DID YOU THINK TO PRAY

DID YOU THINK TO PRAY

Composer: W. O. Perkins
Published in 34 hymnals


Printable scores: PDF, MusicXML
Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Composer: W. O. Perkins

William Oscar Perkins DMus USA 1831-1902. Born at Stockbridge, VT, older brother of Henry, and the son of musical parents (both singers) he was trained musically, primarly by his father. He attended the Kimball Union Academy, Meriden, NH, then studied music in Boston, MA, London, England, and Milan, Italy. He settled in Boston, MA, and founded a music academy, where he taught music. He published a number of hymnals in Boston, then moved to New York City. He was awarded an honorary doctorate of music degree in 1879 by Hamilton College. He wrote 19 books (1861-1897), including a history of the war in South Africa (1900). He published 33 hymnals 1859-1882). In 1870 he published ”The Chorister”, his 400-page music collection for ch… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: DID YOU THINK TO PRAY
Composer: W. O. Perkins
Meter: 8.5.8.8.5+i
Incipit: 33432 15133 43222
Key: F Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Arrangements

Organ Solo

  • Hymns of Devotion: Preludes for Organ Volume One
    Composer/Editor Larry Beebe
    Published By: Larice Music Corporation (1995) pp. 15
  • A Treasury of Gospel Favorites for Organ
    Composer/Editors Eugene McCluskey; Roger C. Wilson
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1975) pp. 34

Piano Solo

  • Amazing Grace: For the Piano
    Composer/Editor Sharron Lyon
    Published By: Broadman Press (1988) pp. 27
  • Rob Roy Perry's Gospel Hymn Pianist
    Composer/Editor Rob Roy Peery
    Published By: Lorenz Publishing Company (1956) pp. 50
  • Piano Hymnscriptions: Familiar Hymns and Sacred Songs: Books 1 and 2 Combined
    Composer/Editor Wilda Jackson Auld
    Published By: Lillenas Publishing Company (1954) pp. 3
  • The Church Pianist: 32 Arrangements of Appropriate Selections
    Composer/Editor Alma Ingram
    Published By: The Standard Publishing Company (1936) pp. 16

Media

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #816
  • Four-part harmony, full-score (PDF, NWC)
The Cyber Hymnal #1226
Text: Did You Think to Pray?
  • Adobe Acrobat image (PDF)
  • Noteworthy Composer score (NWC)
  • XML score (XML)

Instances

Instances (1 - 8 of 8)
ScoreAudio

Christian Classics Ethereal Hymnary #816

TextPage Scan

Hymns of Faith #97

Page Scan

Sacred Selections for the Church #54

Audio

Small Church Music #5925

Soul-stirring Songs and Hymns (Rev. ed.) #361

TextScoreAudio

The Cyber Hymnal #1226

Text

Timeless Truths #178

Text

生命聖詩 - Hymns of Life, 1986 #435

Include 26 pre-1979 instances
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