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BROUGHTON (Hastings)

BROUGHTON (Hastings)

Composer: Thomas Hastings
Published in 10 hymnals

Printable scores: MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI

Composer: 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 >

Tune Information

Title: BROUGHTON (Hastings)
Composer: Thomas Hastings
Meter: D
Incipit: 55543 32444 323
Key: E♭ Major
Copyright: Public Domain


The Presbyterian Book of Praise: approved and commended by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in Canada, with Tunes #P113b
Text: O Lord, my prayer hear


Instances (1 - 10 of 10)
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Hymns of the Christian Life. No. 3 #47

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Redemption Songs #254b

The Book of Praise #506b

The Christian Hymnary. Bks. 1-4 #526

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The Church Hymnal #547

The Hymnary of the United Church of Canada #235

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The Presbyterian Book of Praise #P113b

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The Presbyterian Book of Praise #287b

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The Presbyterian Book of Praise #461b

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