ELLON

ELLON

Composer: George F. Root
Published in 22 hymnals


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Audio files: MIDI, Recording

Composer: George F. Root

Root, George F., MUS. DOC, born in Sheffield, Berkshire County, Mass., Aug. 30, 1820. He is much more widely known as a composer of popular music than as a hymn writer. Four of his hymns are in I. D. Sankey's Sacred Songs & Solos, 1878. Nos. 16, 100, 293, and 297. A sympathetic biographical sketch, with portrait, is in The Tonic Sol-Fa Reporter, Sep. 1886. He died Aug. 6, 1895. --John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)… Go to person page >

Tune Information

Composer: George F. Root
Meter: 7.6.7.6 D
Incipit: 51111 32112 21711
Key: F Major
Copyright: Public Domain

Instances

Instances (1 - 2 of 2)
Audio

Small Church Music #6066

生命聖詩 - Hymns of Life, 1986 #516

Include 20 pre-1979 instances
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