Loring B. Barnes lived in the Boston area. He was a member of the Handel and Haydn Society of Boston for 20 years, serving as secretary for 15 years, and president for 4 years, and resigned in 1875. He compiled "The Congregational Harp" published by O. Ditson, Boston, in 1856. He also composed other songs.
Dianne Shapiro, from "A Dictionary of Musical Information," by John Weeks Moore, O. Ditson, Boston, c. 1876 Go to person page >