EDEN CHURCH

EDEN CHURCH

Composer: Dale Wood
Published in 10 hymnals


Composer: Dale Wood

Dale Wood was born in Glendale, California, on February 13, 1934, of Finnish-Polish parentage (his father's last name was Wojtkiewiecz, which immigration authorities shortened to Wood). Dale grew up in Los Angeles and graduated from Franklin High School, where he was voted "most likely to succeed" in his class. Raised a Lutheran, his career as a composer was launched at age 13 when he won a national hymn-writing competition for the American Lutheran Church. His first choral anthem was accepted for publication one year later. His knowledge of music was immense, and his appreciation ran the gamut from classical to the Broadway stage. He admired composers from Leroy Anderson to Villa Lobos, and he was comfortably conversant with artists such a… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Title: EDEN CHURCH
Composer: Dale Wood
Meter: 8.7.8.7.8.7
Incipit: 12345 54551 75432
Key: c minor
Copyright: Tune © 1959, 1964, Schmitt, Hall & McCreary, c/o CPP/Telwin, Inc. International copyright secured. Made in USA. All rights reserved. Used by permission.

Instances

Instances (1 - 9 of 9)

Celebrating Grace Hymnal #248

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Moravian Book of Worship #392

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Moravian Book of Worship #692

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RitualSong (2nd ed.) #852

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RitualSong #778

Seventh-day Adventist Hymnal #235

Singing the New Testament #159

The Covenant Hymnal #576

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Trinity Hymnal (Rev. ed.) #47

Include 1 pre-1979 instance
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