refrain
Key: C Major

Instances

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Audio

Small Church Music #4760

The Covenant Hymnal #193

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